Saudi Arabia - Adjusted savings

Adjusted savings: natural resources depletion (% of GNI)

Adjusted savings: natural resources depletion (% of GNI) in Saudi Arabia was 20.64 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 43 years was 37.54 in 1980, while its lowest value was 10.88 in 1986.

Definition: Natural resource depletion is the sum of net forest depletion, energy depletion, and mineral depletion. Net forest depletion is unit resource rents times the excess of roundwood harvest over natural growth. Energy depletion is the ratio of the value of the stock of energy resources to the remaining reserve lifetime (capped at 25 years). It covers coal, crude oil, and natural gas. Mineral depletion is the ratio of the value of the stock of mineral resources to the remaining reserve lifetime (capped at 25 years). It covers tin, gold, lead, zinc, iron, copper, nickel, silver, bauxite, and phosphate.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on sources and methods in World Bank's "The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium" (2011).

See also:

Year Value
1970 16.96
1971 19.53
1972 18.50
1973 26.52
1974 34.95
1975 25.51
1976 25.48
1977 26.18
1978 21.49
1980 37.54
1981 31.01
1982 20.60
1983 16.53
1984 16.26
1985 12.67
1986 10.88
1987 12.52
1988 11.54
1989 13.10
1990 18.32
1991 17.38
1992 16.96
1993 15.50
1994 14.50
1995 14.90
1996 16.49
1997 14.90
1998 10.91
1999 12.76
2000 20.21
2001 17.14
2002 15.88
2003 19.29
2004 21.59
2005 25.49
2006 25.39
2007 24.27
2008 28.45
2009 18.31
2010 20.73
2011 22.74
2012 21.46
2013 20.64

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts