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Laos Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Laos Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP -0.6 % 2020
Current Account 71.96 USD Million | 0.072 B USD 4Q/21


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 0.6 % in 2020. The maximum surplus was 1.96 % and deficit was -26.9 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
-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
-4.05 2013 31.12.2013


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 71.96 USD Million (0.072 B USD) in the forth quarter of 2021. 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
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
-22838 2Q/19 04.11.2019


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 4Q/21 0.311 B USD 0.515
Exports 4Q/21 1.877 B USD 1.987
Foreign Exchange Reserves 4Q/21 1.263 B USD 1.2
Imports 4Q/21 1.566 B USD 1.473
Tourist Arrivals 2020 0.895 Million Persons 4.791

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2020 -1.5 % -1.7
Jordan 2020 -8 % -2.1
Kyrgyzstan 2021 -8.5 % 4.3
Mongolia 2020 -12.3 % -15.6
Nepal 2020 -0.9 % -6.9
Palestine 2020 -6.9 % -10.4
Tajikistan 2021 0.1 % 0
Cambodia 2020 -11.9 % -15
China 2021 1.8 % 1.9
Georgia 2021 -9.8 % -12.4
India 2021 -1.7 % 0.9
Israel 2020 4.9 % 3.1
Pakistan 2021 -0.6 % -1.7
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 2021 -2.5 % -4
Hong Kong 2020 6.6 % 6
Indonesia 2021 0.3 % -0.44
Japan 2020 3.2 % 3.6
Kazakhstan 2021 -3 % -3.8
Lebanon 2019 -22.2 % -24.3
Macau 2020 11.6 % 34
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 2020 -1.3 % -2.2
Thailand 2020 4.2 % 7
Oman 2019 -5.2 % -5.5
Iran 2020 -0.5 % 1.1
Laos 2020 -0.6 % -6.99
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 2021 0.6 % 0.5
Uzbekistan 2021 -7 % -5.4
Iraq 2021 5.9 % -10.8
Syria 2010 -0.62 % -2.15
Afghanistan 2019 -21.2 % -21.7
Bhutan 2020 -11.4 % -12.2
Brunei 2020 1 % 6.6
Mauritius 2020 -10.1 % -5.7