United States Current Account 1960-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The United States recorded a Current Account deficit of 98500 USD Million in the second quarter of 2014. Current Account in the United States averaged -44467.37 USD Million from 1960 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 9957 USD Million in the first quarter of 1991 and a record low of -216063 USD Million in the third quarter of 2006. Current Account in the United States is reported by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis.

   
 
 

United States Current Account


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-98500.00 -102100.00 9957.00 -216063.00 1960 - 2014 USD Million Quarterly
Current Account is the sum of the balance of trade (exports minus imports of goods and services), net factor income (such as interest and dividends) and net transfer payments (such as foreign aid). This page provides - United States Current Account - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - United States Current Account - was last refreshed on Friday, October 31, 2014.

Calendar GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-12-17 01:30 PM United States
Current Account
Q3 2013 $-94.84B $-98.9B $-100.90B $ -97.1B
2014-03-19 12:30 PM United States
Current Account
Q4 2013 $ -81.1B $-96.4B (R) $ -87.4B $ -92.1B
2014-06-18 01:30 PM United States
Current Account
Q1 2014 $ -111.16B $ -87.3B (R) $ -96.9B $ -81.2B
2014-09-17 01:30 PM United States
Current Account
Q2 2014 $ -98.5B $ -102.1B (R) $ -114.6B $ -96.8B
2014-12-17 01:30 PM United States
Current Account
Q3 2014 $ -98.5B $ -96.8B


United States Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -40109.00 -40321.00 1946.00 -67823.00 USD Million [+]
Exports 198459.00 198025.00 198459.00 772.00 USD Million [+]
Imports 238568.00 238346.00 239858.00 577.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account -98500.00 -102100.00 9957.00 -216063.00 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -2.30 -2.70 0.20 -6.00 Percent [+]
External Debt 16940277.00 -4782773.00 16940277.00 -4782773.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 97.67 98.10 167.10 91.05 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment -117086.00 75453.00 140759.00 -117086.00 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows 74547.00 60200.00 272938.00 -153035.00 USD Million [+]
Net Long Term Tic Flows 52100.00 -18600.00 139697.00 -72882.00 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 8133.46 8133.46 8149.05 8133.46 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 8537.00 8531.00 10044.00 3983.00 BBL/D/1K [+]