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USA: Savings as percent of GDP: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for the USA from 1970 to 2016. The average value for the USA during that period was 19.71 percent with a minumum of 14.57 percent in 2009 and a maximum of 23.74 percent in 1973. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The savings in the USA 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.