Western Hemisphere (Latin America and the Caribbean) Investment (% of GDP) Statistics

12, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Western Hemisphere (Latin America and the Caribbean) › Change country
Economic Indicator: Investment (% of GDP) › See all Western Hemisphere indicators, › See Investment (% 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: US Dollar
Currency Symbol: US$

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.

Investment (% of GDP) Statistics for Western Hemisphere (Latin America and the Caribbean), Year 2015 - In Detail

Investment (% of GDP) for Western Hemisphere in year 2015 is 21.073 %. 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 Western Hemisphere n/a in world rankings according to Investment (% of GDP) in year 2015. The world's average Investment (% of GDP) value is 21.76 %; Western Hemisphere is 0.69 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Investment (% of GDP) for Western Hemisphere was 21.54 % Investment (% of GDP) for Western Hemisphere in 2015 was or will be 2.15% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Investment (% of GDP) for Western Hemisphere was or will be 20.73 %, which is 1.61% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Investment (% of GDP) for Western Hemisphere, in other Years
Year %
  2021 22.149
  2020 21.889
  2019 21.58
  2018 21.314
  2017 20.897
  2016 20.734
2015 21.073
  2014 21.536
  2013 22.105
  2012 22.238
  2011 22.238
  2010 21.795
  2009 20.379
  2008 23.306
  2007 22.23
  2006 21.134
  2005 20.156
  2004 20.238
  2003 19.183
  2002 18.91
  2001 19.536
  2000 19.985
  1999 19.261
  1998 20.56
  1997 19.696
  1996 18.746
  1995 19.682
  1994 21.325
  1993 19.851
  1992 19.017
  1991 18.55
  1990 18.736
  1989 21.385
  1988 21.223
  1987 21.061
  1986 18.646
  1985 19.292
  1984 18.42
  1983 18.154
  1982 22.167
  1981 23.698
  1980 23.897