|Rank||Country||Current Account Balance (US$)|
|13||United Arab Emirates||52,670,001,152|
|51||Congo, Republic of the||638,200,000|
|52||Trinidad and Tobago||414,100,000|
|54||British Virgin Islands||362,600,000|
|65||Micronesia, Federated States of||-34,300,000|
|71||Sao Tome and Principe||-59,000,000|
|78||Saint Kitts and Nevis||-133,100,000|
|79||Central African Republic||-133,800,000|
|82||Antigua and Barbuda||-164,800,000|
|85||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||-207,700,000|
|118||Bosnia and Herzegovina||-939,500,032|
|148||Papua New Guinea||-2,396,000,000|
|151||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||-2,544,000,000|
Definition: This entry records a country's net trade in goods and services, plus net earnings from rents, interest, profits, and dividends, and net transfer payments (such as pension funds and worker remittances) to and from the rest of the world during the period specified. These figures are calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Current Account Balance map
IMF projects Bhutan’s growth rate at 11 per cent in 2017-18
Financial Express - 6/30/2016 4:51:01 AM
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Firstpost - 6/28/2016 3:30:28 PM
The State of the World's Children', UNICEF's annual flagship report ... for around half of these and South Asia for another third. The report said five countries will account for more than half of the global burden of under-five deaths -- India ...
Brexit Will Put the U.S. Back Atop the World GDP Rankings
The Wall Street Journal Blogs - 6/29/2016 9:24:13 AM
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Economic Times - 6/28/2016 7:55:20 PM
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Africa: World Bank Report - Rwanda Tops Africa in Policy, Institutional Reforms
AllAfrica - 6/29/2016 8:34:06 AM
World Bank Chief Economist for Africa. He added: "Urgent action is needed as more countries are facing downward pressure on the current account and fiscal balances, declining reserve positions, depreciating currencies, higher inflation, and rising debt ...
UN: Poverty and Early Deaths Await Millions of World's Disadvantaged Children
Student Operated Press - 6/29/2016 12:30:20 PM
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Oil fall tips Opec current account into deficit in 2015
Trade Arabia - 6/23/2016 12:58:55 PM
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UNICEF released the State of the World's Children 2016 Report
Jagran Josh - 6/29/2016 11:33:04 AM
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Preventable Child Deaths Not Always Linked to Poorest Countries: UNICEF
Inter Press Service - 6/29/2016 2:21:53 AM
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CNBC - 6/26/2016 11:53:55 PM
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Exploring The Current Account In The Balance Of Payments
Investopedia - 10/18/2014 7:59:17 PM
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Poverty, illiteracy and early deaths await world’s most disadvantaged children: UNICEF
Sierra Express Media - 6/29/2016 2:50:30 AM
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Yedlin: The world is shifting to increased use of low carbon fuels
Canada - 6/29/2016 5:56:37 AM
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Remarks by World Bank Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer Sri Mulyani Indrawati at the Bretton Woods Committee
The World Bank - 6/26/2016 11:53:55 PM
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