Germany - Current account balance

Current account balance (BoP, current US$)

The latest value for Current account balance (BoP, current US$) in Germany was $203,640,000,000 as of 2011. Over the past 6 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $248,783,000,000 in 2007 and $140,216,000,000 in 2005.

Definition: Current account balance is the sum of net exports of goods and services, net primary income, and net secondary income. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.

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Year Value
2005 $140,216,000,000
2006 $182,352,000,000
2007 $248,783,000,000
2008 $226,272,000,000
2009 $198,096,000,000
2010 $200,708,000,000
2011 $203,640,000,000

Current account balance (% of GDP)

Current account balance (% of GDP) in Germany was 5.66 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 6 years was 7.48 in 2007, while its lowest value was 5.07 in 2005.

Definition: Current account balance is the sum of net exports of goods and services, net primary income, and net secondary income.

Source: International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

See also:

Year Value
2005 5.07
2006 6.28
2007 7.48
2008 6.24
2009 6.01
2010 6.11
2011 5.66

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments