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Uganda Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Uganda Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP -6.4 % 2019
Current Account -710 USD Million | -0.71 B USD 1Q/21


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Uganda - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Uganda Current Account to GDP?

  • The deficit of Current Account to GDP in Uganda increased to 6.4 % in 2019. The maximum surplus was 2.86 % and deficit was -9 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
-6.4 2019 06.12.2020
-5.8 2018 29.10.2019
-5.4 2017 19.06.2018
-8.7 2016 11.08.2017
-9.4 2015 31.12.2015
-8.7 2014 31.12.2014
-7.5 2013 31.12.2013
-11.6 2012 31.12.2012


Historical Chart by prime ministers (%)

Current Account to GDP in Uganda by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Ruhakana Rugunda 18.09.2014 - -8.7000 -8.7000 -8.7000 -9.4000 0.00%
Amama Mbabazi 24.05.2011 - 18.09.2014 -10.9000 -7.5000 -7.5000 -11.6000 -31.19%
Apolo Nsibambi 05.04.1999 - 24.05.2011 -4.8900 -8.8000 0.3000 -8.8000 79.96%


Latest data on Current Account (USD Million)

Current Account
                     Uganda - Historical Data (USD Million)

What is Uganda Current Account Deficit?

  • The deficit of Current Account in Uganda increased to 710 USD Million (0.71 B USD) in the first quarter of 2021. The maximum value was 118 USD Million and minimum was -1033 USD Million.
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (USD Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
-710 1Q/21 10.07.2021
-1033 4Q/20 13.04.2021
-910 3Q/20 16.01.2021
-673 2Q/20 10.10.2020
-706 1Q/20 11.07.2020
-381 4Q/19 04.04.2020
-776 3Q/19 11.01.2020
-939 2Q/19 29.10.2019


Historical Chart by prime ministers (USD Million)

Current Account in Uganda by prime ministers

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Ruhakana Rugunda 18.09.2014 - -795.5000 -341.0000 -176.6000 -795.5000 -57.13%
Amama Mbabazi 24.05.2011 - 18.09.2014 -345.4700 -691.2400 -231.7900 -713.5300 100.09%
Apolo Nsibambi 05.04.1999 - 24.05.2011 -144.9000 -742.3100 116.0000 -742.3100 412.29%

Other trade indicators in Uganda

Index Updated Actual Previous
Current Account to GDP 2019 -6.4 % -8.1
Balance of Trade May/21 -0.471 B USD -0.398
Exports May/21 0.455 B USD 0.427
Foreign Exchange Reserves May/21 3.635 B USD 3.568
Imports May/21 0.926 B USD 0.824
Terms of Trade  May/21 118 in. pt. 127
Tourist Arrivals 2018 1.8 Million Persons 1.402

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Egypt 2020 -3.1 % -3.6
Kenya 2020 -4.8 % -4.6
Madagascar 2020 -3.5 % -2.9
Zimbabwe 2020 -1.9 % 1.1
Tanzania 2019 -2.1 % -3.3
Togo 2020 -3.2 % -2.2
Tunisia 2020 -6.9 % -8.5
Nigeria 2020 -4.2 % -3.3
Sudan 2020 -12.6 % -15.1
Morocco 2020 -1.5 % -4.6
Senegal 2020 -10.3 % -7.9
Seychelles 2020 -27.4 % -16.5
South Africa 2020 2.2 % -3
Uganda 2019 -6.4 % -8.1
Rwanda 2019 -8.7 % -7.8
Liberia 2020 -17.8 % -21.4
Zambia 2019 1 % -1.3
Mozambique 2020 -30.8 % -19.9
Namibia 2020 1.9 % -1.7
Ghana 2020 -2.5 % -2.8
Swaziland 2020 7 % 4.3
Libya 2019 9.3 % 10.8
Algeria 2020 -10.8 % -10
Angola 2020 1.5 % 6.1
Benin 2020 -5.5 % -4
Botswana 2020 -11.2 % -7.6
Burkina Faso 2020 1.2 % -3.4
Burundi 2020 -19.1 % -17.8
Central African Republic 2020 -5.7 % -5
Chad 2020 -13.3 % -4.9
Comoros 2020 -3.3 % -3.2
Republic of the Congo 2019 8.2 % 6.7
Djibouti 2020 2.9 % 13
Equatorial Guinea 2020 -8.4 % -5.6
Eritrea 2020 10.1 % 12.1
Ethiopia 2020 -4.4 % -5.3
Gabon 2020 -9.5 % -0.3
Gambia 2020 -8.6 % -5.3
Guatemala 2020 5.5 % 2.3
Guinea 2020 -13.3 % -11.7
Guinea Bissau 2020 -8.6 % -8.9
Lesotho 2020 -2.7 % -4.1
Malawi 2020 -12.1 % -15.1
Mali 2020 -1.7 % -4.2
Mauritania 2020 -7 % -10.5
Niger 2020 -12 % -12.5
Sao Tome and Principe 2015 -24.7 % -31.7
Sierra Leone 2020 -15.6 % -13.5