United Arab Emirates Current Account to GDP 1980-2017 | Data | Chart

The United Arab Emirates recorded a Current Account surplus of 3.10 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016. Current Account to GDP in the United Arab Emirates averaged 9.80 percent from 1980 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 25 percent in 1980 and a record low of 0.10 percent in 1994.

United Arab Emirates Current Account to GDP
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United Arab Emirates Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade 250900.00 281200.00 520300.00 40840.00 AED Million [+]
Exports 1096700.00 1103500.00 1362600.00 177800.00 AED Million [+]
Imports 845800.00 822300.00 861600.00 128570.00 AED Million [+]
Current Account 42400.00 63400.00 253260.00 12510.00 AED Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 3.10 4.70 25.00 0.10 percent [+]
Gold Reserves 7.46 7.48 12.35 0.00 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 2900.00 2950.00 3220.00 291.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 0.21 0.42 1.12 0.00 [+]
Weapons Sales 12.00 63.00 63.00 1.00 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 33000.00 32300.00 52100.00 14700.00 AED Million [+]

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United Arab Emirates Current Account to GDP

The Current account balance as a percent of GDP provides an indication on the level of international competitiveness of a country. Usually, countries recording a strong current account surplus have an economy heavily dependent on exports revenues, with high savings ratings but weak domestic demand. On the other hand, countries recording a current account deficit have strong imports, a low saving rates and high personal consumption rates as a percentage of disposable incomes. This page provides - United Arab Emirates Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United Arab Emirates Current Account to GDP - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.10 4.70 25.00 0.10 1980 - 2016 percent Yearly




current account to GDP by Country
Country Last
Switzerland 11.00 Dec/16
Netherlands 8.40 Dec/16
Germany 8.30 Dec/16
South Korea 7.00 Dec/16
Japan 3.70 Dec/16
Euro Area 3.30 Dec/16
Italy 2.60 Dec/16
Spain 2.20 Dec/16
China 1.80 Dec/16
Russia 1.80 Dec/16
India -0.70 Dec/16
France -0.90 Dec/16
Brazil -1.30 Dec/16
Indonesia -1.80 Dec/16
United States -2.60 Dec/16
Australia -2.70 Dec/16
Mexico -2.70 Dec/16
Canada -3.30 Dec/16
Turkey -3.80 Dec/16
United Kingdom -4.40 Dec/16