(measure: percent; Source: International Monetary Fund)
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USA: Current account balance forecast, percent of GDP
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 1980 to 2021. The average value for the USA during that period was -2.53 percent with a minimum of -5.83 percent in 2006 and a maximum of 0.16 percent in 1981.
The latest value from 2021 is -2.76 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 187
countries is -4.39 percent.
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