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Malaysia Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Malaysia Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP 3.5 % 2021
Current Account 14136 MYR Million | 3.289 B USD 3Q/22


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Malaysia - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Malaysia Current Account to GDP?

  • The surplus of Current Account to GDP in Malaysia decreased to 3.5 % in 2021. The maximum surplus was 17.1 % and deficit was -13.2 %
  • Data published Yearly by Department of Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
3.5 2021 29.07.2022
1 2020 12.02.2021
3.3 2019 16.07.2020
2.3 2018 04.04.2019
1.3 2016 11.08.2017
3.1 2015 31.12.2015
4.5 2014 31.12.2014
3.6 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Current Account to GDP in Malaysia by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Najib Razak 03.04.2009 - 10.05.2018 15.5000 1.3000 15.5000 1.3000 -91.61%
Abdullah Badawi 31.10.2003 - 03.04.2009 12.0000 17.1000 17.1000 12.0000 42.50%
Mahathir Mohamad 16.07.1981 - 31.10.2003 -9.8000 8.0000 15.7000 -13.2000 -181.63%


Latest data on Current Account (MYR Million)

Current Account
                     Malaysia - Historical Data (MYR Million)

What is Malaysia Current Account Deficit?

  • The surplus of Current Account in Malaysia increased to 14136 MYR Million (3.289 B USD) in the third quarter of 2022. The maximum value was 39982 MYR Million and minimum was 978 MYR Million.
  • Data published Quarterly by Department of Statistics.

Historical Data (MYR Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
14136 3Q/22 11.11.2022
4418 2Q/22 12.08.2022
2983 1Q/22 13.05.2022
15200 4Q/21 11.02.2022
11605 3Q/21 18.01.2022
14411 2Q/21 13.08.2021
12294 1Q/21 11.05.2021
18965 4Q/20 11.02.2021


Historical Chart by prime ministers (MYR Million)

Current Account in Malaysia by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Mahathir Mohamad 10.05.2018 - 14977.0000 14977.0000 14977.0000 14977.0000 0.00%
Najib Razak 03.04.2009 - 10.05.2018 28091.0000 12865.0000 28352.0000 978.0000 -54.20%
Abdullah Badawi 31.10.2003 - 03.04.2009 11615.0000 27606.0000 39982.0000 11615.0000 137.68%
Mahathir Mohamad 16.07.1981 - 31.10.2003 10801.0000 12870.0000 14187.0000 5366.0000 19.16%

Other trade indicators in Malaysia

Index Updated Actual Previous
Balance of Trade Dec/22 6.458 B USD 5.062
Capital Flows 3Q/22 -3.468 B USD 0.044
Exports Dec/22 30.684 B USD 30.166
Foreign Exchange Reserves Dec/22 114.659 B USD 109.724
Imports Dec/22 24.226 B USD 25.104
Terms of Trade  Dec/22 112 in. pt. 112
Tourist Arrivals Sep/22 1.245 Million Persons 1.103

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 8.4 % 4.1
Cambodia 2021 -48 % -8.5
China 2021 1.8 % 1.7
Georgia 2021 -9.8 % -12.4
India 2021 -1.2 % 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 -0.5 % 4.4
Maldives 2021 -9 % -35.5
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 2021 -12.9 % -9.4
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 2021 -5 % -12
Iran 2021 0.7 % -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 7.8 % -10.8
Syria 2010 -0.62 % -2.15
Afghanistan 2020 -17 % -21.2
Bhutan 2022 -33.8 % -12.4
Brunei 2021 4.6 % 4.3
Mauritius 2021 -13.6 % -9.2