Current account balance

The current account balance of payments is a record of a country's international transactions with the rest of the world. The current account includes all the transactions (other than those in financial items) that involve economic values and occur between resident and non-resident entities.

Retrieved from,, 2015/1/15

Data host: 

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Unit of Measurement: 

Millions in USD (M $US)

Description to get data: 

"Current account balance" is pre-selected on the menu, on the left hand side. In the "Perspectives" box and select Million US Dollars as a unit.

Type of Indicator source: 

  • Intergovernmental Organisation