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

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

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 East Timor 337.83% 2011
2 Libya 67.09% 2008
3 Qatar 66.24% 2011
4 Macau 57.36% 2011
5 Kuwait 54.97% 2010
6 Brunei 50.9% 2009
7 Saudi Arabia 50.46% 2011
8 China 50.36% 2012
9 Algeria 46.98% 2012
10 Singapore 45.58% 2012
11 Kiribati 45.04% 1992
12 Bhutan 44.5% 2011
13 Gabon 44.19% 2005
14 Trinidad and Tobago 42.62% 2008
15 Nigeria 41% 2012
16 Azerbaijan 40.58% 2012
17 Botswana 40.4% 2012
18 Bangladesh 40.03% 2012
19 Nepal 39.82% 2012
20 Norway 39.25% 2012
21 Iran 38.75% 2000
22 Oman 37.88% 2008
23 Vietnam 34.77% 2012
24 Cape Verde 34.33% 2011
25 India 33.93% 2012
26 Mongolia 33.28% 2012
27 Switzerland 32.75% 2012
28 Indonesia 32.03% 2012
29 Malaysia 32.02% 2012
30 Belarus 31.51% 2012
31 Romania 31.36% 2012
32 Liberia 31.26% 2011
33 South Korea 30.95% 2012
34 Papua New Guinea 30.42% 2004
35 Thailand 30.23% 2012
36 Zambia 29.93% 2011
37 Russia 29.64% 2012
38 Kyrgyzstan 29.58% 2012
39 Djibouti 28.37% 2005
40 Hong Kong 28.32% 2012
41 Ethiopia 27.78% 2012
42 Ecuador 26.86% 2012
Non-religious countries average (profile) 26.84% 2012
43 Panama 26.73% 2012
44 Kazakhstan 26.63% 2012
45 Peru 26.28% 2012
46 Morocco 25.75% 2012
47 Latvia 25.75% 2011
48 Bolivia 25.73% 2012
49 Venezuela 25.64% 2012
50 Haiti 25.63% 2012
51 Estonia 25.62% 2012
52 Republic of Macedonia 25.51% 2012
53 Australia 25.47% 2012
54 Sweden 25.01% 2012
55 Netherlands 24.73% 2012
56 Germany 24.39% 2012
Emerging markets average (profile) 24.35% 2012
57 Austria 24.29% 2012
58 Sri Lanka 24.08% 2012
59 Antigua and Barbuda 24.02% 2012
60 Philippines 23.89% 2012
61 Tanzania 23.51% 2012
Cold countries average (profile) 23.48% 2011
Former British colonies average (profile) 23.42% 2010
62 Denmark 23.1% 2012
63 Hungary 23.09% 2011
64 Burkina Faso 22.91% 2010
South Asia average (profile) 22.9% 2011
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 22.81% 2011
65 Tajikistan 22.13% 2012
66 Argentina 22.11% 2012
67 Slovakia 21.94% 2011
68 Bulgaria 21.67% 2012
69 Japan 21.57% 2012
70 Chile 21.55% 2012
71 Mexico 21.51% 2012
72 Ghana 21.5% 2012
73 Slovenia 21.4% 2011
74 Niger 21.27% 2010
75 Czech Republic 21.08% 2012
High income OECD countries average (profile) 20.91% 2012
76 Mauritania 20.85% 1998
77 Canada 20.8% 2012
Religious countries average (profile) 20.69% 2011
78 Belgium 20.03% 2012
European Union average (profile) 19.89% 2011
79 Pakistan 19.8% 2012
80 Croatia 19.8% 2012
Europe average (profile) 19.74% 2011
NATO countries average (profile) 19.69% 2012
Eastern Europe average (profile) 19.57% 2011
81 Bahrain 19.51% 2010
82 Vanuatu 19.32% 2011
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 19.25% 2012
Eurozone average (profile) 19.08% 2011
83 Kosovo 18.94% 2012
84 Colombia 18.83% 2012
85 Saint Kitts and Nevis 18.8% 2012
86 Senegal 18.61% 2010
Former French colonies average (profile) 18.57% 2005
87 Spain 18.56% 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 18.54% 2012
88 Georgia 18.24% 2012
89 Namibia 18.22% 2011
90 Zimbabwe 18.09% 1994
91 Lesotho 18.08% 2012
92 Serbia 17.96% 2011
93 Angola 17.96% 2012
94 The Gambia 17.94% 2011
95 Finland 17.94% 2012
96 Democratic Republic of the Congo 17.72% 2007
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 17.65% 1994
97 Burundi 17.55% 2012
98 Poland 17.55% 2012
99 France 17.52% 2012
100 Italy 17.41% 2012
101 Nicaragua 17.35% 2012
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 17.23% 2008
102 United States 17.13% 2012
103 Lithuania 17.08% 2011
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 17.03% 2011
104 Syria 16.81% 2010
105 Honduras 16.27% 2012
106 Belize 16.26% 2011
107 Ireland 16.07% 2012
108 Cameroon 16.03% 2012
109 Costa Rica 15.93% 2012
110 Laos 15.92% 2012
111 Luxembourg 15.92% 2012
112 Portugal 15.91% 2012
113 Eritrea 15.82% 2000
114 Uganda 15.41% 2011
115 Uruguay 15.29% 2012
116 Republic of the Congo 15.15% 2007
117 Mauritius 15.07% 2012
118 Central African Republic 15.06% 1994
119 Turkmenistan 15.01% 1997
120 New Zealand 14.97% 2011
121 Bosnia and Herzegovina 14.82% 2012
122 Israel 14.8% 2011
123 Brazil 14.77% 2012
124 Tunisia 14.5% 2012
125 Turkey 14.46% 2012
126 Albania 13.96% 2012
Potential Future EU Members average (profile) 13.81% 2012
127 Lebanon 13.59% 2012
128 Saint Lucia 13.53% 2012
129 Egypt 13.31% 2012
130 South Africa 13.16% 2012
131 Benin 13.05% 2010
132 Maldives 12.91% 2005
133 Moldova 12.8% 2012
134 Malawi 12.55% 2011
135 Paraguay 12.35% 2012
136 Cote d'Ivoire 12.24% 2008
137 Mozambique 12.07% 2012
138 Guatemala 12.03% 2012
139 Armenia 11.71% 2012
140 Chad 11.68% 1994
141 Malta 11.63% 2011
142 Rwanda 11.55% 2012
143 Comoros 11.29% 1995
144 Fiji 11.21% 2008
145 Guyana 11.09% 2012
146 United Kingdom 10.95% 2012
147 Dominica 10.79% 2012
148 Cambodia 10.61% 2011
149 Solomon Islands 10.32% 2006
150 Sierra Leone 10.25% 2011
151 Kenya 10.23% 2012
152 Sudan 9.88% 2012
153 Greece 9.81% 2012
154 Ukraine 9.27% 2012
155 Dominican Republic 9.25% 2012
156 Iceland 9.21% 2012
157 Suriname 9.1% 2005
158 Barbados 9.05% 2010
159 El Salvador 8.9% 2012
160 Cyprus 8.76% 2010
161 Mali 8.53% 2010
162 The Bahamas 8.41% 2012
163 Jordan 8.4% 2012
164 Equatorial Guinea 8.38% 1996
165 Jamaica 8.23% 2012
166 Yemen 8.1% 2010
167 Madagascar 7.98% 2005
168 Tonga 3.9% 2009
169 Swaziland 2.06% 2010
170 Guinea-Bissau 1.5% 2010
171 Togo 0.0335% 2010
172 Montenegro -0.214% 2012
173 Guinea -6.214% 2011
174 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines -6.675% 2012
175 Grenada -9.856% 2012
176 Afghanistan -19.413% 2011

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