Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP)

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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: The World Bank: World Development Indicators    # of Reporting Countries: 227
Frequency: Annual    Earliest: 1960-12     Latest: 2016-12

2010-12 2011-12 2012-12 2013-12 2014-12 2015-12 2016-12
1) Afghanistan
17.8
16.5
16.8
17.2
18
19.3
17.7
2) Albania
28.4
29.3
26.4
26
24.1
24.6
25.3
3) Algeria
36.2
31.6
30.7
34.1
37.4
42.1
42.8
4) Angola
14.4
12.9
14.9
14.6
15.3
9.55
8.4
5) Antigua and Barbuda
28.44
20.88
22
23.3
23.6
23.8
6) Arab World
24.4
22
21.8
23
24.1
26.6
24.9
7) Argentina
16.6
17.2
15.8
16.2
15.9
15.8
14.8
8) Armenia
33.4
26
23.5
21.2
19.9
20.6
17.7
9) Australia
27.7
26.6
27.9
28.3
27.3
26.6
25.4
10) Austria
21.5
22.3
22.5
23
22.5
22.3
22.7
11) Azerbaijan
18.1
20.1
21.5
24.3
25.8
27.8
24.8
12) Bahamas
24
25.8
30.3
27.4
30.7
23.9
24.8
13) Bahrain
26
21
26.8
24.7
25.6
24
25.8
14) Bangladesh
26.2
27.4
28.2
28.3
28.5
28.8
29.6
15) Barbados
12.7
13.9
12.7
12.6
12.2
15.3
16) Belarus
38.8
37.6
33.4
37.1
33.2
28.6
23.9
17) Belgium
21.8
22.5
22.6
22.1
23
23.1
23.4
18) Belize
15.2
15.3
16
17.9
19.8
21.6
19) Benin
23.2
23.7
21.3
27.1
28.5
26.3
27.2
20) Bermuda
7.22
6.61
5.53
5.68
21) Bhutan
61.1
68
67.9
46.4
53.5
54.2
55
22) Bolivia
16.5
18.9
18.3
19
20.9
21.3
20.7
23) Bosnia Herzegovina
17.3
18.5
18.6
17.9
19.4
17.8
17.3
24) Botswana
33.6
31.3
35.5
33.4
30.4
34
31.2
25) Brazil
20.5
20.6
20.7
20.9
19.8
18
16.3
26) Brunei
23.5
25.9
32.7
39.4
27.2
35
34.3
27) Bulgaria
22.2
20.9
21.2
21.1
21.1
21
18.5
28) Burkina Faso
24.5
26.4
29.3
31.7
24.9
24.6
29) Burundi
30.5
27.5
28.3
28.7
27.8
16.5
16.8
30) Cambodia
16.1
15.9
17.3
18.6
20.9
21.4
21.6
31) Cameroon
23.4
24.1
22.7
22.6
23.7
23
22.5
32) Canada
23.5
23.5
24.5
24.2
24.1
23.6
22.9
33) Cape Verde
45.1
46.7
35.1
30.1
34.5
34) Caribbean small states
18.8
19.9
20.4
20.8
22.8
21.2
35) Central African Republic
14.2
14.8
14.6
8.69
10.1
13.9
13.6
36) Central Europe and the Baltics
22.2
22.5
21.9
21.2
21.5
22.1
20.2
37) Chad
33.6
28.2
31.1
28.5
33.1
27.9
23.6
38) Chile
21.5
23.1
24.8
24.8
23.8
23.6
23.1
39) China
44.9
44.8
45.2
45.5
45
43.7
42.8
40) Colombia
21.8
23.6
23.6
24.2
25.8
26.4
25.2
41) Comoros
10.7
12
13.5
17.1
19.6
18.3
20.8
42) Congo
20.2
25
25.8
30.7
41
40.8
50.4
43) Costa Rica
19.6
19.6
20.5
19.5
19.4
19.8
18.4
44) Croatia
21.2
20.2
19.6
19.8
19.4
19.7
20
45) Cuba
8.64
7.71
7.76
8.24
7.3
8.64
46) Cyprus
22.2
18.8
15
14.1
11.6
12.9
17.5
47) Czech Republic
26.9
26.4
25.9
25
25.1
26.4
24.9
48) DR Congo
18.9
17
20.8
22.3
23
20
16.3
49) Denmark
18.1
18.1
18.7
19
19.1
19.4
20.4
50) Dominica
18.38
16.54
15.2
13.6
14.7
12.2
51) Dominican Republic
25
24.5
23.9
23.1
23.9
23.6
22.3
52) East Asia & Pacific (all income levels)
27.48
27.63
28.22
53) East Asia & Pacific (developing only)
40.3
40.01
40.86
54) Ecuador
24.6
25.8
26.9
27.5
27.2
26.5
25.4
55) Egypt
19.2
16.7
14.6
12.9
12.4
13.6
14.4
56) El Salvador
13.3
14.3
14.1
14.9
13.6
13.8
13.6
57) Equatorial Guinea
42.3
38.1
46.5
30.1
28.5
20.9
10.7
58) Eritrea
9.29
9.99
59) Estonia
21.2
26.1
28.5
27.7
24.4
23.6
22.3
60) Ethiopia
32.1
37
34
37.9
40.6
39.8
61) Euro area
20.6
20.7
20.1
19.5
19.5
19.6
20
62) Europe & Central Asia (all income levels)
20.15
20.3
19.94
63) Europe & Central Asia (developing only)
21.44
22.78
22.03
64) European Union
20
20.1
19.6
19.1
19.3
19.4
19.6
65) Fiji
18
14.9
25.9
17.4
16.2
66) Finland
21.8
22.2
22.3
21.1
20.5
20.3
21.5
67) Fragile and conflict affected situations
18.8
18
19.1
23.5
25.5
23.8
68) France
22
22.4
22.4
22
21.8
21.5
21.9
69) Gabon
31.4
28.6
27.7
29.9
35.6
31.3
32.5
70) Gambia
21.3
18.9
27.7
20
20.8
19.6
18.7
71) Georgia
19.3
22.4
24.8
21.9
25.8
28.4
30.2
72) Germany
19.4
20.2
20.1
19.6
20
19.8
20
73) Ghana
24.6
25.6
30.9
27
26.2
23.8
21.9
74) Greece
17.5
15.2
12.6
12.1
11.5
11.5
11.7
75) Greenland
53.2
64.8
37.4
29.6
23
25.2
76) Grenada
22.01
19.91
16.3
20
18.2
17.9
77) Guatemala
14.8
14.8
14.7
14.2
13.8
13.2
12.4
78) Guinea Bissau
6.46
5.28
6.56
5.69
6.02
5.57
4.93
79) Guinea
10.57
17.6
15.4
14.9
14
13.2
80) Guyana
25.2
23.8
24.8
18.9
28.6
23.3
29.6
81) Haiti
25.4
27.8
29.5
30
30.9
32.3
30.2
82) Heavily indebted poor countries (HIPC)
22.2
23.4
24.4
24.8
25.6
25.6
25.1
83) High income: OECD
19.73
19.95
20.16
84) High income: nonOECD
22.07
21.5
21.83
85) High income
20.1
20.3
20.5
20.5
20.8
20.9
20.7
86) Honduras
21.5
24.4
24.3
23.5
22.2
23.7
21.7
87) Hong Kong
21.7
23.5
25.3
24.1
23.4
22.3
21.5
88) Hungary
20.2
19.6
19.2
20.8
22.1
21.9
19.2
89) Iceland
13.9
15.3
15.9
15.6
17.2
18.9
21.2
90) India
33.4
34.3
33.4
31.2
30.4
29.2
27.1
91) Indonesia
30.9
31.3
32.7
31.9
32.5
32.7
32.5
92) Iran
27.3
26.7
28.3
25.3
26
22.7
20.2
93) Iraq
16.2
12.9
15
26.9
32.6
30.5
20.6
94) Ireland
17.5
16.7
19.6
18.6
20.7
20.3
31.8
95) Israel
18.8
20.3
20.8
20.2
19.8
18.9
20.2
96) Italy
19.9
19.6
18.3
17.2
16.7
16.9
17
97) Ivory Coast
12.3
8.95
12.1
16.9
18.8
19.5
20.4
98) Jamaica
19.9
20.9
19.6
21
22
21.1
21.2
99) Japan
21.3
21.9
22.4
23.3
23.9
23.4
23.1
100) Jordan
22.99
24.51
26
27.2
27.2
22.8
101) Kazakhstan
24.3
21.4
22.8
21.8
21.5
22.8
21.9
102) Kenya
20.3
20.3
21.1
20.5
22.8
21.7
17.2
103) Kosovo
29.5
30.8
26.1
24.8
23
24.9
25
104) Kyrgyzstan
28.1
23.9
31.7
29.9
32.8
32.9
32.4
105) Laos
25
26.4
31.5
29.1
29.8
32.8
32.6
106) Latin America & Caribbean (all income levels)
20.21
20.78
21.08
107) Latin America & Caribbean (developing only)
20.82
21.47
21.66
108) Latvia
19.3
22.1
25.3
23.1
22.5
22.1
18.2
109) Least developed countries: UN classification
21.8
22.9
23.9
24.1
24.8
24
22.7
110) Lebanon
25.2
26.7
24.2
27.7
24.1
21.3
24.8
111) Lesotho
26.5
25.1
32.2
28
27.3
26
23.9
112) Liberia
19.4
19.4
19.4
19.4
19.4
20.1
20
113) Lithuania
16.8
18.4
17.3
18.4
18.8
19.6
18.9
114) Low & middle income
30
30.1
30.4
30.3
30.1
29.6
29
115) Low income
22.8
24.1
25.4
25.5
26.4
26.2
25.6
116) Lower middle income
26.8
26.8
26.8
25.7
25.5
25.1
24.9
117) Luxembourg
17.6
19.1
20.1
19.5
19
17.2
17.1
118) Macau
12.5
12.3
13.5
13.3
18.7
24.6
21.6
119) Macedonia
23
23.5
23.3
23.7
23.4
23.1
25.1
120) Madagascar
20.7
17.6
17.3
15.6
14.6
13
15.2
121) Malawi
21
10.6
12
12.7
12
10.8
15.1
122) Malaysia
22.4
22.1
25.3
26.4
25.9
26.1
25.7
123) Mali
20.7
18.6
14.8
16.9
16.8
16.6
17.1
124) Malta
21.3
17.9
18.1
17.4
17.4
25.1
23.7
125) Marshall Islands
36.5
18
8.02
20.5
16.6
16.2
126) Mauritania
36.5
37.7
50.3
54.9
54.2
60
50
127) Mauritius
24.1
23.4
22.5
20.8
18.8
17.3
17.2
128) Mexico
21.1
21.7
22.3
21.1
20.9
22.4
22.8
129) Middle East & North Africa (all income levels)
25.12
23.39
23.83
130) Middle East & North Africa (developing only)
26.96
25.08
25.58
131) Middle income
30.1
30.2
30.5
30.4
30.1
29.6
29
132) Moldova
22.6
23.2
23.6
22.9
24.7
24
22.3
133) Mongolia
34.4
48.4
45.1
39.2
28.5
20.4
20.5
134) Montenegro
21.6
19.5
19.7
20.1
19
20.1
23.1
135) Morocco
30.6
31.4
32.5
30.7
29.8
28.3
30.2
136) Mozambique
17.8
21.5
35.1
39.3
43
31.9
20.5
137) Myanmar
22.9
29.1
29.8
31.3
35.2
34.7
138) Namibia
25.2
22.6
25.7
26.5
33.4
34
24.2
139) Nepal
22.2
21.4
20.7
22.5
23.5
27.9
28.8
140) Netherlands
19.7
20.2
18.8
17.9
18
19.3
19.9
141) New Zealand
19.6
19.8
20.5
21.2
22.1
22.5
23.1
142) Nicaragua
21.1
24.6
28
28.3
27.3
30.4
29.5
143) Niger
38.8
38.3
35.4
35.9
37
38.6
31.7
144) Nigeria
16.5
15.5
14.1
14.1
15
14.8
145) North America
18.4
18.7
19.4
19.6
20.1
20.1
19.8
146) Norway
20.7
21.4
22.4
23.5
23.8
23.7
24
147) OECD members
20.1
20.4
20.6
20.6
20.9
20.9
20.8
148) Oman
27
24.2
27.1
29.1
28.7
33.8
149) Other small states
31
29.43
30.58
150) Pacific island small states
20.3
17.4
151) Pakistan
14.2
12.5
13.4
13.3
13
14.1
13.9
152) Palau
21.1