TABLE 2 U.S. Savings and Investment (Percent of GDP)

 

Net Pers. Sav.

Plus: Corp. Sav.

Plus: Govt. Sav.

Equals Net Nat’l Sav.

Plus: Forgn. Sav.

Plus Statist. Descrip.

Equals: Net Domes. Invest.

Plus Deprec.

Equals: Gross Domes. Invest.a

Of Which Plant & Equip. Was

1960-1964

4.4

3.4

(0.1)

7.8

(0.8)

(0.3)

6.6

8.6

15.2

9.3

1965-1969

4.9

3.6

(0.2)

8.3

(0.4)

0.0

7.9

8.2

16.1

10.5

1970-1974

5.9

2.3

(0.5)

7.7

(0.3)

0.1

7.5

9.0

16.5

10.7

1975-1979

5.0

2.8

(1.1)

6.8

(0.1)

0.5

7.1

10.4

17.6

11.6

1980-1984

5.8

1.4

(2.6)

4.6

0.7

0.1

5.3

11.9

17.2

12.6

1985-1989

3.6

1.9

(2.4)

3.0

2.7

(0.3)

5.5

11.1

16.5

11.3

1990

3.2

1.4

(2.5)

2.1

1.4

0.1

3.6

10.9

14.5

10.5

1991

3.5

1.3

(3.4)

1.4

(0.2)

0.4

1.7

11.0

12.7

9.5

1992

3.6

1.8

(4.7)

0.7

0.8

0.6

2.1

11.0

13.1

9.2

1993

3.0

1.9

(3.5)

1.4

1.5

0.2

3.1

10.9

14.0

9.8

aGross domestic investment includes investment in residential structures, changes in inventories, and plant and equipment investment.

SOURCE: Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce.Data for 1992 and 1993 are from the March 1994 Survey of Current Business.



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