Gross savings as a percentage of GNI reached 16.9 % in 2017 in Colombia, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 0.497 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, gross savings as a percentage of GNI in Colombia reached an all time high of 24.0 % in 1991 and an all time low of 13.1 % in 1998. When compared to Colombia's main peers, gross savings as a percentage of GNI in Brazil amounted to 14.6 % and 21.1 % in Peru in 2017.
Colombia has been ranked 106th within the group of 148 countries we follow in terms of gross savings as a percentage of GNI, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Gross savings are calculated as gross national income less total consumption, plus net transfers.