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Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Economy > Current account balance, % of GDP

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. Figures expressed as a proportion of GDP for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Trinidad and Tobago 16.26% 2010
2 Venezuela 5.6% 2010
3 Bolivia 3.51% 2010
4 Argentina 1.89% 2010
5 Suriname 0.817% 2007
6 Chile 0.475% 2010
7 Cuba 0.41% 2007
=8 Peru 0.0 2010
=8 Panama 0.0 2010
=8 Costa Rica 0.0 2010
=8 Ecuador 0.0 2010
=8 El Salvador 0.0 2010
=8 Belize 0.0 2010
=8 Colombia 0.0 2010
=8 Brazil 0.0 2010
=8 Haiti 0.0 2010
=8 Uruguay 0.0 2010
=8 Mexico 0.0 2010
=8 Nicaragua 0.0 2010
=8 Guatemala 0.0 2010
=8 The Bahamas 0.0 2009
=8 Guyana 0.0 2010
=8 Honduras 0.0 2010
=8 Jamaica 0.0 2010
=8 Dominican Republic 0.0 2010
=8 Paraguay 0.0 2010
27 Barbados -7.45% 2007
28 Antigua and Barbuda -16.366% 2007
29 Dominica -17.447% 2007
30 Saint Lucia -17.686% 2007
31 Grenada -18.189% 2007
32 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines -21.782% 2007
33 Saint Kitts and Nevis -23.767% 2007

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Current account balance, % of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. GDP figures sourced from World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Latin-America-and-Caribbean/Economy/Current-account-balance,-%-of-GDP

Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Economy > Current account balance, % of GDP

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