Yemen Current Account to GDP 2003-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Yemen recorded a Current Account deficit of 4.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2013. Current Account to GDP in Yemen averaged -1.90 Percent from 2003 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 4 Percent in 2005 and a record low of -8.80 Percent in 2009. Current Account to GDP in Yemen is reported by the Central Bank of Yemen.

   
 
 

Yemen Current Account to GDP


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-4.50 -1.00 4.00 -8.80 2003 - 2013 Percent Yearly
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 - Yemen Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Yemen Current Account to GDP - was last refreshed on Sunday, October 26, 2014.

Yemen Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -2914.30 -3546.20 1700.30 -3546.20 USD Million [+]
Exports 9593.56 8545.43 9671.31 4.37 USD Million [+]
Imports 15348.67 14060.22 15348.67 80.80 USD Million [+]
Current Account -1530.50 -334.60 1336.60 -2564.90 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -4.50 -1.00 4.00 -8.80 Percent [+]
Gold Reserves 1.56 1.56 1.56 1.56 Tonnes [+]