Syrian Arab Republic - Adjusted savings

Adjusted savings: natural resources depletion (% of GNI)

Adjusted savings: natural resources depletion (% of GNI) in Syrian Arab Republic was 15.11 as of 2007. Its highest value over the past 37 years was 21.12 in 1990, while its lowest value was 0.00 in 1970.

Definition: Natural resource depletion is the sum of net forest depletion, energy depletion, and mineral depletion. Net forest depletion is unit resource rents times the excess of roundwood harvest over natural growth. Energy depletion is the ratio of the value of the stock of energy resources to the remaining reserve lifetime (capped at 25 years). It covers coal, crude oil, and natural gas. Mineral depletion is the ratio of the value of the stock of mineral resources to the remaining reserve lifetime (capped at 25 years). It covers tin, gold, lead, zinc, iron, copper, nickel, silver, bauxite, and phosphate.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on sources and methods in World Bank's "The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium" (2011).

See also:

Year Value
1970 0.00
1971 0.00
1972 0.01
1973 0.02
1974 3.24
1975 4.22
1976 4.61
1977 4.56
1978 4.33
1979 9.61
1980 9.14
1981 5.65
1982 4.22
1983 4.66
1984 4.70
1985 4.61
1986 2.47
1987 6.66
1988 6.71
1989 15.24
1990 21.12
1991 12.80
1992 13.94
1993 13.20
1994 17.42
1995 18.54
1996 19.33
1997 16.96
1998 9.11
1999 14.84
2000 20.85
2001 16.45
2002 18.24
2003 20.30
2004 14.92
2005 18.10
2006 17.22
2007 15.11

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts