United States - Gross fixed capital formation

Gross fixed capital formation, private sector (current LCU)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation, private sector (current LCU) in United States was 2,648,000,000,000 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 2,680,600,000,000 in 2006 and a minimum value of 83,200,000,000 in 1960.

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
1960 83,200,000,000
1961 83,600,000,000
1962 90,900,000,000
1963 97,700,000,000
1964 107,300,000,000
1965 120,400,000,000
1966 130,600,000,000
1967 132,800,000,000
1968 147,900,000,000
1969 173,600,000,000
1970 170,100,000,000
1971 196,800,000,000
1972 228,100,000,000
1973 266,900,000,000
1974 274,500,000,000
1975 257,300,000,000
1976 323,200,000,000
1977 396,600,000,000
1978 478,400,000,000
1979 539,700,000,000
1980 530,100,000,000
1981 631,200,000,000
1982 581,000,000,000
1983 637,500,000,000
1984 820,100,000,000
1985 829,600,000,000
1986 849,100,000,000
1987 892,200,000,000
1988 937,000,000,000
1989 999,700,000,000
1990 993,500,000,000
1991 944,300,000,000
1992 1,013,000,000,000
1993 1,106,800,000,000
1994 1,256,500,000,000
1995 1,317,500,000,000
1996 1,432,100,000,000
1997 1,595,600,000,000
1998 1,735,300,000,000
1999 1,884,200,000,000
2000 2,033,800,000,000
2001 1,928,600,000,000
2002 1,925,000,000,000
2003 2,027,900,000,000
2004 2,276,700,000,000
2005 2,527,100,000,000
2006 2,680,600,000,000
2007 2,643,700,000,000
2008 2,424,800,000,000
2009 1,878,100,000,000
2010 2,100,800,000,000
2011 2,239,900,000,000
2012 2,479,200,000,000
2013 2,648,000,000,000

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

Gross fixed capital formation, private sector (% of GDP) in United States was 15.79 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 53 years was 20.50 in 1979, while its lowest value was 13.03 in 2009.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 15.31
1961 14.84
1962 15.02
1963 15.30
1964 15.65
1965 16.19
1966 16.02
1967 15.41
1968 15.69
1969 17.02
1970 15.81
1971 16.85
1972 17.79
1973 18.68
1974 17.72
1975 15.23
1976 17.21
1977 19.01
1978 20.30
1979 20.50
1980 18.52
1981 19.66
1982 17.37
1983 17.52
1984 20.30
1985 19.09
1986 18.50
1987 18.32
1988 17.84
1989 17.67
1990 16.61
1991 15.29
1992 15.49
1993 16.09
1994 17.19
1995 17.19
1996 17.68
1997 18.54
1998 19.09
1999 19.50
2000 19.77
2001 18.16
2002 17.54
2003 17.62
2004 18.55
2005 19.30
2006 19.35
2007 18.26
2008 16.47
2009 13.03
2010 14.04
2011 14.43
2012 15.34
2013 15.79

Gross fixed capital formation (current US$)

The latest value for Gross fixed capital formation (current US$) in United States was $3,244,300,000,000 as of 2013. Over the past 53 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $3,244,300,000,000 in 2013 and $119,200,000,000 in 1960.

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.

See also:

Year Value
1960 $119,200,000,000
1961 $123,600,000,000
1962 $133,500,000,000
1963 $142,200,000,000
1964 $153,700,000,000
1965 $168,300,000,000
1966 $184,200,000,000
1967 $190,400,000,000
1968 $207,100,000,000
1969 $233,200,000,000
1970 $229,800,000,000
1971 $255,300,000,000
1972 $288,800,000,000
1973 $332,600,000,000
1974 $350,700,000,000
1975 $341,700,000,000
1976 $412,800,000,000
1977 $489,800,000,000
1978 $583,900,000,000
1979 $659,800,000,000
1980 $666,100,000,000
1981 $778,500,000,000
1982 $738,000,000,000
1983 $808,700,000,000
1984 $1,013,300,000,000
1985 $1,049,400,000,000
1986 $1,087,200,000,000
1987 $1,146,900,000,000
1988 $1,195,300,000,000
1989 $1,270,200,000,000
1990 $1,283,900,000,000
1991 $1,238,400,000,000
1992 $1,309,100,000,000
1993 $1,398,700,000,000
1994 $1,550,700,000,000
1995 $1,625,200,000,000
1996 $1,752,100,000,000
1997 $1,925,100,000,000
1998 $2,076,600,000,000
1999 $2,252,700,000,000
2000 $2,424,100,000,000
2001 $2,342,300,000,000
2002 $2,368,500,000,000
2003 $2,493,200,000,000
2004 $2,765,200,000,000
2005 $3,040,700,000,000
2006 $3,233,000,000,000
2007 $3,236,000,000,000
2008 $3,059,300,000,000
2009 $2,525,100,000,000
2010 $2,752,700,000,000
2011 $2,877,800,000,000
2012 $3,098,500,000,000
2013 $3,244,300,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (current LCU)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation (current LCU) in United States was 3,244,300,000,000 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 3,244,300,000,000 in 2013 and a minimum value of 119,200,000,000 in 1960.

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
1960 119,200,000,000
1961 123,600,000,000
1962 133,500,000,000
1963 142,200,000,000
1964 153,700,000,000
1965 168,300,000,000
1966 184,200,000,000
1967 190,400,000,000
1968 207,100,000,000
1969 233,200,000,000
1970 229,800,000,000
1971 255,300,000,000
1972 288,800,000,000
1973 332,600,000,000
1974 350,700,000,000
1975 341,700,000,000
1976 412,800,000,000
1977 489,800,000,000
1978 583,900,000,000
1979 659,800,000,000
1980 666,100,000,000
1981 778,500,000,000
1982 738,000,000,000
1983 808,700,000,000
1984 1,013,300,000,000
1985 1,049,400,000,000
1986 1,087,200,000,000
1987 1,146,900,000,000
1988 1,195,300,000,000
1989 1,270,200,000,000
1990 1,283,900,000,000
1991 1,238,400,000,000
1992 1,309,100,000,000
1993 1,398,700,000,000
1994 1,550,700,000,000
1995 1,625,200,000,000
1996 1,752,100,000,000
1997 1,925,100,000,000
1998 2,076,600,000,000
1999 2,252,700,000,000
2000 2,424,100,000,000
2001 2,342,300,000,000
2002 2,368,500,000,000
2003 2,493,200,000,000
2004 2,765,200,000,000
2005 3,040,700,000,000
2006 3,233,000,000,000
2007 3,236,000,000,000
2008 3,059,300,000,000
2009 2,525,100,000,000
2010 2,752,700,000,000
2011 2,877,800,000,000
2012 3,098,500,000,000
2013 3,244,300,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (constant 2005 US$)

The latest value for Gross fixed capital formation (constant 2005 US$) in United States was 2,903,120,000,000 as of 2013. Over the past 53 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 3,111,070,000,000 in 2006 and 501,258,000,000 in 1960.

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 2005 U.S. dollars.

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

See also:

Year Value
1960 501,258,000,000
1961 521,209,000,000
1962 558,418,000,000
1963 596,195,000,000
1964 640,370,000,000
1965 691,579,000,000
1966 740,587,000,000
1967 750,099,000,000
1968 786,873,000,000
1969 836,667,000,000
1970 784,784,000,000
1971 824,051,000,000
1972 883,768,000,000
1973 959,771,000,000
1974 916,274,000,000
1975 805,210,000,000
1976 918,281,000,000
1977 1,012,640,000,000
1978 1,120,390,000,000
1979 1,164,100,000,000
1980 1,077,660,000,000
1981 1,143,610,000,000
1982 1,028,600,000,000
1983 1,115,420,000,000
1984 1,376,090,000,000
1985 1,411,490,000,000
1986 1,438,150,000,000
1987 1,489,470,000,000
1988 1,516,270,000,000
1989 1,572,160,000,000
1990 1,560,300,000,000
1991 1,483,410,000,000
1992 1,562,760,000,000
1993 1,642,920,000,000
1994 1,788,310,000,000
1995 1,840,680,000,000
1996 1,979,810,000,000
1997 2,170,310,000,000
1998 2,349,180,000,000
1999 2,537,910,000,000
2000 2,688,460,000,000
2001 2,576,380,000,000
2002 2,593,400,000,000
2003 2,694,520,000,000
2004 2,891,510,000,000
2005 3,040,700,000,000
2006 3,111,070,000,000
2007 3,042,760,000,000
2008 2,835,930,000,000
2009 2,354,800,000,000
2010 2,579,630,000,000
2011 2,654,800,000,000
2012 2,818,000,000,000
2013 2,903,120,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (annual % growth)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation (annual % growth) in United States was 3.02 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 52 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 23.37 in 1984 and a minimum value of -16.97 in 2009.

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:

Year Value
1961 3.98
1962 7.14
1963 6.77
1964 7.41
1965 8.00
1966 7.09
1967 1.28
1968 4.90
1969 6.33
1970 -6.20
1971 5.00
1972 7.25
1973 8.60
1974 -4.53
1975 -12.12
1976 14.04
1977 10.28
1978 10.64
1979 3.90
1980 -7.43
1981 6.12
1982 -10.06
1983 8.44
1984 23.37
1985 2.57
1986 1.89
1987 3.57
1988 1.80
1989 3.69
1990 -0.75
1991 -4.93
1992 5.35
1993 5.13
1994 8.85
1995 2.93
1996 7.56
1997 9.62
1998 8.24
1999 8.03
2000 5.93
2001 -4.17
2002 0.66
2003 3.90
2004 7.31
2005 5.16
2006 2.31
2007 -2.20
2008 -6.80
2009 -16.97
2010 9.55
2011 2.91
2012 6.15
2013 3.02

Gross fixed capital formation (constant LCU)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation (constant LCU) in United States was 2,903,120,000,000 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 3,111,070,000,000 in 2006 and a minimum value of 501,258,000,000 in 1960.

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
1960 501,258,000,000
1961 521,209,000,000
1962 558,418,000,000
1963 596,195,000,000
1964 640,370,000,000
1965 691,579,000,000
1966 740,587,000,000
1967 750,099,000,000
1968 786,873,000,000
1969 836,667,000,000
1970 784,784,000,000
1971 824,051,000,000
1972 883,768,000,000
1973 959,771,000,000
1974 916,274,000,000
1975 805,210,000,000
1976 918,281,000,000
1977 1,012,640,000,000
1978 1,120,390,000,000
1979 1,164,100,000,000
1980 1,077,660,000,000
1981 1,143,610,000,000
1982 1,028,600,000,000
1983 1,115,420,000,000
1984 1,376,090,000,000
1985 1,411,490,000,000
1986 1,438,150,000,000
1987 1,489,470,000,000
1988 1,516,270,000,000
1989 1,572,160,000,000
1990 1,560,300,000,000
1991 1,483,410,000,000
1992 1,562,760,000,000
1993 1,642,920,000,000
1994 1,788,310,000,000
1995 1,840,680,000,000
1996 1,979,810,000,000
1997 2,170,310,000,000
1998 2,349,180,000,000
1999 2,537,910,000,000
2000 2,688,460,000,000
2001 2,576,380,000,000
2002 2,593,400,000,000
2003 2,694,520,000,000
2004 2,891,510,000,000
2005 3,040,700,000,000
2006 3,111,070,000,000
2007 3,042,760,000,000
2008 2,835,930,000,000
2009 2,354,800,000,000
2010 2,579,630,000,000
2011 2,654,800,000,000
2012 2,818,000,000,000
2013 2,903,120,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP)

Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) in United States was 19.35 as of 2013. Its highest value over the past 53 years was 25.08 in 1984, while its lowest value was 17.51 in 2009.

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
1960 21.94
1961 21.94
1962 22.06
1963 22.27
1964 22.41
1965 22.63
1966 22.60
1967 22.10
1968 21.97
1969 22.86
1970 21.36
1971 21.86
1972 22.52
1973 23.28
1974 22.64
1975 20.23
1976 21.99
1977 23.48
1978 24.78
1979 25.07
1980 23.27
1981 24.24
1982 22.06
1983 22.23
1984 25.08
1985 24.14
1986 23.69
1987 23.55
1988 22.76
1989 22.45
1990 21.47
1991 20.06
1992 20.02
1993 20.33
1994 21.22
1995 21.21
1996 21.63
1997 22.36
1998 22.85
1999 23.32
2000 23.57
2001 22.05
2002 21.58
2003 21.66
2004 22.53
2005 23.22
2006 23.33
2007 22.35
2008 20.79
2009 17.51
2010 18.39
2011 18.55
2012 19.17
2013 19.35

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts