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Investment

Value of Investment was €105.3 billion in 2021

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The following tables show a further breakdown of Gross Domestic Fixed Capital Formation from Expenditure. Tables 11.1 and 11.3 are broken down by type of asset.

Table 11.2 and 11.4 are broken down by sector of use. The two largest industries are Manufacturing (C), and Information & Communication (J), which are dominated by assets related to Research & Development. Professional, Scientific & Technical Activities (M) are also dominated by these Research & Development related assets. Similarly, Administrative & Support Service Activities (N) are dominated by Aircraft related to Leasing.

DwellingsRoadsOther Building & ConstructionTransfer CostsTransport EquipmentAgricultural MachineryOther Machinery & EquipmentCultivated Biological ResourcesSoftwareExplorationArtistic OriginalsResearch & Development
20217.45362686053651.454946349963313.17348097194451.352282329456613.57052026885320.60124049654338.88448618552020.025882498443.31961702955360.04477297124770.166977806143346.4170663007342

Get the data: PxStat NA026

Figure 11.1 above shows the contribution by asset type to gross fixed capital formation. In 2021 the largest contributor was research & development accounting for 48% of the total.

Show Table: Table 11.1 Gross Domestic Physical Capital Formation at Current Market Prices

Show Table: Table 11.2 Gross Domestic Fixed Capital Formation by Sector of Use at Current Market Prices

Show Table: Table 11.3 Gross Domestic Physical Capital Formation at Constant Market Prices (chain linked annually and referenced to year 2020)

Show Table: Table 11.4 Gross Domestic Fixed Capital Formation by Sector of Use at Constant Market Prices (chain linked annually and referenced to year 2020)