Gross savings (% of GDP) - Country Ranking

Definition: Gross savings are calculated as gross national income less total consumption, plus net transfers.

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

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 Kiribati 96.00 1992
2 Libya 67.33 2008
3 Brunei 54.14 2018
4 Macao SAR, China 52.24 2018
5 Qatar 51.56 2018
6 Suriname 50.34 2010
7 Nepal 49.49 2018
8 China 46.25 2018
9 Singapore 45.83 2018
10 Kuwait 43.17 2018
11 Philippines 42.35 2018
12 Uzbekistan 41.90 2018
13 Gabon 38.38 2015
14 Algeria 37.79 2017
15 Iran 37.66 2000
16 Botswana 37.04 2018
17 Ireland 36.62 2018
18 Norway 35.94 2018
19 Guyana 35.31 2018
20 Cabo Verde 34.70 2018
21 Switzerland 34.68 2018
22 Korea 34.67 2018
23 Bangladesh 33.27 2018
24 Ethiopia 33.17 2018
25 Saudi Arabia 33.15 2018
26 North Macedonia 33.02 2018
27 Azerbaijan 32.97 2018
28 Thailand 32.20 2018
29 Netherlands 31.85 2018
30 Vanuatu 31.79 2014
31 Indonesia 31.63 2018
32 Zambia 31.35 2016
33 Malta 31.10 2018
34 India 30.94 2018
35 Tanzania 30.54 2017
36 Papua New Guinea 30.42 2004
37 Mongolia 30.25 2018
38 Kazakhstan 30.24 2018
39 Russia 30.19 2018
40 Bhutan 29.40 2017
41 Germany 29.34 2018
42 Sweden 29.20 2018
43 Myanmar 29.18 2017
44 Panama 29.14 2017
45 Syrian Arab Republic 28.94 2007
46 Belarus 28.79 2018
47 Denmark 28.72 2018
48 Estonia 28.24 2018
49 Kyrgyz Republic 28.10 2018
50 Japan 28.00 2018
51 Bulgaria 27.70 2018
52 Morocco 27.68 2018
53 Austria 27.64 2018
54 Turkey 27.06 2018
55 Slovenia 26.90 2018
56 Hungary 26.62 2018
57 Angola 26.44 2017
58 Czech Republic 26.21 2018
59 Hong Kong SAR, China 26.01 2018
60 Malaysia 25.73 2018
61 Sri Lanka 25.46 2018
62 Djibouti 25.31 2017
63 Ecuador 25.25 2018
64 Cambodia 24.72 2018
65 Bahrain 24.58 2018
66 Belgium 24.50 2018
67 Israel 24.39 2018
68 Haiti 24.36 2018
69 Croatia 24.21 2018
70 Oman 23.94 2018
71 Finland 23.90 2018
72 Mexico 23.69 2018
73 Nicaragua 23.58 2018
74 Dominican Republic 23.48 2018
75 Tajikistan 23.26 2017
76 Paraguay 23.21 2018
77 France 22.90 2018
78 Latvia 22.81 2018
79 Vietnam 22.57 2018
80 Spain 22.31 2018
81 Eswatini 22.25 2018
82 Slovak Republic 22.06 2018
83 Cyprus 21.79 2018
84 Australia 21.73 2018
85 Jamaica 21.27 2018
86 Iceland 21.21 2018
87 Dem. Rep. Congo 21.12 2018
88 Georgia 21.05 2018
89 Ghana 20.97 2018
90 Honduras 20.81 2018
91 Italy 20.76 2018
92 Senegal 20.42 2017
93 Lithuania 20.34 2018
94 Niger 20.23 2017
95 Iraq 20.08 2018
96 Peru 19.83 2018
97 Mauritania 19.75 2018
98 Canada 19.72 2018
99 Romania 19.67 2018
100 New Zealand 19.63 2018
101 Poland 19.63 2018
102 Chile 19.51 2018
103 Nigeria 19.28 2018
104 Burkina Faso 19.05 2017
105 Pakistan 18.77 2018
106 Afghanistan 18.65 2017
107 Serbia 18.63 2018
108 Madagascar 18.62 2018
109 United States 18.58 2018
110 Uganda 18.30 2018
111 Lesotho 18.07 2018
112 Portugal 18.04 2018
113 Lao PDR 17.65 2016
114 Cameroon 17.47 2018
115 Luxembourg 17.41 2018
116 Mauritius 16.84 2018
117 Tonga 16.50 2012
118 Albania 16.23 2018
119 Bolivia 16.05 2018
120 Eritrea 15.82 2000
121 El Salvador 15.67 2018
122 Argentina 15.49 2018
123 Bosnia and Herzegovina 15.18 2018
124 Central African Republic 15.09 1994
125 Sudan 15.09 2018
126 Colombia 15.06 2018
127 Moldova 14.95 2018
128 Montenegro 14.90 2018
129 South Africa 14.88 2018
130 Mali 14.84 2017
131 Costa Rica 14.74 2018
132 Côte d'Ivoire 14.57 2017
133 Brazil 14.43 2018
134 Namibia 14.03 2018
135 Egypt 13.86 2018
136 Armenia 13.61 2018
137 United Kingdom 13.43 2018
138 Guatemala 13.41 2018
139 Chad 13.41 1994
140 Malawi 13.24 2017
141 Greece 12.95 2018
142 Mozambique 12.85 2018
143 Comoros 12.81 2018
144 The Bahamas 12.71 2018
145 Rwanda 12.40 2018
146 Benin 12.32 2017
147 Timor-Leste 12.30 2017
148 Uruguay 11.99 2018
149 Jordan 10.83 2018
150 Palau 10.72 2017
151 Ukraine 10.62 2018
152 Kenya 10.49 2017
153 Seychelles 10.18 2018
154 St. Lucia 9.67 2016
155 Venezuela 8.94 2014
156 Guinea-Bissau 8.82 2018
157 The Gambia 8.58 2018
158 Belize 8.47 2018
159 Tunisia 8.26 2018
160 Lebanon 5.46 2018
161 St. Vincent and the Grenadines 4.39 2017
162 Burundi 4.32 2018
163 Solomon Islands 3.18 2006
164 Guinea 3.15 2018
165 Barbados -0.46 2013
166 Zimbabwe -3.37 2017
167 Congo -4.41 2016
168 Sierra Leone -7.29 2018
169 Togo -27.57 2017
170 Liberia -64.10 2018

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Statistical Concept and Methodology: Gross savings represent the difference between disposable income and consumption and replace gross domestic savings, a concept used by the World Bank and included in World Development Indicators editions before 2006. The change was made to conform to SNA concepts and definitions.

Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual