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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. Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Qatar 17,536.49$ per capita 2005
2 Luxembourg 16,222.92$ per capita 2005
3 Iceland 15,298.78$ per capita 2005
4 Norway 11,963.26$ per capita 2005
5 Ireland 11,076.38$ per capita 2004
6 Switzerland 10,165.49$ per capita 2004
7 Denmark 9,863.2$ per capita 2005
8 Australia 8,305.3$ per capita 2004
9 Japan 8,201.49$ per capita 2004
10 Austria 7,731.64$ per capita 2005
11 Spain 7,609.48$ per capita 2005
12 United States 7,453.29$ per capita 2004
13 Netherlands 7,439.58$ per capita 2005
14 Finland 7,053.64$ per capita 2005
15 Belgium 7,037.54$ per capita 2005
16 France 6,876.61$ per capita 2005
17 Sweden 6,741.48$ per capita 2005
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 6,591.43$ per capita 2004
18 United Arab Emirates 6,522.54$ per capita 2005
High income OECD countries average (profile) 6,329.85$ per capita 2004
19 Kuwait 6,288.92$ per capita 2005
20 Canada 6,222.31$ per capita 2004
21 Italy 6,191.1$ per capita 2005
22 United Kingdom 6,076.45$ per capita 2005
Eurozone average (profile) 5,927.35$ per capita 2005
23 Singapore 5,864.56$ per capita 2005
24 Germany 5,800.77$ per capita 2005
25 New Zealand 5,699.37$ per capita 2004
26 Hong Kong 5,348.27$ per capita 2005
NATO countries average (profile) 5,190.72$ per capita 2005
European Union average (profile) 5,022.72$ per capita 2005
27 New Caledonia 4,953.23$ per capita 1990
28 Greece 4,805.61$ per capita 2005
29 South Korea 4,780.6$ per capita 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 4,638.32$ per capita 2004
Europe average (profile) 4,212.59$ per capita 2004
30 Slovenia 4,195.12$ per capita 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 3,907.44$ per capita 2005
Cold countries average (profile) 3,859.26$ per capita 2004
31 Portugal 3,748.44$ per capita 2005
32 Saint Kitts and Nevis 3,723.02$ per capita 2004
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 3,685.14$ per capita 2004
33 Bahrain 3,325.39$ per capita 2004
34 Israel 3,121.19$ per capita 2005
35 Czech Republic 3,095.83$ per capita 2005
36 Malta 2,983.29$ per capita 2005
37 Estonia 2,836.63$ per capita 2005
38 Antigua and Barbuda 2,725.36$ per capita 2002
39 Hungary 2,511.92$ per capita 2005
40 Croatia 2,474.21$ per capita 2005
41 Cyprus 2,453.57$ per capita 1999
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 2,270.01$ per capita 2004
42 Slovakia 2,254.35$ per capita 2005
43 The Bahamas 2,099.75$ per capita 1987
44 Latvia 2,050.83$ per capita 2005
45 Saudi Arabia 2,012.31$ per capita 2005
46 Barbados 1,979.84$ per capita 2004
Former British colonies average (profile) 1,908.75$ per capita 2004
47 Trinidad and Tobago 1,899.05$ per capita 2004
48 Oman 1,707.24$ per capita 2004
49 Lithuania 1,674.32$ per capita 2005
50 Macau 1,600.16$ per capita 2002
51 Chile 1,565.22$ per capita 2005
52 Grenada 1,471.05$ per capita 2004
53 Poland 1,444.75$ per capita 2005
54 Mexico 1,438.78$ per capita 2005
55 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1,412.25$ per capita 2005
56 Puerto Rico 1,403.29$ per capita 1991
Eastern Europe average (profile) 1,334.41$ per capita 2005
57 Botswana 1,251.14$ per capita 2005
58 Gabon 1,194.2$ per capita 2005
Muslim countries average (profile) 1,147.68$ per capita 2005
59 Jamaica 1,141.11$ per capita 2005
60 Lebanon 1,108.43$ per capita 2005
61 Mauritius 1,078.08$ per capita 2005
62 Seychelles 1,059.92$ per capita 2005
63 Romania 1,052.69$ per capita 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 1,029.42$ per capita 2005
64 Malaysia 1,027.1$ per capita 2005
65 Argentina 1,014.42$ per capita 2005
66 Venezuela 1,001.64$ per capita 2005
67 Suriname 991.67$ per capita 2005
68 Dominica 988.54$ per capita 2005
69 Turkey 984.01$ per capita 2005
70 Equatorial Guinea 975.41$ per capita 1998
71 Russia 970.07$ per capita 2005
72 Saint Lucia 941.72$ per capita 2003
73 Kazakhstan 920.65$ per capita 2005
74 South Africa 876.8$ per capita 2005
75 Costa Rica 874.2$ per capita 2005
76 Belarus 844.61$ per capita 2005
77 Panama 827.49$ per capita 2005
78 Bulgaria 818.39$ per capita 2005
79 Maldives 813.96$ per capita 2005
80 Thailand 796.62$ per capita 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 788.03$ per capita 2005
81 Brazil 782.64$ per capita 2005
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 770.02$ per capita 2002
82 Iran 762.9$ per capita 2005
83 Namibia 758.96$ per capita 2005
84 Algeria 741.05$ per capita 2005
85 China 724.68$ per capita 2005
86 Bhutan 715.34$ per capita 2004
87 Belize 710.76$ per capita 2005
88 Uruguay 654.93$ per capita 2005
89 Tunisia 646.54$ per capita 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 639.19$ per capita 2005
90 Albania 631.93$ per capita 2005
91 Dominican Republic 611.81$ per capita 2005
92 Serbia and Montenegro 607.71$ per capita 2005
93 Ecuador 604.58$ per capita 2005
94 Jordan 556.08$ per capita 2005
95 Azerbaijan 538.52$ per capita 2005
96 Peru 534.5$ per capita 2005
97 Colombia 516.58$ per capita 2005
98 Bosnia and Herzegovina 488.9$ per capita 2005
99 Libya 479.96$ per capita 2002
100 Armenia 476.42$ per capita 2005
101 Federated States of Micronesia 468.69$ per capita 1983
102 Swaziland 445.65$ per capita 2005
103 Morocco 432.85$ per capita 2005
104 Turkmenistan 383.87$ per capita 2005
105 Guatemala 381.22$ per capita 2005
106 El Salvador 380.78$ per capita 2005
107 Georgia 369.88$ per capita 2005
108 Ukraine 334.07$ per capita 2005
109 Lesotho 327.98$ per capita 2005
110 Sri Lanka 313.49$ per capita 2005
111 Tonga 308.62$ per capita 2004
112 Cape Verde 308.26$ per capita 2003
113 Congo, Republic of the 301.1$ per capita 2005
114 Indonesia 286.14$ per capita 2005
115 Syria 280.9$ per capita 2005
Former French colonies average (profile) 280.7$ per capita 2005
116 Nicaragua 270.83$ per capita 2005
117 Vanuatu 269.86$ per capita 1999
118 Guyana 269.82$ per capita 2005
119 Honduras 268.38$ per capita 2005
120 Mauritania 268.17$ per capita 2005
South and Central Asia average (profile) 266.59$ per capita 2005
121 Paraguay 252.37$ per capita 2005
122 Kiribati 250.98$ per capita 1992
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 246.16$ per capita 2005
123 Fiji 233.58$ per capita 2000
124 Mongolia 233.5$ per capita 2005
125 Cameroon 218.93$ per capita 2005
126 Djibouti 217.17$ per capita 2005
127 Egypt 217.09$ per capita 2005
128 Vietnam 208.9$ per capita 2005
129 India 206.51$ per capita 2005
130 Solomon Islands 200.83$ per capita 2004
131 Yemen 192.43$ per capita 2005
132 Moldova 183.31$ per capita 2005
133 Philippines 177.79$ per capita 2005
134 Sao Tome and Principe 170.57$ per capita 2005
135 Laos 162.21$ per capita 2005
136 Angola 155.13$ per capita 2005
137 Zambia 153.93$ per capita 2005
138 Senegal 152.3$ per capita 2005
139 Nigeria 146.03$ per capita 2005
140 Ghana 140.6$ per capita 2005
141 Sudan 140.55$ per capita 2005
142 Bolivia 129.96$ per capita 2005
143 Uzbekistan 123.16$ per capita 2005
South Asia average (profile) 119.56$ per capita 2005
144 East Timor 114.48$ per capita 2005
145 Pakistan 108.49$ per capita 2005
146 Haiti 104.53$ per capita 2003
147 Bangladesh 103.82$ per capita 2005
148 Kenya 101.64$ per capita 2005
149 Cote d'Ivoire 96.63$ per capita 2005
150 Benin 96.13$ per capita 2005
151 Chad 90.78$ per capita 2005
152 Mali 88.93$ per capita 2005
153 Burkina Faso 80.63$ per capita 2005
154 Papua New Guinea 79.87$ per capita 1999
155 Cambodia 77.27$ per capita 2005
156 Togo 76.35$ per capita 2005
157 Kyrgyzstan 68.95$ per capita 2005
158 Mozambique 68.24$ per capita 2005
159 The Gambia 67.17$ per capita 2004
160 Uganda 63.41$ per capita 2005
161 Madagascar 60.57$ per capita 2005
162 Comoros 60$ per capita 2005
163 Afghanistan 59.41$ per capita 2005
164 Tanzania 59.06$ per capita 2005
165 Rwanda 53.35$ per capita 2005
166 Nepal 51.61$ per capita 2005
167 Tajikistan 45.18$ per capita 2005
168 Niger 45.14$ per capita 2005
169 Zimbabwe 44.89$ per capita 2005
170 Eritrea 44.29$ per capita 2005
171 Guinea 43.82$ per capita 2005
172 Ethiopia 41.2$ per capita 2005
173 Central African Republic 39.88$ per capita 2002
174 Sierra Leone 32.44$ per capita 2005
175 Guinea-Bissau 27.71$ per capita 2005
176 Liberia 26.55$ per capita 2005
177 Malawi 22.03$ per capita 2005
178 Somalia 20.47$ per capita 1990
179 Democratic Republic of the Congo 14.99$ per capita 2004
180 Burundi 12.54$ per capita 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Gross fixed capital formation > Current US$ > Per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators 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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