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Economy > Current account balance: Group totals

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.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
OPEC countries $478.20 billion 2012
Middle Eastern and North Africa $406.65 billion 2012
Muslim countries $370.40 billion 2012
Europe $300.92 billion 2012
Eurozone $226.91 billion 2012
Hot countries $185.38 billion 2012
Non-religious countries $175.33 billion 2012
European Union $158.99 billion 2012
NATO countries $71.24 billion 2012
Landlocked countries $67.73 billion 2012
Former Soviet republics $67.32 billion 2012
Cold countries $45.28 billion 2012
failed states $34.88 billion 2012
Eastern Europe $30.86 billion 2012
Religious countries $21.42 billion 2012
Former French colonies $-18,120,100,000.00 2012
Emerging markets $-20,826,700,000.00 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa $-39,963,500,000.00 2012
Former Spanish colonies $-43,921,900,000.00 2012
Potential Future EU Members $-60,722,200,000.00 2012
South Asia $-92,099,600,000.00 2012
South and Central Asia $-95,019,700,000.00 2012
Latin America and Caribbean $-107,265,100,000.00 2012
High income OECD countries $-172,029,700,000.00 2012
Catholic countries $-177,353,650,000.00 2012
Heavily indebted countries $-301,181,200,000.00 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) $-369,380,000,000.00 2012
Christian countries $-405,867,250,000.00 2012
Former British colonies $-408,992,500,000.00 2012