Ukraine Current Account to GDP

Ukraine recorded a Current Account deficit of 9.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Ukraine is reported by the World Bank. Current Account to GDP in Ukraine averaged -0.75 Percent from 1992 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 10.60 Percent in 2004 and a record low of -9.20 Percent in 2013. The Current account balance as a percent of GDP provides an indication on the level of international competitiveness of a country. Usually, countries recording a strong current account surplus have an economy heavily dependent on exports revenues, with high savings ratings but weak domestic demand. On the other hand, countries recording a current account deficit have strong imports, a low saving rates and high personal consumption rates as a percentage of disposable incomes. This page provides - Ukraine Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
-9.20 -5.90 10.60 -9.20 -7.90 | 2013/12 1992 - 2013 Percent Yearly

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Ukraine Current Account to GDP
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Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Balance of Trade -124.60 2014-02-28 -142.80 688.00 -2364.90 -1356.85 2014-02-28 USD Million [+]
Current Account -4942.00 2013-11-15 -5894.00 2337.00 -5894.00 -5920.63 2014-03-31 USD Million [+]
Exports 4713.20 2014-02-28 4388.60 7616.80 1215.20 4767.68 2014-02-28 USD Million [+]
External Debt 142520.00 2013-12-31 137722.00 142520.00 23811.00 140907.15 2014-03-31 USD Million [+]
Imports 4837.90 2014-02-28 4531.40 8822.90 1025.20 5651.45 2014-02-28 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -9.20 2013-12-31 -5.90 10.60 -9.20 -7.90 2013-12-31 Percent [+]
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Current Account to GDP | Notes
The Current account balance as a percent of GDP provides an indication on the level of international competiveness of a country. Usually, countries recording a strong current account surplus have an economy heavily dependent on exports revenues, with high savings ratings but weak domestic demand. On the other hand, countries recording a current account deficit have strong imports, a low saving rates and high personal consumption rates as a percentage of disposable incomes.


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