Argentina Investment: % of GDP

1993 - 2021 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Argentina Investment: % of GDP

  • Argentina Investment accounted for 17.4 % of its Nominal GDP in Sep 2021, compared with a ratio of 16.7 % in the previous quarter.
  • Argentina investment share of Nominal GDP data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1993 to Sep 2021, with an average ratio of 17.6 %.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 22.8 % in Mar 1998 and a record low of 7.1 % in Jun 2020.

CEIC calculates Investment as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Nominal Gross Capital Formation and quarterly Nominal GDP. Gross Capital Formation is calculated as the sum of Gross Fixed Capital Formation and Changes in Inventories. The National Institute of Statistics and Censuses provides annualized Nominal Gross Capital Formation in local currency and annualized Nominal GDP in local currency. Investment as % of Nominal GDP prior to Q1 2004 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.


Related information about Argentina Investment: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports, Argentina GDP contracted 4.7 % YoY in Dec 2020.
  • Argentina Nominal GDP reached 98.8 USD bn in Dec 2020.
  • Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) increased 35.3 % in Dec 2020.
  • Argentina GDP Per Capita reached 8,433.3 USD in Dec 2020.
  • Its Gross Savings Rate was measured at 23.7 % in Sep 2021.

View Argentina's Investment: % of GDP from Mar 1993 to Sep 2021 in the chart:

Argentina Investment: % of GDP

What was Argentina's Investment: % of GDP in Sep 2021?

Argentina Investment accounted for 17.4 % of its Nominal GDP in Sep 2021, compared with a ratio of 16.7 % in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
17.4 Sep 2021 16.7 Jun 2021 7.1 Jun 2020 22.8 Mar 1998 % quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021

Investment: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 22.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Algeria (%) 41.9 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Argentina (%) 17.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Armenia (%) 20.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2021
Australia (%) 22.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 1959 - Sep 2021
Austria (%) 27.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1988 - Sep 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 11.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Sep 2021
Bahrain (%) 32.9 2019 yearly 1975 - 2019
Bangladesh (%) 25.9 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Belarus (%) 27.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Sep 2021
Belgium (%) 25.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Bolivia (%) 23.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 20.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
Botswana (%) 30.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2021
Brazil (%) 18.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Brunei (%) 35.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2021
Bulgaria (%) 19.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Cambodia (%) 24.9 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Canada (%) 25.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1961 - Sep 2021
Chile (%) 23.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
China (%) 43.1 2020 yearly 1952 - 2020
Colombia (%) 23.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2021
Croatia (%) 5.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Cyprus (%) 11.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Czech Republic (%) 33.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Denmark (%) 23.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2021
Ecuador (%) 23.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2021
Egypt (%) 9.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2004 - Sep 2020
Estonia (%) 29.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
European Union (%) 22.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Finland (%) 25.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2021
France (%) 23.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Georgia (%) 20.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2021
Germany (%) 23.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2021
Ghana (%) 31.0 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Greece (%) 13.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 20.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1973 - Sep 2021
Hungary (%) 35.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Iceland (%) 24.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
India (%) 32.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 2004 - Sep 2021
Indonesia (%) 30.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Iran (%) 24.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 1988 - Jun 2021
Ireland (%) 19.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Israel (%) 22.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Italy (%) 17.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 22.1 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Japan (%) 25.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Jordan (%) 16.7 2019 yearly 1963 - 2019
Kazakhstan (%) 32.3 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Sep 2021
Kenya (%) 17.4 2019 yearly 1964 - 2019
South Korea (%) 32.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2021
Kosovo (%) 34.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Kuwait (%) 25.0 2019 yearly 1962 - 2019
Kyrgyzstan (%) 46.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Jun 2021
Laos (%) 29.0 2016 yearly 2000 - 2016
Latvia (%) 30.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1992 - Sep 2021
Lebanon (%) 5.6 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Lithuania (%) 24.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Luxembourg (%) 16.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) 26.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2021
North Macedonia (%) 31.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Malawi (%) 12.3 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 20.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Sep 2021
Malta (%) 25.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2021
Mauritius (%) 21.1 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2021
Mexico (%) 20.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Moldova (%) 30.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Mongolia (%) 49.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2021
Montenegro (%) 21.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Morocco (%) 30.9 Dec 2014 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2014
Mozambique (%) 46.1 2019 yearly 1991 - 2019
Myanmar (%) 34.1 2018 yearly 1996 - 2018
Nepal (%) 30.8 2021 yearly 1965 - 2021
Netherlands (%) 20.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1987 - Sep 2021
New Zealand (%) 27.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 1987 - Sep 2021
Nigeria (%) 29.4 2020 yearly 1981 - 2020
Norway (%) 24.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1978 - Sep 2021
Oman (%) 20.7 2020 yearly 1967 - 2020
Pakistan (%) 15.2 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) 24.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
Panama (%) 24.1 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Paraguay (%) 19.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Sep 2021
Peru (%) 21.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Philippines (%) 20.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Jun 1972 - Sep 2021
Poland (%) 20.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Portugal (%) 20.1 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2021
Qatar (%) 44.2 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Jun 2020
Romania (%) 29.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Russia (%) 24.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Sep 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) 26.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2021
Serbia (%) 25.6 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Singapore (%) 22.6 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Slovakia (%) 25.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Sep 2021
Slovenia (%) 22.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
South Africa (%) 12.5 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1960 - Jun 2021
Spain (%) 21.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 19.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2021
Sudan (%) 31.9 2020 yearly 1976 - 2020
Sweden (%) 24.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2021
Switzerland (%) 25.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1980 - Jun 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -8.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,251.451 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 7,965.203 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 17.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 335,582.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Dec 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 102.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (ARS bn) 11,567.470 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Forecast: Government Net Debt (ARS bn) 28,248.090 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Forecast: Government Revenue (ARS bn) 9,197.040 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Government Revenue: Taxes: Net Vat (ARS mn) 349,998.416 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2021
Government Revenue: Social Security (ARS mn) 222,956.928 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2021
Government Revenue: Taxes (ARS mn) 187,540.45 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 1997 - Jul 2018
NFPS 2017: Current Expenditure (ARS mn) 962,218.100 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Nov 2021
NFPS 2017: Total Revenue (ARS mn) 793,086.400 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Nov 2021
NFPS 2017: Capital Expenditure (ARS mn) 72,957.500 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Nov 2021
NFPS 2017: Total Expenditure (ARS mn) 1,035,175.600 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Nov 2021
NFPS 2017: Current Revenue (ARS mn) 770,853.200 Oct 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Oct 2021
Non Financial Public Sector (NFPS) 2017: Total Balance (ARS mn) -242,089.200 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Nov 2021
Public Debt: Annual: Short Term (USD mn) 22,614.317 2020 yearly 1997 - 2020
AR: Expenditure (ARS mn) 4,750,722.433 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
AR: Net Acquisition of Financial Assets (ARS mn) -828,753.641 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
AR: Revenue Excluding Grants (ARS mn) 4,039,254.681 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
AR: Net Lending (+) / Net Borrowing (-) (ARS mn) -858,347.918 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
AR: Revenue and Grants: Revenue: Taxes on Income: Profits and Capital Gains (ARS mn) 340,512.747 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.563 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 276.3 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Nov 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 5,816.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 35.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Nov 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 3,656.946 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 457,033.408 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 119,713.200 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,604.5 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Apr 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) 37.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Nov 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,196,682.281 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,127,072.591 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 251.557 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 394.499 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1995 - Mar 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) -680.653 Apr 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Apr 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) -2,637.065 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 1983 - Apr 2021
Exports: fob: Agricultural: Fats and Oils (USD mn) 4,808.000 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Exports: fob: Industrial: Chemicals & Related Products (USD mn) 3,183.000 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Exports: fob: Industrial: Transport Material (USD mn) 3,878.000 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Exports: fob: Primary Products: Cereals (USD mn) 9,040.000 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Exports: fob: Agricultural: Residues & Waste from Food Industry (USD mn) 8,404.000 2020 yearly 1989 - 2020
Imports: cif: HS: Vehicles (USD mn) 4,614.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Imports: cif: HS: Nuclear Reactors, Boilers & Machinery (USD mn) 6,375.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Imports: cif: HS: Machines, Instruments & Electric Materials (USD mn) 4,770.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Imports: cif: HS: Fuel, Oil & Petroleum Products Manufacturing (USD mn) 2,566.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Imports: cif: HS: Organic Chemicals (USD mn) 2,540.000 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
AR: Export Value Index (2000=100) 247.204 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 342.9 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1992 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 3,287.2 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 2.7 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 651.8 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.5 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -620.111 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Sep 2021
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 42.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 572.701 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 271,505.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 70.7 2020 yearly 1994 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 73,556.0 Sep 2021 quarterly Sep 2003 - Sep 2021
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 18.6 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 4.635 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 70,759.762 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investments (USD mn) 1,258.701 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2021
BoP: Current Account: Services: Import (USD mn) 3,222.569 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: Deposit-taking Corporations, except the Central Bank (USD mn) 418.013 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: Other Financial Corporations (USD mn) -80.884 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: Wholesale & Retail Trade; Repair of Motor Vehicles & ... (USD mn) -165.881 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: Information & Communication (USD mn) -254.943 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: First-Rate Investor: Netherlands (USD mn) -188.390 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: First-Rate Investor: United States of america (USD mn) -522.212 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: First-Rate Investor: Germany (USD mn) -24.999 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: First-Rate Investor: Chile (USD mn) 24.550 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: First-Rate Investor: Spain (USD mn) -96.376 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2016
AR: External Debt: TDS: Debt Service: Total (USD mn) 39,853.896 2019 yearly 1970 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 4.0 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2002 - Feb 2021
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 5.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 46,876.896 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 80,364.515 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2021
M2 Growth (%) 50.8 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Nov 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 41.1 Sep 2020 monthly Apr 1985 - Sep 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 35,098.0 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Nov 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.137 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Sep 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 6.1 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 3,521.760 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Nov 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 93,538.985 Dec 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Dec 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 71.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 2003 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 164,095.2 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 1990 - Jul 2018
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 24.1 Jul 2018 monthly Jan 1991 - Jul 2018
Credit to Households (USD bn) 17.287 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 96.346 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Jun 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 20,875.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Dec 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 170,669.685 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Feb 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 59.44 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 13.92 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Money Supply: Month End: M1 (ARS th) 4,732,691,461.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2021
Money Supply: Month End: M2 (ARS th) 8,113,601,392.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2021
Money Supply: Month End: M3 (ARS th) 13,297,190,655.000 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1990 - Nov 2021
Official Reserve Assets (ORA) (USD mn) 41,529.540 Nov 2021 monthly Dec 1999 - Nov 2021
ORA: Foreign Currency Reserves (FCR) (USD mn) 35,011.100 Nov 2021 monthly Jul 2006 - Nov 2021
Deposits: ARS (ARS mn) 9,608,324.581 Dec 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Dec 2021
Loans (ARS mn) 5,759,914.20 Jun 2018 monthly Jan 1990 - Jun 2018
Loans: ARS: Non Financial: Private: Mortgages (ARS mn) 280,279.677 Dec 2021 monthly Jul 2002 - Dec 2021
AR: Domestic Credit: Net (ARS mn) 4,080,573.405 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017
AR: Bank Non-Performing Loans to Total Gross Loans (%) 5.748 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
AR: Broad Money (ARS mn) 3,030,589.910 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017

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