(measure: percent; Source: International Monetary Fund)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Barbados: Investment forecast
For that indicator, International Monetary Fund provides data for Barbados from 1980 to 2024. The average value for Barbados during that period was 17.26 percent with a minimum of 8.48 percent in 1992 and a maximum of 25.49 percent in 1981.
The latest value from 2024 is 17.91 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2024 based on 167
countries is 24.95 percent.
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Definition: Expressed as a ratio of total investment in current local currency and GDP in current local currency. Investment or gross capital formation is measured by the total value of the gross fixed capital formation and changes in inventories and acquisitions less disposals of valuables for a unit or sector.