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Germany: Savings as percent of GDP: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Germany from 1971 to 2017. The average value for Germany during that period was 23.22 percent with a minumum of 18.32 percent in 1981 and a maximum of 27.76 percent in 2017. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The savings in Germany and other countries is calculated as the difference between income and consumption, expressed as percent of GDP.
Definition: Gross savings are calculated as gross national income less total consumption, plus net transfers.