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Bangladesh Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Bangladesh Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP -1.5 % 2020
Current Account 788 USD Million | 0.788 B USD 4Q/20


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Bangladesh - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Bangladesh Current Account to GDP?

  • The deficit of Current Account to GDP in Bangladesh increased to 1.5 % in 2020. The maximum surplus was 3.2 % and deficit was -4.4 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
-1.5 2020 02.03.2021
-1.7 2019 27.04.2020
-3.6 2018 04.04.2019
-0.6 2017 13.03.2018
1.9 2016 10.03.2018
1.5 2015 31.12.2015
0.8 2014 31.12.2014
1.5 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Current Account to GDP in Bangladesh by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Abdul Hamid 22.04.2013 - 1.7000 -0.6000 1.9000 -0.6000 -135.29%


Latest data on Current Account (USD Million)

Current Account
                     Bangladesh - Historical Data (USD Million)

What is Bangladesh Current Account Deficit?

  • The surplus of Current Account in Bangladesh decreased to 788 USD Million (0.788 B USD) in the forth quarter of 2020. The maximum value was 3534 USD Million and minimum was -3293 USD Million.
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (USD Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
788 4Q/20 10.05.2021
3534 3Q/20 08.01.2021
-2439 2Q/20 18.10.2020
-871 1Q/20 21.07.2020
-582 4Q/19 27.04.2020
-1008 2Q/19 29.10.2019
-1728 4Q/18 06.05.2019
-1354 3Q/18 04.02.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (USD Million)

Current Account in Bangladesh by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Abdul Hamid 22.04.2013 - -589.0000 -2976.0000 -82.0000 -2976.0000 405.26%

Other trade indicators in Bangladesh

Index Updated Actual Previous
Balance of Trade Mar/21 -2.195 B USD -2.006
Capital Flows Feb/21 0 B USD 0.003
Exports Mar/21 3.292 B USD 2.691
Foreign Exchange Reserves Apr/21 44.95 B USD 43.441
Imports Mar/21 5.487 B USD 4.697
Terms of Trade  2020 85.7 in. pt. 87.1

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2020 -1.5 % -1.7
Jordan 2019 -2.1 % -6.9
Kyrgyzstan 2019 -12.7 % -12.1
Mongolia 2020 -12.3 % -15.6
Nepal 2019 -7.6 % -8.1
Palestine 2019 -10.7 % -13.2
Tajikistan 2019 -2.3 % -4.9
Cambodia 2020 -25.4 % -15.8
China 2020 1.9 % 0.8
Georgia 2019 -5.1 % -6.8
India 2019 -0.9 % -2.1
Israel 2020 4.9 % 3.1
Pakistan 2020 -1.1 % -4.8
South Korea 2020 3.5 % 3.7
Taiwan 2020 9.5 % 10.5
Vietnam 2019 5 % 2.4
Maldives 2020 -29.2 % -26.9
Armenia 2019 -7.2 % -6.9
Hong Kong 2020 6.6 % 6
Indonesia 2020 -0.44 % -2.7
Japan 2020 3.2 % 3.6
Kazakhstan 2019 -4 % -0.1
Lebanon 2019 -22.2 % -24.3
Macau 2019 34.5 % 33.2
Malaysia 2020 1 % 3.3
Philippines 2020 3.6 % -0.9
Qatar 2020 -2.5 % 2.3
Singapore 2020 17.6 % 14.3
Sri Lanka 2019 -2.2 % -3.2
Thailand 2020 4.2 % 7
Oman 2019 -5.2 % -5.5
Iran 2020 -0.5 % 1.1
Laos 2019 -7.2 % -7.9
Azerbaijan 2020 -0.5 % 9.1
Kuwait 2020 0.8 % 16.4
Saudi Arabia 2020 -2.8 % 6.3
Bahrain 2019 -2.1 % -6.5
United Arab Emirates 2020 5.9 % 8.9
Yemen 2018 -0.01 % -0.1
Turkmenistan 2019 5.1 % 5.5
Uzbekistan 2020 -5.4 % -5.8
Iraq 2020 -12.6 % 1.1
Syria 2010 -0.62 % -2.15
Afghanistan 2019 -21.2 % -21.7
Bhutan 2019 -12.2 % -21.2
Brunei 2020 1 % 6.6
Mauritius 2019 -5.5 % -8.8