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Japan Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Japan Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP 3.2 % 2020
Current Account 1980 JPY Billion | 17.928 B USD May/21


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Japan - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Japan Current Account to GDP?

  • The surplus of Current Account to GDP in Japan decreased to 3.2 % in 2020. The maximum surplus was 4.7 % and deficit was -1 %
  • Data published Yearly by Ministry of Finance.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
3.2 2020 22.03.2021
3.6 2019 28.07.2020
3.5 2018 03.05.2019
4.02 2017 19.06.2018
3.7 2016 11.08.2017
3.1 2015 31.12.2015
0.8 2014 31.12.2014
0.9 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by governors (%)

Current Account to GDP in Japan by governors

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Haruhiko Kuroda 20.03.2013 - 0.9000 4.0200 4.0200 0.8000 346.67%
Masaaki Shirakawa 09.04.2008 - 20.03.2013 2.8000 1.0000 3.9000 1.0000 -64.29%
Toshihiko Fukui 20.03.2003 - 19.03.2008 3.1000 4.7000 4.7000 3.1000 51.61%
Masaru Hayami 20.03.1998 - 20.03.2003 2.9000 2.6000 2.9000 2.0000 -10.34%
Yasuo Matsushita 17.12.1994 - 20.03.1998 2.7000 2.2000 2.7000 1.4000 -18.52%


Latest data on Current Account (JPY Billion)

Current Account
                     Japan - Historical Data (JPY Billion)

What is Japan Current Account Deficit?

  • The surplus of Current Account in Japan increased to 1980 JPY Billion (17.928 B USD) in May 2021. The maximum value was 3360 JPY Billion and minimum was -1456 JPY Billion.
  • Data published Monthly by Ministry of Finance.

Historical Data (JPY Billion) by years

Data
Period
Date
1980 May/21 08.07.2021
1322 Apr/21 08.06.2021
2650 Mar/21 13.05.2021
2917 Feb/21 08.04.2021
647 Jan/21 08.03.2021
1166 Dec/20 07.02.2021
1878 Nov/20 12.01.2021
2145 Oct/20 08.12.2020


Historical Chart by governors (JPY Billion)

Current Account in Japan by governors

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Haruhiko Kuroda 20.03.2013 - 1287.7000 1845.0000 2980.5000 -1456.1000 43.28%
Masaaki Shirakawa 09.04.2008 - 20.03.2013 1215.9000 652.4000 2695.0000 -437.8000 -46.34%
Toshihiko Fukui 20.03.2003 - 19.03.2008 1631.4000 2479.4000 3360.4000 785.5000 51.98%
Masaru Hayami 20.03.1998 - 20.03.2003 1548.4000 1492.6000 2132.8000 272.2000 -3.60%
Yasuo Matsushita 17.12.1994 - 20.03.1998 1319.1000 1665.7000 1665.7000 34.2000 26.28%

Other trade indicators in Japan

Index Updated Actual Previous
Current Account to GDP 2020 3.2 % 3.6
Balance of Trade May/21 -1.693 B USD 2.291
Capital Flows May/21 24.464 B USD -2.168
Foreign Exchange Reserves Jun/21 1376.478 B USD 1387.5
Imports May/21 58.385 B USD 62.713
Terms of Trade  Jun/21 97.2 in. pt. 98.7
Tourist Arrivals May/21 0.01 Million Persons 0.011

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2020 -1.5 % -1.7
Jordan 2019 -2.1 % -6.9
Kyrgyzstan 2020 4.3 % -12.1
Mongolia 2020 -12.3 % -15.6
Nepal 2019 -7.6 % -8.1
Palestine 2019 -10.7 % -13.2
Tajikistan 2020 0 % -2.3
Cambodia 2020 -25.4 % -15.8
China 2020 1.9 % 0.8
Georgia 2020 -12.3 % -5.5
India 2020 0.9 % -0.9
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 2020 -3.7 % -4
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 2020 0.5 % 1.3
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 2020 -10.1 % -5.7