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Sub-Saharan Africa 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 Nigeria 12.15% 2010
2 Gabon 4.06% 2010
3 Angola 2.53% 2010
4 Cote d'Ivoire 2.33% 2010
5 Comoros 1.72% 2007
=6 Kenya 0.0 2010
=6 Eritrea 0.0 2010
=6 Mauritius 0.0 2010
=6 Botswana 0.0 2010
=6 Benin 0.0 2010
=6 Togo 0.0 2010
=6 Rwanda 0.0 2010
=6 Chad 0.0 2010
=6 South Africa 0.0 2010
=6 Mozambique 0.0 2010
=6 Uganda 0.0 2010
=6 Sudan 0.0 2010
=6 Burkina Faso 0.0 2010
=6 Cameroon 0.0 2010
=6 Senegal 0.0 2010
=6 Zimbabwe 0.0 2010
=6 Ghana 0.0 2010
=6 Seychelles 0.0 2010
=6 Ethiopia 0.0 2010
=6 Burundi 0.0 2010
=6 Namibia 0.0 2010
=6 Sao Tome and Principe 0.0 2010
=6 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.0 2010
=6 Guinea 0.0 2010
=6 The Gambia 0.0 2010
=6 Zambia 0.0 2010
=6 Tanzania 0.0 2010
=6 Cape Verde 0.0 2010
=6 Swaziland 0.0 2010
=6 Madagascar 0.0 2010
=6 Malawi 0.0 2010
=6 Equatorial Guinea 0.0 2010
=6 Lesotho 0.0 2010
39 Guinea-Bissau -0.869% 2007
40 Sierra Leone -2.919% 2007
41 Central African Republic -4.537% 2007
42 Mauritania -5.481% 2007
43 Mali -6.242% 2007
44 Niger -7.48% 2007
45 Djibouti -25.002% 2007
46 Liberia -30.31% 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/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Economy/Current-account-balance,-%-of-GDP

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Economy > Current account balance, % of GDP

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