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Economy > Gross fixed capital formation > Current US$ per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: 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. Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Qatar 17,358.88$ 2005
2 Luxembourg 15,928.25$ 2005
3 Iceland 15,299.61$ 2005
4 Norway 11,963.28$ 2005
5 Ireland 11,071.45$ 2004
6 Switzerland 10,165.43$ 2004
7 Denmark 9,856.91$ 2005
8 Australia 8,290.69$ 2004
9 Japan 8,201.62$ 2004
10 Austria 7,736.78$ 2005
11 Spain 7,609.48$ 2005
12 United States 7,474.93$ 2004
13 Netherlands 7,439.57$ 2005
14 United Arab Emirates 7,126.64$ 2005
15 Finland 7,053.65$ 2005
16 Belgium 7,037.56$ 2005
17 Kuwait 6,943.83$ 2005
18 Sweden 6,737.35$ 2005
19 France 6,625.9$ 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 6,561.44$ 2004
High income OECD countries average (profile) 6,315.88$ 2004
20 Canada 6,221.14$ 2004
21 Italy 6,191.11$ 2005
22 United Kingdom 6,076.68$ 2005
23 Singapore 5,969.04$ 2005
Eurozone average (profile) 5,893.43$ 2005
24 Germany 5,800.77$ 2005
25 New Zealand 5,662.97$ 2004
26 Hong Kong 5,450.63$ 2005
NATO countries average (profile) 5,171.47$ 2005
European Union average (profile) 5,001.47$ 2005
27 New Caledonia 4,953.23$ 1990
28 Greece 4,805.63$ 2005
29 South Korea 4,796.1$ 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 4,629.19$ 2004
Europe average (profile) 4,204.25$ 2004
30 Slovenia 4,195.17$ 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 4,007.35$ 2005
Cold countries average (profile) 3,855.43$ 2004
31 Portugal 3,748.45$ 2005
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 3,686.09$ 2004
32 Saint Kitts and Nevis 3,612.53$ 2004
33 Israel 3,118.26$ 2005
34 Czech Republic 3,095.31$ 2005
35 Malta 2,980.8$ 2005
36 Bahrain 2,901.12$ 2004
37 Estonia 2,836.63$ 2005
38 Antigua and Barbuda 2,680.48$ 2002
39 Hungary 2,511.92$ 2005
40 Croatia 2,474.96$ 2005
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 2,391.52$ 2004
41 Slovakia 2,254.35$ 2005
42 The Bahamas 2,087.54$ 1987
43 Latvia 2,050.82$ 2005
Former British colonies average (profile) 1,957.55$ 2004
44 Barbados 1,955.67$ 2004
45 Trinidad and Tobago 1,915.14$ 2004
46 Saudi Arabia 1,884.26$ 2005
47 Cyprus 1,820.51$ 1999
48 Oman 1,755.63$ 2004
49 Lithuania 1,674.32$ 2005
50 Macau 1,625.74$ 2002
51 Chile 1,561.14$ 2005
52 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1,546.04$ 2005
53 Grenada 1,515.36$ 2004
54 Poland 1,444.75$ 2005
55 Puerto Rico 1,405.4$ 1991
56 Mexico 1,339.48$ 2005
Eastern Europe average (profile) 1,335.81$ 2005
57 Gabon 1,197.99$ 2005
58 Botswana 1,177.19$ 2005
Muslim countries average (profile) 1,176.05$ 2005
59 Jamaica 1,142.87$ 2005
60 Lebanon 1,115.07$ 2005
61 Seychelles 1,080.31$ 2005
62 Mauritius 1,078.08$ 2005
63 Romania 1,052.69$ 2005
64 Turkey 1,046.79$ 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 1,026.36$ 2005
65 Argentina 1,017.03$ 2005
66 Dominica 1,008.97$ 2005
67 Malaysia 1,007.38$ 2005
68 Venezuela 996.06$ 2005
69 Russia 969.82$ 2005
70 Saint Lucia 935.05$ 2003
71 Kazakhstan 920.65$ 2005
72 Maldives 900.45$ 2005
73 Suriname 891.84$ 2005
74 Costa Rica 875.64$ 2005
75 South Africa 871.04$ 2005
76 Equatorial Guinea 858.06$ 1998
77 Belarus 854.45$ 2005
78 Bulgaria 818.4$ 2005
79 Panama 794.44$ 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 790.58$ 2005
80 Brazil 783.74$ 2005
81 Thailand 780.5$ 2005
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 768.66$ 2002
82 Belize 762.72$ 2005
83 Namibia 760.54$ 2005
84 Iran 742.22$ 2005
85 China 725.11$ 2005
86 Algeria 716.89$ 2005
87 Bhutan 703.14$ 2004
88 Uruguay 651.1$ 2005
89 Tunisia 646.54$ 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 633.91$ 2005
90 Dominican Republic 620.08$ 2005
91 Albania 618.8$ 2005
92 Ecuador 580.5$ 2005
93 Jordan 556.13$ 2005
94 Peru 539.22$ 2005
95 Azerbaijan 538.27$ 2005
96 Colombia 537.65$ 2005
97 Libya 496.03$ 2002
98 Bosnia and Herzegovina 492.33$ 2005
99 Armenia 476.64$ 2005
100 Federated States of Micronesia 468.53$ 1983
101 Swaziland 456.28$ 2005
102 Morocco 433.1$ 2005
103 El Salvador 431.47$ 2005
104 Turkmenistan 390.78$ 2005
105 Georgia 379.47$ 2005
106 Guatemala 378.82$ 2005
107 Ukraine 333.86$ 2005
108 Cape Verde 319.31$ 2003
109 Tonga 313.73$ 2004
110 Sri Lanka 313.2$ 2005
111 Lesotho 305.66$ 2005
112 Syria 294.45$ 2005
113 Indonesia 281.14$ 2005
Former French colonies average (profile) 280.9$ 2005
114 Honduras 280.28$ 2005
115 Vanuatu 279.27$ 1999
South and Central Asia average (profile) 274.81$ 2005
116 Guyana 266.41$ 2005
117 Mauritania 261.57$ 2005
118 Kiribati 257.53$ 1992
119 Nicaragua 255.64$ 2005
120 Paraguay 252.14$ 2005
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 245.08$ 2005
121 Mongolia 236.04$ 2005
122 Fiji 233.32$ 2000
123 Egypt 223.91$ 2005
124 Djibouti 221.78$ 2005
125 Vietnam 210.7$ 2005
126 Solomon Islands 204.32$ 2004
127 India 200.54$ 2005
128 Yemen 200.41$ 2005
129 Moldova 197.66$ 2005
130 Cameroon 197.01$ 2005
131 Sao Tome and Principe 172.67$ 2005
132 Philippines 172.06$ 2005
133 Sudan 161.23$ 2005
134 Laos 158.66$ 2005
135 Senegal 157.54$ 2005
136 Zambia 156.6$ 2005
137 Angola 149.47$ 2005
138 Nigeria 147.88$ 2005
139 Ghana 145.39$ 2005
140 Bolivia 127.56$ 2005
141 Uzbekistan 123.16$ 2005
South Asia average (profile) 120.48$ 2005
142 East Timor 113.6$ 2005
143 Pakistan 106.98$ 2005
144 Bangladesh 102.87$ 2005
145 Cote d'Ivoire 100.85$ 2005
146 Mali 100.68$ 2005
147 Benin 99.14$ 2005
148 Kenya 97.3$ 2005
149 Haiti 96.29$ 2003
150 Chad 88.37$ 2005
151 Togo 84.69$ 2005
152 Cambodia 81.4$ 2005
153 Burkina Faso 79.47$ 2005
154 Papua New Guinea 78.9$ 1999
failed states average (profile) 75.64$ 2002
155 Afghanistan 71.52$ 2005
156 The Gambia 71.31$ 2004
157 Kyrgyzstan 68.7$ 2005
158 Mozambique 64.28$ 2005
159 Uganda 63.62$ 2005
160 Madagascar 61.61$ 2005
161 Comoros 59.98$ 2005
162 Tanzania 58.53$ 2005
163 Nepal 55.37$ 2005
164 Rwanda 51.14$ 2005
165 Niger 47.79$ 2005
166 Zimbabwe 45.94$ 2005
167 Tajikistan 43.48$ 2005
168 Guinea 41.19$ 2005
169 Central African Republic 41.16$ 2002
170 Eritrea 40.16$ 2005
171 Ethiopia 38.55$ 2005
172 Sierra Leone 35.01$ 2005
173 Guinea-Bissau 30.93$ 2005
174 Liberia 26.66$ 2005
175 Malawi 21.96$ 2005
176 Somalia 21.61$ 1990
177 Democratic Republic of the Congo 15.95$ 2004
178 Burundi 12.18$ 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Gross fixed capital formation > Current US$ per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Gross-fixed-capital-formation/Current-US$-per-capita

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