* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Germany: Investment forecast: For that indicator, International Monetary Fund provides data for Germany from 1980 to 2023. The average value for Germany during that period was 22.54 percent with a minumum of 18.07 percent in 2009 and a maximum of 30.03 percent in 1980. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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.