Belgium - Current account balance (% of GDP)

Current account balance (% of GDP) in Belgium was 0.10 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 14 years was 4.49 in 2002, while its lowest value was -1.08 in 2009.

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
2002 4.49
2003 3.38
2004 3.08
2005 1.99
2006 1.84
2007 1.49
2008 -0.83
2009 -1.08
2010 1.65
2011 -1.04
2012 -0.05
2013 -0.30
2014 -0.88
2015 -0.15
2016 0.10

Periodicity: Annual

General Comments: Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards.

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Balance of payments