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USA: Current account balance forecast, percent of GDP: For that indicator, International Monetary Fund provides data for the USA from 1980 to 2023. The average value for the USA during that period was -2.61 percent with a minumum of -5.83 percent in 2006 and a maximum of 0.16 percent in 1981. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: The current account is all transactions other than those in financial and capital items. The major classifications are goods and services, income and current transfers.