Current Account Balance in Russia
The current account balance in Russia averaged 4.4% of GDP in the decade to 2022, well above the Eastern Europe average of 0.4% GDP. The 2022 reading in Russia was 10.8% of GDP. For more current account information, visit our dedicated page.
Russia Current Account Chart
Russia Current Account Data
|Current Account Balance (% of GDP)
|Current Account Balance (USD bn)
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