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New Zealand Current Account Value and percent from GDP

New Zealand Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP -2.7 % 2020
Current Account -2895 NZD Million | -2.03 B USD 1Q/21


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     New Zealand - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of New Zealand Current Account to GDP?

  • The deficit of Current Account to GDP in New Zealand increased to 2.7 % in 2020. The maximum surplus was -0.1 % and deficit was -8.9 %
  • Data published Yearly by Statistics.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
-2.7 2020 13.04.2021
-3.6 2019 29.06.2020
-3.6 2018 19.06.2019
-2.8 2017 25.07.2018
-2.7 2016 11.08.2017
-3.4 2015 31.12.2015
-3.3 2014 31.12.2014
-3.4 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Current Account to GDP in New Zealand by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
John Key 19.11.2008 - 12.12.2016 -7.9000 -3.4000 -2.2000 -7.9000 -56.96%
Helen Clark 05.12.1999 - 19.11.2008 -6.1000 -7.0000 -2.3000 -7.3000 14.75%
Jennifer Shipley 08.12.1997 - 13.04.1999 -6.3000 -3.6000 -3.6000 -6.3000 -42.86%
James Bolger 02.11.1990 - 08.12.1997 -3.2000 -5.7000 -2.7000 -5.7000 78.13%


Latest data on Current Account (NZD Million)

Current Account
                     New Zealand - Historical Data (NZD Million)

What is New Zealand Current Account Deficit?

  • The deficit of Current Account in New Zealand decreased to 2895 NZD Million (2.03 B USD) in the first quarter of 2021. The maximum value was 1903 NZD Million and minimum was -6651 NZD Million.
  • Data published Quarterly by Statistics.

Historical Data (NZD Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
-2895 1Q/21 15.06.2021
-2695 4Q/20 16.03.2021
-3521 3Q/20 15.12.2020
1828 2Q/20 16.09.2020
1557 1Q/20 17.06.2020
-2657 4Q/19 17.03.2020
-6351 3Q/19 18.12.2019
-1106 2Q/19 29.10.2019


Historical Chart by prime ministers (NZD Million)

Current Account in New Zealand by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
John Key 19.11.2008 - 12.12.2016 -3893.0000 -4965.0000 1411.0000 -5002.0000 27.54%
Helen Clark 05.12.1999 - 19.11.2008 -2485.0000 -6102.0000 1107.0000 -6102.0000 145.55%
Jennifer Shipley 08.12.1997 - 13.04.1999 -1054.0000 135.0000 356.0000 -1641.0000 -112.81%
James Bolger 02.11.1990 - 08.12.1997 -702.0000 -1877.0000 367.0000 -1949.0000 167.38%

Other trade indicators in New Zealand

Index Updated Actual Previous
Current Account to GDP 2020 -2.7 % -3.6
Weapons Sales 2018 6 M USD 4
Balance of Trade May/21 0.329 B USD 0.29
Capital Flows 1Q/21 -1.702 B USD 3.992
Exports May/21 4.114 B USD 3.765
Foreign Exchange Reserves Jun/21 14.007 B USD 13.178
Imports May/21 3.785 B USD 3.492
Tourist Arrivals May/21 0.058 Million Persons 0.032

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Australia 2020 2.5 % 0.6
New Zealand 2020 -2.7 % -3.6
Papua New Guinea 2020 16.9 % 20.4
Fiji 2020 -13.8 % -12.6