Barbados Gross National Savings (% of GDP) Statistics

09, Dec 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Barbados › Change country
Economic Indicator: Gross National Savings (% of GDP) › See all Barbados indicators, › See Gross National Savings (% of GDP) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Barbados Dollar
Currency Symbol: BBD

Data are based on individual countries' national accounts statistics. For many countries, the estimates of national saving are built up from national accounts data on gross domestic investment and from balance of payments-based data on net foreign investment. Source: National Statistics Office. The National Statistics Office is the primary source of National Accounts Data. Partial data is published on the central bank website. Latest actual data: 2013 National accounts manual used: System of National Accounts (SNA) 1993 GDP valuation: Factor costs Start/end months of reporting year: January/December Base year: 1974. Constant price GDP is based on 1974 as base year, compiled by the Central bank of Barbados (CBB). Currently, the Barbados Statistical Services (BSS) ,with the assistance of CARTAC, began compiling constant price GDP by industry using 2006 as base year, which is expected to be publicly available in 2014. Real and nominal GDP data generate inconsistency in the deflator because over time, they were produced by two separates institution

Gross National Savings (% of GDP) Statistics for Barbados , Year 2015 - In Detail

Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Barbados in year 2015 is 8.369 %. Data are based on individual countries' national accounts statistics. For many countries, the estimates of national saving are built up from national accounts data on gross domestic investment and from balance of payments-based data on net foreign investment.

This makes Barbados No. 152 in world rankings according to Gross National Savings (% of GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Gross National Savings (% of GDP) value is 17.53 %; Barbados is 9.16 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Barbados was 4.09 % Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Barbados in 2015 was or will be 104.42% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Barbados was or will be 8.26 %, which is 1.34% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Gross National Savings (% of GDP) for Barbados, in other Years
Year %
  2021 7.097
  2020 7.224
  2019 7.095
  2018 7.438
  2017 7.742
  2016 8.257
2015 8.369
  2014 4.094
  2013 3.957
  2012 3.954
  2011 2.053
  2010 7.761
  2009 8.273
  2008 7.616
  2007 12.943
  2006 10.604
  2005 7.886
  2004 11.273
  2003 14.263
  2002 11.952
  2001 11.657
  2000 14.166
  1999 14.628
  1998 15.571
  1997 13.725
  1996 15.52
  1995 14.415
  1994 17.551
  1993 13.519
  1992 15.022
  1991 12.019
  1990 14.152
  1989 16.131
  1988 15.03
  1987 10.469
  1986 12.58
  1985 13.446
  1984 14.632
  1983 12.771
  1982 15.668
  1981 12.111
  1980 18.153