Benin recorded a Current Account deficit of 5.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2019. source: Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO)
Current Account to GDP in Benin averaged -6.63 percent from 1974 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 0.66 percent in 1994 and a record low of -29.75 percent in 1982. This page provides - Benin Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Benin Current Account to GDP - values, historical data and charts - was last updated on November of 2020.
Current Account to GDP in Benin is expected to reach -7.50 percent by the end of 2020, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Benin Current Account to GDP is projected to trend around -6.00 percent in 2021 and -5.00 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.