Current account accumulated in 12 months in relation to GDP - monthly

Concept: Current account is divided on the following items: Balance on goods, Services, Primary Income and Secondary Income. The relation current account/GDP, accumulated in 12 months (%), can be used to ponder the current account’s result, for it considers the economy’s size. The periodicity of series (annual, quarterly, and monthly) follows the availability of GDP data measured in dollars.

Source: Central Bank of Brazil – Department of Economics

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Source https://www3.bcb.gov.br/sgspub/consultarvalores/consultarValoresSeries.do?method=consultarGraficoPorId&hdOidSeriesSelecionadas=23079
Author Central Bank of Brazil/Department of Economics
Maintainer Central Bank of Brazil/Department of Economics
Last Updated May 3, 2019, 14:32 (BRT)
Created July 31, 2017, 20:26 (BRT)
VCGE category

Economia [http://vocab.e.gov.br/2011/03/vcge#economia]

Temporal Coverage From 01-01-1995
Periodicity monthly
References

The balance of payments’ historical series are available at http://www.bcb.gov.br/estatisticas/notasmetodologicas.

SGS data

Field Value
SGS type Monthly time series
Unit of measure Percentage
SGS code 23079