Portugal Current Account Balance: % of GDP

1996 - 2019 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Portugal's Current Account deficit accounted for 0.3 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2019, compared with a 4.3 % surplus in the previous quarter. Portugal's Current Account Balance: % of Nominal GDP data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1996 to Dec 2019, with an average value of -6.9 %. The data reached an all-time high of 6.0 % in Sep 2017 and a record low of -13.3 % in Jun 2008. CEIC calculates Current Account Balance as % of Nominal GDP from monthly Current Account Balance and quarterly Nominal GDP. The Bank of Portugal provides Current Account Balance in EUR. Eurostat provides Nominal GDP in EUR.

In the latest reports of Portugal, Current Account recorded a deficit of 62.1 USD mn in Jan 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) fell by 355.5 USD mn in Jan 2020. Portugal's Direct Investment Abroad fell by 924.6 USD mn in Jan 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 1.7 USD bn in Dec 2019. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 59.5 USD bn in Dec 2019.

What was Portugal's Current Account Balance: % of GDP in Dec 2019?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-0.3

% Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2019

4.3

% Sep 2019 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2019

-13.3

Jun 2008

6.0

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2019

Updated on 27 Mar 2020

View Portugal's Current Account Balance: % of GDP from Mar 1996 to Dec 2019 in the chart:

Portugal Current Account Balance: % of GDP

Related Indicators for Portugal Current Account Balance: % of GDP

Balance of Payments Last Previous Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-526.5

Mar 2020

-274.5

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

-497.0

Mar 2020

-155.4

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

129.1

Mar 2020

-292.8

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

2.4

Dec 2019

4.6

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-27
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

4,370.611

Mar 2020

1,737.260

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
External Debt (USD mn)

452,520.3

Mar 2020

453,828.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-22
External Debt: % of GDP (%)

193.0

2019

196.4

2018

yearly

1996 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-25
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

171,418.1

Mar 2020

174,971.1

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-22
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

74.4

2019

80.0

2018

yearly

1996 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-25
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-4.391

2024

-3.593

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Debit (EUR mn)

380.340

Jan 2019

392.910

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Services: Credit (EUR mn)

2,130.710

Jan 2019

2,608.570

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Goods (EUR mn)

-1,538.150

Jan 2019

-1,401.720

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account (EUR mn)

-529.170

Jun 2018

-1,159.580

May 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-23
BoP: Current Account: GS: Services (EUR mn)

667.800

Jan 2019

1,197.030

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Goods: Credit (EUR mn)

4,875.600

Jan 2019

4,320.290

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Goods: Debit (EUR mn)

6,413.750

Jan 2019

5,722.010

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current and Capital Accounts: Capital Account (EUR mn)

157.880

Mar 2020

120.650

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Goods: Credit (EUR mn)

4,875.600

Jan 2019

4,320.290

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Goods: Credit (EUR mn)

4,875.600

Jan 2019

4,320.290

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Goods: Debit (EUR mn)

6,413.750

Jan 2019

5,722.010

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Services: Credit (EUR mn)

2,130.710

Jan 2019

2,608.570

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Services (EUR mn)

667.800

Jan 2019

1,197.030

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Goods (EUR mn)

-1,538.150

Jan 2019

-1,401.720

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Services (EUR mn)

667.800

Jan 2019

1,197.030

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account (EUR mn)

-529.170

Jun 2018

-1,159.580

May 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-23
BoP: Current and Capital Accounts: Capital Account: Debit (EUR mn)

41.500

Mar 2020

51.010

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Current and Capital Accounts: Capital Account: Credit (EUR mn)

199.380

Mar 2020

171.660

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Current Account (EUR mn)

-529.170

Jun 2018

-1,159.580

May 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-23
BoP: Current Account: GS: Goods: Credit (EUR mn)

4,875.600

Jan 2019

4,320.290

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Goods: Debit (EUR mn)

6,413.750

Jan 2019

5,722.010

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Services (EUR mn)

667.800

Jan 2019

1,197.030

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Services: Credit (EUR mn)

2,130.710

Jan 2019

2,608.570

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Goods (EUR mn)

-1,538.150

Jan 2019

-1,401.720

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Services: Credit (EUR mn)

2,130.710

Jan 2019

2,608.570

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Goods (EUR mn)

-1,538.150

Jan 2019

-1,401.720

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account (EUR mn)

-529.170

Jun 2018

-1,159.580

May 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-23
BoP: Current Account: GS: Goods: Debit (EUR mn)

6,413.750

Jan 2019

5,722.010

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Financial Account: Reserve Assets (EUR mn)

1,725.380

Mar 2020

-349.190

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Liabilities (EUR mn)

2,154.390

Mar 2020

-2,280.890

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (EUR mn)

660.230

Jan 2019

1,460.420

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Assets (EUR mn)

116.890

Mar 2020

-268.320

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income (EUR mn)

282.520

Jan 2019

397.290

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Services: Debit (EUR mn)

1,462.910

Jan 2019

1,411.540

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income (EUR mn)

282.520

Jan 2019

397.290

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment (EUR mn)

566.810

Mar 2020

-125.910

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (EUR mn)

660.230

Jan 2019

1,460.420

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income (EUR mn)

-153.000

Jan 2019

-366.380

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Credit (EUR mn)

662.860

Jan 2019

790.200

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (EUR mn)

507.220

Jan 2019

1,094.040

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (EUR mn)

507.220

Jan 2019

1,094.040

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (EUR mn)

660.230

Jan 2019

1,460.420

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Services: Debit (EUR mn)

1,462.910

Jan 2019

1,411.540

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Capital Account: Capital Transfers: Debit (EUR mn)

33.320

Mar 2020

22.880

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Financial Account (EUR mn)

-665.790

Mar 2020

-24.710

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income (EUR mn)

282.520

Jan 2019

397.290

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Capital Account: Capital Transfers: Credit (EUR mn)

182.670

Mar 2020

119.930

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Debit (EUR mn)

660.230

Jan 2019

1,460.420

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Services: Debit (EUR mn)

1,462.910

Jan 2019

1,411.540

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: GS: Services: Debit (EUR mn)

1,462.910

Jan 2019

1,411.540

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Debit (EUR mn)

380.340

Jan 2019

392.910

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income (EUR mn)

282.520

Jan 2019

397.290

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Debit (EUR mn)

380.340

Jan 2019

392.910

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (EUR mn)

507.220

Jan 2019

1,094.040

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income (EUR mn)

-153.000

Jan 2019

-366.380

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Credit (EUR mn)

662.860

Jan 2019

790.200

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Credit (EUR mn)

662.860

Jan 2019

790.200

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (EUR mn)

507.220

Jan 2019

1,094.040

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Debit (EUR mn)

380.340

Jan 2019

392.910

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Capital Account: Capital Transfers (EUR mn)

149.350

Mar 2020

97.050

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income (EUR mn)

-153.000

Jan 2019

-366.380

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Primary Income (EUR mn)

-153.000

Jan 2019

-366.380

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Credit (EUR mn)

662.860

Jan 2019

790.200

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-21
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Liabilities (EUR mn)

-449.920

Mar 2020

-142.410

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (EUR mn)

-1,921.050

Mar 2020

-1,635.370

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Assets (EUR mn)

-3,195.800

Mar 2020

501.470

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (EUR mn)

-1,274.750

Mar 2020

2,136.850

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives (EUR mn)

63.200

Mar 2020

89.650

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment (EUR mn)

-1,100.130

Mar 2020

1,996.120

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Assets (EUR mn)

1,054.260

Mar 2020

-284.770

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
International Investment Position (IIP) (EUR mn)

-212,267.690

Mar 2020

-213,924.640

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
IIP: Assets (EUR mn)

346,525.750

Mar 2020

350,383.390

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
IIP: Liabilities (EUR mn)

558,793.440

Mar 2020

564,308.040

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Gross External Debt (EUR mn)

410,718.640

Mar 2020

409,804.320

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-22
No of Companies (Unit th)

450.700

2018

437.100

2017

yearly

2006 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-21

More Indicators for Portugal

Indicator Last Previous Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

268,022.882

2018

234,767.272

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-28
Building Permits (Unit)

5,779.000

Mar 2020

5,860.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1971 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Business Confidence Growth (% Point)

-23.0

Apr 2020

-6.3

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1988 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-04-29
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point)

-27.9

Apr 2020

-9.1

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-04-29
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

3.817

Apr 2020

1.220

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1949 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-13
Coal Consumption (TOE mn)

2.723

2018

3.247

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-12
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

0.2

2019

-0.4

2018

yearly

1995 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-25
Consumer Confidence Growth (% Point)

-28.3

Apr 2020

-1.5

Mar 2020

monthly

Jun 1987 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-04-29
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance (% Point)

-36.3

Apr 2020

-12.4

Mar 2020

monthly

Jun 1986 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-04-29
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

-0.2

Apr 2020

0.0

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1949 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-13
Container Port Throughput (TEU)

3,199,200.000

2018

3,023,402.000

2017

yearly

2008 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-31
Core CPI Change (%)

-0.168

Apr 2020

0.040

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1949 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-13
Credit to Households (USD bn)

152.502

Dec 2019

147.829

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 1979 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-30
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn)

383.433

Dec 2019

374.149

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-30
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-526.5

Mar 2020

-274.5

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Debt Service Ratio: Households (%)

6.100

Dec 2019

6.100

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-30
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%)

14.100

Dec 2019

14.300

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-30
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

129.1

Mar 2020

-292.8

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Domestic Credit (USD mn)

321,686.8

Mar 2020

313,129.6

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 1979 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-12
Domestic Credit Growth (%)

0.3

Aug 2019

0.3

Jul 2019

monthly

Dec 2001 - Aug 2019

Updated on 2020-04-17
Electricity Production (GWh)

59,636

2018

59,434

2017

yearly

1994 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-31
Employed Persons (Person)

4,838,600.000

Feb 2020

4,857,000.000

Jan 2020

monthly

Feb 1998 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-04-29
Equity Market Index (31Dec1992=3000)

4,284.2

Apr 2020

4,069.6

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1992 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-04-30
Exchange Rate against USD (EUR/USD)

0.920

Apr 2020

0.905

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-01
Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

2,242,860.996

2018

2,000,946.475

2017

yearly

2000 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-01
Exports: Medicament (USD th)

1,088,813.820

2018

1,098,011.928

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

150,064.131

2018

122,116.926

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

630,394.545

2018

631,358.228

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Exports: Television (USD th)

159,485.160

2018

90,562.764

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
External Debt (USD mn)

452,520.3

Mar 2020

453,828.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-22
External Debt: % of GDP (%)

193.0

2019

196.4

2018

yearly

1996 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-25
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

171,418.1

Mar 2020

174,971.1

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-22
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

74.4

2019

80.0

2018

yearly

1996 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-25
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

1.350

2021

-0.198

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-4.391

2024

-3.593

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

5.056

2020

5.005

2019

yearly

1980 - 2020

Updated on 2019-11-01
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

3.448

2024

3.531

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

40,507.055

2024

39,031.895

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Government Expenditure (EUR bn)

104.289

2024

101.613

2023

yearly

1986 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EUR bn)

243.932

2024

245.656

2023

yearly

1990 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-16
Forecast: Government Revenue (EUR bn)

106.667

2024

103.337

2023

yearly

1986 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

27,920.047

2024

26,788.053

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Population (Person mn)

10.164

2024

10.187

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

5.000

2021

-8.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

8.685

2021

13.940

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

-497.0

Mar 2020

-155.4

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

2.4

Dec 2019

4.6

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-27
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

4,820.8

Apr 2020

5,986.7

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1999 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

2.047

Dec 2019

2.760

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-27
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

0.9

Mar 2020

0.6

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-08
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

4,370.611

Mar 2020

1,737.260

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
GDP Deflator Growth (%)

1.6

Dec 2019

1.7

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-28
GDP per Capita (USD)

23,128.349

2019

23,450.700

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-25
Gold Reserves (USD mn)

21,062.258

Apr 2020

19,930.640

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 1956 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

120.3

Mar 2020

117.7

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-22
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

10,588.418

Dec 2019

10,850.311

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-28
Gross National Product (USD mn)

231,998.355

2019

235,215.111

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-25
Gross Savings Rate (%)

16.5

Dec 2019

24.2

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-25
House Prices Growth (%)

8.9

Dec 2019

10.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-23
Household Debt (USD mn)

179,053.1

Dec 2019

179,996.6

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-22
Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

76.2

2019

79.3

2018

yearly

1995 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-22
Household Income per Capita (USD)

14,400.774

2017

13,658.451

2016

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2020-02-19
Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

5,344,660.193

2018

4,441,401.617

2017

yearly

2000 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-01
Imports: Medicament (USD th)

2,591,813.830

2018

2,174,721.325

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

772,943.178

2018

585,238.792

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

1,462,417.453

2018

1,223,880.649

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Imports: Television (USD th)

445,217.780

2018

333,436.230

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-7.2

Mar 2020

0.9

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-30
Investment: % of GDP (%)

16.8

Dec 2019

19.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-27
Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

58.6

Mar 2020

59.3

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-06
Labour Productivity Growth (%)

2.04

Dec 2019

1.42

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-27
Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

0.97

Apr 2020

0.71

Mar 2020

monthly

Jul 1993 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-13
M2 Growth (%)

7.1

Mar 2020

6.1

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 1980 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-12
Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

29.7

2019

26.5

2018

yearly

1977 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-27
Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

749,557.000

2017

868,564.000

2016

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2019-04-29
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

134,251.758

Mar 2020

128,121.872

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 1979 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-12
Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

236,901.463

Mar 2020

229,717.902

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 1979 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-12
Monthly Earnings (USD)

1,381

2018

1,278

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-19
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

44,013.000

Dec 2019

39,394.000

Dec 2018

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

227,804.000

Dec 2019

228,327.000

Dec 2018

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

3,803

Apr 2020

12,399

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

-84.6

Apr 2020

-56.6

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
National Government Debt (USD mn)

276,834.7

Dec 2019

280,645.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Natural Gas: Consumption (Cub ft/Day bn)

0.566

2018

0.613

2017

yearly

1997 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-12
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

59,459.0

Dec 2019

59,201.1

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-28
Nominal GDP Growth (%)

3.860

Dec 2019

3.650

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-28
Nominal Residential Property Price Index (2010=100)

133.310

Sep 2019

131.790

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-02-27
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth (%)

10.330

Sep 2019

10.120

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-02-27
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

2.9

Mar 2020

2.9

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 1997 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn)

6,015.873

Mar 2020

5,967.990

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 1997 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

5,073,458.000

2018

4,831,284.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

11,859,548.000

2018

11,764,106.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-24
Oil Consumption (Barrel/Day th)

236.126

2018

245.917

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-12
Policy Rate (% pa)

0.00

Apr 2020

0.00

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-04-30
Population (Person mn)

10.3

2018

10.3

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-19
Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

38,252.567

Dec 2019

38,052.116

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-28
Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

66.1

Dec 2019

60.5

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-27
Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

10,009.970

Dec 2019

9,954.648

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-28
Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

18.8

Dec 2019

15.9

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-27
Real Effective Exchange Rate (2005=100)

95.2

Apr 2020

95.1

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-07
Real GDP Growth (%)

1.8

Jun 2019

1.8

Mar 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2019-11-29
Real Residential Property Price Index (2010=100)

120.760

Sep 2019

118.220

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-02-27
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth (%)

10.520

Sep 2019

9.540

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-02-27
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

1.0

Apr 2020

1.0

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-04-30
Retail Sales Growth (%)

-5.6

Mar 2020

8.9

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-29
Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

-0.36

Mar 2020

-0.42

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 1998 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-01
Silver Production (Metric Ton)

38.630

2016

41.337

2015

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2019-08-27
Tax Revenue (USD mn)

59,346.716

2019

60,951.518

2018

yearly

1977 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-25
Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

49.467

2018

46.958

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

115.633

2018

114.342

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-20
Total Deposits (USD mn)

252,321.900

Mar 2020

245,272.078

Feb 2020

monthly

Oct 1989 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Total Exports (USD mn)

4,981.8

Mar 2020

5,350.2

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-08
Total Exports Growth (%)

-13.0

Mar 2020

0.8

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-08
Total Imports (USD mn)

6,733.6

Mar 2020

7,050.9

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-08
Total Imports Growth (%)

-11.9

Mar 2020

3.5

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-08
Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

109

Mar 2020

213

Feb 2020

monthly

Jul 2006 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-15
Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

-60.2

Mar 2020

13.4

Feb 2020

monthly

Jul 2007 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-15
Trade Balance (USD mn)

-1,751.8

Mar 2020

-1,700.7

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-08
Unemployment Rate (%)

6.40

Feb 2020

6.80

Jan 2020

monthly

Feb 1998 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-04-29
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

16,186,000

2018

15,432,000

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

15.5

2017

14.0

2016

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29

More Countries/Regions for Current Account Balance: % of GDP

Country/Region Last Previous Frequency Range
Algeria (%)

-13.2

2017

-16.4

2016

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2019-07-05
Argentina (%)

2.8

Dec 2019

-0.9

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-26
Australia (%)

0.2

Dec 2019

1.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-04
Austria (%)

4.8

Dec 2019

1.4

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-30
Bahrain (%)

3.3

2014

7.8

2013

yearly

1997 - 2014

Updated on 2018-09-05
Bangladesh (%)

-1.4

2019

-3.7

2018

yearly

1998 - 2019

Updated on 2019-12-10
Belgium (%)

-1.6

Dec 2019

-0.1

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-29
Bolivia (%)

-2.8

Dec 2019

-1.0

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-15
Botswana (%)

-11.1

Sep 2019

1.7

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-04-24
Brazil (%)

-4.5

Mar 2020

-3.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-26
Brunei (%)

0.3

Dec 2019

4.4

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-05-28
Bulgaria (%)

0.7

Dec 2019

10.2

Sep 2019

quarterly

Sep 1999 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-20
Cambodia (%)

-12.2

2018

-8.1

2017

yearly

1994 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-11
Canada (%)

-1.5

Dec 2019

-1.9

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-28
Chile (%)

-1.5

Mar 2020

-3.5

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-18
China (%)

-1.0

Mar 2020

1.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-08
Colombia (%)

-4.1

Dec 2019

-4.9

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-05-15
Cyprus (%)

-9.3

Dec 2019

-0.7

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Czech Republic (%)

-1.6

Dec 2019

-4.4

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Denmark (%)

9.5

Dec 2019

9.8

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-05-11
Ecuador (%)

0.5

Dec 2019

-0.1

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-02
Estonia (%)

0.6

Dec 2019

3.2

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-17
Finland (%)

2.2

Dec 2019

1.0

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-20
France (%)

-2.6

Mar 2020

1.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-07
Germany (%)

7.4

Mar 2020

7.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-25
Greece (%)

-5.6

Dec 2019

8.0

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Hong Kong SAR, China (%)

5.6

Dec 2019

10.0

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-05-15
Hungary (%)

-2.0

Dec 2019

-1.4

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-23
Iceland (%)

6.5

Dec 2019

8.1

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-02
India (%)

-0.2

Dec 2019

-0.9

Sep 2019

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-12
Indonesia (%)

-1.4

Mar 2020

-2.8

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Ireland (%)

-31.6

Dec 2019

12.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-06
Israel (%)

5.3

Dec 2019

1.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-05-25
Italy (%)

4.2

Dec 2019

3.7

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-20
Japan (%)

3.6

Mar 2020

3.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-18
Jordan (%)

-1.4

Dec 2019

0.2

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-05-11
South Korea (%)

4.1

Dec 2019

4.0

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-04
Laos (%)

-7.9

2018

-7.4

2017

yearly

1984 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-20
Latvia (%)

-0.3

Dec 2019

-3.7

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-26
Lithuania (%)

5.0

Mar 2020

9.8

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-14
Luxembourg (%)

26.8

Dec 2019

1.4

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-20
Macau SAR, China (%)

34.6

2018

32.3

2017

yearly

2002 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-26
Malawi (%)

-19.1

2018

-27.1

2017

yearly

1977 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-20
Malaysia (%)

2.6

Mar 2020

1.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-13
Malta (%)

11.5

Dec 2019

11.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-23
Mexico (%)

-0.3

Mar 2020

1.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-26
Netherlands (%)

14.7

Dec 2019

9.0

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Norway (%)

2.1

Dec 2019

3.5

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-05-20
Panama (%)

-2.0

Dec 2019

-5.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-05
Paraguay (%)

-3.1

Dec 2019

-3.4

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Peru (%)

-2.8

Mar 2020

-0.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-22
Poland (%)

1.5

Dec 2019

-0.6

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-22
Romania (%)

-3.3

Dec 2019

-5.8

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-25
Slovakia (%)

-2.7

Dec 2019

-5.1

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-30
Slovenia (%)

6.9

Dec 2019

6.4

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-16
Spain (%)

2.5

Dec 2019

2.7

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Sweden (%)

2.9

Dec 2019

5.4

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-09
Switzerland (%)

14.7

Dec 2019

11.6

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-23
United Kingdom (%)

-1.0

Dec 2019

-3.6

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1955 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
United States (%)

-2.0

Dec 2019

-2.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-26
Uruguay (%)

-0.0

Dec 2019

0.1

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Venezuela (%)

0.0

2017

-0.1

2016

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2019-12-19
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