Gabon - Gross capital formation

Gross capital formation (current US$)

The latest value for Gross capital formation (current US$) in Gabon was $4,602,675,000 as of 2011. Over the past 41 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $4,602,675,000 in 2011 and $103,472,100 in 1970.

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
1970 $103,472,100
1971 $122,023,600
1972 $207,120,100
1973 $271,435,300
1974 $799,319,700
1975 $1,352,228,000
1976 $2,211,755,000
1977 $1,631,393,000
1978 $836,672,300
1979 $997,547,800
1980 $1,178,533,000
1981 $1,403,960,000
1982 $1,266,866,000
1983 $1,193,231,000
1984 $1,174,029,000
1985 $1,402,519,000
1986 $1,578,085,000
1987 $865,119,400
1988 $1,436,974,000
1989 $1,101,225,000
1990 $1,290,288,000
1991 $1,430,046,000
1992 $1,254,100,000
1993 $982,941,200
1994 $916,431,400
1995 $1,155,568,000
1996 $1,414,909,000
1997 $1,638,599,000
1998 $1,773,535,000
1999 $1,220,239,000
2000 $1,109,967,000
2001 $1,211,645,000
2002 $1,208,803,000
2003 $1,450,453,000
2004 $1,750,973,000
2005 $1,846,704,000
2006 $2,469,984,000
2007 $2,997,024,000
2008 $3,543,574,000
2009 $2,958,758,000
2010 $3,590,860,000
2011 $4,602,675,000

Gross capital formation (current LCU)

The value for Gross capital formation (current LCU) in Gabon was 2,171,850,000,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,171,850,000,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 28,600,000,000 in 1970.

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
1970 28,600,000,000
1971 33,599,990,000
1972 52,200,000,000
1973 60,500,000,000
1974 192,400,000,000
1975 289,800,000,000
1976 528,500,000,000
1977 400,800,000,000
1978 188,800,000,000
1979 212,200,000,000
1980 249,000,000,000
1981 381,500,000,000
1982 416,300,000,000
1983 454,700,000,000
1984 513,000,000,000
1985 630,100,000,000
1986 546,500,000,000
1987 260,000,000,000
1988 428,000,000,000
1989 351,300,000,000
1990 351,300,000,000
1991 403,426,000,000
1992 331,950,000,000
1993 343,651,000,000
1994 508,807,000,000
1995 576,800,000,000
1996 723,800,000,000
1997 956,400,000,000
1998 1,046,300,000,000
1999 751,300,000,000
2000 790,270,000,000
2001 888,182,000,000
2002 842,521,000,000
2003 843,004,000,000
2004 925,012,000,000
2005 974,078,000,000
2006 1,291,530,000,000
2007 1,436,370,000,000
2008 1,586,830,000,000
2009 1,397,080,000,000
2010 1,778,470,000,000
2011 2,171,850,000,000

Gross capital formation (constant 2000 US$)

The latest value for Gross capital formation (constant 2000 US$) in Gabon was 2,064,847,000 as of 2011. Over the past 51 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 3,729,147,000 in 1976 and 376,591,500 in 1967.

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
1960 418,036,300
1961 523,142,500
1962 527,920,000
1963 437,146,500
1964 389,370,900
1965 379,815,800
1966 539,093,400
1967 376,591,500
1968 390,133,300
1969 427,534,600
1970 475,898,200
1971 544,252,200
1972 650,652,200
1973 749,958,800
1974 2,107,365,000
1975 2,606,478,000
1976 3,729,147,000
1977 2,912,781,000
1978 1,107,850,000
1979 1,368,369,000
1980 1,404,172,000
1981 2,052,570,000
1982 1,913,248,000
1983 1,825,690,000
1984 1,920,939,000
1985 2,105,519,000
1986 1,760,910,000
1987 825,879,400
1988 1,607,684,000
1989 1,039,153,000
1990 1,039,153,000
1991 1,228,780,000
1992 1,074,075,000
1993 1,090,886,000
1994 1,089,519,000
1995 1,141,894,000
1996 1,334,956,000
1997 1,728,766,000
1998 1,975,925,000
1999 1,210,041,000
2000 1,109,967,000
2001 1,229,069,000
2002 1,143,980,000
2003 1,130,463,000
2004 1,517,411,000
2005 1,414,779,000
2006 1,520,244,000
2007 1,639,048,000
2008 1,740,148,000
2009 1,872,312,000
2010 2,074,483,000
2011 2,064,847,000

Gross capital formation (annual % growth)

The value for Gross capital formation (annual % growth) in Gabon was -0.46 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 50 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 181.00 in 1974 and a minimum value of -61.97 in 1978.

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
1961 25.14
1962 0.91
1963 -17.19
1964 -10.93
1965 -2.45
1966 41.94
1967 -30.14
1968 3.60
1969 9.59
1970 11.31
1971 14.36
1972 19.55
1973 15.26
1974 181.00
1975 23.68
1976 43.07
1977 -21.89
1978 -61.97
1979 23.52
1980 2.62
1981 46.18
1982 -6.79
1983 -4.58
1984 5.22
1985 9.61
1986 -16.37
1987 -53.10
1988 94.66
1989 -35.36
1990 0.00
1991 18.25
1992 -12.59
1993 1.57
1994 -0.13
1995 4.81
1996 16.91
1997 29.50
1998 14.30
1999 -38.76
2000 -8.27
2001 10.73
2002 -6.92
2003 -1.18
2004 34.23
2005 -6.76
2006 7.45
2007 7.81
2008 6.17
2009 7.59
2010 10.80
2011 -0.46

Gross capital formation (constant LCU)

The value for Gross capital formation (constant LCU) in Gabon was 698,050,000,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 51 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,260,690,000,000 in 1976 and a minimum value of 127,312,000,000 in 1967.

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
1960 141,323,000,000
1961 176,856,000,000
1962 178,471,000,000
1963 147,783,000,000
1964 131,632,000,000
1965 128,402,000,000
1966 182,248,000,000
1967 127,312,000,000
1968 131,890,000,000
1969 144,534,000,000
1970 160,884,000,000
1971 183,992,000,000
1972 219,962,000,000
1973 253,534,000,000
1974 712,424,000,000
1975 881,156,000,000
1976 1,260,690,000,000
1977 984,706,000,000
1978 374,524,000,000
1979 462,596,000,000
1980 474,700,000,000
1981 693,900,000,000
1982 646,800,000,000
1983 617,200,000,000
1984 649,400,000,000
1985 711,800,000,000
1986 595,300,000,000
1987 279,200,000,000
1988 543,500,000,000
1989 351,300,000,000
1990 351,300,000,000
1991 415,406,000,000
1992 363,106,000,000
1993 368,789,000,000
1994 368,327,000,000
1995 386,033,000,000
1996 451,300,000,000
1997 584,433,000,000
1998 667,989,000,000
1999 409,071,000,000
2000 375,240,000,000
2001 415,504,000,000
2002 386,738,000,000
2003 382,169,000,000
2004 512,982,000,000
2005 478,286,000,000
2006 513,940,000,000
2007 554,103,000,000
2008 588,281,000,000
2009 632,961,000,000
2010 701,308,000,000
2011 698,050,000,000

Gross capital formation (% of GDP)

Gross capital formation (% of GDP) in Gabon was 26.99 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 41 years was 73.49 in 1976, while its lowest value was 21.31 in 2005.

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
1970 31.96
1971 31.97
1972 48.11
1973 37.55
1974 51.76
1975 62.67
1976 73.49
1977 58.07
1978 35.01
1979 32.92
1980 27.54
1981 36.35
1982 35.02
1983 35.19
1984 32.96
1985 41.99
1986 46.36
1987 26.36
1988 37.47
1989 26.30
1990 21.68
1991 26.47
1992 22.43
1993 22.45
1994 21.87
1995 23.30
1996 24.85
1997 30.76
1998 39.56
1999 26.17
2000 21.90
2001 25.71
2002 24.51
2003 23.96
2004 24.39
2005 21.31
2006 25.87
2007 25.90
2008 24.38
2009 27.03
2010 27.20
2011 26.99

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts