Finland - Gross capital formation

Gross capital formation (current US$)

The latest value for Gross capital formation (current US$) in Finland was $54,918,050,000 as of 2011. Over the past 46 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $60,542,720,000 in 2008 and $2,239,099,000 in 1968.

Definition: Gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment) consists of outlays on additions to the fixed assets of the economy plus net changes in the level of inventories. Fixed assets include 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. Inventories are stocks of goods held by firms to meet temporary or unexpected fluctuations in production or sales, and "work in progress." According to the 1993 SNA, net acquisitions of valuables are also considered capital formation. Data are in current U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

See also:

Year Value
1965 $2,545,757,000
1966 $2,586,063,000
1967 $2,380,947,000
1968 $2,239,099,000
1969 $2,609,902,000
1970 $3,446,072,000
1971 $3,815,396,000
1972 $4,134,795,000
1973 $5,736,125,000
1974 $8,772,699,000
1975 $10,163,250,000
1976 $8,875,212,000
1977 $8,939,058,000
1978 $8,433,213,000
1979 $11,775,300,000
1980 $15,981,830,000
1981 $14,156,790,000
1982 $14,322,190,000
1983 $13,583,480,000
1984 $13,505,140,000
1985 $13,977,360,000
1986 $17,609,660,000
1987 $22,568,650,000
1988 $29,404,410,000
1989 $35,550,780,000
1990 $39,547,500,000
1991 $27,737,100,000
1992 $20,682,240,000
1993 $14,252,110,000
1994 $17,612,980,000
1995 $23,793,570,000
1996 $22,809,990,000
1997 $23,581,490,000
1998 $26,427,460,000
1999 $25,489,030,000
2000 $25,411,830,000
2001 $25,516,780,000
2002 $25,881,800,000
2003 $31,892,780,000
2004 $37,797,770,000
2005 $42,770,980,000
2006 $44,300,820,000
2007 $56,334,330,000
2008 $60,542,720,000
2009 $44,420,800,000
2010 $43,625,000,000
2011 $54,918,050,000

Gross capital formation (current LCU)

The value for Gross capital formation (current LCU) in Finland was 39,541,000,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 46 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 41,331,000,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 1,370,130,000 in 1965.

Definition: Gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment) consists of outlays on additions to the fixed assets of the economy plus net changes in the level of inventories. Fixed assets include 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. Inventories are stocks of goods held by firms to meet temporary or unexpected fluctuations in production or sales, and "work in progress." According to the 1993 SNA, net acquisitions of valuables are also considered capital formation. Data are in current local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

Year Value
1965 1,370,130,000
1966 1,391,823,000
1967 1,381,538,000
1968 1,581,664,000
1969 1,843,594,000
1970 2,434,306,000
1971 2,685,275,000
1972 2,883,606,000
1973 3,686,608,000
1974 5,568,032,000
1975 6,288,000,000
1976 5,768,000,000
1977 6,058,000,000
1978 5,840,000,000
1979 7,714,000,000
1980 10,027,000,000
1981 10,275,000,000
1982 11,611,000,000
1983 12,725,000,000
1984 13,651,000,000
1985 14,570,000,000
1986 15,014,000,000
1987 16,685,000,000
1988 20,686,000,000
1989 25,657,000,000
1990 25,433,000,000
1991 18,864,000,000
1992 15,582,000,000
1993 13,692,000,000
1994 15,473,000,000
1995 17,474,000,000
1996 17,623,000,000
1997 20,589,000,000
1998 23,753,000,000
1999 23,924,000,000
2000 27,582,000,000
2001 28,515,000,000
2002 27,502,000,000
2003 28,257,000,000
2004 30,441,000,000
2005 34,393,000,000
2006 35,314,000,000
2007 41,160,000,000
2008 41,331,000,000
2009 31,976,000,000
2010 33,155,000,000
2011 39,541,000,000

Gross capital formation (constant 2000 US$)

The latest value for Gross capital formation (constant 2000 US$) in Finland was 31,108,350,000 as of 2011. Over the past 41 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 33,043,120,000 in 2007 and 13,213,560,000 in 1978.

Definition: Gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment) consists of outlays on additions to the fixed assets of the economy plus net changes in the level of inventories. Fixed assets include 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. Inventories are stocks of goods held by firms to meet temporary or unexpected fluctuations in production or sales, and "work in progress." According to the 1993 SNA, net acquisitions of valuables are also considered capital formation. Data are in constant 2000 U.S. dollars.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

See also:

Year Value
1970 14,505,370,000
1971 14,560,840,000
1972 14,341,780,000
1973 15,773,820,000
1974 18,259,740,000
1975 18,212,640,000
1976 15,304,960,000
1977 14,583,560,000
1978 13,213,560,000
1979 16,062,280,000
1980 18,233,830,000
1981 17,051,780,000
1982 17,747,370,000
1983 17,912,290,000
1984 17,965,730,000
1985 18,143,540,000
1986 18,189,610,000
1987 19,320,070,000
1988 22,142,990,000
1989 25,558,320,000
1990 23,864,930,000
1991 17,828,450,000
1992 15,410,910,000
1993 13,603,280,000
1994 15,311,410,000
1995 17,469,130,000
1996 17,701,310,000
1997 20,267,180,000
1998 23,043,120,000
1999 22,734,480,000
2000 25,411,830,000
2001 25,538,050,000
2002 24,898,650,000
2003 25,585,040,000
2004 27,112,590,000
2005 29,657,270,000
2006 29,653,580,000
2007 33,043,120,000
2008 32,021,370,000
2009 25,229,410,000
2010 26,759,720,000
2011 31,108,350,000

Gross capital formation (annual % growth)

The value for Gross capital formation (annual % growth) in Finland was 16.25 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 40 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 21.56 in 1979 and a minimum value of -25.29 in 1991.

Definition: Annual growth rate of gross capital formation based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2000 U.S. dollars. Gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment) consists of outlays on additions to the fixed assets of the economy plus net changes in the level of inventories. Fixed assets include 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. Inventories are stocks of goods held by firms to meet temporary or unexpected fluctuations in production or sales, and "work in progress." According to the 1993 SNA, net acquisitions of valuables are also considered capital formation.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

See also:

Year Value
1971 0.38
1972 -1.50
1973 9.99
1974 15.76
1975 -0.26
1976 -15.97
1977 -4.71
1978 -9.39
1979 21.56
1980 13.52
1981 -6.48
1982 4.08
1983 0.93
1984 0.30
1985 0.99
1986 0.25
1987 6.21
1988 14.61
1989 15.42
1990 -6.63
1991 -25.29
1992 -13.56
1993 -11.73
1994 12.56
1995 14.09
1996 1.33
1997 14.50
1998 13.70
1999 -1.34
2000 11.78
2001 0.50
2002 -2.50
2003 2.76
2004 5.97
2005 9.39
2006 -0.01
2007 11.43
2008 -3.09
2009 -21.21
2010 6.07
2011 16.25

Gross capital formation (constant LCU)

The value for Gross capital formation (constant LCU) in Finland was 36,075,790,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 38,319,510,000 in 2007 and a minimum value of 15,323,530,000 in 1978.

Definition: Gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment) consists of outlays on additions to the fixed assets of the economy plus net changes in the level of inventories. Fixed assets include 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. Inventories are stocks of goods held by firms to meet temporary or unexpected fluctuations in production or sales, and "work in progress." According to the 1993 SNA, net acquisitions of valuables are also considered capital formation. Data are in constant local currency.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

Year Value
1970 16,821,610,000
1971 16,885,950,000
1972 16,631,910,000
1973 18,292,620,000
1974 21,175,490,000
1975 21,120,870,000
1976 17,748,880,000
1977 16,912,300,000
1978 15,323,530,000
1979 18,627,140,000
1980 21,145,440,000
1981 19,774,640,000
1982 20,581,310,000
1983 20,772,560,000
1984 20,834,530,000
1985 21,040,740,000
1986 21,094,160,000
1987 22,405,130,000
1988 25,678,830,000
1989 29,639,520,000
1990 27,675,730,000
1991 20,675,330,000
1992 17,871,750,000
1993 15,775,480,000
1994 17,756,360,000
1995 20,258,640,000
1996 20,527,890,000
1997 23,503,490,000
1998 26,722,690,000
1999 26,364,760,000
2000 29,469,640,000
2001 29,616,020,000
2002 28,874,520,000
2003 29,670,510,000
2004 31,441,980,000
2005 34,393,000,000
2006 34,388,730,000
2007 38,319,510,000
2008 37,134,610,000
2009 29,258,090,000
2010 31,032,760,000
2011 36,075,790,000

Gross capital formation (% of GDP)

Gross capital formation (% of GDP) in Finland was 20.88 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 46 years was 35.73 in 1974, while its lowest value was 16.32 in 1993.

Definition: Gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment) consists of outlays on additions to the fixed assets of the economy plus net changes in the level of inventories. Fixed assets include 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. Inventories are stocks of goods held by firms to meet temporary or unexpected fluctuations in production or sales, and "work in progress." According to the 1993 SNA, net acquisitions of valuables are also considered capital formation.

Source: World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files.

See also:

Year Value
1965 29.64
1966 28.08
1967 25.41
1968 25.38
1969 25.92
1970 30.71
1971 30.82
1972 28.38
1973 29.81
1974 35.73
1975 34.90
1976 28.20
1977 27.00
1978 23.54
1979 26.80
1980 30.15
1981 27.33
1982 27.45
1983 27.01
1984 25.91
1985 25.42
1986 24.35
1987 25.06
1988 27.43
1989 30.44
1990 28.48
1991 22.14
1992 18.77
1993 16.32
1994 17.50
1995 18.19
1996 17.78
1997 19.17
1998 20.37
1999 19.56
2000 20.86
2001 20.47
2002 19.15
2003 19.42
2004 19.99
2005 21.85
2006 21.30
2007 22.89
2008 22.26
2009 18.56
2010 18.54
2011 20.88

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts