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Economy > Savings > Gross domestic savings > Current US$, % of GDP: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: 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 as a proportion of GDP for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Turkmenistan 79.42% 2012
2 Republic of the Congo 77.75% 2011
3 Qatar 74.89% 2011
4 Macau 73.31% 2012
5 Equatorial Guinea 69.63% 2011
6 Libya 67.82% 2008
7 Brunei 63.78% 2012
8 Kuwait 62.07% 2011
9 Gabon 55.63% 2012
10 Saudi Arabia 51.55% 2012
11 Oman 50.99% 2008
12 China 50.83% 2012
13 Singapore 49.17% 2012
14 Luxembourg 48.71% 2012
15 Azerbaijan 48.48% 2012
OPEC countries average (profile) 48.26% 2008
16 Bahrain 47.55% 2011
17 Trinidad and Tobago 46.85% 2008
18 Algeria 46.52% 2012
19 Iran 43.8% 2007
20 Kazakhstan 41.12% 2012
21 United Arab Emirates 40.99% 2011
22 Nigeria 40.77% 2012
23 Belarus 39% 2012
24 Norway 38.27% 2012
25 Bhutan 37.98% 2011
26 Malaysia 37.82% 2012
27 Mongolia 37.56% 2012
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 35.2% 2008
28 Ireland 35.18% 2012
29 Indonesia 34.47% 2012
30 Zambia 33.98% 2011
31 Panama 33.83% 2012
32 Vietnam 33.82% 2012
33 Russia 33.28% 2012
34 Papua New Guinea 33.25% 2004
35 Switzerland 31.37% 2012
36 Peru 31.05% 2012
37 Thailand 30.87% 2012
38 South Korea 30.63% 2012
39 Romania 29.8% 2012
40 Angola 29.6% 2012
41 Puerto Rico 29.35% 2011
42 Estonia 29.11% 2012
43 Czech Republic 29.05% 2012
44 Botswana 29.05% 2012
45 Venezuela 28.54% 2012
46 Australia 28.43% 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) 28.17% 2012
47 India 27.91% 2012
48 Hong Kong 27.24% 2012
49 Bolivia 27.07% 2012
50 Hungary 26.68% 2011
51 Netherlands 25.88% 2012
52 Austria 25.57% 2012
53 Chile 25.49% 2012
54 Ecuador 25.45% 2012
55 Antigua and Barbuda 25.38% 2012
Emerging markets average (profile) 24.86% 2012
56 Sweden 24.56% 2012
57 Slovakia 24.46% 2011
58 Argentina 24.34% 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 23.94% 2012
Eurozone average (profile) 23.39% 2011
59 Germany 23.38% 2012
European Union average (profile) 23.04% 2011
Muslim countries average (profile) 22.9% 2010
Cold countries average (profile) 22.68% 2011
60 Slovenia 22.31% 2011
NATO countries average (profile) 22.19% 2012
61 Latvia 22.16% 2011
62 Belgium 22.11% 2012
63 Denmark 22.07% 2012
64 Colombia 21.93% 2012
65 Tanzania 21.63% 2012
66 Mexico 21.31% 2012
67 Morocco 21.08% 2012
68 Croatia 21.05% 2012
69 Canada 21% 2012
70 Poland 20.97% 2012
71 Uzbekistan 20.92% 2012
72 Iceland 20.79% 2012
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 20.78% 2012
73 Ghana 20.51% 2012
74 Vanuatu 20.27% 2011
75 European Union 20.14% 2012
76 Bulgaria 20.11% 2012
77 Spain 20.1% 2012
78 Laos 19.91% 2012
79 New Zealand 19.91% 2012
80 Chad 19.83% 2012
81 Israel 19.69% 2011
Europe average (profile) 19.6% 2011
Former French colonies average (profile) 19.16% 2011
82 Italy 19.05% 2012
South and Central Asia average (profile) 18.89% 2011
Former British colonies average (profile) 18.82% 2011
83 Finland 18.75% 2012
84 Japan 18.62% 2012
85 Syria 18.39% 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 18.37% 2012
Catholic countries average (profile) 18.35% 2008
86 Cape Verde 18.34% 2011
87 Uruguay 18.09% 2012
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 18.03% 2012
88 Cote d'Ivoire 17.85% 2008
89 Bangladesh 17.7% 2012
90 France 17.58% 2012
Landlocked countries average (profile) 17.56% 2011
91 Djibouti 17.43% 2007
92 Lithuania 17.28% 2011
93 Costa Rica 17.04% 2012
94 Sri Lanka 16.97% 2012
95 Malta 16.95% 2011
Religious countries average (profile) 16.8% 2012
96 Cameroon 16.75% 2012
97 Saint Kitts and Nevis 16.7% 2012
98 South Africa 16.36% 2012
99 United States 16.24% 2012
100 Brazil 16.21% 2012
101 Burkina Faso 16.12% 2011
102 Portugal 16.09% 2012
Christian countries average (profile) 16.02% 2011
Eastern Europe average (profile) 15.91% 2011
103 Ethiopia 15.83% 2012
104 Niger 15.58% 2012
105 Philippines 15.28% 2012
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 15.25% 2011
106 New Caledonia 15.18% 1990
107 Turkey 15.17% 2012
108 The Bahamas 15.03% 2012
109 Paraguay 14.7% 2012
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 14.69% 2011
South Asia average (profile) 14.27% 2011
110 Tunisia 14.23% 2012
111 Democratic Republic of the Congo 14.12% 2012
112 Belize 13.87% 2011
113 Uganda 13.79% 2011
114 Namibia 13.52% 2012
115 Saint Lucia 13.21% 2012
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 12.92% 2011
116 United Kingdom 12.75% 2012
117 Mauritius 12.65% 2012
118 Sudan 12.53% 2012
119 Aruba 12.32% 2011
120 Mali 12.09% 2011
121 Cyprus 12% 2010
122 Cambodia 11.68% 2011
123 Nepal 11.22% 2012
124 Cuba 11.06% 2008
125 Dominica 10.92% 2012
126 Serbia 10.28% 2011
127 Suriname 10.12% 2005
128 Madagascar 10.03% 2009
129 Georgia 10.01% 2012
130 Senegal 9.67% 2012
131 Ukraine 9.27% 2012
132 Lebanon 8.83% 2012
failed states average (profile) 8.75% 2010
133 Greece 8.57% 2012
134 Fiji 8.29% 2008
135 Egypt 8.14% 2012
136 Nicaragua 7.65% 2012
137 Yemen 7.6% 2010
138 Dominican Republic 7.28% 2012
139 Pakistan 6.8% 2012
140 Albania 6.67% 2012
141 Mozambique 6.66% 2012
142 Republic of Macedonia 6.21% 2012
143 Honduras 6.03% 2012
144 Benin 5.66% 2011
145 Malawi 5.6% 2011
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 5.14% 2012
146 Central African Republic 4.69% 2012
147 Kyrgyzstan 3.76% 2012
148 Guatemala 3.45% 2012
149 Kenya 3.15% 2012
150 Sierra Leone 2.94% 2011
151 Rwanda 2.41% 2012
152 Maldives 1.72% 2005
153 Togo 1.39% 2011
154 Eritrea 1.22% 2011
155 The Gambia 0.912% 2011
156 Swaziland 0.684% 2011
157 Barbados 0.563% 2011
158 Mauritania 0.561% 2012
159 Burundi -0.146% 2012
160 Guinea -0.266% 2011
161 Armenia -0.431% 2012
162 Bosnia and Herzegovina -1.882% 2012
163 Jamaica -2.646% 2012
164 Jordan -3.471% 2012
165 Guyana -3.578% 2012
166 El Salvador -3.972% 2012
167 Kosovo -4.935% 2012
168 Haiti -5.718% 2012
169 Montenegro -6.027% 2012
170 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines -6.066% 2012
171 Guinea-Bissau -6.23% 2012
172 Zimbabwe -6.317% 2012
173 Solomon Islands -6.5% 2006
174 Grenada -7.806% 2012
175 Tonga -11.408% 2012
176 Somalia -12.455% 1990
177 Moldova -17.194% 2012
178 Comoros -21.131% 2009
179 Afghanistan -21.334% 2011
180 South Sudan -22.924% 2012
181 Tajikistan -26.575% 2012
182 Lesotho -29.696% 2012
183 Kiribati -30.762% 1992
184 Liberia -31.157% 2012
185 Federated States of Micronesia -43.192% 1983
186 East Timor -47.241% 2011

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