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Gross fixed capital formation in Eastern Africa

Fixed capital formation of Eastern Africa, 1970-2015

During 1970-2015 fixed capital formation of Eastern Africa in current prices rose by 81.9 billion US dollars (in 27.7 times) to 85.0 billion US dollars; change occurred by 8.3 billion US dollars by increasing of people by 286.9 million, as well as by 73.6 billion US dollars by increasing of fixed capital formation per capita by 187.2 US dollars. The average annual growth of fixed capital formation of Eastern Africa was 1.8 billion US dollars or 7.7%. The average annual growth of fixed capital formation of Eastern Africa in constant prices was 4.6%. Share in the world rose by 0.11%. Share in Africa increased by 3.3%. Minimal fixed capital formation was in 1970 (3.1 billion US dollars). Maximal fixed capital formation was in 2015 (85.0 billion US dollars).

During 1970-2015 fixed capital formation per capita in Eastern Africa grew by 187.2 US dollars (in 7.5 times) to 216.0 US dollars. The average annual growth of fixed capital formation per capita in current prices was 4.2 US dollars or 4.6%.

Fixed capital formation of Eastern Africa, 1970

Fixed capital formation of Eastern Africa in 1970 was worth 3.1 billion US dollars. Share of Eastern Africa in the world fixed capital formation was 0.35%.

Fixed capital formation per capita in Eastern Africa in 1970 was 28.8 US dollars. Fixed capital formation per capita in Eastern Africa was less than fixed capital formation per capita in the World (237.8 US dollars) by 209.0 US dollars.

Fixed capital formation of Eastern Africa in 1970 consisted of fixed capital formation of Uganda (23.2%), fixed capital formation of Tanzania (20.9%), fixed capital formation of Kenya (13%), fixed capital formation of Mozambique (12.5%), fixed capital formation of Ethiopia (9.6%), and others (20.8%).

Fixed capital formation of Eastern Africa, 2015

Fixed capital formation of Eastern Africa in 2015 was equal to 85.0 billion US dollars. Share of Eastern Africa in the world fixed capital formation was 0.46%.

Fixed capital formation per capita in Eastern Africa in 2015 was 216.0 US dollars. Fixed capital formation per capita in Eastern Africa was less than fixed capital formation per capita in the World (2 526.2 US dollars) by 2 310.2 US dollars.

Fixed capital formation of Eastern Africa in 2015 consisted of fixed capital formation of Ethiopia (27.7%), fixed capital formation of Tanzania (18.5%), fixed capital formation of Kenya (16.1%), fixed capital formation of Zambia (10.7%), fixed capital formation of Uganda (7.2%), and others (19.8%).

Size of fixed capital formation in Eastern Africa

Gross fixed capital formation in Eastern Africa, bln. US dollars
Prices197019801990200020102015
current prices3.18.311.714.148.585.0
constant prices19703.13.03.44.712.323.0
200510.29.911.415.440.876.3
Picture. Eastern Africa: fixed capital formation Picture. Fixed capital formation: share of Eastern Africa in the world

Growth of fixed capital formation in Eastern Africa

Picture. Eastern Africa: fixed capital formation, growth Picture. Eastern Africa: fixed capital formation, growth

fixed capital formation per capita in Eastern Africa

Picture. Eastern Africa: fixed capital formation per capita Picture. Eastern Africa: fixed capital formation per capita

Rating of fixed capital formation in Eastern Africa

Rating of fixed capital formation in Eastern Africa, 2015
#Areabln. US dollars%
Eastern Africa85.0100
countries
1 Ethiopia23.527.7
2 Tanzania15.718.5
3 Kenya13.616.1
4 Zambia9.110.7
5 Uganda6.27.2
6 Mozambique4.65.4
7 Rwanda2.12.4
8 Mauritius2.02.4
9 Zimbabwe1.82.2
10 Madagascar1.61.9
11 South Sudan1.31.5
12 Malawi0.820.97
13 Djibouti0.800.94
14 Seychelles0.460.54
15 Eritrea0.360.43
16 Somalia0.270.31
17 Burundi0.260.31
18 Comoros0.0200.024
Picture. Eastern Africa: structure of fixed capital formation by leaders, 2015, %

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