This page provides forecasts for Current Account to GDP including a long-term outlook for the next decades, medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions.


Last Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19
United States -2.40 Dec/17 -2.3 -2.2 -2.2 -2.2
Euro Area 3.50 Dec/17 2.8 2.6 2.6 2.6
China 1.30 Dec/17 1 0.8 0.8 0.8
Japan 4.02 Dec/17 3.5 3 3 3
Germany 8.00 Dec/17 7.8 7.7 7.7 7.7
United Kingdom -4.10 Dec/17 -3.7 -3 -3 -3
India -1.90 Dec/17 -2.6 -2.2 -2.2 -2.2
France -0.80 Dec/17 -1.3 -1 -1 -1
Brazil -0.48 Dec/17 -1 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4
Italy 2.80 Dec/17 2 1.5 1.5 1.5
Canada -3.00 Dec/17 -2.8 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5
Russia 2.20 Dec/17 5.5 4.8 4.8 4.8
South Korea 5.60 Dec/17 6.2 6.1 6.1 6.1
Australia -3.10 Dec/17 -2.6 -3 -3 -3
Spain 1.90 Dec/17 1.1 1 1 1
Mexico -1.60 Dec/17 -1.3 -1 -1 -1
Indonesia -1.70 Dec/17 -2.2 -2.3 -2.3 -2.3
Turkey -5.50 Dec/17 -5.5 -1.8 -1.8 -1.8
Netherlands 10.20 Dec/17 9.4 9 9 9
Last 2018 2019 2020
Afghanistan -20.00 Dec/16 -15 -12 -9
Albania -6.40 Dec/17 -6.6 -7 -6.5
Algeria -10.90 Dec/17 -4.5 -3.2 -2.8
Angola -0.90 Dec/17 -2 -1 2
Argentina -4.80 Dec/17 -4 -3.6 -3.6
Armenia -2.90 Dec/16 -3.8 -3.8 -3.9
Australia -3.10 Dec/17 -2.6 -3 -3.3
Austria 1.90 Dec/17 2.5 2 1.9
Azerbaijan 5.60 Dec/17 6.7 8.2 8.7
Bahamas -16.40 Dec/17 -12 -10 -7
Bahrain -4.60 Dec/17 -3.2 -0.9 1.5
Bangladesh -2.60 Dec/18 -2.6 -1.7 -0.9
Barbados -4.40 Dec/17 -3.6 -3.8 -3.5
Belarus -1.70 Dec/17 -2.7 -4 -2.5
Belgium -0.20 Dec/17 0.5 -0.5 0.2
Belize -7.00 Dec/17 -6.4 -4.2 -3.6
Benin -11.00 Dec/17 -8 -7 -5
Bhutan -24.44 Dec/17 -23.5 -18.8 -14.3
Bolivia -6.30 Dec/17 -6.1 -5.9 -6
Bosnia and Herzegovina -4.80 Dec/17 -6 -6.5 -5.5
Botswana 12.00 Dec/17 8.5 7 9
Brazil -0.48 Dec/17 -1 -1.4 -1.5
Brunei 6.10 Dec/17 4.9 13.1 14.2
Bulgaria 4.50 Dec/17 2.5 1.5 1
Burkina Faso -7.60 Dec/17 -3 -2.8 -2
Burundi -11.60 Dec/17 -14.6 -13.3 -12.1
Cambodia -7.10 Dec/17 -11 -10.2 -6.3
Cameroon -2.70 Dec/17 -3.6 -3.3 -3
Canada -3.00 Dec/17 -2.8 -2.5 -1.9
Cape Verde -7.10 Dec/17 -8 -7.6 -5
Cayman Islands -32.10 Dec/17 -17.34 -21.77 -16.42
Central African Republic -9.70 Dec/17 -9.5 -8.2 -7.6
Chad -8.80 Dec/17 -8 -6 -4
Chile -1.50 Dec/17 -1.3 -1.1 -1
China 1.30 Dec/17 1 0.8 1
Colombia -3.30 Dec/17 -2.6 -2.7 -2.8
Comoros -7.80 Dec/16 -10 -8 -6
Congo -2.50 Dec/17 -8 -10 -8
Costa Rica -3.00 Dec/17 -4.55 -3.89 -3.85
Croatia 3.90 Dec/17 2.9 2.5 2
Cuba 0.10 Dec/15 0.27 -0.09 -0.31
Cyprus -6.70 Dec/17 -4 -5 -4.5
Czech Republic 1.10 Dec/17 -0.5 -1 -1.5
Denmark 7.90 Dec/17 7.9 7.6 7
Djibouti -26.00 Dec/17 -19 -17 -15
Dominican Republic -0.20 Dec/17 -1.5 -3.1 -3.1
East Timor -16.10 Dec/17 -2.5 -3.7 -15
Ecuador -0.20 Dec/17 1.1 -0.8 0.8
Egypt -6.50 Dec/17 -5 -4.5 -3.9
El Salvador -2.10 Dec/17 -3.66 -3.02 -2.78
Equatorial Guinea -10.50 Dec/17 -5.7 -5 -8
Eritrea 0.70 Dec/17 0.3 0.7 1
Estonia 3.20 Dec/17 2.5 1.2 -0.1
Ethiopia -8.50 Dec/17 -10.5 -9.8 -8.9
Euro Area 3.50 Dec/17 2.8 2.6 2.5
European Union 1.50 Dec/16 1.28 1.16 1.2
Fiji -7.40 Dec/17 -6 -4.4 -3.6
Finland 0.70 Dec/17 0.5 0.6 0.7
France -0.80 Dec/17 -1.3 -1 -0.9
Gabon -9.00 Dec/17 -0.5 1.9 0.2
Gambia -14.30 Dec/17 -10 -11 -9
Georgia -8.70 Dec/17 -11 -10 -9
Germany 8.00 Dec/17 7.8 7.7 6.2
Ghana -4.20 Dec/17 -4.6 -4.5 -4.3
Greece -0.80 Dec/17 -1 -0.5 -0.2
Guatemala 1.50 Dec/17 -0.58 -0.65 -0.26
Guinea 5.51 Dec/17 -25 -23 -20
Guinea Bissau -9.00 Dec/17 -3.6 -2.8 -1.4
Guyana -8.10 Dec/17 -3.7 -3.4 -3.2
Haiti -4.00 Dec/17 -2.1 -2.5 -2.4
Honduras -1.70 Dec/17 -3.1 -3.3 -3.5
Hong Kong 4.20 Dec/17 3.9 3.7 3.1
Hungary 2.80 Dec/17 2.5 2.3 2
Iceland 3.30 Dec/17 2.8 1 0.7
India -1.90 Dec/17 -2.6 -2.2 -1.8
Indonesia -1.70 Dec/17 -2.2 -2.3 -2.2
Iran 4.26 Dec/17 1.5 0.5 -0.8
Iraq 2.30 Dec/17 6.5 3 -1.5
Ireland 12.50 Dec/17 8.5 7 6
Israel 4.10 Dec/17 2 2.5 3
Italy 2.80 Dec/17 2 1.5 1.1
Ivory Coast -4.10 Dec/17 -3.2 -4 -2
Jamaica -3.00 Dec/17 -4 -7 -6
Japan 4.02 Dec/17 3.5 3 3.12
Jordan -10.60 Dec/17 -9.5 -8.4 -7.5
Kazakhstan -3.20 Dec/17 -0.3 0.2 0.7
Kenya -5.90 Dec/17 -7 -7.7 -6
Kosovo -10.30 Dec/16 -7 -6.5 -6.6
Kuwait 5.90 Dec/17 11 10.8 9
Kyrgyzstan -12.00 Dec/16 -12.5 -11.1 -11.8
Laos -6.99 Dec/17 -8.5 -7.6 -6.4
Latvia -0.80 Dec/17 -1.9 -2.4 -2.7
Lebanon -18.00 Dec/17 -25.8 -25.6 -24
Lesotho -7.20 Dec/17 -9 -6 -8
Liberia -15.80 Dec/17 -35 -32 -30
Libya 2.20 Dec/17 -25 -19 -16
Lithuania -0.90 Dec/16 0.2 0.1 -0.5
Luxembourg 5.00 Dec/17 5 4.5 4.3
Macau 27.50 Dec/16 31 32 34
Macedonia -1.30 Dec/17 -1 -1.5 -2
Madagascar -4.10 Dec/17 -3.5 -2.8 -2.5
Malawi -10.50 Dec/17 -11 -10 -14
Malaysia 1.30 Dec/16 3 2.3 1.5
Maldives -17.10 Dec/18 -17.1 -14.8 -9.2
Mali -7.00 Dec/17 -5.5 -7 -4
Malta 12.60 Dec/17 11.5 11 10
Mauritania -10.90 Dec/17 -27 -22 -20
Mauritius -5.80 Dec/17 -5.5 -5 -4.3
Mexico -1.60 Dec/17 -1.3 -1 -0.8
Moldova -7.60 Dec/17 -7.5 -6.5 -6
Mongolia -10.40 Dec/17 -8.3 -10.8 -5.2
Montenegro -19.10 Dec/16 -16.5 -16 -12
Morocco -4.00 Dec/17 -4.2 -4.6 -4.2
Mozambique -16.20 Dec/17 -36 -29 -27
Myanmar -8.60 Dec/17 -5.7 -6.2 -5.5
Namibia -2.30 Dec/17 -6 -9 -4
Nepal -0.40 Dec/17 -8 -6.5 -2.8
Netherlands 10.20 Dec/17 9.4 9 8.5
New Zealand -2.80 Dec/17 -2.8 -2.5 -2.4
Nicaragua -5.00 Dec/17 -6.2 -8 -7.5
Niger -14.40 Dec/17 -20 -17 -16
Nigeria 2.00 Dec/17 2.2 3.2 4.4
Norway 5.70 Dec/17 7.7 8 8.5
Oman -14.30 Dec/17 -7.5 -0.8 -1.6
Pakistan -8.20 Jun/18 -5.8 -5.2 -5
Palestine -10.80 Dec/17 -12 -12.5 -13
Panama -6.10 Dec/17 -5.7 -5.4 -5
Papua New Guinea 15.30 Dec/16 14.5 15.1 12.2
Paraguay -1.20 Dec/17 1.3 -0.6 -1.2
Peru -1.30 Dec/17 -1.6 -1.3 -1.1
Philippines -0.80 Dec/17 -1.1 -1.4 -1.2
Poland 0.30 Dec/17 -0.6 -1.2 -1.5
Portugal 0.50 Dec/17 0.4 0.6 0.5
Qatar 3.80 Dec/17 5 6.7 6.9
Republic of the Congo -42.80 Dec/17 -21 -13 -10
Romania -3.40 Dec/17 -3.7 -3.5 -3
Russia 2.20 Dec/17 5.5 4.8 4.2
Rwanda -14.10 Dec/17 -12.6 -11 -10.5
Sao Tome and Principe -24.70 Dec/15 -13 -15 -12
Saudi Arabia 2.20 Dec/17 9.1 8.6 6.3
Senegal -5.30 Dec/17 -7.2 -8.3 -9.4
Serbia -5.70 Dec/17 -5.6 -5.5 -5
Seychelles -20.00 Dec/17 -15 -18 -16
Sierra Leone -13.00 Dec/17 -23 -20 -18
Singapore 19.50 Dec/17 19.7 19.3 18.7
Slovakia -2.10 Dec/17 -1.5 -1 -0.5
Slovenia 6.40 Dec/17 6.1 5.7 5.4
South Africa -2.50 Dec/17 -3.2 -3.4 -3.7
South Korea 5.60 Dec/17 6.2 6.1 5.8
Spain 1.90 Dec/17 1.1 1 0.8
Sri Lanka -2.60 Dec/17 -3.2 -2.7 -2.5
Sudan -3.40 Dec/17 -6 -7 -8.2
Suriname -4.40 Dec/16 -3 -1.7 -2
Swaziland -1.30 Dec/17 6 7 5
Sweden 3.20 Dec/17 3 2.7 3.4
Switzerland 9.80 Dec/17 9.5 9.8 8.8
Syria -0.62 Dec/10 -12 -10 -9
Taiwan 14.70 Dec/17 13.9 13.5 13.2
Tajikistan 1.80 Dec/17 -5 -4 -3
Tanzania -1.80 Dec/17 -9 -8.7 -7
Thailand 10.60 Dec/17 8.6 7.3 6.5
Togo -8.70 Dec/17 -9 -8.5 -7.3
Trinidad and Tobago -4.10 Dec/17 -2 5 -3
Tunisia -10.40 Dec/17 -6.7 -6.4 -6
Turkey -5.50 Dec/17 -5.5 -1.8 -2.8
Turkmenistan -12.80 Dec/17 -9 -7.5 -6.9
Uganda -5.40 Dec/17 -4.5 -4 -5.6
Ukraine -1.90 Dec/17 -3 -4 -3.5
United Arab Emirates 6.90 Dec/17 7 7.7 5.5
United Kingdom -4.10 Dec/17 -3.7 -3 -2.8
United States -2.40 Dec/17 -2.3 -2.2 -2.5
Uruguay 0.50 Dec/17 -0.4 -1.24 -1
Uzbekistan 2.80 Dec/17 -0.3 -1.2 -2.5
Venezuela 2.00 Dec/17 2.1 2 2
Vietnam 2.90 Dec/17 2.2 2 1.3
Yemen -5.60 Dec/16 -9 -7 -5
Zambia -2.30 Dec/17 -3 -2 -1
Zimbabwe -5.60 Dec/17 -8 -9 -6


Forecast Current Account to GDP - 2018-2020