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 2021 Share in %
Construction, building 1 012 529 56.0
Construction, civil engineering 230 686 12.8
Transport equipment 72 838 4.0
Other machinery and equipment + Weapons systems 187 454 10.4
Computer, electronic and optical products 51 202 2.8
Electrical machinery and apparatus n.e.c. 25 806 1.4
Products of agriculture, forestry, fisheries and aquaculture 2 877 0.2
Research and development 173 878 9.6
Computer and related services 51 916 2.9
Total 1 809 186 100
Source : Swiss Federal Statistical Office, National Accounts

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