Capital stock

Net non financial capital stock

In the national accounts, the wealth of a nation appears in the balance sheet, which encloses the existing macroeconomic information on financial and non-financial assets and liabilities of the different economic actors.

The net non financial capital stock measures the state of the fixed assets of an economy, that is the non financial wealth. In Switzerland, the fixed assets contained in the net non financial capital stock are buildings, works of civil engineering, machinery and equipments, cultivated assets, research and development as well as software.

Net non financial capital stock
Millions of Swiss francs, at prices of preceding year, base year = 2015 2019 Share in %
Construction, building 973 073 56.3
Construction, civil engineering 226 362 13.1
Transport equipment 69 945 4.0
Other machinery and equipment + Weapons systems 192 276 11.1
Computer, electronic and optical products 49 914 2.9
Electrical machinery and apparatus n.e.c. 28 319 1.6
Products of agriculture, forestry, fisheries and aquaculture 2 864 0.2
Research and development 139 374 8.1
Computer and related services 45 831 2.7
Total 1 727 956 100
Source : Swiss Federal Statistical Office, National Accounts

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