Bhutan: Capital investment, in dollars

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 Bhutan

Capital investment, billion USD

 Latest value 1.23
 Year 2021
 Measure billion U.S. dollars
 Data availability 1980 - 2021
 Average 0.47
 Min - Max 0.04 - 1.4
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Bhutan from 1980 to 2021. The average value for Bhutan during that period was 0.47 billion U.S. dollars with a minimum of 0.04 billion U.S. dollars in 1980 and a maximum of 1.4 billion U.S. dollars in 2017. The latest value from 2021 is 1.23 billion U.S. dollars. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 154 countries is 165.83 billion U.S. dollars. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Bhutan - Capital investment, in dollars - recent values

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Bhutan - Capital investment, in dollars - historical chart - 1980-2021




Definition: Gross capital formation (formerly 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. Data are in current U.S. dollars.


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