Colombia Investment: % of GDP

2005 - 2022 | Quarterly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Colombia Investment: % of GDP

  • Colombia Investment accounted for 32.9 % of its Nominal GDP in Mar 2022, compared with a ratio of 13.8 % in the previous quarter.
  • Colombia investment share of Nominal GDP data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2005 to Mar 2022, with an average ratio of 23.1 %.
  • The data reached an all-time high of 32.9 % in Mar 2022 and a record low of 12.3 % in Dec 2020.

CEIC calculates Investment as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Nominal Gross Capital Formation and quarterly Nominal GDP. National Administrative Department of Statistics provides Nominal Gross Capital Formation in local currency and Nominal GDP in local currency.


Related information about Colombia Investment: % of GDP

  • In the latest reports, Colombia GDP expanded 8.2 % YoY in Mar 2022.
  • Colombia Nominal GDP reached 86.2 USD bn in Mar 2022.
  • Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) increased 12.7 % in Mar 2022.
  • Colombia GDP Per Capita reached 6,156.1 USD in Dec 2021.
  • Its Gross Savings Rate was measured at 23.7 % in Mar 2022.

View Colombia's Investment: % of GDP from Mar 2005 to Mar 2022 in the chart:

Colombia Investment: % of GDP

What was Colombia's Investment: % of GDP in Mar 2022?

Colombia Investment accounted for 32.9 % of its Nominal GDP in Mar 2022, compared with a ratio of 13.8 % in the previous quarter. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
32.9 Mar 2022 13.8 Dec 2021 12.3 Dec 2020 32.9 Mar 2022 % quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022

Investment: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 20.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2022
Algeria (%) 41.9 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020
Argentina (%) 13.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Armenia (%) 17.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1994 - Mar 2022
Australia (%) 22.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 1959 - Mar 2022
Austria (%) 27.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1988 - Mar 2022
Azerbaijan (%) 18.0 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2021
Bahrain (%) 35.3 2020 yearly 1975 - 2020
Bangladesh (%) 31.7 2022 yearly 1960 - 2022
Belarus (%) 28.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2021
Belgium (%) 29.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Bolivia (%) 8.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 23.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2021
Botswana (%) 26.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
Brazil (%) 20.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Brunei (%) 26.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
Bulgaria (%) 20.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Cambodia (%) 24.9 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Canada (%) 22.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1961 - Mar 2022
Chile (%) 27.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
China (%) 43.0 2021 yearly 1952 - 2021
Colombia (%) 32.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Croatia (%) 38.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Cyprus (%) 22.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Czech Republic (%) 29.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Denmark (%) 25.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2022
Ecuador (%) 21.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2021
Egypt (%) 15.6 Jun 2021 quarterly Sep 2004 - Jun 2021
Estonia (%) 26.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
European Union (%) 24.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Finland (%) 28.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2022
France (%) 26.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Georgia (%) 20.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Germany (%) 24.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2022
Ghana (%) 18.6 2021 yearly 2006 - 2021
Greece (%) 23.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 13.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1973 - Mar 2022
Hungary (%) 25.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Iceland (%) 24.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
India (%) 32.5 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 2004 - Mar 2022
Indonesia (%) 32.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Iran (%) 25.9 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1988 - Dec 2021
Ireland (%) 22.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Israel (%) 24.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Italy (%) 22.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Ivory Coast (%) 22.1 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020
Japan (%) 26.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Jordan (%) 18.7 2020 yearly 1963 - 2020
Kazakhstan (%) 25.4 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2021
Kenya (%) 19.7 2020 yearly 1964 - 2020
South Korea (%) 29.6 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Mar 2022
Kosovo (%) 36.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2022
Kuwait (%) 25.0 2019 yearly 1962 - 2019
Kyrgyzstan (%) 48.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Laos (%) 29.0 2016 yearly 2000 - 2016
Latvia (%) 24.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1992 - Mar 2022
Lebanon (%) 5.6 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Lithuania (%) 23.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Luxembourg (%) 17.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Macau SAR, China (%) 22.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2022
North Macedonia (%) 41.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Malawi (%) 12.3 2019 yearly 1960 - 2019
Malaysia (%) 24.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1991 - Mar 2022
Malta (%) 21.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Mauritius (%) 19.6 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Mexico (%) 21.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1993 - Mar 2022
Moldova (%) 23.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Mongolia (%) 35.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2022
Montenegro (%) 23.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2022
Morocco (%) 30.9 Dec 2014 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2014
Mozambique (%) 49.8 2021 yearly 1991 - 2021
Myanmar (%) 34.1 2018 yearly 1996 - 2018
Nepal (%) 30.8 2021 yearly 1965 - 2021
Netherlands (%) 20.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1987 - Mar 2022
New Zealand (%) 25.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1987 - Mar 2022
Nigeria (%) 33.8 2021 yearly 1981 - 2021
Norway (%) 23.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1978 - Mar 2022
Oman (%) 20.7 2020 yearly 1967 - 2020
Pakistan (%) 15.1 2022 yearly 1960 - 2022
Palestinian Territory (%) 25.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2022
Panama (%) 24.1 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Paraguay (%) 32.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1994 - Mar 2022
Peru (%) 19.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Philippines (%) 23.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Jun 1972 - Mar 2022
Poland (%) 22.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Portugal (%) 21.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Qatar (%) 32.3 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2021
Romania (%) 26.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Russia (%) 26.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1993 - Dec 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) 29.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2003 - Mar 2022
Serbia (%) 29.9 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Singapore (%) 24.4 2021 yearly 1960 - 2021
Slovakia (%) 21.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1990 - Mar 2022
Slovenia (%) 25.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
South Africa (%) 13.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1960 - Mar 2022
Spain (%) 21.7 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Sri Lanka (%) 29.8 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2021
Sudan (%) 31.9 2020 yearly 1976 - 2020
Sweden (%) 27.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022
Switzerland (%) 22.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1980 - Mar 2022

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -16.4 Sep 2021 quarterly Dec 2000 - Sep 2021
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) 1,574.093 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2021
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 5,567.406 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 16.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
National Government Debt (USD mn) 190,847.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 64.5 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2021
Forecast: Government Expenditure (COP bn) 571,821.857 2027 yearly 1982 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (COP bn) 980,686.993 2027 yearly 1996 - 2027
Forecast: Government Revenue (COP bn) 551,613.754 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Central Government: Revenue (COP bn) 13,359.597 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2021
Central Government: Expenditure (COP bn) 38,676.526 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2021
Tax Collection: Internal: VAT (COP mn) 8,121,542.149 May 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - May 2022
Tax Collection: Internal: Income Tax (COP mn) 15,244,198.150 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Tax Collection: Internal: Petrol & Diesel Fuel Tax (COP mn) 203,844.650 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2000 - Apr 2022
Tax Collection: Total (COP mn) 21,136,043.920 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1999 - Apr 2022
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term: Internal (COP bn) 426,138.650 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term: External (COP bn) 274,313.485 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2022
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term (COP bn) 700,925.090 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.411 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Trade Balance (USD mn) -971.5 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1958 - Apr 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 5,421.6 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1970 - Apr 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 82.2 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1971 - Apr 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 40,797.821 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 328,550.648 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 40,224.744 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 6,393.1 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Apr 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 36.1 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Apr 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,644,493.746 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,032,176.446 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 1,339.549 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2022
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,759.859 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - Apr 2022
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 305.658 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2008 - Apr 2022
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,364.745 Apr 2022 monthly Jun 1988 - Apr 2022
Trade Balance: ytd: Total (USD mn) -4,801.864 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2006 - Apr 2022
Terms of Trade Index (2000=100) 165.267 May 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2022
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 1,080.1 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -5,366.8 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.4 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 5,186.3 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 6.2 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 800.423 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.0 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -391.1 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 1,191.490 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
External Debt (USD mn) 172,789.9 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2022
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 54.6 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 26,063.0 Mar 2022 monthly Oct 1999 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 7.8 2021 yearly 1970 - 2021
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -17.933 2027 yearly 1980 - 2027
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -161,334.269 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 13,760.639 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 17,318.962 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn) 2,657.687 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account (USD mn) -4,717.848 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) -3,558.324 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 4,157.185 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -1,499.498 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 648.902 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Other Investment (USD mn) -2,561.420 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2018
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 403,653.744 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
International Investment Position (IIP) (USD mn) -170,125.503 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 233,528.241 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Public Sector: Total (USD mn) 101,556.941 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Private Sector: Total (USD mn) 73,548.592 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
External Debt: Total: Long Term (USD mn) 149,042.503 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
FDI: Wholesale & Retail Trade, Hotels & Restaurants (USD mn) 229.989 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
FDI: Manufacturing (USD mn) 368.095 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
FDI: Petroleum (USD mn) 686.287 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD mn) 5,186.336 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
FDI: Transport, Storage & Communications (USD mn) -220.707 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 3.8 Mar 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Mar 2022
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 37.2 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2016 - Dec 2021
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 46,999.269 May 2022 monthly Jan 1984 - May 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 165,695.601 May 2022 monthly Dec 1979 - May 2022
M2 Growth (%) 12.7 May 2022 monthly Dec 1980 - May 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 8.0 May 2022 monthly Jun 2008 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 52,686.6 May 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - May 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 16.436 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 2000 - Mar 2022
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 7.5 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Mar 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 278.700 May 2022 monthly Dec 1956 - May 2022
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 180,122.2 Feb 2022 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 13.9 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 1994 - Mar 2022
Credit to Households (USD bn) 88.920 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2021
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 185.400 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 1996 - Dec 2021
Household Debt (USD mn) 74,049.4 Mar 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Mar 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 156,264.076 Mar 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Mar 2022
Total Loans Growth (%) 13.01 Mar 2022 monthly Apr 1996 - Mar 2022
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 51.78 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2021
Monetary Base (COP bn) 141,762.293 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - Apr 2022
Money Supply: M3 (COP bn) 703,914.741 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 1982 - Apr 2022
Net International Reserves: Gross (USD mn) 57,634.650 May 2022 monthly Jan 1960 - May 2022
Net International Reserves: Gross: Gold (USD mn) 278.700 May 2022 monthly Jan 1980 - May 2022
Credits Institutions: Credit Balance Including Leasing: Gross (COP bn) 585,701.196 Mar 2022 monthly Apr 1995 - Mar 2022
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 17.6 May 2022 monthly Jan 1981 - May 2022
IOS: Business Climate Indicators: Better Expectations (%) 41.180 Mar 2022 monthly Oct 2006 - Mar 2022
IOS: Business Climate Indicators: Favorable Situation (%) 79.580 Mar 2022 monthly Oct 2006 - Mar 2022

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