Current account accumulated in 12 months - 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

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Additional Info

Field Value
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 []

Temporal Coverage From 12-01-1995
Periodicity monthly

The balance of payments’ historical series are available at

SGS data

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SGS type Monthly time series
Unit of measure Million US dollars
SGS code 24419