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Democratic Republic of the Congo - Gross capital formation in current prices

7,089,538,209 (US dollars) in 2016

In 2016, gross capital formation for Democratic Republic of the Congo was 7,089 million US dollars. Though Democratic Republic of the Congo gross capital formation fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 1997 - 2016 period ending at 7,089 million US dollars in 2016.

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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 Democratic Republic of the Congo gross capital formation?

Date Value Change, %
2016 7,089,538,209 -4.44 %
2015 7,418,802,991 -11.04 %
2014 8,339,365,348 16.86 %
2013 7,136,281,329 69.95 %
2012 4,199,159,869 -34.71 %
2011 6,432,034,757 3.63 %
2010 6,206,884,276 128.57 %
2009 2,715,532,811 26.40 %
2008 2,148,428,563 -6.38 %
2007 2,294,920,655 8.42 %
2006 2,116,687,638 50.19 %
2005 1,409,345,249