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The Gambia **Savings Stats**

#### Definitions

- Adjusted savings: carbon dioxide damage > Current US$: Adjusted savings: carbon dioxide damage (current US$). Carbon dioxide damage is estimated to be $20 per ton of carbon (the unit damage in 1995 U.S. dollars) times the number of tons of carbon emitted.
- Adjusted savings: consumption of fixed capital > Current US$: Adjusted savings: consumption of fixed capital (current US$). Consumption of fixed capital represents the replacement value of capital used up in the process of production.
- Adjusted savings: consumption of fixed capital > Current US$ per capita: Adjusted savings: consumption of fixed capital (current US$). Consumption of fixed capital represents the replacement value of capital used up in the process of production. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
- Adjusted savings: education expenditure > Current US$: Adjusted savings: education expenditure (current US$). Education expenditure refers to the current operating expenditures in education, including wages and salaries and excluding capital investments in buildings and equipment.
- Adjusted savings: net forest depletion > Current US$ per capita: Adjusted savings: net forest depletion (current US$). Net forest depletion is calculated as the product of unit resource rents and the excess of roundwood harvest over natural growth. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
- Adjusted savings: net national savings > % of GNI: Adjusted savings: net national savings (% of GNI). Net national savings are equal to gross national savings less the value of consumption of fixed capital.
- Adjusted savings: net national savings > Current US$: Adjusted savings: net national savings (current US$). Net national savings are equal to gross national savings less the value of consumption of fixed capital.
- Gross domestic savings > Constant LCU per capita: Gross domestic savings (constant LCU). Gross domestic savings are calculated as GDP less final consumption expenditure (total consumption). Data are in constant local currency. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
- Gross domestic savings > Current LCU per capita: Gross domestic savings (current LCU). Gross domestic savings are calculated as GDP less final consumption expenditure (total consumption). Data are in current local currency. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
- Gross domestic savings > Current US$: Gross domestic savings (current US$). Gross domestic savings are calculated as GDP less final consumption expenditure (total consumption). Data are in current U.S. dollars.
- Gross domestic savings > Current US$ per capita: Gross domestic savings (current US$). Gross domestic savings are calculated as GDP less final consumption expenditure (total consumption). Data are in current U.S. dollars. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
- Gross savings > % of GNI: Gross savings (% of GNI). Gross savings are calculated as gross national income less total consumption, plus net transfers.
- Gross savings > Current LCU: Gross savings (current LCU). Gross savings are calculated as gross national income less total consumption, plus net transfers. Data are in current local currency.
- Gross savings > Current LCU per capita: Gross savings (current LCU). Gross savings are calculated as gross national income less total consumption, plus net transfers. Data are in current local currency. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.
- Gross savings > Current US$: Gross savings (current US$). Gross savings are calculated as gross national income less total consumption, plus net transfers. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

SOURCES: World Bank staff estimates; World Bank staff estimates. 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.; The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium. 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.; The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium; World Bank national accounts data. 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.; World Bank national accounts data

## Citation

## The Gambia Economy > Savings Profiles (Subcategories)

Gross domestic savings 4 | Gross savings 3 |