Genuine savings & other measures of saving/investment

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# Various measures of national savings/investment per capita by country

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Version of above excluding GDP – this gives some more granularity but I think it is good to see in the above how income grows at the expense of saving.

# Genuine savings per capita, country-comparison view

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# GSTFP per capita, country-comparison view

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# Savings beyond 2000?

It would be great if we could see the trends for 1900-present… But below is the only World Bank data I could find on genuine savings, and it is not in PPP, and in the more granular case, not per capita.