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 $3,378,700,000,000 as of 2014. Over the past 54 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $3,378,700,000,000 in 2014 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 $227,841,000,000
1971 $247,078,000,000
1972 $279,725,000,000
1973 $316,688,000,000
1974 $336,700,000,000
1975 $347,906,000,000
1976 $395,749,000,000
1977 $467,447,000,000
1978 $558,152,000,000
1979 $641,772,000,000
1980 $672,382,000,000
1981 $748,765,000,000
1982 $752,896,000,000
1983 $814,434,000,000
1984 $947,863,000,000
1985 $1,027,700,000,000
1986 $1,080,660,000,000
1987 $1,119,670,000,000
1988 $1,176,880,000,000
1989 $1,242,440,000,000
1990 $1,269,270,000,000
1991 $1,238,830,000,000
1992 $1,292,800,000,000
1993 $1,377,900,000,000
1994 $1,486,870,000,000
1995 $1,593,990,000,000
1996 $1,721,210,000,000
1997 $1,854,200,000,000
1998 $2,013,010,000,000
1999 $2,191,840,000,000
2000 $2,369,470,000,000
2001 $2,380,550,000,000
2002 $2,350,060,000,000
2003 $2,473,920,000,000
2004 $2,701,280,000,000
2005 $2,981,170,000,000
2006 $3,166,020,000,000
2007 $3,201,500,000,000
2008 $3,091,440,000,000
2009 $2,672,710,000,000
2010 $2,691,110,000,000
2011 $2,836,000,000,000
2012 $3,064,350,000,000
2013 $3,185,510,000,000
2014 $3,378,700,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (current LCU)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation (current LCU) in United States was 3,378,700,000,000 as of 2014. As the graph below shows, over the past 54 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 3,378,700,000,000 in 2014 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 227,841,000,000
1971 247,078,000,000
1972 279,725,000,000
1973 316,688,000,000
1974 336,700,000,000
1975 347,906,000,000
1976 395,749,000,000
1977 467,447,000,000
1978 558,152,000,000
1979 641,772,000,000
1980 672,382,000,000
1981 748,765,000,000
1982 752,896,000,000
1983 814,434,000,000
1984 947,863,000,000
1985 1,027,700,000,000
1986 1,080,660,000,000
1987 1,119,670,000,000
1988 1,176,880,000,000
1989 1,242,440,000,000
1990 1,269,270,000,000
1991 1,238,830,000,000
1992 1,292,800,000,000
1993 1,377,900,000,000
1994 1,486,870,000,000
1995 1,593,990,000,000
1996 1,721,210,000,000
1997 1,854,200,000,000
1998 2,013,010,000,000
1999 2,191,840,000,000
2000 2,369,470,000,000
2001 2,380,550,000,000
2002 2,350,060,000,000
2003 2,473,920,000,000
2004 2,701,280,000,000
2005 2,981,170,000,000
2006 3,166,020,000,000
2007 3,201,500,000,000
2008 3,091,440,000,000
2009 2,672,710,000,000
2010 2,691,110,000,000
2011 2,836,000,000,000
2012 3,064,350,000,000
2013 3,185,510,000,000
2014 3,378,700,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (constant 2005 US$)

The latest value for Gross fixed capital formation (constant 2005 US$) in United States was 2,839,870,000,000 as of 2013. Over the past 53 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between 3,046,110,000,000 in 2006 and 418,264,000,000 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 418,264,000,000
1961 423,538,000,000
1962 453,642,000,000
1963 487,023,000,000
1964 526,547,000,000
1965 571,664,000,000
1966 595,017,000,000
1967 585,450,000,000
1968 617,649,000,000
1969 635,035,000,000
1970 792,301,000,000
1971 800,502,000,000
1972 864,790,000,000
1973 925,683,000,000
1974 889,857,000,000
1975 824,426,000,000
1976 890,127,000,000
1977 981,916,000,000
1978 1,086,670,000,000
1979 1,148,530,000,000
1980 1,099,330,000,000
1981 1,120,100,000,000
1982 1,059,850,000,000
1983 1,137,390,000,000
1984 1,308,480,000,000
1985 1,400,160,000,000
1986 1,443,690,000,000
1987 1,469,490,000,000
1988 1,504,140,000,000
1989 1,548,310,000,000
1990 1,546,760,000,000
1991 1,482,760,000,000
1992 1,544,200,000,000
1993 1,623,080,000,000
1994 1,722,240,000,000
1995 1,811,430,000,000
1996 1,950,590,000,000
1997 2,094,890,000,000
1998 2,281,280,000,000
1999 2,471,690,000,000
2000 2,627,750,000,000
2001 2,613,570,000,000
2002 2,567,470,000,000
2003 2,668,190,000,000
2004 2,823,020,000,000
2005 2,981,170,000,000
2006 3,046,110,000,000
2007 3,008,340,000,000
2008 2,862,640,000,000
2009 2,488,490,000,000
2010 2,516,320,000,000
2011 2,609,330,000,000
2012 2,773,050,000,000
2013 2,839,870,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (annual % growth)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation (annual % growth) in United States was 2.41 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 52 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 24.77 in 1970 and a minimum value of -13.07 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.

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Year Value
1961 1.26
1962 7.11
1963 7.36
1964 8.12
1965 8.57
1966 4.09
1967 -1.61
1968 5.50
1969 2.81
1970 24.77
1971 1.04
1972 8.03
1973 7.04
1974 -3.87
1975 -7.35
1976 7.97
1977 10.31
1978 10.67
1979 5.69
1980 -4.28
1981 1.89
1982 -5.38
1983 7.32
1984 15.04
1985 7.01
1986 3.11
1987 1.79
1988 2.36
1989 2.94
1990 -0.10
1991 -4.14
1992 4.14
1993 5.11
1994 6.11
1995 5.18
1996 7.68
1997 7.40
1998 8.90
1999 8.35
2000 6.31
2001 -0.54
2002 -1.76
2003 3.92
2004 5.80
2005 5.60
2006 2.18
2007 -1.24
2008 -4.84
2009 -13.07
2010 1.12
2011 3.70
2012 6.27
2013 2.41

Gross fixed capital formation (constant LCU)

The value for Gross fixed capital formation (constant LCU) in United States was 3,037,130,000,000 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 53 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 3,257,700,000,000 in 2006 and a minimum value of 447,317,000,000 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 447,317,000,000
1961 452,957,000,000
1962 485,153,000,000
1963 520,853,000,000
1964 563,122,000,000
1965 611,373,000,000
1966 636,348,000,000
1967 626,116,000,000
1968 660,552,000,000
1969 679,146,000,000
1970 847,336,000,000
1971 856,107,000,000
1972 924,860,000,000
1973 989,983,000,000
1974 951,668,000,000
1975 881,693,000,000
1976 951,957,000,000
1977 1,050,120,000,000
1978 1,162,150,000,000
1979 1,228,310,000,000
1980 1,175,690,000,000
1981 1,197,900,000,000
1982 1,133,470,000,000
1983 1,216,390,000,000
1984 1,399,370,000,000
1985 1,497,410,000,000
1986 1,543,970,000,000
1987 1,571,560,000,000
1988 1,608,620,000,000
1989 1,655,860,000,000
1990 1,654,200,000,000
1991 1,585,760,000,000
1992 1,651,460,000,000
1993 1,735,820,000,000
1994 1,841,870,000,000
1995 1,937,250,000,000
1996 2,086,080,000,000
1997 2,240,400,000,000
1998 2,439,750,000,000
1999 2,643,370,000,000
2000 2,810,280,000,000
2001 2,795,110,000,000
2002 2,745,810,000,000
2003 2,853,520,000,000
2004 3,019,110,000,000
2005 3,188,250,000,000
2006 3,257,700,000,000
2007 3,217,310,000,000
2008 3,061,490,000,000
2009 2,661,350,000,000
2010 2,691,110,000,000
2011 2,790,580,000,000
2012 2,965,670,000,000
2013 3,037,130,000,000

Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP)

Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) in United States was 19.40 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 54 years was 24.38 in 1979, while its lowest value was 17.98 in 2010.

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 21.18
1971 21.16
1972 21.81
1973 22.17
1974 21.74
1975 20.60
1976 21.08
1977 22.41
1978 23.68
1979 24.38
1980 23.49
1981 23.32
1982 22.51
1983 22.39
1984 23.46
1985 23.64
1986 23.54
1987 22.99
1988 22.41
1989 21.96
1990 21.23
1991 20.07
1992 19.77
1993 20.03
1994 20.34
1995 20.80
1996 21.25
1997 21.54
1998 22.15
1999 22.69
2000 23.04
2001 22.41
2002 21.41
2003 21.49
2004 22.01
2005 22.77
2006 22.85
2007 22.11
2008 21.00
2009 18.54
2010 17.98
2011 18.28
2012 18.96
2013 19.00
2014 19.40

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts