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Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Economy > National accounts > Local currency at current prices > Expenditure on GDP > Gross fixed capital formation > Cu

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 local currency.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Colombia 103.66 trillion 2009
2 Chile 19.63 trillion 2009
3 Paraguay 10.73 trillion 2009
4 Costa Rica 4.47 trillion 2009
5 Mexico 2.58 trillion 2009
6 Brazil 525.84 billion 2009
7 Dominican Republic 246.59 billion 2009
8 Argentina 239.64 billion 2009
9 Jamaica 226.42 billion 2009
10 Venezuela 154.79 billion 2009
11 Uruguay 135.86 billion 2009
12 Peru 94.22 billion 2009
13 Guyana 93.75 billion 2008
14 Honduras 61.09 billion 2009
15 Guatemala 45.9 billion 2009
16 Nicaragua 34.11 billion 2009
17 Bolivia 20.06 billion 2009
18 Trinidad and Tobago 17.93 billion 2003
19 Ecuador 16.17 billion 2009
20 Cuba 6.07 billion 2008
21 Panama 5.88 billion 2009
22 El Salvador 2.77 billion 2009
23 The Bahamas 2.73 billion 2007
24 Antigua and Barbuda 2.32 billion 2009
25 Barbados 1.61 billion 2009
26 Suriname 1.22 billion 2005
27 Belize 691.8 million 2008
28 Saint Lucia 604.88 million 2009
29 Saint Kitts and Nevis 583.11 million 2009
30 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 546.75 million 2009
31 Grenada 391.88 million 2009
32 Dominica 300.63 million 2009

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