Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) - Benin



Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Benin
Value & RankThe Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Benin is -7.08 (% of GDP) with a global rank of 115.
Benin compared to other CountriesThe Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Benin is similar to that of Sri Lanka, Moldova, Dominican Republic, Cyprus, Ethiopia, Botswana, Kosovo, Senegal, Ukraine, Tunisia with a respective Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of -6.74, -6.80, -6.85, -6.93, -6.97, -7.41, -7.52, -7.94, -8.12, -8.23 (% of GDP) and a global rank of 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 116, 117, 118, 119, 120.Last 5 years averageBenin had an average Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of -7.92 (% of GDP) in the last 5 years from (2006 to 2011).
Benin during the Great RecessionBenin's Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) had a negative growth (decline) of 114% during the Great RecessionBenin since the end of the Great RecessionBenin's Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) had a positive growth of 28.2% since the end of the Great Recession
YearCurrent Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) (% of GDP) - Benin
2005-5.19
2006-4.61
2007-9.70
2008-8.08
2009-9.85
2010-8.09
2011-7.08
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Benin
Country NameGlobal RankCurrent Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) (% of GDP)
Sri Lanka110-6.74
Moldova111-6.80
Dominican Republic112-6.85
Cyprus113-6.93
Ethiopia114-6.97
Benin115-7.08
Botswana116-7.41
Kosovo117-7.52
Senegal118-7.94
Ukraine119-8.12
Tunisia120-8.23
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators