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Ghana Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Ghana Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP -2.1 % 2021
Current Account -1094 USD Million | -1.094 B USD 2Q/22


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Ghana - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Ghana Current Account to GDP?

  • The deficit of Current Account to GDP in Ghana increased to 2.1 % in 2021. The maximum surplus was 0.1 % and deficit was -11.9 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
-2.1 2021 11.07.2022
-2.5 2020 24.05.2021
-2.8 2019 02.08.2020
-4.4 2018 29.10.2019
-4.2 2017 20.10.2018
-3.9 2016 11.08.2017


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Current Account to GDP in Ghana by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Nana Addo Dankwa 07.01.2017 - -3.9000 -4.8000 -3.9000 -4.8000 23.08%


Latest data on Current Account (USD Million)

Current Account
                     Ghana - Historical Data (USD Million)

What is Ghana Current Account Deficit?

  • The deficit of Current Account in Ghana decreased to 1094 USD Million (1.094 B USD) in the second quarter of 2022. The maximum value was 328 USD Million and minimum was -2184 USD Million.
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (USD Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
-1094 2Q/22 30.07.2022
-128 1Q/22 28.05.2022
-672 4Q/21 05.02.2022
-774 2Q/21 25.09.2021
-371 1Q/21 05.06.2021
-897 4Q/20 27.03.2021
-709 3Q/20 28.11.2020
-663 2Q/20 01.08.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (USD Million)

Current Account in Ghana by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Nana Addo Dankwa 07.01.2017 - 316.8500 -930.0000 316.8500 -1013.0100 -393.51%

Other trade indicators in Ghana

Index Updated Actual Previous
Balance of Trade Jun/22 0.131 B USD 0.081
Capital Flows 2Q/22 -1.288 B USD -0.69
Exports Jun/22 1.585 B USD 1.433
Foreign Exchange Reserves Jun/22 7.68 B USD 8.11
Imports Jun/22 1.454 B USD 1.352

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Egypt 2021 -4.6 % -3.1
Kenya 2021 -5.4 % -4.8
Madagascar 2021 -5.5 % -3.5
Zimbabwe 2021 -1.89 % -1.91
Tanzania 2021 -1.5 % -1.6
Togo 2021 -5 % -3
Tunisia 2021 -5.9 % -6
Nigeria 2021 -2.8 % -4.2
Sudan 2021 -10 % -8.3
Morocco 2021 -2.3 % -1.5
Senegal 2021 -10.4 % -10.9
Seychelles 2021 -20 % -22
South Africa 2021 3.7 % 2
Uganda 2020 -10.7 % -7
Rwanda 2021 -10.9 % -12.1
Liberia 2021 -17.4 % -16.1
Zambia 2021 11.1 % 12.2
Mozambique 2021 -23.8 % -30.4
Namibia 2021 -9.1 % 2.8
Ghana 2021 -2.1 % -3.1
Swaziland 2021 7.4 % 7
Libya 2021 21.6 % -20.7
Algeria 2021 -2.8 % -12.9
Angola 2021 12.4 % 1.6
Benin 2021 -4.5 % -1.7
Botswana 2021 -0.5 % -10.8
Burkina Faso 2021 5.2 % 3.8
Burundi 2021 -15 % -9.4
Central African Republic 2021 -9.6 % -7.2
Chad 2021 -3.9 % -8.1
Comoros 2021 0.5 % -1.8
Republic of the Congo 2021 15.5 % -0.2
Djibouti 2021 -0.7 % 11.3
Equatorial Guinea 2021 -3.4 % -4.2
Eritrea 2021 13.5 % 11.4
Ethiopia 2021 -3.2 % -4.6
Gabon 2021 -5.7 % -6.9
Gambia 2021 -4.5 % -5.1
Guatemala 2021 2.5 % 4.9
Guinea 2021 29.3 % 18.9
Guinea Bissau 2021 -6.9 % -3.7
Lesotho 2021 -2.8 % -2.1
Malawi 2021 -13.1 % -12.1
Mali 2021 -4.5 % -2.3
Mauritania 2021 -7.6 % -7.6
Niger 2021 -13.6 % -13.1
Sao Tome and Principe 2015 -24.7 % -31.7
Sierra Leone 2021 -13.9 % -16.7