Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) - Jamaica



Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Jamaica
Value & RankThe Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Jamaica is -12.9 (% of GDP) with a global rank of 144.
Jamaica compared to other CountriesThe Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Jamaica is similar to that of Ghana, Rwanda, Georgia, Cape Verde, Nicaragua, Tanzania, Guyana, St. Lucia, Papua New Guinea, Jordan with a respective Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of -11.4, -11.5, -11.7, -11.9, -12.8, -12.9, -13.8, -14.0, -14.7, -18.4 (% of GDP) and a global rank of 139, 140, 141, 142, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149.Last 5 years averageJamaica had an average Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of -13.3 (% of GDP) in the last 5 years from (2007 to 2012).
Jamaica during the Great RecessionJamaica's Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) had a positive growth of 6.43% during the Great RecessionJamaica since the end of the Great RecessionJamaica's Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) had a negative growth (decline) of 38.5% since the end of the Great Recession
YearCurrent Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) (% of GDP) - Jamaica
2005-9.67
2006-9.94
2007-15.90
2008-20.42
2009-9.30
2010-7.06
2011-14.29
2012-12.87
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Jamaica
Country NameGlobal RankCurrent Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) (% of GDP)
Ghana139-11.4
Rwanda140-11.5
Georgia141-11.7
Cape Verde142-11.9
Nicaragua143-12.8
Jamaica144-12.9
Tanzania145-12.9
Guyana146-13.8
St. Lucia147-14.0
Papua New Guinea148-14.7
Jordan149-18.4
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators