Lesotho: Savings, percent of GDP

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 Lesotho

Savings as percent of GDP

 Latest value 17.77
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1975 - 2022
 Average 26.75
 Min - Max 10.31 - 49.56
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Lesotho from 1975 to 2022. The average value for Lesotho during that period was 26.75 percent with a minimum of 10.31 percent in 2017 and a maximum of 49.56 percent in 1980. The latest value from 2022 is 17.77 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 123 countries is 24.61 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Lesotho - Savings, percent of GDP - Recent values chart

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Lesotho - Savings, percent of GDP - historical chart - 1975-2022




The savings in Lesotho 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.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Share of industry 30.70 2022 percent
 Share of manufacturing 15.74 2022 percent
 Share of services 56.62 2022 percent
 Industry value added 0.60 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Manufacturing value added 0.29 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Services value added 1.05 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Savings, percent of GDP 17.77 2022 percent
 Savings, in dollars 0.31 2022 billion U.S. dollars
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