Christian countries Compared by Economy > Current account balance

DEFINITION: This entry records a country's net trade in goods and services, plus net earnings from rents, interest, profits, and dividends, and net transfer payments (such as pension funds and worker remittances) to and from the rest of the world during the period specified. These figures are calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms.


1 Germany $238.50 billion 2012
2 Netherlands $77.02 billion 2012
3 Norway $71.87 billion 2012
4 Russia $71.43 billion 2012
5 Switzerland $63.82 billion 2012
6 Sweden $36.31 billion 2012
7 Nigeria $20.35 billion 2012
8 Denmark $17.44 billion 2012
9 Angola $13.85 billion 2012
10 Venezuela $11.02 billion 2012
11 Ireland $9.24 billion 2012
12 Philippines $7.13 billion 2012
13 Austria $7.08 billion 2012
14 Luxembourg $3.27 billion 2012
15 Gabon $2.69 billion 2012
16 East Timor $2.38 billion 2011
17 Bolivia $2.13 billion 2012
18 Slovakia $2.10 billion 2012
19 Hungary $2.09 billion 2012
20 Slovenia $1.49 billion 2012
21 Puerto Rico $978.80 million 2009
22 Trinidad and Tobago $959.00 million 2012
23 Bermuda $660.00 million 2010
24 Kazakhstan $640.50 million 2012
25 British Virgin Islands $279.80 million 2010
26 Suriname $241.40 million 2012
27 Paraguay $115.60 million 2012
28 Argentina $106.90 million 2012
29 Malta $87.60 million 2012
30 Swaziland $53.00 million 2012
31 Cook Islands $26.67 million 2005
32 Palau $-20,800,000.00 2010
33 Belize $-27,500,000.00 2012
34 Federated States of Micronesia $-34,300,000.00 2006
35 Anguilla $-44,800,000.00 2012
36 Tonga $-48,500,000.00 2012
37 Croatia $-51,550,000.00 2012
38 Dominica $-54,900,000.00 2012
39 Aruba $-75,100,000.00 2010
40 Antigua and Barbuda $-78,500,000.00 2012
41 Eritrea $-110,500,000.00 2012
42 Cuba $-134,400,000.00 2012
43 Ecuador $-177,000,000.00 2012
44 Zambia $-189,900,000.00 2012
45 Central African Republic $-197,600,000.00 2012
46 Barbados $-204,400,000.00 2012
47 Seychelles $-208,900,000.00 2012
48 Cape Verde $-209,300,000.00 2012
49 Grenada $-214,400,000.00 2012
50 Lithuania $-231,000,000.00 2012
51 Malawi $-315,100,000.00 2012
52 Cayman Islands $-384,500,000.00 2010
53 Republic of Macedonia $-385,200,000.00 2012
54 Guyana $-394,800,000.00 2012
55 Namibia $-414,000,000.00 2012
56 Zimbabwe $-416,500,000.00 2012
57 Fiji $-425,100,000.00 2012
58 Burundi $-432,100,000.00 2012
59 Latvia $-473,400,000.00 2012
60 Moldova $-510,900,000.00 2012
61 Rwanda $-569,200,000.00 2012
62 Lesotho $-587,400,000.00 2012
63 Bulgaria $-669,500,000.00 2012
64 Iceland $-740,000,000.00 2012
65 Botswana $-795,200,000.00 2012
66 Liberia $-918,800,000.00 2012
67 Cameroon $-956,200,000.00 2012
68 Armenia $-1,052,000,000.00 2012
69 El Salvador $-1,257,000,000.00 2012
70 Nicaragua $-1,350,000,000.00 2012
71 Haiti $-1,358,000,000.00 2012
72 The Bahamas $-1,424,000,000.00 2012
73 Guatemala $-1,489,000,000.00 2012
74 Cyprus $-1,506,000,000.00 2012
75 Bosnia and Herzegovina $-1,633,000,000.00 2012
76 Belarus $-1,688,000,000.00 2012
77 Honduras $-1,744,000,000.00 2012
78 Georgia $-1,875,000,000.00 2012
79 Jamaica $-1,905,000,000.00 2012
80 Montenegro $-1,938,000,000.00 2012
81 Ethiopia $-2,031,000,000.00 2012
82 Uganda $-2,232,000,000.00 2012
83 Democratic Republic of the Congo $-2,254,000,000.00 2012
84 Costa Rica $-2,341,000,000.00 2012
85 Uruguay $-2,690,000,000.00 2012
86 Equatorial Guinea $-2,945,000,000.00 2012
87 Papua New Guinea $-3,030,000,000.00 2012
88 Panama $-3,267,000,000.00 2012
89 Portugal $-3,365,000,000.00 2012
90 Finland $-3,679,000,000.00 2012
91 Dominican Republic $-4,037,000,000.00 2012
92 Serbia $-4,082,000,000.00 2012
93 Tanzania $-4,195,000,000.00 2012
94 Kenya $-4,310,000,000.00 2012
95 Ghana $-4,778,000,000.00 2012
96 Mozambique $-5,168,000,000.00 2012
97 Romania $-6,346,000,000.00 2012
98 Belgium $-6,650,000,000.00 2012
99 Peru $-7,137,000,000.00 2012
100 Greece $-8,392,000,000.00 2012
101 New Zealand $-8,508,000,000.00 2012
102 Chile $-9,499,000,000.00 2012
103 Colombia $-12,170,000,000.00 2012
104 Mexico $-14,180,000,000.00 2012
105 Ukraine $-14,320,000,000.00 2012
106 Spain $-15,140,000,000.00 2012
107 Italy $-15,210,000,000.00 2012
108 Poland $-18,140,000,000.00 2012
109 South Africa $-24,070,000,000.00 2012
110 Brazil $-54,230,000,000.00 2012
111 Australia $-57,140,000,000.00 2012
112 France $-57,200,000,000.00 2012
113 Canada $-62,270,000,000.00 2012
114 United Kingdom $-93,600,000,000.00 2012
115 United States $-440,400,000,000.00 2012


Christian countries Compared by Economy > Current account balance


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Statistics and graphs related to agriculture are found here. How many agricultural workers are there per hectare? Tractors? Which country produces the maximum cotton? Who is the biggest exporter of bananas? Click in if these interest you.

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What is the background of the country? National bird? Get a quick summary of countries in this section.

TOP STATS: Overview, National tree, Full name and 21 more


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Cost of living

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No explanation needed for this section. Murders. Guns. Jails. Crimes. Judges. We have all of that and more out here. Actually we go deeper than your routine crime beat sections. How many adults were prosecuted? What percentage were convicted? How many were women? What is the death penalty rate in different countries? How safe do the citizens perceive they are? Do they trust the police? Will they report a crime? You'll find surprising answers here.

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TOP STATS: Happy Planet Index, Sexuality > Homosexuality > Legality of homosexual acts, Food and drink > Beer consumption and 67 more


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This category is all about money. GDP. Aid. Gross national income. Debt. Inflation. Trade balance. Foreign investment. Government spending. You get the idea.

TOP STATS: GDP, GDP per capita, Gross National Income and 3717 more


Any and every statistic which can be collected about schooling and the whole education sector can be found here. What is the duration of education in different countries? Is the percentage of enrollment different for sexes? How long do students spend learning their mother tongues? What is the mathematical aptitude of the average 8 year old? How many university degrees are awarded to females? What is the percentage of students who find school boring? We've tabulated them all for you.

TOP STATS: Children out of school, primary, Pupil-teacher ratio, primary, Compulsary education duration and 908 more


How does your country fare in Traditional Fuel Consumption? In Geothermal Energy Consumption? How many barrels of oil were imported into your country last year? Does your production of hydroelectricity match your consumption? Which countries in the world successfully produce nuclear energy for consumption? What is the average energy usage per person? All your questions regarding different forms of energy, their generation and consumption have been answered here.

TOP STATS: Commercial energy use, Electricity > Consumption > Per capita, Electricity > Consumption and 2387 more


How much area is declared as protected in the different countries of the world? How many endangered species of reptiles, mammals, birds etc are found in different countries? What are the national levels of pollution? Emissions? Nuclear waste generation? Salination of water resources and expenditure for waste treatment. International treaties, ratification and complaince. You'll find almost all statistics related to environmental pollution and conservational efforts here.

TOP STATS: Marine fish catch, Ecological footprint, Pollution perceptions > Air pollution and 331 more


All the stats pertaining to the physical features of the country in question can be found here. This implies that if you are looking for the co-ordinates or map references of countries, the land area, climate, boundaries, terrain, natural resources or coastlines, your search ends here.

TOP STATS: Land area > Square miles, Area > Comparative, Climate and 102 more


This category is all about the functioning of the government machinery. So, you'll find stats on the goverment administrative divisions, the executive, legistative and judiciary branches, constitution, parliamentary seats, secession attemps, suffrage, corruption - everything connected with our esteemed politicians.

TOP STATS: Government type, Legal system, Legislative branch and 392 more


Statistics about the health of a country's citizens are present in this category. You can find stats related to birth weights, rates on smoking, HIV incidence, incidence of cancer, circulatory and other diseases, stats on infant and maternal mortality, life expectancy, suicide rates, teenage pergnancy and other health related topics. We also have some details on health expenditure and health care funding out here.

TOP STATS: Physicians > Per 1,000 people, Births and maternity > Total fertility rate, Human height > Average female height and 529 more


Lists all industry related stats like production of cars, buses trucks, LCVs, different industries like biotech firms and so on.

TOP STATS: Manufacturing output, Manufacturing, value added > Current US$ per capita, Manufacturing, value added > Current US$ and 94 more


You can find detailed stats on the economic activity of the labor force broken over different age-groups and sexes. We also have stats on employment in different sectors, trade union memberships, the average work time, the average number of days the workers take off or even just don't show up! How many female decision makers does a country have? Doctors? What is the normal gender division of the housework? What are the unemployment details and benefits available? How long does an average person need to work to buy a loaf of bread? A car? A television set? Compare these values for different countries.

TOP STATS: Salaries and benefits > Minimum wage, Average monthly wage > Local currency > Net, Labor force > By occupation and 374 more


What are the main languages spoken in the countries? How many English language speakers are there per country? How about French and Spanish? Check out the results here..

TOP STATS: Languages, Major language(s), French status and 21 more


Here we rank countries based on amphetamine and cannabis use. But more interestingly, we go into their mindset. What do the citizens of different countries think of their armed forces? Will they report a crime? Do they trust their neighbours? What about their governments? Are they happy with life in general? How charitable are they? What is their political orientation? Are they proud of their countries? Will they fight for their countries? This is an utterly captivating category.

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TOP STATS: Religions, Religions > All, Major religion(s) and 111 more


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Here you can find the numbers on the different modes of transportation. How many cars does a country have? Airports? What is the lenght of its highways? What proportion is paved? What about runways, heliports and ports? Lets not leave out waterways or the merchant navy. We have them all here.

TOP STATS: Road > Motor vehicles per 1000 people, Road network length > Km, Road density > Km of road per 100 sq. km of land area and 446 more


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