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Zambia Current Account Value and percent from GDP

Zambia Current Account Data

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP 12.2 % 2020
Current Account 389 USD Million | 0.389 B USD 3Q/21


Latest data on Current Account to GDP (%)

Current Account to GDP
                     Zambia - Historical Data (%)

What is ratio of Zambia Current Account to GDP?

  • The surplus of Current Account to GDP in Zambia increased to 12.2 % in 2020. The maximum surplus was 7.5 % and deficit was -20.9 %
  • Data published Yearly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (%) by years

Data
Period
Date
12.2 2020 04.08.2021
1 2019 15.07.2020
-1.3 2018 27.06.2019
-2.3 2017 19.06.2018
-3.7 2016 11.08.2017
-3.6 2015 31.12.2015
2.1 2014 31.12.2014
-0.8 2013 31.12.2013


Historical Chart by presidents (%)

Current Account to GDP in Zambia by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Edgar Chagwa 25.01.2015 - -3.6000 -3.7000 -3.6000 -3.7000 2.78%
Michael Chilufya 23.09.2011 - 28.11.2014 4.7000 -0.8000 4.9000 -0.8000 -117.02%
Rupiah Bwezani 19.08.2008 - 23.09.2011 -3.3000 7.5000 7.5000 -3.3000 -327.27%
Levy Patrick 02.01.2002 - 19.08.2008 -15.8000 -1.2000 4.6000 -15.8000 -92.41%
Frederick Jacob 02.11.1991 - 02.02.2002 -9.0000 -18.0000 -4.2000 -18.4000 100.00%


Latest data on Current Account (USD Million)

Current Account
                     Zambia - Historical Data (USD Million)

What is Zambia Current Account Deficit?

  • The surplus of Current Account in Zambia decreased to 389 USD Million (0.389 B USD) in the third quarter of 2021. The maximum value was 682 USD Million and minimum was -564 USD Million.
  • Data published Quarterly by Central Bank.

Historical Data (USD Million) by years

Data
Period
Date
389 3Q/21 23.02.2022
753 2Q/21 18.01.2022
922 1Q/21 04.08.2021
528 4Q/20 28.03.2021
597 3Q/20 12.02.2021
122 1Q/20 14.06.2020
-92.4 3Q/19 09.01.2020
-168 2Q/19 04.11.2019


Historical Chart by presidents (USD Million)

Current Account in Zambia by presidents

Name Period Start Data End Data Max Value Min Value CHG% Start/End
Edgar Chagwa 25.01.2015 - 208.5000 -139.0000 208.5000 -574.7000 -166.67%
Michael Chilufya 23.09.2011 - 28.11.2014 566.0000 436.2000 654.3000 -249.8000 -22.93%
Rupiah Bwezani 19.08.2008 - 23.09.2011 -564.0000 85.3000 544.4000 -564.0000 -115.12%
Levy Patrick 02.01.2002 - 19.08.2008 -153.1000 177.9000 343.9000 -214.0000 -216.20%
Frederick Jacob 02.11.1991 - 02.02.2002 -43.4000 -182.1000 -43.4000 -210.8000 319.59%

Other trade indicators in Zambia

Index Updated Actual Previous
Balance of Trade Jan/22 6.523 B USD 6.621
Capital Flows 3Q/21 -1.051 B USD 0.549
Exports Mar/22 18.684 B USD 17.117
Imports Mar/22 12.701 B USD 11.129

Current Account to GDP in other countries

Country Updated Actual Previous
Egypt 2021 -4.6 % -3.1
Kenya 2021 -5.4 % -4.8
Madagascar 2020 -3.5 % -2.9
Zimbabwe 2020 -1.9 % 1.1
Tanzania 2020 -1.5 % -2.4
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 2021 -2.6 % -1.5
Senegal 2020 -10.3 % -7.9
Seychelles 2020 -27.4 % -16.5
South Africa 2021 3.7 % 2
Uganda 2020 -9.8 % -7.4
Rwanda 2020 -10 % -14.4
Liberia 2020 -17.8 % -21.4
Zambia 2020 12.2 % 0.6
Mozambique 2020 -30.8 % -19.9
Namibia 2020 1.9 % -1.7
Ghana 2020 -2.5 % -2.8
Swaziland 2020 7 % 4.3
Libya 2020 -7.9 % 6.4
Algeria 2020 -10.8 % -10
Angola 2021 12.4 % 1.6
Benin 2021 -4.5 % -1.7
Botswana 2020 -11.2 % -7.6
Burkina Faso 2020 1.2 % -3.4
Burundi 2020 -9.4 % -10.3
Central African Republic 2021 -9.6 % -7.2
Chad 2021 -10.9 % -14.7
Comoros 2020 -3.3 % -3.2
Republic of the Congo 2019 8.2 % 6.7
Djibouti 2020 2.9 % 17.6
Equatorial Guinea 2020 -8.4 % -5.6
Eritrea 2020 10.1 % 12.1
Ethiopia 2020 -4.4 % -5.3
Gabon 2021 0.3 % -6.1
Gambia 2020 -8.6 % -5.3
Guatemala 2020 5.5 % 2.3
Guinea 2020 30.8 % 4
Guinea Bissau 2020 -8.6 % -8.9
Lesotho 2020 -2.1 % -3.4
Malawi 2020 -12.7 % -16.1
Mali 2020 -1.7 % -4.2
Mauritania 2020 -7 % -11
Niger 2020 -12 % -12.5
Sao Tome and Principe 2015 -24.7 % -31.7
Sierra Leone 2020 -15.6 % -13.5