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Economy > Gross fixed capital formation > Annual % growth: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Average annual growth of gross fixed capital formation based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Gross fixed capital formation (formerly gross domestic fixed investment) includes land improvements (fences, ditches, drains, and so on); plant, machinery, and equipment purchases; and the construction of roads, railways, and the like, including schools, offices, hospitals, private residential dwellings, and commercial and industrial buildings. According to the 1993 SNA, net acquisitions of valuables are also considered capital formation.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Suriname 64% 1994
2 Macau 56.94% 2005
3 Sudan 40.98% 2001
4 Dominica 35.85% 2003
5 Iceland 34.53% 2005
6 Venezuela 32.7% 2005
7 Mauritania 32.37% 2005
8 Yemen 32.34% 2005
9 Ethiopia 30.1% 2005
10 Sao Tome and Principe 28.96% 2000
11 Somalia 27.53% 1985
12 Kenya 27.42% 2005
13 Armenia 26.7% 2005
14 Cameroon 26.53% 2005
15 Nigeria 25.73% 2005
16 Chile 24.72% 2005
17 Turkey 24.02% 2005
18 Mongolia 23.91% 2003
19 Uruguay 23.79% 2005
20 Argentina 22.68% 2005
21 Vanuatu 21.34% 1995
22 Belarus 20.4% 2005
23 Belize 20.08% 2000
24 Bulgaria 19% 2005
25 Rwanda 18.89% 2005
26 Latvia 18.59% 2005
27 Seychelles 18.57% 2005
28 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 16.62% 2003
Eastern Europe average (profile) 16.19% 2003
29 East Timor 15.46% 2005
30 Cambodia 15.45% 2005
31 India 15.29% 2005
32 The Bahamas 14.82% 1987
=33 China 14.79% 2005
=33 Mali 14.79% 2005
35 Saudi Arabia 14.77% 2003
36 Guinea-Bissau 14.49% 2005
37 Estonia 13.87% 2005
38 Peru 13.62% 2005
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 13.18% 1998
39 Guatemala 13.17% 2005
40 Georgia 13% 2005
South and Central Asia average (profile) 12.44% 2003
41 Slovakia 12.38% 2005
42 Sri Lanka 12.03% 2005
43 Serbia and Montenegro 12.01% 2005
44 Kazakhstan 11.9% 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 11.61% 2005
45 Equatorial Guinea 11.53% 1999
46 Benin 11.5% 2005
47 Egypt 11.49% 2005
Former French colonies average (profile) 11.46% 2003
48 Thailand 11.36% 2005
49 Lithuania 11.21% 2005
50 Burma 11.2% 2000
51 Uganda 11.15% 2005
52 Maldives 11.06% 2004
53 Vietnam 11.01% 2005
54 Norway 10.94% 2005
55 Burkina Faso 10.76% 2003
56 Russia 10.5% 2005
57 Cote d'Ivoire 10.34% 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 10.16% 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 10.01% 2005
58 Indonesia 9.93% 2005
59 Tanzania 9.63% 2005
60 Dominican Republic 9.6% 2005
61 Bhutan 9.43% 2004
62 South Africa 9.17% 2005
63 Albania 9.11% 2003
64 Denmark 9.07% 2005
65 Sweden 8.53% 2005
66 Belgium 8.4% 2005
67 United States 8.29% 2004
68 Ecuador 8.13% 2005
NATO countries average (profile) 8.04% 2005
69 Ireland 7.95% 2004
Non-religious countries average (profile) 7.89% 2004
70 New Zealand 7.85% 2004
71 Laos 7.73% 2005
72 Mexico 7.63% 2005
73 Trinidad and Tobago 7.33% 2005
74 Costa Rica 7.28% 2005
75 Bosnia and Herzegovina 7.23% 2005
76 Spain 7.17% 2005
77 Uzbekistan 7% 2005
78 Bangladesh 6.84% 2005
79 Algeria 6.8% 2005
80 Nicaragua 6.79% 2005
81 Ghana 6.67% 2003
82 Canada 6.64% 2004
83 Antigua and Barbuda 6.59% 2002
84 Hungary 6.56% 2005
85 Poland 6.53% 2005
86 Togo 6.39% 2005
87 Mauritius 6.3% 2004
88 Zambia 6.03% 2005
89 Iran 5.81% 2005
90 El Salvador 5.75% 2005
European Union average (profile) 5.73% 2005
91 Swaziland 5.64% 2005
High income OECD countries average (profile) 5.47% 2004
92 Malta 5.45% 1993
93 United Arab Emirates 5.23% 2004
94 Syria 5.09% 2005
South Asia average (profile) 5.07% 2005
95 Australia 5.02% 2004
96 Jordan 4.97% 2005
97 Croatia 4.85% 2005
98 Paraguay 4.82% 2005
99 Malaysia 4.75% 2005
100 Democratic Republic of the Congo 4.7% 2002
Eurozone average (profile) 4.53% 2005
101 Hong Kong 4.11% 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 3.74% 2004
102 Comoros 3.68% 2005
103 Czech Republic 3.6% 2005
104 France 3.55% 2005
105 Namibia 3.5% 2005
106 Djibouti 3.47% 2005
107 Switzerland 3.31% 2004
108 United Kingdom 3.23% 2005
109 Morocco 2.94% 2005
110 Bolivia 2.8% 2005
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 2.79% 2000
111 Romania 2.67% 2005
112 Israel 2.44% 2005
113 Tunisia 2.38% 2005
114 South Korea 2.28% 2005
115 Madagascar 2.27% 2005
116 Netherlands 2.25% 2005
117 Botswana 2.22% 2005
118 Luxembourg 2.21% 2005
119 Moldova 2.02% 2005
120 Ukraine 1.9% 2005
121 Puerto Rico 1.67% 1991
122 Finland 1.65% 2005
123 Austria 1.58% 2005
124 Pakistan 1.55% 2005
125 Tajikistan 1.53% 2003
126 Slovenia 1.47% 2005
127 Gabon 1.18% 2004
128 Japan 1.13% 2004
129 Saint Kitts and Nevis 1.02% 2003
130 Lebanon 1% 2005
131 Mozambique 0.72% 2005
132 Senegal 0.64% 2005
133 Congo, Republic of the 0.3% 2005
134 Malawi 0.29% 2005
135 Central African Republic 0.18% 1991
136 Germany -0.19% 2005
137 Sierra Leone -0.5% 1995
138 Brazil -0.58% 2005
139 Italy -0.62% 2005
140 Haiti -0.95% 1989
141 Panama -1.35% 2005
142 Greece -1.39% 2005
143 Angola -1.66% 1990
144 Kyrgyzstan -1.89% 2005
145 Singapore -1.91% 2005
146 Portugal -3.02% 2005
147 Azerbaijan -3.16% 2005
148 Afghanistan -3.41% 2005
149 Eritrea -3.42% 2004
150 Philippines -3.92% 2005
151 Cyprus -3.99% 1994
152 Guinea -4.17% 2005
153 Fiji -4.27% 1985
154 Barbados -4.42% 2002
155 Burundi -5.01% 1990
156 Niger -6.46% 1999
157 The Gambia -6.58% 2005
158 Honduras -8% 2005
159 Guyana -8.21% 2002
160 Cape Verde -8.9% 2003
161 Kuwait -10.22% 1999
162 Papua New Guinea -16.19% 1999
163 Bahrain -17.71% 1985
164 Grenada -18.27% 2004
165 Chad -26.8% 2005
166 Lesotho -26.89% 2005
167 Colombia -34.56% 1999
168 Zimbabwe -55.34% 2005

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