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Brazil - Gross capital formation in current prices

1,016,976,000,000 (US dollars) in 2017

In 2017, gross capital formation for Brazil was 1,016,976 million US dollars. Gross capital formation of Brazil increased from 182,489 million US dollars in 1998 to 1,016,976 million US dollars in 2017 growing at an average annual rate of 10.11 %.

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What is 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 Brazil gross capital formation?

Date Value Change, %
2017 1,016,976,000,000 5.59 %
2016 963,122,000,000 -7.74 %
2015 1,043,964,000,000 -12.09 %
2014 1,187,483,000,000 2.67 %
2013 1,156,629,000,000 12.16 %
2012 1,031,188,000,000 7.96 %
2011 955,201,000,000 12.75 %
2010 847,166,000,000 35.23 %
2009 626,482,578,378 -6.82 %
2008 672,320,235,245 24.70 %
2007 539,137,779,378 25.59 %
2006 429,279,016,528

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