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Benin - Gross capital formation in constant LCU prices of 2010

897,800,000,000 (LCU) in 2017

In 2017, real gross capital formation for Benin was 897,800 million LCU. Between 1998 and 2017, real gross capital formation of Benin grew substantially from 192,063 million to 897,800 million LCU rising at an increasing annual rate that reached a maximum of 20.42 % in 2008 and then decreased to 4.71 % in 2017.

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What is real gross capital formation?

Gross capital formation (also known as 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.

What is Benin real gross capital formation?

Date Value Change, %
2017 897,800,000,000 4.71 %
2016 857,400,000,000 -0.76 %
2015 864,000,000,000 14.54 %
2014 754,346,000,000 0.71 %
2013 749,041,000,000 8.00 %
2012 693,564,000,000 14.78 %
2011 604,277,000,000 3.87 %
2010 581,765,000,000 2.92 %
2009 565,262,000,000 14.99 %
2008 491,589,000,000 20.42 %
2007 408,231,000,000 5.14 %
2006 388,261,000,000

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