Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) - Costa Rica



Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Costa Rica
Value & RankThe Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Costa Rica is -5.24 (% of GDP) with a global rank of 101.
Costa Rica compared to other CountriesThe Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Costa Rica is similar to that of Romania, Samoa, India, Barbados, South Africa, Uruguay, El Salvador, Iceland, Turkey, Mali with a respective Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of -4.42, -4.73, -4.92, -4.93, -5.24, -5.25, -5.28, -5.45, -6.15, -6.17 (% of GDP) and a global rank of 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106.Last 5 years averageCosta Rica had an average Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of -5.27 (% of GDP) in the last 5 years from (2007 to 2012).
Costa Rica during the Great RecessionCosta Rica's Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) had a positive growth of 56.8% during the Great RecessionCosta Rica since the end of the Great RecessionCosta Rica's Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) had a negative growth (decline) of 167% since the end of the Great Recession
YearCurrent Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) (% of GDP) - Costa Rica
2005-4.91
2006-4.54
2007-6.25
2008-9.34
2009-1.96
2010-3.53
2011-5.34
2012-5.24
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Costa Rica
Country NameGlobal RankCurrent Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) (% of GDP)
Romania96-4.42
Samoa97-4.73
India98-4.92
Barbados99-4.93
South Africa100-5.24
Costa Rica101-5.24
Uruguay102-5.25
El Salvador103-5.28
Iceland104-5.45
Turkey105-6.15
Mali106-6.17
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators