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 2010 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 Djibouti 63.12 2006
2 Ireland 60.84 2016
3 Cyprus 35.01 2016
4 Algeria 33.00 2016
5 Congo 32.90 2016
6 Somalia 27.53 1985
7 Montenegro 27.52 2016
8 Philippines 25.21 2016
9 Malawi 23.04 2016
10 Iceland 22.66 2016
11 Ukraine 20.10 2016
12 Lebanon 19.84 2016
13 Cuba 15.63 2015
14 Côte d'Ivoire 15.16 2016
15 Eritrea 14.57 2011
16 Belize 14.34 2015
17 Swaziland 13.18 2016
18 Tanzania 12.40 2016
19 Madagascar 12.33 2016
20 Egypt 12.04 2016
21 Israel 11.89 2016
22 Dominican Republic 11.08 2016
23 Ethiopia 10.58 2016
24 Burkina Faso 10.51 2015
25 Bhutan 10.22 2016
26 Cambodia 10.10 2016
27 Georgia 9.95 2016
28 Vietnam 9.92 2016
29 Vanuatu 9.79 2014
30 Greenland 9.79 2015
31 Sri Lanka 9.66 2016
32 Uzbekistan 9.50 2016
33 Morocco 9.32 2016
34 Rwanda 9.03 2016
35 Bangladesh 8.91 2016
36 Uganda 8.68 2016
37 Sierra Leone 8.42 2016
38 Senegal 8.39 2016
39 Syrian Arab Republic 8.20 2002
40 Paraguay 7.86 2016
41 Finland 7.18 2016
42 Mali 6.91 2016
43 Pakistan 6.68 2016
44 China 6.59 2016
45 Cameroon 6.48 2016
46 Albania 5.98 2016
47 Denmark 5.97 2016
48 Tunisia 5.90 2013
49 Benin 5.80 2016
50 Sweden 5.63 2016
51 New Zealand 5.62 2016
52 Netherlands 5.26 2016
53 Korea 5.22 2016
54 Croatia 5.14 2016
55 Tajikistan 5.06 2013
56 Serbia 5.05 2016
57 Nicaragua 4.79 2016
58 Indonesia 4.48 2016
59 Kazakhstan 4.20 2015
60 Gabon 4.08 2016
61 Panama 3.80 2016
62 Sudan 3.70 2016
63 Mauritius 3.70 2016
64 Kyrgyz Republic 3.70 2016
65 Botswana 3.64 2016
66 Belgium 3.60 2016
67 Bolivia 3.42 2016
68 Austria 3.38 2016
69 The Bahamas 3.38 2016
70 Spain 3.33 2016
71 Switzerland 3.06 2016
72 Germany 3.06 2016
73 France 2.85 2016
74 Thailand 2.82 2016
75 Italy 2.79 2016
76 Ghana 2.72 2015
77 Malaysia 2.67 2016
78 Oman 2.53 2015
79 India 2.38 2016
80 Guatemala 2.35 2016
81 United Arab Emirates 2.29 2016
82 Turkey 2.25 2016
83 Palau 2.21 2016
84 Mauritania 2.05 2015
85 Burundi 2.00 2016
86 Kuwait 1.96 2016
87 Mongolia 1.88 2016
88 Portugal 1.59 2016
89 Greece 1.58 2016
90 Azerbaijan 1.38 2014
91 United Kingdom 1.34 2016
92 Central African Republic 1.19 2016
93 Haiti 1.07 2016
94 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1.02 2016
95 Japan 0.92 2016
96 Uruguay 0.91 2016
97 United States 0.59 2016
98 Zimbabwe 0.50 2016
99 Luxembourg 0.48 2016
100 Jamaica 0.41 2016
101 Mexico 0.13 2016
102 El Salvador -0.13 2016
103 Norway -0.23 2016
104 Hong Kong SAR, China -0.26 2016
105 Malta -0.41 2016
106 Lithuania -0.47 2016
107 Papua New Guinea -0.48 2004
108 Chile -0.82 2016
109 Estonia -1.15 2016
110 Nigeria -1.32 2015
111 Costa Rica -1.48 2016
112 Jordan -1.63 2009
113 Russia -1.80 2016
114 Liberia -2.06 2016
115 Guinea-Bissau -2.07 2016
116 Czech Republic -2.30 2016
117 Singapore -2.55 2016
118 The Gambia -2.81 2016
119 Moldova -3.00 2016
120 Canada -3.10 2016
121 Romania -3.46 2016
122 Slovenia -3.61 2016
123 Colombia -3.61 2016
124 Iran -3.72 2016
125 South Africa -3.93 2016
126 Australia -3.94 2016
127 Timor-Leste -4.00 2015
128 Peru -4.17 2016
129 Lao PDR -4.89 2016
130 Comoros -5.00 2014
131 Argentina -5.08 2016
132 Puerto Rico -5.82 2013
133 Lesotho -6.19 2016
134 Togo -6.36 2016
135 Bulgaria -6.64 2016
136 Honduras -7.29 2016
137 Macedonia -7.32 2016
138 Poland -7.91 2016
139 Ecuador -8.11 2016
140 Slovak Republic -8.25 2016
141 Kenya -9.33 2016
142 Brazil -10.17 2016
143 Hungary -10.58 2016
144 Saudi Arabia -10.81 2016
145 Brunei -11.18 2016
146 Armenia -11.40 2016
147 Bahrain -12.05 2015
148 Cabo Verde -12.27 2013
149 Nepal -12.28 2016
150 Macao SAR, China -13.32 2016
151 Niger -14.28 2016
152 Latvia -14.97 2016
153 Belarus -16.70 2016
154 Venezuela -16.91 2014
155 Dem. Rep. Congo -23.67 2016
156 Chad -25.16 2016
157 Namibia -25.32 2016
158 Seychelles -29.83 2003
159 Mozambique -29.93 2016
160 Trinidad and Tobago -31.48 2015
161 Equatorial Guinea -56.41 2016

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual