Ghana - Gross fixed capital formation

Gross fixed capital formation, private sector (current LCU)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation, private sector (current LCU) in Ghana was 7,295,135,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 27 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 7,295,135,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 1,029,561 in 1986.

Definition: Private investment covers gross outlays by the private sector (including private nonprofit agencies) on additions to its fixed domestic assets.

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

Year Value
1984 1,182,739
1985 1,842,708
1986 1,029,561
1987 1,803,847
1988 3,379,738
1989 7,653,701
1990 13,294,040
1991 18,279,030
1992 6,863,409
1993 49,090,000
1994 48,284,500
1995 54,900,000
1996 79,260,440
1997 160,800,000
1998 191,300,000
1999 220,472,900
2000 344,872,000
2001 636,288,600
2002 449,181,400
2003 926,207,800
2004 1,278,207,000
2005 1,653,434,000
2006 2,602,460,000
2007 3,292,279,000
2008 4,168,506,000
2009 6,099,481,000
2010 7,110,641,000
2011 7,295,135,000

Gross fixed capital formation, private sector (% of GDP)

Gross fixed capital formation, private sector (% of GDP) in Ghana was 12.31 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 27 years was 17.00 in 2005, while its lowest value was 2.01 in 1986.

Definition: Private investment covers gross outlays by the private sector (including private nonprofit agencies) on additions to its fixed domestic assets.

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

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Year Value
1984 4.37
1985 5.37
1986 2.01
1987 2.42
1988 3.22
1989 5.40
1990 6.92
1991 7.53
1992 2.45
1993 12.68
1994 9.28
1995 7.08
1996 6.99
1997 11.39
1998 11.06
1999 10.71
2000 12.70
2001 16.71
2002 9.19
2003 14.00
2004 16.00
2005 17.00
2006 13.91
2007 14.22
2008 13.81
2009 16.67
2010 15.44
2011 12.31

Gross fixed capital formation (current US$)

The latest value for Gross fixed capital formation (current US$) in Ghana was $7,275,006,000 as of 2011. Over the past 44 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $7,405,209,000 in 2010 and $142,530,300 in 1982.

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
1967 $152,995,100
1968 $157,179,800
1969 $196,401,200
1970 $266,117,200
1971 $300,688,300
1972 $183,090,400
1973 $188,732,400
1974 $344,720,500
1975 $326,489,400
1976 $271,949,200
1977 $299,742,900
1978 $185,340,300
1979 $270,512,800
1980 $271,058,100
1981 $199,418,600
1982 $142,530,300
1983 $152,601,400
1984 $302,372,500
1985 $429,240,400
1986 $532,410,100
1987 $525,766,200
1988 $584,212,400
1989 $690,930,800
1990 $847,230,100
1991 $1,044,841,000
1992 $817,151,900
1993 $1,419,737,000
1994 $1,229,488,000
1995 $1,365,980,000
1996 $1,407,303,000
1997 $1,642,608,000
1998 $1,673,257,000
1999 $1,579,700,000
2000 $1,150,945,000
2001 $1,441,548,000
2002 $1,157,700,000
2003 $1,750,712,000
2004 $2,520,325,000
2005 $3,112,476,000
2006 $3,391,696,000
2007 $4,392,007,000
2008 $4,775,739,000
2009 $6,186,771,000
2010 $7,405,209,000
2011 $7,275,006,000

Gross fixed capital formation (current LCU)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation (current LCU) in Ghana was 10,998,720,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 44 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 10,998,720,000 in 2011 and a minimum value of 13,170 in 1967.

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
1967 13,170
1968 16,030
1969 20,030
1970 27,140
1971 31,100
1972 24,400
1973 26,800
1974 55,500
1975 61,380
1976 64,180
1977 104,910
1978 106,200
1979 189,900
1980 261,300
1981 343,000
1982 305,300
1983 692,200
1984 1,854,148
1985 3,269,070
1986 4,753,661
1987 7,728,764
1988 11,814,940
1989 18,645,100
1990 27,632,940
1991 38,411,820
1992 35,697,420
1993 92,100,000
1994 117,500,000
1995 163,800,000
1996 230,160,400
1997 336,400,000
1998 386,800,000
1999 421,215,900
2000 627,172,000
2001 1,032,589,000
2002 917,381,400
2003 1,517,454,000
2004 2,267,020,000
2005 2,820,771,000
2006 3,108,326,000
2007 4,107,615,000
2008 5,052,056,000
2009 8,715,923,000
2010 10,597,040,000
2011 10,998,720,000

Gross fixed capital formation (constant 2000 US$)

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
2000 1,150,945,000

Gross fixed capital formation (annual % growth)

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
2007 18.35
2008 30.07
2009 -17.72
2010 11.33
2011 -5.99

Gross fixed capital formation (constant LCU)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation (constant LCU) in Ghana was 5,363,801,000 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 5 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 6,229,593,000 in 2008 and a minimum value of 4,046,970,000 in 2006.

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
2006 4,046,970,000
2007 4,789,489,000
2008 6,229,593,000
2009 5,125,403,000
2010 5,705,855,000
2011 5,363,801,000

Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP)

Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) in Ghana was 18.56 as of 2011. Its highest value over the past 44 years was 29.00 in 2005, while its lowest value was 3.53 in 1982.

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.

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Year Value
1967 8.75
1968 9.43
1969 10.01
1970 12.01
1971 12.44
1972 8.67
1973 7.65
1974 11.91
1975 11.62
1976 9.83
1977 9.40
1978 5.06
1979 6.73
1980 6.10
1981 4.72
1982 3.53
1983 3.76
1984 6.85
1985 9.53
1986 9.30
1987 10.36
1988 11.24
1989 13.16
1990 14.39
1991 15.82
1992 12.74
1993 23.79
1994 22.57
1995 21.13
1996 20.30
1997 23.84
1998 22.36
1999 20.47
2000 23.10
2001 27.12
2002 18.77
2003 22.94
2004 28.38
2005 29.00
2006 16.62
2007 17.74
2008 16.74
2009 23.81
2010 23.02
2011 18.56

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts