Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) - Ghana



Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Ghana
Value & RankThe Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Ghana is -11.4 (% of GDP) with a global rank of 139.
Ghana compared to other CountriesThe Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Ghana is similar to that of Kenya, Albania, Madagascar, Dominica, Armenia, Rwanda, Georgia, Cape Verde, Nicaragua, Jamaica with a respective Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of -10.6, -10.6, -11.0, -11.1, -11.1, -11.5, -11.7, -11.9, -12.8, -12.9 (% of GDP) and a global rank of 134, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 142, 143, 144.Last 5 years averageGhana had an average Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of -9.57 (% of GDP) in the last 5 years from (2007 to 2012).
Ghana during the Great RecessionGhana's Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) had a negative growth (decline) of 41.1% during the Great RecessionGhana since the end of the Great RecessionGhana's Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) had a negative growth (decline) of 56.7% since the end of the Great Recession
YearCurrent Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) (% of GDP) - Ghana
2005-10.29
2006-5.17
2007-9.61
2008-11.66
2009-7.30
2010-8.54
2011-8.86
2012-11.45
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Ghana
Country NameGlobal RankCurrent Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) (% of GDP)
Kenya134-10.6
Albania135-10.6
Madagascar136-11.0
Dominica137-11.1
Armenia138-11.1
Ghana139-11.4
Rwanda140-11.5
Georgia141-11.7
Cape Verde142-11.9
Nicaragua143-12.8
Jamaica144-12.9
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators