Gross fixed capital formation (current US$) - Country Ranking

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: Thematic map, Time series comparison

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Rank Country Value Year
1 China 4,799,630,000,000.00 2016
2 United States 3,631,860,000,000.00 2016
3 Japan 1,143,460,000,000.00 2016
4 Germany 696,913,000,000.00 2016
5 India 613,918,000,000.00 2016
6 France 541,305,000,000.00 2016
7 United Kingdom 435,343,000,000.00 2016
8 Korea 418,825,000,000.00 2016
9 Canada 351,798,000,000.00 2016
10 Italy 317,560,000,000.00 2016
11 Australia 307,169,000,000.00 2016
12 Indonesia 303,607,000,000.00 2016
13 Brazil 294,302,000,000.00 2016
14 Russia 270,109,000,000.00 2016
15 Turkey 253,188,000,000.00 2016
16 Spain 247,385,000,000.00 2016
17 Mexico 239,330,000,000.00 2016
18 Saudi Arabia 170,918,000,000.00 2016
19 Switzerland 160,915,000,000.00 2016
20 Netherlands 154,915,000,000.00 2016
21 Sweden 123,750,000,000.00 2016
22 Belgium 109,679,000,000.00 2016
23 Venezuela 104,298,000,000.00 2014
24 Thailand 98,899,860,000.00 2016
25 Ireland 97,003,400,000.00 2016
26 Norway 89,344,160,000.00 2016
27 Austria 88,752,440,000.00 2016
28 Poland 85,161,160,000.00 2016
29 Iran 84,870,500,000.00 2016
30 United Arab Emirates 82,458,890,000.00 2016
31 Argentina 80,848,590,000.00 2016
32 Malaysia 76,365,500,000.00 2016
33 Philippines 74,891,400,000.00 2016
34 Singapore 73,843,290,000.00 2016
35 Colombia 71,431,010,000.00 2016
36 Nigeria 71,328,520,000.00 2015
37 Hong Kong SAR, China 69,072,560,000.00 2016
38 Algeria 68,230,360,000.00 2016
39 Bangladesh 65,655,280,000.00 2016
40 Israel 64,386,440,000.00 2016
41 Denmark 62,642,400,000.00 2016
42 South Africa 57,740,330,000.00 2016
43 Chile 57,222,800,000.00 2016
44 Finland 51,350,880,000.00 2016
45 Czech Republic 48,753,810,000.00 2016
46 Vietnam 48,605,420,000.00 2016
47 Egypt 48,173,040,000.00 2016
48 New Zealand 42,813,040,000.00 2016
49 Romania 42,523,650,000.00 2016
50 Peru 41,346,330,000.00 2016
51 Pakistan 38,920,750,000.00 2016
52 Iraq 35,326,730,000.00 2016
53 Portugal 31,336,290,000.00 2016
54 Morocco 31,293,400,000.00 2016
55 Kazakhstan 30,199,460,000.00 2016
56 Ethiopia 28,833,220,000.00 2016
57 Libya 25,993,790,000.00 2008
58 Ecuador 25,118,990,000.00 2016
59 Hungary 24,195,730,000.00 2016
60 Panama 23,628,000,000.00 2016
61 Oman 23,617,690,000.00 2015
62 Greece 22,630,080,000.00 2016
63 Sri Lanka 22,415,200,000.00 2016
64 Myanmar 20,720,810,000.00 2015
65 Kuwait 19,037,530,000.00 2009
66 Slovak Republic 19,021,790,000.00 2016
67 Sudan 17,854,520,000.00 2016
68 Uzbekistan 16,670,640,000.00 2016
69 Turkmenistan 16,597,510,000.00 2012
70 Dominican Republic 16,013,880,000.00 2016
71 Tanzania 15,865,110,000.00 2016
72 Ukraine 14,129,610,000.00 2016
73 Lebanon 12,344,410,000.00 2016
74 Kenya 12,185,560,000.00 2016
75 Belarus 11,351,430,000.00 2016
76 Costa Rica 10,580,660,000.00 2016
77 Croatia 10,184,740,000.00 2016
78 Luxembourg 10,079,650,000.00 2016
79 Uruguay 9,900,418,000.00 2016
80 Bulgaria 9,888,638,000.00 2016
81 Puerto Rico 9,810,597,000.00 2013
82 Macao SAR, China 9,687,477,000.00 2016
83 Azerbaijan 9,395,250,000.00 2016
84 Ghana 9,384,817,000.00 2016
85 Guatemala 8,584,633,000.00 2016
86 Bahrain 8,327,660,000.00 2016
87 Tunisia 8,264,665,000.00 2016
88 Syrian Arab Republic 8,252,623,000.00 2007
89 Lithuania 8,090,615,000.00 2016
90 Angola 8,010,312,000.00 2016
91 Slovenia 7,859,448,000.00 2016
92 Zambia 7,631,848,000.00 2016
93 Cuba 7,531,100,000.00 2015
94 Côte d'Ivoire 7,442,101,000.00 2016
95 Cameroon 7,256,040,000.00 2016
96 Bolivia 7,015,795,000.00 2016
97 Serbia 6,791,994,000.00 2016
98 Nepal 6,086,341,000.00 2016
99 Uganda 6,019,005,000.00 2016
100 Jordan 5,991,831,000.00 2009
101 Dem. Rep. Congo 5,221,703,000.00 2016
102 Estonia 5,212,529,000.00 2016
103 Lao PDR 5,186,712,000.00 2016
104 Latvia 5,019,442,000.00 2016
105 Botswana 4,865,277,000.00 2016
106 Paraguay 4,841,785,000.00 2016
107 Honduras 4,681,331,000.00 2016
108 Gabon 4,623,201,000.00 2016
109 Georgia 4,356,416,000.00 2016
110 Cambodia 4,340,671,000.00 2016
111 Iceland 4,257,772,000.00 2016
112 Congo 3,948,574,000.00 2016
113 Brunei 3,918,231,000.00 2016
114 Nicaragua 3,904,478,000.00 2016
115 Senegal 3,741,790,000.00 2016
116 El Salvador 3,655,780,000.00 2016
117 Cyprus 3,509,734,000.00 2016
118 Afghanistan 3,447,306,000.00 2016
119 Albania 3,007,293,000.00 2016
120 Jamaica 2,984,348,000.00 2016
121 Bosnia and Herzegovina 2,934,520,000.00 2016
122 Trinidad and Tobago 2,922,258,000.00 2015
123 The Bahamas 2,802,700,000.00 2016
124 Macedonia 2,743,875,000.00 2016
125 Namibia 2,656,922,000.00 2016
126 Malta 2,613,149,000.00 2016
127 Burkina Faso 2,572,453,000.00 2015
128 Haiti 2,424,593,000.00 2016
129 Mali 2,408,627,000.00 2016
130 Niger 2,393,332,000.00 2016
131 Mauritania 2,369,649,000.00 2016
132 Benin 2,337,582,000.00 2016
133 Mongolia 2,296,464,000.00 2016
134 Chad 2,267,979,000.00 2016
135 Mozambique 2,261,510,000.00 2016
136 Suriname 2,162,565,000.00 2016
137 Rwanda 2,140,208,000.00 2016
138 Kyrgyz Republic 2,128,053,000.00 2016
139 Mauritius 2,100,919,000.00 2016
140 Zimbabwe 2,015,381,000.00 2016
141 Armenia 1,880,495,000.00 2016
142 Madagascar 1,526,459,000.00 2016
143 Moldova 1,506,818,000.00 2016
144 Bhutan 1,217,562,000.00 2016
145 Tajikistan 1,199,432,000.00 2013
146 Equatorial Guinea 1,153,103,000.00 2016
147 Guyana 1,038,174,000.00 2016
148 Montenegro 1,014,076,000.00 2016
149 Togo 1,010,457,000.00 2016
150 New Caledonia 832,143,000.00 1990
151 Malawi 825,145,900.00 2016
152 Fiji 714,959,900.00 2015
153 Papua New Guinea 712,137,700.00 2004
154 Barbados 705,150,000.00 2015
155 Sierra Leone 672,826,800.00 2016
156 Cabo Verde 641,493,200.00 2014
157 Timor-Leste 564,000,000.00 2015
158 Greenland 560,754,500.00 2015
159 Lesotho 548,814,300.00 2016
160 Guinea 544,962,100.00 2005
161 Burundi 507,416,400.00 2016
162 Somalia 497,360,000.00 2016
163 Seychelles 484,916,200.00 2015
164 Swaziland 462,823,200.00 2016
165 Liberia 422,000,000.00 2016
166 Yemen 416,275,800.00 2016
167 Belize 376,554,900.00 2015
168 St. Lucia 367,713,000.00 2016
169 Djibouti 317,863,400.00 2007
170 Eritrea 260,733,700.00 2011
171 Central African Republic 239,235,100.00 2016
172 Vanuatu 211,245,900.00 2014
173 The Gambia 180,676,700.00 2016
174 Tonga 155,947,400.00 2012
175 Comoros 128,880,800.00 2016
176 Palau 70,407,400.00 2016
177 Solomon Islands 61,068,400.00 2006
178 Guinea-Bissau 57,488,320.00 2016
179 Kiribati 18,911,570.00 1992

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Aggregation method: Gap-filled total

Periodicity: Annual