Nigeria Forecast: Current Account Balance

1980 - 2027 | Yearly | USD bn | International Monetary Fund

Key information about Nigeria Forecast: Current Account Balance

  • Nigeria Current Account Balance is forecasted to be -5.534 USD bn in Dec 2022 as reported by International Monetary Fund.
  • It records a decrease from the last reported number of -3.712 USD bn in Dec 2021.
  • Looking ahead, Nigeria Current Account Balance is projected to stand at -6.402 USD bn in Dec 2027.
  • The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: BPM6: Current Account: USD.

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Nigeria Forecast: Current Account Balance

What is Nigeria's Forecast: Current Account Balance in 2027?

Nigeria Current Account Balance is forecasted to be -5.534 USD bn in Dec 2022 as reported by International Monetary Fund. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-6.402 2027 -6.379 2026 -16.976 2020 36.529 2005 USD bn yearly 1980 - 2027

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (USD bn) 2.247 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Albania (USD bn) -1.824 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Algeria (USD bn) -11.509 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Andorra (USD bn) 0.810 2027 yearly 2019 - 2027
Angola (USD bn) -0.421 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Antigua and Barbuda (USD bn) -0.226 2027 yearly 2014 - 2027
Argentina (USD bn) 4.479 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Armenia (USD bn) -1.221 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Aruba (USD bn) 0.051 2027 yearly 1999 - 2027
Australia (USD bn) -3.053 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Austria (USD bn) 13.349 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Azerbaijan (USD bn) 13.724 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Bahamas (USD bn) -0.842 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bahrain (USD bn) 0.895 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bangladesh (USD bn) -14.803 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Barbados (USD bn) -0.269 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Belarus (USD bn) -0.644 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Belgium (USD bn) 13.038 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Belize (USD bn) -0.193 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Benin (USD bn) -1.133 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bhutan (USD bn) 0.006 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bolivia (USD bn) -2.273 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD bn) -1.141 2027 yearly 1998 - 2027
Botswana (USD bn) 0.886 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Brazil (USD bn) -52.376 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Brunei (USD bn) 2.668 2027 yearly 1981 - 2027
Bulgaria (USD bn) -0.116 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Burkina Faso (USD bn) -1.429 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Burundi (USD bn) -0.584 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Cambodia (USD bn) -3.855 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Cameroon (USD bn) -2.366 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Canada (USD bn) -51.026 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Cape Verde (USD bn) -0.168 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Central African Republic (USD bn) -0.210 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Chad (USD bn) -1.114 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Chile (USD bn) -11.499 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
China (USD bn) 120.073 2027 yearly 1997 - 2027
Colombia (USD bn) -17.933 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Comoros (USD bn) -0.133 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Congo (USD bn) 0.397 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Costa Rica (USD bn) -2.264 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Croatia (USD bn) 1.947 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Cyprus (USD bn) -2.163 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Czech Republic (USD bn) -1.946 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Democratic Republic of Congo (USD bn) -0.128 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Denmark (USD bn) 33.743 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Djibouti (USD bn) 0.090 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Dominica (USD bn) -0.112 2027 yearly 2014 - 2027
Dominican Republic (USD bn) -3.382 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ecuador (USD bn) 2.865 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Egypt (USD bn) -16.426 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
El Salvador (USD bn) -1.887 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Equatorial Guinea (USD bn) -0.679 2027 yearly 1987 - 2027
Eritrea (USD bn) 0.396 2027 yearly 1993 - 2027
Estonia (USD bn) -0.224 2027 yearly 1993 - 2027
Swaziland (USD bn) 0.020 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ethiopia (USD bn) -6.430 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Fiji (USD bn) -0.616 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Finland (USD bn) -1.630 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
France (USD bn) -30.343 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Gabon (USD bn) -0.469 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Gambia (USD bn) -0.294 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Georgia (USD bn) -1.887 2027 yearly 1995 - 2027
Germany (USD bn) 369.259 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ghana (USD bn) -3.522 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Greece (USD bn) -7.449 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Grenada (USD bn) -0.195 2027 yearly 2014 - 2027
Guatemala (USD bn) 0.614 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Guinea (USD bn) -2.089 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Guinea-Bissau (USD bn) -0.091 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Guyana (USD bn) 4.538 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Haiti (USD bn) -0.200 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Honduras (USD bn) -1.656 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD bn) 35.278 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Hungary (USD bn) 1.584 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Iceland (USD bn) 0.317 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
India (USD bn) -127.967 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Indonesia (USD bn) -28.066 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Iran (USD bn) 9.784 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Iraq (USD bn) 5.649 2027 yearly 2001 - 2027
Ireland (USD bn) 49.864 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Israel (USD bn) 14.758 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Italy (USD bn) 75.711 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Ivory Coast (USD bn) -3.941 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Jamaica (USD bn) -0.832 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Japan (USD bn) 202.021 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Jordan (USD bn) -1.943 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kazakhstan (USD bn) -5.754 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Kenya (USD bn) -7.699 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kiribati (USD bn) 0.028 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
South Korea (USD bn) 94.181 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kosovo (USD bn) -0.775 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Kuwait (USD bn) 34.812 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Kyrgyzstan (USD bn) -0.717 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Laos (USD bn) -1.575 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Latvia (USD bn) -0.141 2027 yearly 1992 - 2027
Lebanon (USD bn) -3.876 2020 yearly 1980 - 2020
Lesotho (USD bn) -0.152 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Liberia (USD bn) -0.739 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Libya (USD bn) 2.305 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -5,434.321 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
National Government Debt (USD mn) 84,984.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 20.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (NGN bn) 53,826.479 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (NGN bn) 173,827.955 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (NGN bn) 28,821.587 2027 yearly 1990 - 2027
Gross Federation Account Revenue (NGN bn) 2,844.730 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Federal Govt Balance (NGN bn) -2,232.330 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Federal Govt Expenditure: Recurrent (NGN bn) 2,627.830 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Federal Govt Revenue (NGN bn) 1,265.340 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Federal Govt Expenditure: Capital (NGN bn) 745.710 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Federal Govt Expenditure (NGN bn) 3,497.670 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Gross Federation Account Revenue: Oil (NGN bn) 1,115.170 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Government Debt: Domestic (NGN bn) 19,242.557 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 1.626 2027 yearly 1991 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) 204.3 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 4,194.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 47.2 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 89,277.166 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,579.306 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 585.807 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 3,989.8 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 67.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 916,159.669 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 417,523.499 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 5.137 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 233.342 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 2009 - Dec 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 177.494 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,423.512 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2021
NG: Exports: fob: Emerging and Developing Economies: Emerging and Developing Asi... (USD mn) 407.062 Jan 2022 monthly Aug 1963 - Jan 2022
Exports: Crude Oil (NGN mn) 1,270,799.940 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Total Trade (NGN mn) 3,364,677.210 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports (NGN mn) 1,640,350.708 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Exports: Europe: ow UK (NGN mn) 31,879.695 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Exports: Europe: ow Netherlands (NGN mn) 168,015.193 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Exports (NGN mn) 1,724,326.503 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Exports: America: ow USA (NGN mn) 2,112.001 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Europe: ow Netherlands (NGN mn) 37,114.895 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Asia: ow China (NGN mn) 585,252.411 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2021
Imports: America: ow USA (NGN mn) 95,934.709 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Europe: ow Germany (NGN mn) 41,484.530 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Europe: ow UK (NGN mn) 31,108.703 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Exports: Mineral Products (NGN mn) 16,910,118.786 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Exports: Vegetable Products (NGN mn) 259,305.350 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Exports: Plastic and Articles Thereof, Rubber and Articles Thereof (NGN mn) 44,635.113 2021 yearly 2003 - 2021
Imports: Manufactured Goods (NGN mn) 239,106.524 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Chemicals and Chemical Products (NGN mn) 255,221.125 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Food and Live Animals (NGN mn) 356,494.161 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Machinery and Transport Equipment (NGN mn) 566,433.062 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Imports: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (NGN mn) 82,841.353 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 822.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 3,680.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 3.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) -8.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 7,457.719 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 6.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 81.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 7,375.945 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 38,391.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 8.8 2021 yearly 1985 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 0.1 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.0 2019 yearly 2008 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -6.402 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -75,228.078 2021 yearly 2005 - 2021
BoP: CA: Goods (USD mn) 1,765.909 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Current Transfers (USD mn) 6,458.983 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 7,457.719 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Income: Credit (USD mn) 587.982 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 2,573.536 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets (USD mn) -9,308.112 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Income: Debit (USD mn) -2,618.990 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: Net Errors & Omission (USD mn) -6,253.815 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 917.177 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Goods: Debit (USD mn) -10,884.367 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 0.000 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Income (USD mn) -2,031.008 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Direct Investment (USD mn) -822.340 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -3,430.782 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Current Transfers: Debit (USD mn) -94.776 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 12,650.276 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Current Transfers: Credit (USD mn) 6,553.759 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Liabilities: Other Investment (USD mn) 4,432.631 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Reserves Assets (USD mn) -5,283.967 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Liabilities (USD mn) 11,881.648 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 2.464 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CA: Services (USD mn) -2,513.605 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Other Investment (USD mn) -3,204.269 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
External Debt: Government (USD mn) 38,391.320 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2021
External Debt: Government: International Capital Market (USD mn) 14,368.350 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
External Debt: Service Payments (USD mn) 194.440 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2018
Capital Inflow: Foreign Direct Investment (USD) 118,146,312.340 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 11.4 2018 yearly 2003 - 2018
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 3,315.011 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 47,163.773 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 109,810.052 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Mar 2022
M2 Growth (%) 19.2 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1993 - Mar 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 27.5 Apr 2022 monthly Nov 2005 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 39,579.3 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - Apr 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 9.261 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 10.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 0.062 Jan 2018 monthly Dec 1950 - Jan 2018
Total Deposits (USD mn) 84,213.801 Dec 2019 monthly Nov 1992 - Dec 2019
Total Deposits Growth (%) 2.6 Dec 2019 monthly Nov 1993 - Dec 2019
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 126,738.5 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Mar 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 21.1 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1993 - Mar 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 12.23 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2021
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M2: M1 (NGN mn) 19,608,338.790 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Mar 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M2: Quasi Money (NGN mn) 26,045,190.350 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Mar 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: Base Money (NGN mn) 14,301,768.290 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M2 (NGN mn) 45,653,529.140 Mar 2022 monthly Nov 1992 - Mar 2022
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M3 (NGN mn) 35,345,802.020 Jun 2020 monthly Nov 1992 - Jun 2020
Non Performing Loans to Gross Loans (%) 6.020 Dec 2020 semiannually Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 1.2 Nov 2021 monthly Jul 2015 - Nov 2021

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