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Laos Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Laos Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP 2.35 % 2021
Current Account -156 USD Million | -0.156 B USD 2Q/22


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Laos - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Laos Current Account to GDP?

  • The deficit of Current Account to GDP in Laos increased to 2.35 % in 2021. The maximum surplus was 1.96 % and deficit was -26.9 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
2.35 2021 20.10.2022
-0.6 2020 25.07.2021
-7.2 2019 03.06.2020
-7.9 2018 22.05.2019
-6.99 2017 18.07.2018
-2.3 2016 11.08.2017
-18.34 2015 31.12.2015
-10.02 2014 31.12.2014


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Current Account to GDP in Laos by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Bounnhang Vorachith 20.04.2016 - -2.3000 -2.3000 -2.3000 -2.3000 0.00%


Latest data on Current Account (USD Million)

Current Account
                     Laos - Historical Data (USD Million)

What is Laos Current Account Deficit?

  • The surplus of Current Account in Laos decreased to 156 USD Million (0.156 B USD) in the second quarter of 2022. The maximum value was 299 USD Million and minimum was -676 USD Million.
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (USD Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
-156 2Q/22 20.10.2022
71.96 4Q/21 19.04.2022
351 3Q/21 30.01.2022
-46.52 2Q/21 11.09.2021
70.23 1Q/21 18.06.2021
203 3Q/20 05.01.2021
-350 4Q/19 04.06.2020
-118 3Q/19 24.01.2020


Historical Chart by presidents (USD Million)

Current Account in Laos by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Bounnhang Vorachith 20.04.2016 - -346.8500 -452.0000 -69.5900 -452.6800 30.32%

Other trade indicators in Laos

Index Updated Actual Previous
Balance of Trade 2Q/22 0.136 B USD 0.44
Exports 2Q/22 1.896 B USD 2.154
Foreign Exchange Reserves 2Q/22 1.296 B USD 1.29
Imports 2Q/22 1.759 B USD 1.713
Tourist Arrivals 2020 0.886 Million Persons 4.791

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2021 -1.1 % -1.4
Jordan 2021 -8.8 % -5.7
Kyrgyzstan 2021 -8.5 % 4.3
Mongolia 2021 -12.8 % -5.1
Nepal 2021 -7.8 % -0.9
Palestine 2021 -8.2 % -6.9
Tajikistan 2021 0.1 % 0
Cambodia 2021 -48 % -8.5
China 2021 1.8 % 1.7
Georgia 2021 -9.8 % -12.4
India 2021 -1.7 % 0.9
Israel 2021 4.7 % 5.5
Pakistan 2022 -4.6 % -0.6
South Korea 2021 4.9 % 4.6
Taiwan 2021 14.8 % 14.2
Vietnam 2021 -2 % 4.4
Maldives 2021 -9 % -29.2
Armenia 2021 -2.5 % -4
Hong Kong 2021 11.2 % 7
Indonesia 2021 0.3 % -0.44
Japan 2021 4 % 2.9
Kazakhstan 2021 -3 % -3.8
Lebanon 2020 -11.4 % -22.2
Macau 2021 13.8 % 15.2
Malaysia 2021 3.5 % 4.2
Philippines 2021 -1.8 % 3.2
Qatar 2021 -14.7 % -2.1
Singapore 2021 18.1 % 16.8
Sri Lanka 2021 -4 % -1.5
Thailand 2021 -2.2 % 4.2
Oman 2020 -12 % -4.9
Iran 2021 2 % -0.1
Laos 2021 2.35 % -1.21
Azerbaijan 2021 15.2 % -0.5
Kuwait 2021 16.1 % 3.2
Saudi Arabia 2021 6.6 % -2.8
Bahrain 2021 6.7 % -9.3
United Arab Emirates 2021 11.7 % 5.9
Yemen 2018 -0.01 % -0.1
Turkmenistan 2021 0.6 % 0.5
Uzbekistan 2021 -7 % -5.4
Iraq 2021 5.9 % -10.8
Syria 2010 -0.62 % -2.15
Afghanistan 2020 -17 % -21.2
Bhutan 2021 -12.7 % -15.5
Brunei 2021 4.6 % 4.3
Mauritius 2021 -13.6 % -9.2