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Economy > Investment > Gross fixed: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: This entry records total business spending on fixed assets, such as factories, machinery, equipment, dwellings, and inventories of raw materials, which provide the basis for future production. It is measured gross of the depreciation of the assets, i.e., it includes invesment that merely replaces worn-out or scrapped capital.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Antigua and Barbuda 79% of GDP 2010
2 Sao Tome and Principe 50.1% of GDP 2012
3 Cape Verde 46.4% of GDP 2012
4 Bhutan 46% of GDP 2010
5 China 45.9% of GDP 2012
6 Congo, Republic of the 45.2% of GDP 2012
7 Equatorial Guinea 44.6% of GDP 2012
8 Turks and Caicos Islands 44.5% of GDP 2010
9 Anguilla 41.9% of GDP 2010
10 Seychelles 41.7% of GDP 2012
11 Djibouti 40.7% of GDP 2010
12 East Timor 38.4% of GDP 2010
13 Montserrat 38% of GDP 2010
14 Armenia 37.1% of GDP 2012
15 Saint Kitts and Nevis 37% of GDP 2010
16 Lesotho 36.6% of GDP 2012
17 Mongolia 36.1% of GDP 2010
18 Belarus 35.8% of GDP 2012
19 Kosovo 35% of GDP 2010
20 Nicaragua 34.1% of GDP 2012
=21 Lebanon 34% of GDP 2012
=21 Niger 34% of GDP 2010
23 Indonesia 33.6% of GDP 2012
24 Gabon 32.5% of GDP 2012
25 Algeria 32.3% of GDP 2012
=26 Morocco 31.2% of GDP 2012
=26 Iran 31.2% of GDP 2012
=28 Panama 30.1% of GDP 2012
=28 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 30.1% of GDP 2010
30 India 30% of GDP 2012
31 The Bahamas 29.9% of GDP 2010
32 Guyana 29.6% of GDP 2012
33 Republic of Macedonia 29.2% of GDP 2012
34 Jordan 28.9% of GDP 2012
35 Thailand 28.8% of GDP 2012
=36 Mauritania 28.6% of GDP 2010
=36 Laos 28.6% of GDP 2012
38 United Arab Emirates 28.5% of GDP 2012
South Asia average (profile) 28.43% of GDP 2010
=39 Australia 28.2% of GDP 2012
=39 Qatar 28.2% of GDP 2012
=39 Vietnam 28.2% of GDP 2012
42 Haiti 28% of GDP 2011
43 Sri Lanka 27.7% of GDP 2012
=44 Botswana 27.6% of GDP 2012
=44 New Caledonia 27.6% of GDP 2010
46 Eritrea 27.5% of GDP 2012
=47 South Korea 27.4% of GDP 2012
=47 Barbados 27.4% of GDP 2010
=49 Chad 26.8% of GDP 2012
=49 Mozambique 26.8% of GDP 2012
=51 The Gambia 26.6% of GDP 2012
=51 Honduras 26.6% of GDP 2012
53 Tanzania 26.5% of GDP 2012
=54 Belize 26.4% of GDP 2012
=54 Romania 26.4% of GDP 2012
56 Tonga 26.3% of GDP 2010
57 Sudan 26% of GDP 2012
58 Serbia and Montenegro 25.9% of GDP 2010
59 Albania 25.8% of GDP 2012
60 Cayman Islands 25.6% of GDP 2010
61 Oman 25.5% of GDP 2012
=62 Peru 25.4% of GDP 2012
=62 Togo 25.4% of GDP 2012
=62 Mali 25.4% of GDP 2010
=65 Malaysia 25.2% of GDP 2012
=65 Kyrgyzstan 25.2% of GDP 2012
=67 Bangladesh 25.1% of GDP 2012
=67 Ghana 25.1% of GDP 2012
69 Uganda 24.9% of GDP 2012
70 Senegal 24.8% of GDP 2012
71 Singapore 24.7% of GDP 2012
72 Ecuador 24.6% of GDP 2012
73 Czech Republic 24.4% of GDP 2012
74 Bermuda 24.3% of GDP 2010
Former French colonies average (profile) 24.14% of GDP 2010
Muslim countries average (profile) 24.1% of GDP 2010
75 Colombia 24.1% of GDP 2012
Former British colonies average (profile) 24.1% of GDP 2010
76 Dominica 24% of GDP 2010
77 Chile 23.9% of GDP 2012
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 23.85% of GDP 2010
Non-religious countries average (profile) 23.73% of GDP 2012
78 Canada 23.7% of GDP 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 23.65% of GDP 2010
=79 Mauritius 23.3% of GDP 2012
=79 Estonia 23.3% of GDP 2012
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 23.23% of GDP 2012
=81 British Virgin Islands 23.2% of GDP 2010
=81 Russia 23.2% of GDP 2012
=83 Malawi 23.1% of GDP 2012
=83 Tunisia 23.1% of GDP 2012
Emerging markets average (profile) 23.06% of GDP 2012
=85 Ethiopia 22.7% of GDP 2012
=85 Georgia 22.7% of GDP 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) 22.69% of GDP 2012
87 Benin 22.6% of GDP 2012
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 22.51% of GDP 2012
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 22.41% of GDP 2012
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 22.34% of GDP 2012
88 Democratic Republic of the Congo 22.3% of GDP 2010
Christian countries average (profile) 22.24% of GDP 2010
=89 Slovakia 22.2% of GDP 2012
=89 Latvia 22.2% of GDP 2012
=91 Rwanda 22.1% of GDP 2012
=91 Belgium 22.1% of GDP 2012
=93 Montenegro 22% of GDP 2011
=93 Austria 22% of GDP 2012
=95 Turkey 21.9% of GDP 2012
=95 Vanuatu 21.9% of GDP 2010
=95 Zimbabwe 21.9% of GDP 2012
=95 Kenya 21.9% of GDP 2012
Catholic countries average (profile) 21.84% of GDP 2010
99 Fiji 21.8% of GDP 2020
100 Burundi 21.7% of GDP 2012
=101 Moldova 21.6% of GDP 2012
=101 Kazakhstan 21.6% of GDP 2012
=103 Mexico 21.5% of GDP 2012
=103 Saudi Arabia 21.5% of GDP 2012
=105 Norway 21.4% of GDP 2012
=105 Namibia 21.4% of GDP 2012
107 Luxembourg 21.3% of GDP 2012
OPEC countries average (profile) 21.21% of GDP 2012
108 Hong Kong 21.2% of GDP 2012
=109 Saint Lucia 21.1% of GDP 2010
=109 Japan 21.1% of GDP 2012
111 Bolivia 21% of GDP 2012
112 Syria 20.8% of GDP 2012
=113 Papua New Guinea 20.6% of GDP 2012
=113 Spain 20.6% of GDP 2012
=113 Switzerland 20.6% of GDP 2012
=116 Burkina Faso 20.5% of GDP 2012
=116 Zambia 20.5% of GDP 2012
118 Bulgaria 20.4% of GDP 2012
Europe average (profile) 20.3% of GDP 2012
119 Poland 20.3% of GDP 2012
=120 Guinea 20.1% of GDP 2012
=120 Taiwan 20.1% of GDP 2012
=122 Finland 20% of GDP 2012
=122 Somalia 20% of GDP 2009
=122 Uruguay 20% of GDP 2012
=125 France 19.9% of GDP 2012
=125 Bahrain 19.9% of GDP 2012
=125 Costa Rica 19.9% of GDP 2012
128 Cameroon 19.8% of GDP 2012
129 Philippines 19.7% of GDP 2012
NATO countries average (profile) 19.59% of GDP 2012
=130 Israel 19.5% of GDP 2012
=130 New Zealand 19.5% of GDP 2012
=130 Jamaica 19.5% of GDP 2012
=130 Ukraine 19.5% of GDP 2012
=130 South Africa 19.5% of GDP 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 19.46% of GDP 2012
135 Venezuela 19.3% of GDP 2012
136 Argentina 19.2% of GDP 2012
137 Cambodia 19.1% of GDP 2012
138 Brazil 18.9% of GDP 2012
139 Nigeria 18.8% of GDP 2012
European Union average (profile) 18.71% of GDP 2012
140 Madagascar 18.7% of GDP 2012
141 European Union 18.6% of GDP 2010
Eurozone average (profile) 18.41% of GDP 2012
=142 Serbia 18.4% of GDP 2012
=142 Croatia 18.4% of GDP 2012
144 West Bank 18.3% of GDP 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 18.21% of GDP 2012
=145 Italy 18.2% of GDP 2012
=145 Sweden 18.2% of GDP 2012
147 Paraguay 17.9% of GDP 2012
=148 Yemen 17.8% of GDP 2012
=148 Germany 17.8% of GDP 2012
150 Lithuania 17.7% of GDP 2012
=151 Denmark 17.2% of GDP 2012
=151 Azerbaijan 17.2% of GDP 2012
153 Cyprus 16.8% of GDP 2012
154 Slovenia 16.7% of GDP 2012
155 Netherlands 16.6% of GDP 2012
=156 Tajikistan 16.4% of GDP 2012
=156 Dominican Republic 16.4% of GDP 2012
158 Burma 16.3% of GDP 2012
=159 Portugal 16.1% of GDP 2012
=159 Brunei 16.1% of GDP 2010
161 Trinidad and Tobago 15.9% of GDP 2012
=162 Grenada 15.8% of GDP 2010
=162 Malta 15.8% of GDP 2012
164 Hungary 15.6% of GDP 2012
165 Sierra Leone 15.4% of GDP 2010
166 Kuwait 15.3% of GDP 2012
167 El Salvador 14.7% of GDP 2012
168 Guatemala 14.6% of GDP 2012
169 Iceland 14.5% of GDP 2012
170 Puerto Rico 14.4% of GDP 2010
171 Swaziland 14.2% of GDP 2012
172 United Kingdom 13.9% of GDP 2012
173 Egypt 13.5% of GDP 2012
174 Angola 13.3% of GDP 2012
175 United States 12.9% of GDP 2012
176 Guinea-Bissau 12.7% of GDP 2010
177 Macau 12.3% of GDP 2010
178 Cote d'Ivoire 12.1% of GDP 2012
179 Central African Republic 11.3% of GDP 2010
=180 Pakistan 10.9% of GDP 2012
=180 Comoros 10.9% of GDP 2020
182 Cuba 10.7% of GDP 2012
183 Greece 10.4% of GDP 2012
184 Iraq 10.1% of GDP 2011
=185 Turkmenistan 9.3% of GDP 2012
=185 Ireland 9.3% of GDP 2012
187 Libya 3.7% of GDP 2012
188 Nepal 3.5% of GDP 2020

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"Countries Compared by Economy > Investment > Gross fixed. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Investment/Gross-fixed

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