St. Lucia - Gross capital formation

Gross capital formation (current US$)

The latest value for Gross capital formation (current US$) in St. Lucia was $367,713,000 as of 2016. Over the past 39 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $403,004,100 in 2006 and $17,631,150 in 1977.

Definition: Gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment) consists of outlays on additions to the fixed assets of the economy plus net changes in the level of inventories. Fixed assets include 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. Inventories are stocks of goods held by firms to meet temporary or unexpected fluctuations in production or sales, and "work in progress." 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
1977 $17,631,150
1978 $28,365,930
1979 $38,479,480
1980 $50,169,850
1981 $59,614,520
1982 $53,498,630
1983 $37,093,820
1984 $42,190,480
1985 $50,966,220
1986 $58,531,520
1987 $63,516,630
1988 $85,352,480
1989 $117,079,000
1990 $97,154,340
1991 $117,493,100
1992 $146,942,000
1993 $155,908,800
1994 $166,293,300
1995 $165,098,700
1996 $158,791,600
1997 $161,053,200
1998 $187,109,700
1999 $218,262,900
2000 $208,451,900
2001 $174,955,600
2002 $160,496,300
2003 $176,311,100
2004 $219,151,900
2005 $269,774,100
2006 $403,004,100
2007 $334,148,300
2008 $380,033,200
2009 $340,940,600
2010 $348,476,400
2011 $363,267,400
2012 $351,095,900
2013 $345,997,800
2014 $304,691,300
2015 $335,811,300
2016 $367,713,000

Gross capital formation (current LCU)

The value for Gross capital formation (current LCU) in St. Lucia was 992,825,100 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 39 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,088,111,000 in 2006 and a minimum value of 47,604,100 in 1977.

Definition: Gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment) consists of outlays on additions to the fixed assets of the economy plus net changes in the level of inventories. Fixed assets include 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. Inventories are stocks of goods held by firms to meet temporary or unexpected fluctuations in production or sales, and "work in progress." 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
1977 47,604,100
1978 76,588,000
1979 103,894,600
1980 135,458,600
1981 160,959,200
1982 144,446,300
1983 100,153,300
1984 113,914,300
1985 137,608,800
1986 158,035,100
1987 171,494,900
1988 230,451,700
1989 316,113,200
1990 262,316,700
1991 317,231,300
1992 396,743,400
1993 420,953,800
1994 448,991,800
1995 445,766,400
1996 428,737,400
1997 434,843,700
1998 505,196,300
1999 589,309,800
2000 562,820,000
2001 472,380,000
2002 433,340,000
2003 476,040,000
2004 591,710,000
2005 728,390,000
2006 1,088,111,000
2007 902,200,500
2008 1,026,090,000
2009 920,539,700
2010 940,886,400
2011 980,821,900
2012 947,959,000
2013 934,194,000
2014 822,666,600
2015 906,690,500
2016 992,825,100

Gross capital formation (constant 2010 US$)

Definition: Gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment) consists of outlays on additions to the fixed assets of the economy plus net changes in the level of inventories. Fixed assets include 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. Inventories are stocks of goods held by firms to meet temporary or unexpected fluctuations in production or sales, and "work in progress." According to the 1993 SNA, net acquisitions of valuables are also considered capital formation. Data are in constant 2010 U.S. dollars.

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

See also:

Year Value
2010 348,476,400

Gross capital formation (% of GDP)

Gross capital formation (% of GDP) in St. Lucia was 22.06 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 39 years was 35.53 in 2006, while its lowest value was 18.81 in 1983.

Definition: Gross capital formation (formerly gross domestic investment) consists of outlays on additions to the fixed assets of the economy plus net changes in the level of inventories. Fixed assets include 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. Inventories are stocks of goods held by firms to meet temporary or unexpected fluctuations in production or sales, and "work in progress." 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
1977 20.18
1978 27.78
1979 31.05
1980 34.28
1981 35.49
1982 29.27
1983 18.81
1984 19.38
1985 21.12
1986 20.20
1987 19.85
1988 23.29
1989 28.18
1990 20.07
1991 22.87
1992 25.92
1993 27.12
1994 27.72
1995 25.78
1996 23.98
1997 23.79
1998 25.37
1999 28.13
2000 26.58
2001 23.52
2002 21.45
2003 21.40
2004 24.54
2005 28.36
2006 35.53
2007 26.16
2008 29.64
2009 27.00
2010 25.22
2011 25.27
2012 24.44
2013 23.22
2014 19.63
2015 20.36
2016 22.06

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts