Bhutan recorded a Current Account deficit of 18.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2018. Current Account to GDP in Bhutan averaged -17.38 percent from 2001 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 15.80 percent in 2007 and a record low of -33.10 percent in 2016.

Current Account to GDP in Bhutan is expected to be -17.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the Bhutan Current Account to GDP is projected to trend around -7.80 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Bhutan Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -7470.80 -9979.30 3469.80 -20835.30 BTN Million [+]
Current Account -36341.50 -43758.84 3707.50 -43758.84 BTN Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -18.20 -24.44 15.80 -33.10 percent [+]
Exports 9838.60 7329.20 30997.40 1129.60 BTN Million [+]
Imports 17309.40 17308.50 50995.40 1254.90 BTN Million [+]
Tourism Revenues 17.30 12.80 17.30 0.50 USD Million [+]
Terrorism Index 0.02 0.04 2.76 0.00 [+]
Tourist Arrivals 10580.00 8135.00 11277.00 459.00 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 105.60 23.80 1979.00 -1047.90 BTN Million [+]
External Debt 2505.40 2315.60 2505.40 405.50 USD Million [+]

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Bhutan 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 - Bhutan Current Account to GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Bhutan Current Account to GDP - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-18.20 -24.44 15.80 -33.10 2001 - 2018 percent Yearly




Country Last Previous
Singapore 17.70 Dec/18
Netherlands 10.80 Dec/18
Switzerland 10.20 Dec/18
Saudi Arabia 9.20 Dec/18
Germany 7.30 Dec/18
Russia 7.00 Dec/18
South Korea 4.70 Dec/18
Japan 3.50 Dec/18
Euro Area 3.00 Dec/18
Italy 2.50 Dec/18
Spain 0.90 Dec/18
China 0.40 Dec/18
France -0.30 Dec/18
Brazil -0.77 Dec/18
Australia -1.50 Dec/18
Mexico -1.60 Dec/17
India -2.30 Dec/18
United States -2.40 Dec/18
Canada -3.00 Dec/17
Indonesia -3.00 Dec/18
South Africa -3.50 Dec/18
Turkey -3.50 Dec/18
United Kingdom -3.90 Dec/18
Argentina -5.40 Dec/18


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