|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
Current Account Balance Update Indonesia: Deficit is Improving
indonesia-investments.com - 10/21/2016 10:07:58 AM
This is good news as a wide (and structural) current account deficit is considered a financial weakness because it means the country is building up liabilities to the rest of the world ... in Indonesia's current account balance is caused by the rising ...
July-September: Current account deficit widens 136%
The Express Tribune - 10/20/2016 8:46:15 PM
With the difference of exports and imports being the biggest determinant of the current account balance, a deficit/surplus reflects whether a country is a net borrower/lender with respect to the rest of the world. The 136% increase means the deficit more ...
Current account deficit surges by 136 percent in Q1
Business Recorder - 10/21/2016 6:54:42 AM
The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Thursday revealed that the country''s current account balance posted a deficit of $1.368 billion in July-September of FY17 compared to $579 million in the same period of last fiscal year (FY16), depicting an increase of 136 ...
Iran’s current account balance positive: IMF
Tehran Times - 10/9/2016 5:50:11 AM
According to the IMF’s report, Iran’s account balance is forecasted to be 4.2 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) in 2016. The figure was 2.1 percent in 2015 and is anticipated to be 3.3 percent of GDP in 2017. The report also put the country’s ...
Economics: What is the current account balance of every country in the world, summed up?
www.quora.com - 4/23/2015 11:55:39 PM
In theory, zero. All current account deficits should be balanced out by current account surpluses. Due to reporting/estimation errors, fraud, and rounding, in practice not so. The sum was negative for a while, but in the mid 2000s it turned positive.
The World's Loathsome Bank
The Phuket News - 10/22/2016 4:01:43 AM
Whether related to the financial crisis, or not, HSBC Offshore banks in the British Isles raised their minimum current account balance from GBP ... accounts all over the world for closure. Account holders in these countries have banked with HSBC for ...
The current account deficit and what it means for Brexit Britain
Reuters - 10/19/2016 9:05:55 AM
LONDON Britain has long relied on foreigners to fund a big deficit in its balance of payments ... something that could limit the country's access to the bloc's single market. The current account deficit is actually expected to narrow from recent record ...
Current account in deficit of Rs 11.12bn
Himalayan Times - 10/22/2016 4:44:40 AM
the current account had slipped into a deficit of Rs 2.32 billion because of decline in remittance and foreign grants, from a surplus of Rs 8.15 billion in the same period of fiscal 2015-16. Similarly, the overall balance of payments (BoP) recorded a ...
Exploring The Current Account In The Balance Of Payments
Investopedia - 10/18/2014 7:59:17 PM
The balance of the current account tells us if a country has a deficit or ... A surplus is indicative of an economy that is a net creditor to the rest of the world. It shows how much a country is saving as opposed to investing. What this means is that ...
The balance sheet on immigration
Financial Times - 10/21/2016 10:07:58 AM
But crucially missing from the current debate is how migration ... the remittances of overseas workers to developing countries amounted to nearly $450bn, three times official development assistance going to the developing world. World Bank research ...
Greece’s current account surplus narrows in August as services surplus declines
econotimes.com - 10/21/2016 9:53:39 AM
According to the Bank of Greece, the country’s current account surplus dropped by EUR 379 million year-on-year. The narrowing in the surplus is mainly due to the decline in surplus of services balance and because of the decline in the secondary and ...
Components of Balance of Payments: (1) Current Account; (2) Capital Account
yourarticlelibrary.com - 10/14/2016 2:45:18 AM
Current account refers ... is known as balance of trade (or trade balance). It includes a large variety of non- factor services (known as invisible items) sold and purchased by the residents of a country, to and from the rest of the world.
Current Account Balance By Country
www.quandl.com - 7/14/2013 11:58:13 PM
This page shows Current Account Balance ... the Country Page icon to see a collection of 65+ economic, demographic and societal indicators for that country. Countries are grouped by region. A single sortable table showing all the countries of the world ...
Balance of Payment, Current Account, Capital Account
termpaperwarehouse.com - 8/30/2016 7:13:25 AM
Balance of payments: The balance of payments of a country is the record ... net income from abroad and net current transfers. A positive current account balance indicates that the nation is a net lender to the rest of the world, while a negative current ...
Work-life balance: Why the US continues to trail other countries
weforum.org - 10/19/2016 9:34:33 AM
In terms of life-work balance, the OECD ranks the U.S. 30th out of the 38 countries included in its index ... for Equitable Growth used data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics Current Population Survey to show that the problem of overwork in America ...