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Taiwan Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Taiwan Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP 9.5 % 2020
Current Account 25960 USD Million | 25.96 B USD 1Q/21


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Taiwan - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Taiwan Current Account to GDP?

  • The surplus of Current Account to GDP in Taiwan decreased to 9.5 % in 2020. The maximum surplus was 21 % and deficit was -1.9 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
9.5 2020 28.02.2021
10.5 2019 10.08.2020
11.6 2018 04.04.2019
14.7 2017 17.07.2018
13.4 2016 11.08.2017
14.3 2015 31.12.2015
12 2014 31.12.2014
10.8 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Current Account to GDP in Taiwan by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Tsai Ing-wen 26.05.2016 - 13.4000 13.4000 13.4000 13.4000 0.00%
Ma Ying-jeou 20.05.2008 - 26.05.2016 6.9000 14.3000 14.3000 6.9000 107.25%
Chen Shui-bian 20.05.2000 - 20.05.2008 2.7000 8.9000 9.8000 2.7000 229.63%


Latest data on Current Account (USD Million)

Current Account
                     Taiwan - Historical Data (USD Million)

What is Taiwan Current Account Deficit?

  • The surplus of Current Account in Taiwan decreased to 25960 USD Million (25.96 B USD) in the first quarter of 2021. The maximum value was 29562 USD Million and minimum was -851 USD Million.
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (USD Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
25960 1Q/21 20.05.2021
27334 4Q/20 26.02.2021
28651 3Q/20 20.11.2020
21769 2Q/20 20.08.2020
18160 1Q/20 20.05.2020
17016 4Q/19 20.02.2020
12481 3Q/19 20.11.2019
17555 2Q/19 29.10.2019


Historical Chart by prime ministers (USD Million)

Current Account in Taiwan by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Tsai Ing-wen 26.05.2016 - 16970.0000 20079.0000 26577.0000 16249.0000 18.32%
Ma Ying-jeou 20.05.2008 - 26.05.2016 7029.0000 19581.0000 21558.0000 2090.0000 178.57%
Chen Shui-bian 20.05.2000 - 20.05.2008 934.0000 8084.0000 11186.0000 934.0000 765.52%

Other trade indicators in Taiwan

Index Updated Actual Previous
Current Account to GDP 2020 9.5 % 10.5
Capital Flows 1Q/21 26.469 B USD 30.052
Exports Jun/21 36.653 B USD 37.41
Foreign Exchange Reserves Jun/21 543.3 B USD 543
Imports Jun/21 31.508 B USD 31.254
Terms of Trade  Jun/21 91.3 in. pt. 92.2
Tourist Arrivals May/21 0.011 Million Persons 0.018

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