The concepts described on these pages are words and expressions used in statistics with a specific, limited meaning. In everyday speech the word may have a different meaning. In connection with each definition you can find information about which sets of statistics use the concept.
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Gross fixed capital formation
Gross fixed capital formation consists of resident producers' acquisitions, less disposals, of fixed assets. Fixed assets are tangible or intangible assets produced as outputs from processes of production that are themselves used repeatedly, or continuously, in processes of production for more than one year.
Statistics using the definition
- Regional accounts
- Regional input-output tables
- Indicators of regional economy
- Regional accounts of production and employment
- General government expenditure by function
- General government revenue and expenditure by quarter
- Regional economic agricultural accounts
- Quarterly national accounts
- Capital stock
- Supply, use and input-output tables
- Annual national accounts
Validity of the definition
- Valid until (31 December 2078)