Gross capital formation as a share of GDP reached 16.0 % in 2019 in Pakistan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.58 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, gross capital formation as a share of GDP in Pakistan reached an all time high of 16.4 % in 2018 and an all time low of 0.116 % in 1960. When compared to Pakistan's main peers, gross capital formation as a share of GDP in Afghanistan amounted to 17.7 %, 43.7 % in China, 31.6 % in India and 39.2 % in Iran in 2019.
Pakistan has been ranked 146th within the group of 163 countries we follow in terms of gross capital formation as a share of GDP.
Measures the value of acquisitions of new or existing fixed assets by the business sector, governments and "pure" households (excluding their unincorporated enterprises), less disposals of fixed assets.