France - Gross fixed capital formation

Gross fixed capital formation (current US$)

The latest value for Gross fixed capital formation (current US$) in France was $619,955,000,000 as of 2013. Over the past 43 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $688,649,000,000 in 2008 and $38,116,220,000 in 1970.

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 U.S. dollars.

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

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Year Value
1970 $38,116,220,000
1971 $42,970,280,000
1972 $52,924,580,000
1973 $69,428,400,000
1974 $76,676,210,000
1975 $91,759,210,000
1976 $93,064,730,000
1977 $98,884,730,000
1978 $119,876,000,000
1979 $144,812,000,000
1980 $171,312,000,000
1981 $147,231,000,000
1982 $135,956,000,000
1983 $122,839,000,000
1984 $113,006,000,000
1985 $117,160,000,000
1986 $163,754,000,000
1987 $204,167,000,000
1988 $230,456,000,000
1989 $237,489,000,000
1990 $296,768,000,000
1991 $294,198,000,000
1992 $309,456,000,000
1993 $273,907,000,000
1994 $284,702,000,000
1995 $321,406,000,000
1996 $318,888,000,000
1997 $283,594,000,000
1998 $299,135,000,000
1999 $310,609,000,000
2000 $293,079,000,000
2001 $296,124,000,000
2002 $313,104,000,000
2003 $387,142,000,000
2004 $452,040,000,000
2005 $478,687,000,000
2006 $520,514,000,000
2007 $615,981,000,000
2008 $688,649,000,000
2009 $593,629,000,000
2010 $584,160,000,000
2011 $641,638,000,000
2012 $603,685,000,000
2013 $619,955,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (current LCU)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation (current LCU) in France was 466,925,000,000 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 43 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 470,123,000,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 32,273,000,000 in 1970.

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.

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

Year Value
1970 32,273,000,000
1971 36,297,000,000
1972 40,699,000,000
1973 47,128,000,000
1974 56,219,000,000
1975 59,983,000,000
1976 68,142,000,000
1977 73,946,000,000
1978 82,475,000,000
1979 93,925,000,000
1980 110,359,000,000
1981 121,981,000,000
1982 136,214,000,000
1983 142,727,000,000
1984 150,558,000,000
1985 160,486,000,000
1986 172,908,000,000
1987 187,078,000,000
1988 209,277,000,000
1989 230,982,000,000
1990 246,347,000,000
1991 253,040,000,000
1992 249,731,000,000
1993 236,491,000,000
1994 240,972,000,000
1995 244,558,000,000
1996 248,701,000,000
1997 252,342,000,000
1998 269,042,000,000
1999 291,538,000,000
2000 318,108,000,000
2001 330,919,000,000
2002 332,704,000,000
2003 343,008,000,000
2004 364,057,000,000
2005 384,922,000,000
2006 414,923,000,000
2007 450,059,000,000
2008 470,123,000,000
2009 427,320,000,000
2010 441,067,000,000
2011 461,566,000,000
2012 469,844,000,000
2013 466,925,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (constant 2005 US$)

The latest value for Gross fixed capital formation (constant 2005 US$) in France was 496,649,000,000 as of 2013. Over the past 43 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 528,064,000,000 in 2008 and 217,585,000,000 in 1970.

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 constant 2005 U.S. dollars.

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

See also:

Year Value
1970 217,585,000,000
1971 232,554,000,000
1972 246,480,000,000
1973 263,574,000,000
1974 269,984,000,000
1975 256,720,000,000
1976 262,425,000,000
1977 260,677,000,000
1978 267,975,000,000
1979 275,970,000,000
1980 284,433,000,000
1981 281,702,000,000
1982 279,194,000,000
1983 270,739,000,000
1984 268,473,000,000
1985 274,667,000,000
1986 286,160,000,000
1987 300,916,000,000
1988 327,059,000,000
1989 351,148,000,000
1990 367,332,000,000
1991 365,369,000,000
1992 359,937,000,000
1993 340,363,000,000
1994 345,658,000,000
1995 350,253,000,000
1996 352,886,000,000
1997 355,668,000,000
1998 378,467,000,000
1999 408,142,000,000
2000 435,272,000,000
2001 445,173,000,000
2002 441,089,000,000
2003 449,554,000,000
2004 465,199,000,000
2005 478,687,000,000
2006 496,137,000,000
2007 523,598,000,000
2008 528,064,000,000
2009 480,170,000,000
2010 490,163,000,000
2011 500,290,000,000
2012 501,615,000,000
2013 496,649,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (annual % growth)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation (annual % growth) in France was -0.99 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 42 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 8.69 in 1988 and a minimum value of -9.07 in 2009.

Definition: Average annual growth of gross fixed capital formation based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2005 U.S. dollars. 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.

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

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Year Value
1971 6.88
1972 5.99
1973 6.94
1974 2.43
1975 -4.91
1976 2.22
1977 -0.67
1978 2.80
1979 2.98
1980 3.07
1981 -0.96
1982 -0.89
1983 -3.03
1984 -0.84
1985 2.31
1986 4.18
1987 5.16
1988 8.69
1989 7.37
1990 4.61
1991 -0.53
1992 -1.49
1993 -5.44
1994 1.56
1995 1.33
1996 0.75
1997 0.79
1998 6.41
1999 7.84
2000 6.65
2001 2.27
2002 -0.92
2003 1.92
2004 3.48
2005 2.90
2006 3.65
2007 5.53
2008 0.85
2009 -9.07
2010 2.08
2011 2.07
2012 0.26
2013 -0.99

Gross fixed capital formation (constant LCU)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation (constant LCU) in France was 399,366,000,000 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 43 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 424,627,000,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 174,964,000,000 in 1970.

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 constant local currency.

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

Year Value
1970 174,964,000,000
1971 187,001,000,000
1972 198,199,000,000
1973 211,945,000,000
1974 217,100,000,000
1975 206,433,000,000
1976 211,021,000,000
1977 209,616,000,000
1978 215,484,000,000
1979 221,913,000,000
1980 228,719,000,000
1981 226,522,000,000
1982 224,505,000,000
1983 217,706,000,000
1984 215,884,000,000
1985 220,865,000,000
1986 230,107,000,000
1987 241,973,000,000
1988 262,995,000,000
1989 282,365,000,000
1990 295,379,000,000
1991 293,801,000,000
1992 289,433,000,000
1993 273,693,000,000
1994 277,950,000,000
1995 281,645,000,000
1996 283,762,000,000
1997 286,000,000,000
1998 304,333,000,000
1999 328,195,000,000
2000 350,011,000,000
2001 357,973,000,000
2002 354,689,000,000
2003 361,496,000,000
2004 374,076,000,000
2005 384,922,000,000
2006 398,954,000,000
2007 421,035,000,000
2008 424,627,000,000
2009 386,114,000,000
2010 394,150,000,000
2011 402,293,000,000
2012 403,358,000,000
2013 399,366,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP)

Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) in France was 22.09 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 43 years was 26.76 in 1974, while its lowest value was 19.41 in 1997.

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.

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

See also:

Year Value
1970 25.59
1971 25.80
1972 25.91
1973 26.16
1974 26.76
1975 25.35
1976 24.92
1977 24.03
1978 23.59
1979 23.51
1980 24.35
1981 23.84
1982 23.17
1983 21.86
1984 21.22
1985 21.10
1986 21.14
1987 21.76
1988 22.52
1989 23.05
1990 23.27
1991 23.06
1992 21.97
1993 20.59
1994 20.31
1995 19.96
1996 19.75
1997 19.41
1998 19.80
1999 20.70
2000 21.42
2001 21.42
2002 20.87
2003 20.95
2004 21.28
2005 21.72
2006 22.39
2007 23.13
2008 23.56
2009 22.04
2010 22.07
2011 22.41
2012 22.47
2013 22.09

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts