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Jamaica Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Jamaica Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP 0.2 % 2020
Current Account 42.1 USD Million | 0.042 B USD 3Q/21


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Jamaica - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Jamaica Current Account to GDP?

  • The deficit of Current Account to GDP in Jamaica increased to 0.2 % in 2020. The maximum surplus was -1.2 % and deficit was -20.4 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
0.2 2020 28.07.2021
-1.9 2019 27.07.2020
-2.8 2018 15.04.2019
-3 2017 14.03.2018
-0.7 2016 11.08.2017
-3 2015 31.12.2015
-8 2014 31.12.2014
-9.6 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by governors (%)

Current Account to GDP in Jamaica by governors

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Patrick Allen 26.02.2009 - -9.4000 -3.0000 -0.7000 -13.3000 -68.09%
Kenneth O. Hall 15.02.2006 - 26.02.2009 -10.4000 -20.4000 -10.4000 -20.4000 96.15%
Howard Cooke 01.08.1991 - 15.02.2006 -4.2000 -9.6000 -2.8000 -11.1000 128.57%


Latest data on Current Account (USD Million)

Current Account
                     Jamaica - Historical Data (USD Million)

What is Jamaica Current Account Deficit?

  • The surplus of Current Account in Jamaica decreased to 42.1 USD Million (0.042 B USD) in the third quarter of 2021. The maximum value was 153 USD Million and minimum was -536 USD Million.
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (USD Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
42.1 3Q/21 03.05.2022
267 2Q/21 22.01.2022
-46.1 1Q/21 15.09.2021
53.64 4Q/20 26.06.2021
38.4 3Q/20 03.03.2021
-106 2Q/20 23.11.2020
40.69 1Q/20 08.08.2020
-20.56 4Q/19 09.05.2020


Historical Chart by governors (USD Million)

Current Account in Jamaica by governors

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Patrick Allen 26.02.2009 - -43.4000 -302.0000 139.0000 -536.1000 595.85%
Kenneth O. Hall 15.02.2006 - 26.02.2009 -143.3000 -170.3000 32.6000 -453.8000 18.84%
Howard Cooke 01.08.1991 - 15.02.2006 -9.8000 -111.6000 75.4000 -155.4000 1038.78%

Other trade indicators in Jamaica

Index Updated Actual Previous
Balance of Trade 3Q/21 -0.86 B USD -0.723
Capital Flows 3Q/21 0.077 B USD -0.011
Exports 3Q/21 0.367 B USD 0.423
Foreign Exchange Reserves Mar/22 4.123 B USD 4.059
Imports 3Q/21 1.227 B USD 1.145
Tourist Arrivals Dec/20 0.09 Million Persons 0.049

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Colombia 2020 -3.4 % -4.3
Panama 2021 2.3 % -4.9
Honduras 2020 4 % -1.4
Brazil 2020 -0.72 % -2.7
Chile 2020 1.4 % -3.9
Paraguay 2020 2.2 % -1.2
Argentina 2021 1 % 0.9
Canada 2020 -1.9 % -2.1
Ecuador 2020 2.6 % -0.1
Mexico 2020 2.4 % -0.3
Peru 2020 0.7 % -1.2
United States 2020 -3.1 % -2.2
Uruguay 2020 -0.6 % 1.3
Jamaica 2020 0.2 % -1.9
Suriname 2020 11.4 % -12.1
Venezuela 2020 -3.5 % 8.4
Belize 2020 -7.5 % -9.3
Cameroon 2021 -3.9 % -4.9
Cape Verde 2020 -15.6 % 0.3
Cuba 2020 0.2 % 1.4
Dominican Republic 2020 -2 % -1.3
El Salvador 2020 0.5 % -0.6
Guyana 2019 -32.79 % -24.6
Haiti 2020 5.5 % -1.7
Nicaragua 2020 7.6 % 6
Trinidad and Tobago 2020 2.3 % 4.6