Current account balance Current account balance

The current account balance provides information on the balance of the transactions of a country with the rest of the world. For more information on the definition, please refer to the reference metadata information. The MIP scoreboard indicator is the 3 year average of the current account balance expressed as a percentage of GDP.

The indicative thresholds for the current account balance (3 year average) are - 4% and 6%. When the value of the indicator is within the defined thresholds, the country is coloured in green on the map.

Source: Balance of payments (BoP) statistics (online data code: tipsbp10).

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