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GROSS CAPITAL FORMATION

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French Equivalent: Formation brute de capital

Definition:
Gross capital formation is measured by the total value of the gross fixed capital formation, changes in inventories and acquisitions less disposals of valuables for a unit or sector.

Source Publication:
SNA 10.32.

Cross References:
Gross fixed capital formation – SNA

Hyperlink:
http://esa.un.org/unsd/sna1993/introduction.asp

Statistical Theme: National accounts

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Friday, November 02, 2001