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Nepal Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Nepal Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP -0.9 % 2020
Current Account -333672 NPR Million | -2.691 B USD 1Q/21


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Nepal - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Nepal Current Account to GDP?

  • The deficit of Current Account to GDP in Nepal increased to 0.9 % in 2020. The maximum surplus was 6.2 % and deficit was -8.1 %
  • Data published Yearly by Rastra Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
-0.9 2020 11.09.2021
-7.6 2019 10.05.2020
-8.2 2018 04.04.2019
-0.4 2017 24.03.2018
6.2 2016 11.08.2017
5.1 2015 31.12.2015
4.6 2014 31.12.2014
3.4 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Current Account to GDP in Nepal by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Bidhya Bhandari 29.10.2015 - 5.1000 -0.4000 6.2000 -0.4000 -107.84%
Ram Yadav 23.07.2008 - 29.10.2015 2.9000 4.6000 5.0000 -2.4000 58.62%


Latest data on Current Account (NPR Million)

Current Account
                     Nepal - Historical Data (NPR Million)

What is Nepal Current Account Deficit?

  • The deficit of Current Account in Nepal decreased to 333672 NPR Million (2.691 B USD) in the first quarter of 2021. The maximum value was 86636 NPR Million and minimum was -265366 NPR Million.
  • Data published Quarterly by Rastra Bank.

Historical Data (NPR Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
-333672 1Q/21 02.02.2022
-84708 3Q/20 10.05.2020
-265366 1Q/19 03.12.2019
-204432 4Q/18 29.10.2019
-152155.594 3Q/18 22.04.2019
-73574 1Q/18 25.01.2019
-74890.602 4Q/17 04.09.2018
-73627 3Q/17 19.06.2018


Historical Chart by presidents (NPR Million)

Current Account in Nepal by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Bidhya Bhandari 29.10.2015 - -24329.7000 -73627.6000 7231.9000 -73627.6000 202.62%
Ram Yadav 23.07.2008 - 29.10.2015 12417.6000 71632.9000 86636.0000 -12742.6000 476.87%

Other trade indicators in Nepal

Index Updated Actual Previous
Balance of Trade Dec/21 -1.169 B USD -1.349
Exports Dec/21 0.128 B USD 0.168
Imports Dec/21 1.298 B USD 1.517
Terms of Trade  Dec/21 103 in. pt. 102

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