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.

   
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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 Thursday, November 27, 2014.

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


United States Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -43030.00 -39990.00 1946.00 -67823.00 USD Million [+]
Exports 195590.00 198570.00 198570.00 772.00 USD Million [+]
Imports 238620.00 238568.00 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 16940277.00 16940277.00 -4782773.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 97.27 97.67 167.10 91.05 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment -117086.00 75453.00 140759.00 -117086.00 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows -55563.00 44765.00 272938.00 -153035.00 USD Million [+]
Net Long Term Tic Flows 164299.00 52068.00 164299.00 -72882.00 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 8133.46 8133.46 8149.05 8133.46 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 8648.00 8537.00 10044.00 3983.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Tourist Arrivals 8381604.00 7342650.00 8381604.00 2095665.00 Persons [+]


Current Account Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia -13742.00 May/14 -7804.00 295.00 -20891.00 AUD Million [+]
Brazil -8130.00 Oct/14 -7907.00 3068.40 -11529.50 USD Million [+]
Canada -11871.00 May/14 -12029.00 12223.00 -19565.00 CAD Million [+]
China 815.00 Aug/14 734.41 1330.85 -8.96 USD Hundred Million [+]
Euro Area 31.00 Sep/14 17.40 32.91 -26.95 EUR Billion [+]
France -1176.00 Sep/14 -3686.00 4784.00 -7197.00 EUR Million [+]
Germany 22300.00 Sep/14 10500.00 23613.00 -9353.00 EUR Million [+]
India -7.80 May/14 -1.20 7.36 -31.86 USD Billion [+]
Indonesia -6835.90 Aug/14 -8689.00 3795.00 -10133.00 USD Million [+]
Italy 636.00 Sep/14 2312.00 19332.70 -11387.00 EUR Million [+]
Japan 963.00 Sep/14 287.10 3360.40 -1586.10 JPY Billion [+]
Mexico -2702.33 Aug/14 -7653.81 2173.78 -7908.41 USD Million [+]
Netherlands 20656.00 Feb/14 14853.00 22035.80 -2389.10 EUR Million [+]
Russia 11400.00 Aug/14 14120.00 39494.00 -3637.00 USD Million [+]
South Korea 9010.00 Oct/14 7410.00 11107.90 -3756.80 USD Million [+]
Spain 1290.00 Aug/14 1403.00 3072.00 -12219.92 EUR Million [+]
Switzerland 14872.19 May/14 14334.58 28384.74 -7228.00 CHF million [+]
Turkey -2224.00 Sep/14 -2770.00 1132.00 -9460.00 USD Million [+]
United Kingdom -23096.00 May/14 -20500.00 2752.00 -23519.00 GBP Million [+]
United States -98500.00 May/14 -102100.00 9957.00 -216063.00 USD Million [+]