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Field Listing :: Current account balance
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.
Country Comparison to the World
Country
Current account balance
Afghanistan $-67 million (2007 est.)
Albania $-1.906 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.202 billion (2007 est.)
Algeria $34.99 billion (2008 est.)
$30.6 billion (2007 est.)
Angola $17.84 billion (2008 est.)
$9.402 billion (2007 est.)
Anguilla $-42.87 million (2003 est.)
Antigua and Barbuda $-211 million (2007 est.)
Argentina $7.588 billion (2008 est.)
$7.103 billion (2007 est.)
Armenia $-1.355 billion (2008 est.)
$-589.6 million (2007 est.)
Australia $-41.88 billion (2008 est.)
$-57.68 billion (2007 est.)
Austria $10.52 billion (2008 est.)
$12.03 billion (2007 est.)
Azerbaijan $16.45 billion (2008 est.)
$9.019 billion (2007 est.)
Bahamas, The $-1.442 billion (2007 est.)
Bahrain $2.255 billion (2008 est.)
$2.907 billion (2007 est.)
Bangladesh $628 million (2008 est.)
$856.8 million (2007 est.)
Barbados $-254 million (2007 est.)
Belarus $-5.063 billion (2008 est.)
$-3.042 billion (2007 est.)
Belgium $-12.88 billion (2008 est.)
$7.751 billion (2007 est.)
Belize $-42 million (2008 est.)
$-51.1 million (2007 est.)
Benin $-487 million (2008 est.)
$-407 million (2007 est.)
Bhutan $116 million (2007 est.)
Bolivia $2.368 billion (2008 est.)
$1.984 billion (2007 est.)
Bosnia and Herzegovina $-2.763 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.931 billion (2007 est.)
Botswana $938.3 million (2008 est.)
$2.434 billion (2007 est.)
Brazil $-28.19 billion (2008 est.)
$1.551 billion (2007 est.)
British Virgin Islands $134.3 million (1999)
Brunei $7.101 billion (2007 est.)
Bulgaria $-12.07 billion (2008 est.)
$-8.716 billion (2007 est.)
Burkina Faso $-931 million (2008 est.)
$-564 million (2007 est.)
Burma $1.018 billion (2008 est.)
$1.285 billion (2007 est.)
Burundi $-183 million (2008 est.)
$-116.8 million (2007 est.)
Cambodia $-1.002 billion (2008 est.)
$-506.3 million (2007 est.)
Cameroon $13 million (2008 est.)
$-547 million (2007 est.)
Canada $7.61 billion (2008 est.)
$14.53 billion (2007 est.)
Cape Verde $-186 million (2008 est.)
$-132.6 million (2007 est.)
Central African Republic $-77 million (2007 est.)
Chad $-805 million (2008 est.)
$-737.8 million (2007 est.)
Chile $-3.44 billion (2008 est.)
$7.189 billion (2007 est.)
China $426.1 billion (2008 est.)
$371.8 billion (2007 est.)
Colombia $-6.761 billion (2008 est.)
$-5.838 billion (2007 est.)
Comoros $8 million (2007 est.)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the $-402 million (2007 est.)
Congo, Republic of the $1.085 billion (2008 est.)
$-2.181 billion (2007 est.)
Cook Islands $26.67 million (2005)
Costa Rica $-2.661 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.578 billion (2007 est.)
Cote d'Ivoire $142 million (2008 est.)
$-146 million (2007 est.)
Croatia $-5.779 billion (2008 est.)
$-4.447 billion (2007 est.)
Cuba $-2.691 billion (2008 est.)
$412 million (2007 est.)
Cyprus $-4.671 billion (2008 est.)
$-2.595 billion (2007 est.)
Czech Republic $-6.642 billion (2008 est.)
$-5.655 billion (2007 est.)
Denmark $6.938 billion (2008 est.)
$2.378 billion (2007 est.)
Djibouti $-212 million (2007 est.)
Dominica $-72 million (2007 est.)
Dominican Republic $-4.422 billion (2008 est.)
$-2.068 billion (2007 est.)
Ecuador $1.194 billion (2008 est.)
$1.65 billion (2007 est.)
Egypt $-1.331 billion (2008 est.)
$500.9 million (2007 est.)
El Salvador $-1.595 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.119 billion (2007 est.)
Equatorial Guinea $1.308 billion (2008 est.)
$540.9 million (2007 est.)
Eritrea $-229 million (2008 est.)
$-203 million (2007 est.)
Estonia $-2.186 billion (2008 est.)
$-3.771 billion (2007 est.)
Ethiopia $-2 billion (2008 est.)
$-827.9 million (2007 est.)
European Union $51.4 billion (2008 est.)
Fiji $-507 million (2007 est.)
Finland $5.518 billion (2008 est.)
$10.12 billion (2007 est.)
France $-52.91 billion (2008 est.)
$-31.25 billion (2007 est.)
Gabon $2.727 billion (2008 est.)
$1.549 billion (2007 est.)
Gambia, The $-127 million (2008 est.)
$-80.3 million (2007 est.)
Georgia $-3.17 billion (2008 est.)
$-2.119 billion (2007 est.)
Germany $243.3 billion (2008 est.)
$263.1 billion (2007 est.)
Ghana $-2.62 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.717 billion (2007 est.)
Greece $-51.53 billion (2008 est.)
$-44.4 billion (2007 est.)
Grenada $-138 million (2007 est.)
Guatemala $-2.119 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.754 billion (2007 est.)
Guinea $-487 million (2008 est.)
$-463 million (2007 est.)
Guinea-Bissau $-6 million (2007 est.)
Guyana $-333 million (2008 est.)
$-165.7 million (2007 est.)
Haiti $-611 million (2008 est.)
$-407 million (2007 est.)
Honduras $-1.977 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.274 billion (2007 est.)
Hong Kong $30.52 billion (2008 est.)
$25.53 billion (2007 est.)
Hungary $-12.98 billion (2008 est.)
$-8.922 billion (2007 est.)
Iceland $-1.782 billion (2008 est.)
$-3.178 billion (2007 est.)
India $-37.51 billion (2008 est.)
$-10.88 billion (2007 est.)
Indonesia $604 million (2008 est.)
$10.49 billion (2007 est.)
Iran $16.66 billion (2008 est.)
$34.08 billion (2007 est.)
Iraq $14.05 billion (2008 est.)
$4.909 billion (2007 est.)
Ireland $-12.32 billion (2008 est.)
$-14.12 billion (2007 est.)
Israel $1.596 billion (2008 est.)
$4.185 billion (2007 est.)
Italy $-78.03 billion (2008 est.)
$-51.03 billion (2007 est.)
Jamaica $-2.893 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.744 billion (2007 est.)
Japan $156.6 billion (2008 est.)
$210.5 billion (2007 est.)
Jordan $-2.425 billion (2008 est.)
$-2.767 billion (2007 est.)
Kazakhstan $6.978 billion (2008 est.)
$-8.226 billion (2007 est.)
Kenya $-2.745 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.102 billion (2007 est.)
Kiribati $-21 million (2007 est.)
Korea, South $-6.349 billion (2008 est.)
$5.954 billion (2007 est.)
Kosovo $-964 million
Kuwait $61.92 billion (2008 est.)
$47.48 billion (2007 est.)
Kyrgyzstan $-708 million (2008 est.)
$-267.9 million (2007 est.)
Laos $-52 million (2008 est.)
$107.3 million (2007 est.)
Latvia $-4.354 billion (2008 est.)
$-6.485 billion (2007 est.)
Lebanon $-3.023 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.395 billion (2007 est.)
Lesotho $111 million (2008 est.)
$211.8 million (2007 est.)
Liberia $-224 million (2007)
Libya $32.78 billion (2008 est.)
$28.45 billion (2007 est.)
Lithuania $-5.629 billion (2008 est.)
$-5.692 billion (2007 est.)
Luxembourg $2.979 billion (2008 est.)
$4.928 billion (2007 est.)
Macedonia $-1.209 billion (2008 est.)
$-247 million (2007 est.)
Madagascar $-1.124 billion (2008 est.)
$-807 million (2007 est.)
Malawi $-241 million (2008 est.)
$-75 million (2007 est.)
Malaysia $34.58 billion (2008 est.)
$28.93 billion (2007 est.)
Maldives $-638 million (2008 est.)
$-472 million (2007 est.)
Mali $-446 million (2007 est.)
Malta $-504 million (2008 est.)
$-468 million (2007 est.)
Mauritania $-184 million (2007 est.)
Mauritius $-974.5 million (2008 est.)
$-408.3 million (2007 est.)
Mexico $-15.72 billion (2008 est.)
$-8.331 billion (2007 est.)
Micronesia, Federated States of $-34.3 million (FY05 est.)
Moldova $-1.009 billion (2008 est.)
$-695.5 million (2007 est.)
Mongolia $-1 billion (2008 est.)
$-23 million (2007 est.)
Montenegro $-1.102 billion (2007 est.)
Morocco $-4.822 billion (2008 est.)
$-224 million (2007 est.)
Mozambique $-975 million (2008 est.)
$-785.3 million (2007 est.)
Namibia $156.8 million (2008 est.)
$693.2 million (2007 est.)
Nepal $241 million (2008)
$58 million (2007)
Netherlands $65.67 billion (2008 est.)
$59.51 billion (2007 est.)
New Zealand $-11.3 billion (2008 est.)
$-10.63 billion (2007 est.)
Nicaragua $-1.418 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.048 billion (2007 est.)
Niger $-321 million (2007 est.)
$-321 million (2007 est.)
Nigeria $4.847 billion (2008 est.)
$2.203 billion (2007 est.)
Norway $83.5 billion (2008 est.)
$60.46 billion (2007 est.)
Oman $9.361 billion (2008 est.)
$1.933 billion (2007 est.)
Pakistan $-14.99 billion (2008 est.)
$-8.297 billion (2007 est.)
Palau $15.09 million (FY03/04)
Panama $-2.792 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.422 billion (2007 est.)
Papua New Guinea $710 million (2008 est.)
$193.6 million (2007 est.)
Paraguay $-239 million (2008 est.)
$126.1 million (2007 est.)
Peru $-4.18 billion (2008 est.)
$1.22 billion (2007 est.)
Philippines $4.227 billion (2008 est.)
$7.119 billion (2007 est.)
Poland $-28.47 billion (2008 est.)
$-20.12 billion (2007 est.)
Portugal $-29.6 billion (2008 est.)
$-21.18 billion (2007 est.)
Qatar $20.95 billion (2008 est.)
$10.45 billion (2007 est.)
Romania $-24.81 billion (2008 est.)
$-23.02 billion (2007 est.)
Russia $102.3 billion (2008 est.)
$77.01 billion (2007 est.)
Rwanda $-265 million (2008 est.)
$-147 million (2007 est.)
Saint Kitts and Nevis $-163 million (2007 est.)
Saint Lucia $-199 million (2007 est.)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines $-149 million (2007 est.)
Samoa $-24 million (2007 est.)
Sao Tome and Principe $-68 million (2008 est.)
$-44 million (2007 est.)
Saudi Arabia $128 billion (2008 est.)
$96.77 billion (2007 est.)
Senegal $-1.31 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.18 billion (2007 est.)
Serbia $-6.889 billion (2007 est.)
Seychelles $-277 million (2008 est.)
$-274.8 million (2007 est.)
Sierra Leone $-63 million (2007 est.)
Singapore $25.78 billion (2008 est.)
$39.11 billion (2007 est.)
Slovakia $-6.43 billion (2008 est.)
$-4.482 billion (2007 est.)
Slovenia $-2.92 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.982 billion (2007 est.)
Solomon Islands $-143 million (2007 est.)
South Africa $-20.98 billion (2008 est.)
$-20.78 billion (2007 est.)
Spain $-131.8 billion (2008 est.)
$-145.4 billion (2007 est.)
Sri Lanka $-3.052 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.464 billion (2007 est.)
Sudan $-1.178 billion (2008 est.)
$-3.447 billion (2007 est.)
Suriname $24 million (2007 est.)
Swaziland $-30 million (2008 est.)
$4 million (2007 est.)
Sweden $39.96 billion (2008 est.)
$38.42 billion (2007 est.)
Switzerland $47.67 billion (2008 est.)
$43.95 billion (2007 est.)
Syria $-705 million (2008 est.)
$402 million (2007 est.)
Taiwan $24.64 billion (2008 est.)
$32.98 billion (2007 est.)
Tajikistan $-783 million (2008 est.)
$-495.1 million (2007 est.)
Tanzania $-2.695 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.856 billion (2007 est.)
Thailand $-1.049 billion (2008 est.)
$15.76 billion (2007 est.)
Timor-Leste $1.161 billion (2007 est.)
Togo $-287 million (2008 est.)
$-154 million (2007 est.)
Tonga $-23 million (2007 est.)
Trinidad and Tobago $5.395 billion (2008 est.)
$5.364 billion (2007 est.)
Tunisia $-1.755 billion (2008 est.)
$-904 million (2007 est.)
Turkey $-41.6 billion (2008 est.)
$-37.7 billion (2007 est.)
Turkmenistan $4.657 billion (2008 est.)
$3.285 billion (2007 est.)
Tuvalu $-11.68 million (2003)
Uganda $-1.273 billion (2008 est.)
$-744.7 million (2007 est.)
Ukraine $-12.93 billion (2008 est.)
$-5.918 billion (2007 est.)
United Arab Emirates $34.3 billion (2008 est.)
$25.84 billion (2007 est.)
United Kingdom $-44.96 billion (2008 est.)
$-78.78 billion (2007 est.)
United States $-673.3 billion (2008 est.)
$-731.2 billion (2007 est.)
Uruguay $-1.119 billion (2008 est.)
$-82.7 million (2007 est.)
Uzbekistan $6.257 billion (2008 est.)
$4.267 billion (2007 est.)
Vanuatu $-60 million (2007 est.)
Venezuela $39.2 billion (2008 est.)
$20 billion (2007 est.)
Vietnam $-11.71 billion (2008 est.)
$-6.993 billion (2007 est.)
Yemen $-1.113 billion (2008 est.)
$-1.547 billion (2007 est.)
Zambia $-1.224 billion (2008 est.)
$-198 million (2007 est.)
Zimbabwe $-659.2 million (2008 est.)
$-494.8 million (2007 est.)
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