France - Gross fixed capital formation

Gross fixed capital formation (current US$)

The latest value for Gross fixed capital formation (current US$) in France was $557,225,000,000 as of 2011. Over the past 41 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $603,331,000,000 in 2008 and $33,922,760,000 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 $33,922,760,000
1971 $38,320,590,000
1972 $47,315,350,000
1973 $62,471,570,000
1974 $69,186,310,000
1975 $82,160,780,000
1976 $83,424,890,000
1977 $88,591,340,000
1978 $107,136,000,000
1979 $128,795,000,000
1980 $152,536,000,000
1981 $129,807,000,000
1982 $119,166,000,000
1983 $106,739,000,000
1984 $97,188,020,000
1985 $100,668,000,000
1986 $141,178,000,000
1987 $175,872,000,000
1988 $199,890,000,000
1989 $205,976,000,000
1990 $256,731,000,000
1991 $254,498,000,000
1992 $265,908,000,000
1993 $233,484,000,000
1994 $242,954,000,000
1995 $274,591,000,000
1996 $271,643,000,000
1997 $240,271,000,000
1998 $254,988,000,000
1999 $265,644,000,000
2000 $250,556,000,000
2001 $252,736,000,000
2002 $264,529,000,000
2003 $328,055,000,000
2004 $383,914,000,000
2005 $413,270,000,000
2006 $452,086,000,000
2007 $540,105,000,000
2008 $603,331,000,000
2009 $510,507,000,000
2010 $495,686,000,000
2011 $557,225,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (current LCU)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation (current LCU) in France was 401,202,000,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 411,879,000,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 28,722,400,000 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 28,722,400,000
1971 32,369,400,000
1972 36,385,500,000
1973 42,405,700,000
1974 50,727,400,000
1975 53,708,500,000
1976 61,083,700,000
1977 66,248,600,000
1978 73,709,800,000
1979 83,536,700,000
1980 98,264,000,000
1981 107,545,000,000
1982 119,393,000,000
1983 124,020,000,000
1984 129,484,000,000
1985 137,895,000,000
1986 149,070,000,000
1987 161,151,000,000
1988 181,520,000,000
1989 200,333,000,000
1990 213,112,000,000
1991 218,894,000,000
1992 214,588,000,000
1993 201,590,000,000
1994 205,636,000,000
1995 208,936,000,000
1996 211,855,000,000
1997 213,793,000,000
1998 229,337,000,000
1999 249,333,000,000
2000 271,953,000,000
2001 282,433,000,000
2002 281,089,000,000
2003 290,657,000,000
2004 309,191,000,000
2005 332,319,000,000
2006 360,376,000,000
2007 394,622,000,000
2008 411,879,000,000
2009 367,485,000,000
2010 376,721,000,000
2011 401,202,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (constant 2000 US$)

The latest value for Gross fixed capital formation (constant 2000 US$) in France was 287,695,000,000 as of 2011. Over the past 41 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 307,072,000,000 in 2008 and 126,866,000,000 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 2000 U.S. dollars.

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

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Year Value
1970 126,866,000,000
1971 135,949,000,000
1972 144,482,000,000
1973 155,874,000,000
1974 160,364,000,000
1975 151,239,000,000
1976 154,737,000,000
1977 153,635,000,000
1978 157,687,000,000
1979 161,436,000,000
1980 166,432,000,000
1981 163,300,000,000
1982 160,803,000,000
1983 154,993,000,000
1984 152,665,000,000
1985 156,248,000,000
1986 163,389,000,000
1987 171,338,000,000
1988 187,361,000,000
1989 201,309,000,000
1990 209,245,000,000
1991 208,688,000,000
1992 204,567,000,000
1993 192,279,000,000
1994 195,535,000,000
1995 199,045,000,000
1996 200,361,000,000
1997 201,372,000,000
1998 216,188,000,000
1999 234,651,000,000
2000 250,556,000,000
2001 256,046,000,000
2002 251,055,000,000
2003 256,640,000,000
2004 265,254,000,000
2005 276,942,000,000
2006 287,899,000,000
2007 306,117,000,000
2008 307,072,000,000
2009 274,613,000,000
2010 277,986,000,000
2011 287,695,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (annual % growth)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation (annual % growth) in France was 3.49 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 40 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 9.35 in 1988 and a minimum value of -10.57 in 2009.

Definition: Average annual growth of gross fixed capital formation based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2000 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 7.16
1972 6.28
1973 7.89
1974 2.88
1975 -5.69
1976 2.31
1977 -0.71
1978 2.64
1979 2.38
1980 3.09
1981 -1.88
1982 -1.53
1983 -3.61
1984 -1.50
1985 2.35
1986 4.57
1987 4.86
1988 9.35
1989 7.44
1990 3.94
1991 -0.27
1992 -1.97
1993 -6.01
1994 1.69
1995 1.79
1996 0.66
1997 0.50
1998 7.36
1999 8.54
2000 6.78
2001 2.19
2002 -1.95
2003 2.22
2004 3.36
2005 4.41
2006 3.96
2007 6.33
2008 0.31
2009 -10.57
2010 1.23
2011 3.49

Gross fixed capital formation (constant LCU)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation (constant LCU) in France was 345,221,000,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 368,473,000,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 152,234,000,000 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 152,234,000,000
1971 163,134,000,000
1972 173,372,000,000
1973 187,043,000,000
1974 192,430,000,000
1975 181,480,000,000
1976 185,678,000,000
1977 184,355,000,000
1978 189,217,000,000
1979 193,717,000,000
1980 199,711,000,000
1981 195,952,000,000
1982 192,957,000,000
1983 185,985,000,000
1984 183,191,000,000
1985 187,490,000,000
1986 196,060,000,000
1987 205,598,000,000
1988 224,825,000,000
1989 241,562,000,000
1990 251,085,000,000
1991 250,417,000,000
1992 245,472,000,000
1993 230,727,000,000
1994 234,634,000,000
1995 238,845,000,000
1996 240,425,000,000
1997 241,638,000,000
1998 259,417,000,000
1999 281,571,000,000
2000 300,656,000,000
2001 307,244,000,000
2002 301,255,000,000
2003 307,957,000,000
2004 318,293,000,000
2005 332,319,000,000
2006 345,467,000,000
2007 367,327,000,000
2008 368,473,000,000
2009 329,524,000,000
2010 333,571,000,000
2011 345,221,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP)

Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) in France was 20.09 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 41 years was 24.52 in 1974, while its lowest value was 16.90 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 23.16
1971 23.41
1972 23.55
1973 23.89
1974 24.52
1975 23.10
1976 22.71
1977 21.85
1978 21.42
1979 21.29
1980 22.10
1981 21.45
1982 20.74
1983 19.39
1984 18.63
1985 18.52
1986 18.61
1987 19.16
1988 19.97
1989 20.45
1990 20.63
1991 20.43
1992 19.37
1993 18.00
1994 17.76
1995 17.47
1996 17.27
1997 16.90
1998 17.36
1999 18.24
2000 18.89
2001 18.88
2002 18.22
2003 18.30
2004 18.68
2005 19.34
2006 20.04
2007 20.91
2008 21.31
2009 19.49
2010 19.45
2011 20.09

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts