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Qatar Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Qatar Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP -2.5 % 2020
Current Account 9098 QAR Million | 2.499 B USD 1Q/21


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Qatar - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Qatar Current Account to GDP?

  • The surplus of Current Account to GDP in Qatar decreased to 2.5 % in 2020. The maximum surplus was 107 % and deficit was -31 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
-2.5 2020 01.06.2021
2.3 2019 13.05.2020
8.7 2018 09.05.2019
3.8 2017 19.06.2018
-5.5 2016 11.08.2017
8.4 2015 31.12.2015
24 2014 31.12.2014
29.9 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Current Account to GDP in Qatar by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Abdullah bin Nasser 26.06.2013 - 29.9000 3.8000 29.9000 -5.5000 -87.29%
Hamad bin Jassim 03.04.2007 - 26.06.2013 25.0000 32.6000 32.6000 6.5000 30.40%
Abdullah bin Khalifa 29.10.1996 - 03.04.2007 -26.8000 25.3000 30.9000 -26.8000 -194.40%


Latest data on Current Account (QAR Million)

Current Account
                     Qatar - Historical Data (QAR Million)

What is Qatar Current Account Deficit?

  • The surplus of Current Account in Qatar increased to 9098 QAR Million (2.499 B USD) in the first quarter of 2021. The maximum value was 66727 QAR Million and minimum was -8942 QAR Million.
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (QAR Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
9098 1Q/21 03.07.2021
276 4Q/20 03.04.2021
-8475 3Q/20 02.01.2021
-8762 2Q/20 05.10.2020
4893 1Q/20 01.08.2020
1216 4Q/19 28.03.2020
1877 3Q/19 04.01.2020
6200 2Q/19 29.10.2019


Historical Chart by prime ministers (QAR Million)

Current Account in Qatar by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Abdullah bin Nasser 26.06.2013 - 54491.0000 10308.0000 57517.0000 -8958.0000 -81.08%
Hamad bin Jassim 03.04.2007 - 26.06.2013 6904.0000 66727.0000 66727.0000 -2127.0000 866.50%
Abdullah bin Khalifa 29.10.1996 - 03.04.2007 2119.0000 30522.0000 30522.0000 2119.0000 1340.40%

Other trade indicators in Qatar

Index Updated Actual Previous
Current Account to GDP 2020 -2.5 % 2.3
Balance of Trade May/21 4.563 B USD 3.513
Capital Flows 1Q/21 -1.752 B USD 0.091
Exports May/21 6.844 B USD 5.757
Imports May/21 2.281 B USD 2.244
Tourist Arrivals 2019 2.137 Million Persons 1.819

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Bangladesh 2020 -1.5 % -1.7
Jordan 2019 -2.1 % -6.9
Kyrgyzstan 2020 4.3 % -12.1
Mongolia 2020 -12.3 % -15.6
Nepal 2019 -7.6 % -8.1
Palestine 2019 -10.7 % -13.2
Tajikistan 2020 0 % -2.3
Cambodia 2020 -25.4 % -15.8
China 2020 1.9 % 0.8
Georgia 2020 -12.3 % -5.5
India 2020 0.9 % -0.9
Israel 2020 4.9 % 3.1
Pakistan 2020 -1.1 % -4.8
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 2019 -7.2 % -6.9
Hong Kong 2020 6.6 % 6
Indonesia 2020 -0.44 % -2.7
Japan 2020 3.2 % 3.6
Kazakhstan 2020 -3.7 % -4
Lebanon 2019 -22.2 % -24.3
Macau 2019 34.5 % 33.2
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 2019 -2.2 % -3.2
Thailand 2020 4.2 % 7
Oman 2019 -5.2 % -5.5
Iran 2020 -0.5 % 1.1
Laos 2019 -7.2 % -7.9
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 2020 0.5 % 1.3
Uzbekistan 2020 -5.4 % -5.8
Iraq 2020 -12.6 % 1.1
Syria 2010 -0.62 % -2.15
Afghanistan 2019 -21.2 % -21.7
Bhutan 2019 -12.2 % -21.2
Brunei 2020 1 % 6.6
Mauritius 2020 -10.1 % -5.7