Gross fixed capital formation (annual % growth) - Country Ranking

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.

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

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Rank Country Value Year
1 Sierra Leone 239.83 2010
2 Djibouti 63.12 2006
3 Namibia 38.73 2014
4 Macao SAR, China 35.20 2014
5 Bhutan 32.54 2014
6 Ethiopia 28.16 2014
7 Somalia 27.53 1985
8 Georgia 23.18 2014
9 Panama 23.00 2012
10 Congo 22.68 2014
11 Myanmar 20.69 2004
12 Central African Republic 18.72 2014
13 Mali 17.21 2014
14 Lesotho 16.89 2013
15 Iceland 15.40 2014
16 Botswana 15.30 2014
17 Eritrea 14.57 2011
18 Ireland 14.32 2014
19 Niger 13.83 2014
20 Macedonia 13.45 2014
21 Nigeria 13.41 2014
22 Kyrgyz Republic 13.27 2014
23 Cameroon 12.91 2014
24 Zimbabwe 12.73 2014
25 Hungary 11.23 2014
26 Kenya 11.20 2014
27 Lao PDR 10.97 2014
28 Colombia 10.94 2014
29 Belize 10.88 2014
30 Dominican Republic 10.51 2014
31 Burundi 10.50 2014
32 Moldova 10.10 2014
33 Bolivia 9.91 2014
34 Luxembourg 9.86 2014
35 Bangladesh 9.86 2014
36 Poland 9.82 2014
37 Vanuatu 9.79 2014
38 Uzbekistan 9.60 2014
39 Malta 9.42 2010
40 Rwanda 9.41 2014
41 Cambodia 9.05 2014
42 Dem. Rep. Congo 9.00 2014
43 Vietnam 8.87 2014
44 Paraguay 8.85 2014
45 New Zealand 8.76 2014
46 Nepal 8.27 2014
47 Syrian Arab Republic 8.20 2002
48 Sweden 7.56 2014
49 United Kingdom 7.52 2014
50 Saudi Arabia 7.49 2014
51 China 7.18 2014
52 Côte d'Ivoire 7.04 2014
53 Belgium 7.02 2014
54 Tanzania 6.96 2014
55 Senegal 6.92 2014
56 Philippines 6.77 2014
57 Algeria 6.40 2014
58 The Bahamas 6.34 2014
59 Tunisia 5.90 2013
60 Cabo Verde 5.71 2011
61 Brunei 5.54 2013
62 Lithuania 5.45 2014
63 Ecuador 5.30 2014
64 Tajikistan 5.06 2013
65 Lebanon 5.01 2014
66 Malaysia 4.76 2014
67 India 4.65 2014
68 Costa Rica 4.52 2014
69 Guatemala 4.34 2014
70 Pakistan 4.22 2014
71 Indonesia 4.12 2014
72 Oman 4.09 2014
73 Denmark 3.98 2014
74 South Africa 3.70 2014
75 United Arab Emirates 3.64 2014
76 Netherlands 3.51 2014
77 Iran 3.50 2014
78 Spain 3.49 2014
79 Slovak Republic 3.49 2014
80 Germany 3.49 2014
81 Bulgaria 3.42 2014
82 Uganda 3.27 2014
83 Slovenia 3.17 2014
84 Korea 3.14 2014
85 Jamaica 3.04 2014
86 Mexico 2.91 2014
87 Portugal 2.82 2014
88 Ghana 2.80 2014
89 Uruguay 2.63 2014
90 Cuba 2.46 2013
91 United States 2.41 2013
92 Madagascar 2.18 2014
93 Switzerland 2.08 2014
94 Czech Republic 2.02 2014
95 Egypt 1.48 2014
96 Azerbaijan 1.38 2014
97 Japan 1.30 2014
98 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.10 2014
99 Jordan 1.03 2014
100 Bahrain 0.89 2014
101 Burkina Faso 0.78 2014
102 The Gambia 0.65 2014
103 Norway 0.60 2014
104 Guinea 0.47 2014
105 Latvia 0.45 2014
106 Mozambique 0.40 2014
107 Trinidad and Tobago 0.36 2014
108 Liberia 0.26 2014
109 Canada 0.21 2014
110 Kazakhstan 0.20 2014
111 Sudan 0.03 2014
112 Hong Kong SAR, China -0.19 2014
113 Austria -0.20 2014
114 Morocco -0.44 2014
115 Papua New Guinea -0.48 2004
116 Nicaragua -0.93 2014
117 France -1.19 2014
118 Australia -1.29 2014
119 Turkey -1.35 2014
120 Honduras -1.45 2014
121 Peru -1.82 2014
122 Singapore -1.91 2014
123 Russia -2.00 2014
124 Israel -2.04 2014
125 Armenia -2.40 2014
126 Montenegro -2.54 2014
127 Mauritania -2.60 2014
128 Thailand -2.61 2014
129 Serbia -2.69 2014
130 Greece -2.79 2014
131 Estonia -3.14 2014
132 Benin -3.31 2014
133 Finland -3.35 2014
134 Italy -3.54 2014
135 Croatia -3.64 2014
136 Albania -4.04 2014
137 Brazil -4.48 2014
138 Comoros -5.00 2014
139 Gabon -5.25 2014
140 Argentina -5.53 2014
141 Puerto Rico -5.82 2013
142 Mauritius -6.00 2014
143 Chile -6.11 2014
144 El Salvador -6.40 2014
145 Malawi -6.65 2014
146 Romania -7.17 2014
147 Togo -7.80 2014
148 Belarus -8.92 2014
149 Venezuela -9.03 2013
150 Equatorial Guinea -15.11 2014
151 Cyprus -18.84 2014
152 Ukraine -23.00 2014
153 Chad -27.63 2005
154 Seychelles -29.83 2003
155 Timor-Leste -31.10 2013
156 Swaziland -31.58 2011
157 Guinea-Bissau -33.26 2005
158 Mongolia -33.48 2014
159 Zambia -42.37 1994

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual