Syrian Arab Republic - Gross capital formation

Gross capital formation (current US$)

The latest value for Gross capital formation (current US$) in Syrian Arab Republic was $11,232,240,000 as of 2007. Over the past 47 years, the value for this indicator has fluctuated between $11,232,240,000 in 2007 and $117,560,100 in 1960.

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
1960 $117,560,100
1961 $136,345,600
1962 $181,078,000
1963 $149,075,900
1964 $157,310,600
1965 $152,128,900
1966 $168,180,400
1967 $193,804,200
1968 $243,874,000
1969 $358,573,600
1970 $316,643,300
1971 $414,316,400
1972 $664,957,000
1973 $433,466,200
1974 $1,385,455,000
1975 $1,834,787,000
1976 $2,571,833,000
1977 $2,935,462,000
1978 $2,732,304,000
1979 $2,788,387,000
1980 $3,861,180,000
1981 $3,865,688,000
1982 $4,138,872,000
1983 $4,453,894,000
1984 $4,455,830,000
1985 $4,186,450,000
1986 $3,171,598,000
1987 $2,217,014,000
1988 $1,586,461,000
1989 $1,686,991,000
1990 $2,036,468,000
1991 $2,333,000,000
1992 $3,071,326,000
1993 $3,557,299,000
1994 $3,032,440,000
1995 $3,099,904,000
1996 $3,295,705,000
1997 $3,060,604,000
1998 $3,355,568,000
1999 $2,978,798,000
2000 $3,337,173,000
2001 $4,292,719,000
2002 $4,385,770,000
2003 $5,073,786,000
2004 $4,429,426,000
2005 $5,312,050,000
2006 $6,284,711,000
2007 $11,232,240,000

Gross capital formation (current LCU)

The value for Gross capital formation (current LCU) in Syrian Arab Republic was 560,938,000,000 as of 2007. As the graph below shows, over the past 47 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 560,938,000,000 in 2007 and a minimum value of 420,865,300 in 1960.

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
1960 420,865,300
1961 488,117,100
1962 668,178,000
1963 569,469,900
1964 600,926,300
1965 524,997,000
1966 632,358,300
1967 676,376,500
1968 829,903,200
1969 1,096,160,000
1970 1,005,976,000
1971 1,281,895,000
1972 2,005,510,000
1973 1,319,471,000
1974 4,254,731,000
1975 5,535,552,000
1976 8,330,169,000
1977 10,303,470,000
1978 9,541,206,000
1979 10,944,420,000
1980 15,155,130,000
1981 16,385,490,000
1982 17,467,700,000
1983 18,558,490,000
1984 19,180,120,000
1985 21,240,370,000
1986 23,842,800,000
1987 24,932,540,000
1988 27,905,370,000
1989 35,764,220,000
1990 44,395,000,000
1991 55,992,000,000
1992 86,120,000,000
1993 107,466,000,000
1994 151,622,000,000
1995 155,305,000,000
1996 165,115,000,000
1997 157,315,000,000
1998 174,490,000,000
1999 153,706,000,000
2000 159,417,000,000
2001 206,609,000,000
2002 215,692,000,000
2003 249,681,000,000
2004 223,686,000,000
2005 277,289,000,000
2006 321,463,000,000
2007 560,938,000,000

Gross capital formation (annual % growth)

The value for Gross capital formation (annual % growth) in Syrian Arab Republic was 29.90 as of 2007. As the graph below shows, over the past 31 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 34.78 in 1976 and a minimum value of -32.90 in 2006.

Definition: Annual growth rate of gross capital formation based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2010 U.S. dollars. 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
1976 34.78
1977 13.63
1978 -13.44
1979 0.98
1980 21.91
1981 2.38
1982 2.96
1983 6.07
1984 1.27
1985 4.95
1986 -11.01
1987 -32.12
1988 -4.03
1989 -9.02
1990 11.93
1991 3.68
1992 32.56
1993 1.43
1994 20.70
1995 -0.14
1996 -5.21
1997 -12.40
1998 8.02
1999 -2.60
2000 -0.24
2001 14.22
2002 8.20
2003 14.30
2004 11.00
2005 32.70
2006 -32.90
2007 29.90

Gross capital formation (constant LCU)

The value for Gross capital formation (constant LCU) in Syrian Arab Republic was 289,111,000,000 as of 2007. As the graph below shows, over the past 37 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 331,690,000,000 in 2005 and a minimum value of 35,566,050,000 in 1970.

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 local currency.

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

Year Value
1970 35,566,050,000
1975 95,075,800,000
1976 128,144,000,000
1977 145,610,000,000
1978 126,038,000,000
1979 127,277,000,000
1980 155,163,000,000
1981 158,864,000,000
1982 163,561,000,000
1983 173,496,000,000
1984 175,696,000,000
1985 184,392,000,000
1986 164,092,000,000
1987 111,386,000,000
1988 106,894,000,000
1989 97,256,740,000
1990 108,860,000,000
1991 112,867,000,000
1992 149,615,000,000
1993 151,755,000,000
1994 183,169,000,000
1995 182,904,000,000
1996 173,379,000,000
1997 151,877,000,000
1998 164,065,000,000
1999 159,793,000,000
2000 159,417,000,000
2001 182,078,000,000
2002 197,012,000,000
2003 225,185,000,000
2004 249,955,000,000
2005 331,690,000,000
2006 222,564,000,000
2007 289,111,000,000

Gross capital formation (% of GDP)

Gross capital formation (% of GDP) in Syrian Arab Republic was 27.80 as of 2007. Its highest value over the past 47 years was 38.14 in 1977, while its lowest value was 10.33 in 1965.

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
1960 13.71
1961 14.42
1962 16.31
1963 12.42
1964 11.74
1965 10.33
1966 12.53
1967 12.26
1968 13.91
1969 15.97
1970 14.79
1971 16.00
1972 21.73
1973 13.38
1974 26.85
1975 26.88
1976 33.69
1977 38.14
1978 29.46
1979 28.08
1980 29.56
1981 24.91
1982 25.39
1983 25.32
1984 25.46
1985 25.52
1986 23.86
1987 19.52
1988 15.00
1989 17.12
1990 16.55
1991 17.97
1992 23.17
1993 25.97
1994 29.96
1995 27.20
1996 23.90
1997 21.10
1998 22.07
1999 18.77
2000 17.27
2001 20.34
2002 20.32
2003 23.24
2004 17.66
2005 18.41
2006 18.85
2007 27.80

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: National accounts