Current Account Balance in Iran
The current account balance in Iran averaged +3.0% of GDP in the decade to 2022, above the average for Middle East & North Africa of +2.6% of GDP. The 2022 reading was USD +4.1% of GDP. For more information on current account, visit our dedicated page
Iran Current Account Chart
Iran Current Account Data
|Current Account Balance (% of GDP)||7.9||-0.7||-0.4||3.9||4.1|
|Current Account Balance (USD bn)||26.2||-1.7||-0.7||11.1||14.2|
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