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Economy > External balance on goods and services > % of GDP: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: External balance on goods and services (formerly resource balance) equals exports of goods and services minus imports of goods and services (previously nonfactor services).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Brunei 69.29% 1983
2 Kuwait 37.31% 2005
3 Macau 37.27% 2005
4 Qatar 34.8% 2005
5 Saudi Arabia 34.29% 2005
6 Singapore 29.98% 2005
7 Congo, Republic of the 27.46% 2005
8 Angola 25.26% 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 24.45% 2005
9 Algeria 24.13% 2005
10 Malaysia 23.53% 2005
11 Luxembourg 22.3% 2005
12 Gabon 19.98% 2005
13 Venezuela 19.73% 2005
14 Chad 19.55% 2005
15 Bahrain 18.23% 2004
16 United Arab Emirates 18.02% 2005
17 Nigeria 17.91% 2005
18 Turkmenistan 17.33% 2005
19 Norway 17.23% 2005
20 Botswana 16.06% 2005
21 Ireland 15.37% 2004
22 Oman 14.23% 2004
23 Russia 13.58% 2005
24 Hong Kong 12.47% 2005
25 Trinidad and Tobago 12.29% 2004
26 Libya 11.36% 2002
27 Uzbekistan 9.62% 2005
28 Kazakhstan 8.92% 2005
29 Iran 8.64% 2005
30 Chile 8.27% 2005
31 Netherlands 8.2% 2005
32 Yemen 8.05% 2005
33 Sweden 7.71% 2005
34 Switzerland 7.33% 2004
35 Cote d'Ivoire 7.23% 2005
36 Fiji 6.7% 2001
37 China 5.59% 2005
38 Peru 5.58% 2005
39 Argentina 5.57% 2005
40 The Bahamas 5.52% 1987
41 Austria 5.4% 2005
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 5.18% 2004
42 Germany 4.99% 2005
43 Denmark 4.72% 2005
44 Brazil 4.38% 2005
45 Indonesia 4.34% 2005
46 Canada 4.2% 2004
47 Azerbaijan 3.64% 2005
48 Finland 3.57% 2005
49 Bolivia 3.56% 2005
50 South Korea 2.51% 2005
51 Belgium 2.34% 2005
52 Uruguay 2.2% 2005
53 Solomon Islands 2.15% 2004
High income OECD countries average (profile) 1.94% 2004
=54 Czech Republic 1.94% 2005
=54 Japan 1.94% 2004
56 Namibia 1.24% 2005
57 Ukraine 0.87% 2005
58 Belarus 0.66% 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 0.476% 2004
Emerging markets average (profile) 0.425% 2005
59 Colombia 0.11% 2005
60 Italy -0.05% 2005
61 Burma -0.1% 2000
Non-religious countries average (profile) -0.175% 2004
62 Poland -0.31% 2005
63 Slovenia -0.55% 2005
Eurozone average (profile) -0.705% 2005
64 France -0.96% 2005
65 New Zealand -1.07% 2004
66 South Africa -1.46% 2005
67 Thailand -1.55% 2005
68 Ecuador -1.56% 2005
69 Mexico -1.6% 2005
European Union average (profile) -1.767% 2005
Cold countries average (profile) -1.769% 2004
70 Cameroon -2.14% 2005
71 Hungary -2.16% 2005
72 Egypt -2.27% 2005
73 Tunisia -2.64% 2005
74 Cuba -2.68% 1999
75 Australia -2.84% 2004
NATO countries average (profile) -3.042% 2005
76 Guinea -3.54% 2005
77 Syria -3.56% 2005
78 Palau -3.61% 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) -3.632% 2005
79 India -3.64% 2005
80 Cyprus -3.67% 1999
Europe average (profile) -3.672% 2004
=81 Dominican Republic -3.75% 2005
=81 Laos -3.75% 2005
83 United Kingdom -3.88% 2005
84 Panama -3.96% 2005
Former British colonies average (profile) -3.979% 2004
85 Mauritius -4.36% 2005
86 Slovakia -4.37% 2005
87 Central African Republic -4.54% 2002
Muslim countries average (profile) -4.543% 2005
88 Pakistan -4.63% 2005
89 Philippines -4.65% 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) -4.958% 2005
90 Costa Rica -5.21% 2005
91 Spain -5.22% 2005
92 Vietnam -5.24% 2005
93 United States -5.34% 2004
94 Israel -5.37% 2005
Catholic countries average (profile) -5.779% 2003
95 Estonia -6.1% 2005
96 Bangladesh -6.46% 2005
97 Turkey -6.57% 2005
98 Morocco -6.58% 2005
99 Paraguay -6.98% 2005
100 Lithuania -7.03% 2005
101 Swaziland -7.07% 2005
Former French colonies average (profile) -7.155% 2005
102 Greece -7.23% 2005
103 Mongolia -7.41% 2005
104 Belize -7.5% 2005
105 Kenya -7.55% 2005
106 Antigua and Barbuda -7.62% 2004
107 Democratic Republic of the Congo -7.74% 2005
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) -7.9% 2003
Hot countries average (profile) -8.459% 1998
108 Croatia -8.69% 2005
109 Cambodia -8.8% 2005
110 Zambia -8.84% 2005
111 Portugal -8.85% 2005
Eastern Europe average (profile) -9.088% 2005
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) -9.151% 2004
112 Niger -9.18% 2005
113 Tanzania -9.23% 2005
114 Papua New Guinea -9.31% 2002
115 Mozambique -9.67% 2005
116 Sudan -9.91% 2005
117 Barbados -10.12% 2005
118 Zimbabwe -10.14% 2005
119 Saint Lucia -10.34% 2004
120 Seychelles -10.35% 2005
121 Romania -10.4% 2005
122 Malta -10.47% 2005
123 Mali -11.29% 2005
124 Sri Lanka -11.6% 2005
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) -12.209% 2005
125 Georgia -12.36% 2005
126 Saint Kitts and Nevis -12.37% 2004
South and Central Asia average (profile) -12.584% 2005
127 Benin -12.65% 2005
128 Togo -12.87% 2005
129 Vanuatu -12.9% 1999
130 Armenia -13.01% 2005
131 Burkina Faso -13.21% 2005
132 Iceland -13.52% 2005
133 Liberia -13.56% 2005
134 Uganda -14.03% 2005
135 Latvia -14.28% 2005
136 Senegal -14.34% 2005
137 Guatemala -14.44% 2005
138 Madagascar -14.69% 2005
139 Nepal -16.46% 2005
140 Bulgaria -16.55% 2005
141 Djibouti -16.96% 2005
South Asia average (profile) -17.09% 2005
142 Guinea-Bissau -17.5% 2005
143 El Salvador -18.14% 2005
144 Sierra Leone -18.67% 2005
145 Tajikistan -18.88% 2005
146 Kyrgyzstan -19.13% 2005
147 French Polynesia -19.33% 2000
=148 Suriname -19.68% 2005
=148 Puerto Rico -19.68% 2001
150 Jamaica -19.7% 2005
151 New Caledonia -19.91% 1999
152 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines -20.33% 2005
153 Rwanda -20.37% 2005
154 Honduras -20.49% 2005
155 The Gambia -20.57% 2005
156 Aruba -21.23% 1998
157 Comoros -22.25% 2005
158 Ethiopia -22.71% 2005
159 Serbia and Montenegro -22.81% 2005
160 Samoa -23.2% 2004
161 Dominica -23.59% 2005
162 Albania -24.1% 2005
163 Lebanon -24.98% 2005
164 Ghana -25.57% 2005
165 Malawi -26.17% 2005
166 Bhutan -27.49% 2005
167 Burundi -27.84% 2005
168 Somalia -27.95% 1990
169 Haiti -29.29% 2003
170 Nicaragua -29.61% 2005
171 Grenada -33.26% 2004
172 Tonga -33.47% 2004
173 Cape Verde -34.55% 2003
174 Guyana -35.94% 2005
175 Moldova -38.2% 2005
176 Lesotho -40.08% 2005
177 East Timor -40.91% 2004
178 Jordan -41.55% 2005
179 Afghanistan -43.23% 2005
180 Bosnia and Herzegovina -44.48% 2005
181 Eritrea -46.94% 2005
182 Maldives -47.94% 2005
183 Mauritania -59.36% 2005
184 Sao Tome and Principe -59.39% 2005
185 Equatorial Guinea -71.74% 1998
186 Federated States of Micronesia -80.94% 1983
187 Kiribati -94.06% 2004

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > External balance on goods and services > % of GDP. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/External-balance-on-goods-and-services/%-of-GDP

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