TABLE-Peru posts current account, fiscal deficit in third quarter
LIMA, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Peru posted a current account deficit equal to 4.9 percent of gross domestic product in the third quarter and a 3.3 percent fiscal deficit , the central bank said Saturday. The central bank this week widened its view of the current account deficit to 3.6 percent of GDP in 2015 and 3.5 percent in 2016. It maintained its forecast for a 2.2 percent fiscal deficit in 2015 and 2.7 percent in 2016. The following is a breakdown of the results: Q3 Q2 Q3 2014 Curr -4.9 -3.4 -3.1 Acct as Pct of GDP Curr -2.351 -1.648 -1.597 Acct bln bln bln balance Fiscal -3.3 +0.7 -1.9 balance as Pct of GDP (Reporting by Marco Aquino; Editing by Mark Potter)
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