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Jamaica Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Jamaica Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP 0.7 % 2021
Current Account 19.64 USD Million | 0.02 B USD 2Q/22


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 0.7 % in 2021. The maximum surplus was -1.2 % and deficit was -20.4 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
0.7 2021 12.09.2022
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


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 deficit of Current Account in Jamaica increased to 19.64 USD Million (0.02 B USD) in the second quarter of 2022. 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
19.64 2Q/22 03.11.2022
-333 1Q/22 30.08.2022
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


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 2Q/22 -1.488 B USD -1.502
Capital Flows 2Q/22 0.132 B USD -0.53
Exports 2Q/22 0.461 B USD 0.341
Foreign Exchange Reserves Oct/22 4.139 B USD 4.171
Imports 2Q/22 1.949 B USD 1.843
Tourist Arrivals Dec/20 0.09 Million Persons 0.049

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Colombia 2021 -5.7 % -3.4
Panama 2021 -2.2 % 2.2
Honduras 2021 -4.3 % 2.8
Brazil 2021 -1.8 % -1.7
Chile 2021 -6.6 % -1.7
Paraguay 2021 3 % 2.2
Argentina 2021 1 % 0.9
Canada 2021 0.1 % -1.9
Ecuador 2021 2.9 % 2.7
Mexico 2021 -0.4 % 2.4
Peru 2021 -2.9 % 0.7
United States 2021 -3.6 % -2.9
Uruguay 2021 -1.8 % -0.8
Jamaica 2021 0.7 % -0.3
Suriname 2021 5.2 % 9.1
Venezuela 2021 -2.1 % -8
Belize 2021 -9.2 % -8.1
Cameroon 2021 -4.1 % -3.5
Cape Verde 2021 -11 % -15.9
Cuba 2020 0.9 % 1.9
Dominican Republic 2022 -2.9 % -2
El Salvador 2021 -5.1 % 0.8
Guyana 2021 -25.5 % -16.4
Haiti 2021 0.5 % 1.1
Nicaragua 2021 -2.9 % 4
Trinidad and Tobago 2021 10.2 % -6.4