Capital stocks; SIC; type of capital assets, National Accounts

Capital stocks; SIC; type of capital assets, National Accounts

SIC or institutional sector Type of capital asset Periods Capital stock Capital stock closing balance sheet (million euros) Capital stock Volume indices 2015=100 (2015 = 100)
72 Research and development Research and development 2019* . .
Source: CBS.
Explanation of symbols

Table description


This table shows capital stocks data and annual changes for various classes of economic activity and institutional sectors. The capital stock is split between differing types of asset.

Data is available from and including: 1995

Status of the data:
Data up to and including 2018 are final. Data for 2019 are provisional.

Changes per 26 August 2020:
Data for 2018 have been updated and are now final. Data for 2019 have been added and are provisional.

Changes per 16 July 2019:
Data for 2017 have been updated and are now final. Data for 2018 have been added and are provisional.

Changes per 11 February 2019:
None, this is a new table.

When will new data be published?

Provisional data are published six months after the end of the reporting period. 18 months after the reporting period final data will be published.

Description topics

Capital stock
Capital stock is defined as the value of capital goods in a SIC branch or institutional sector. Capital goods are produced material or immaterial assets used in a production process for more than one year. Examples are buildings, machinery, transport equipment and software.
Capital stock closing balance sheet
The closing balance sheet is the balance sheet on 31 December of the reporting year, measured in average prices of that particular year. The closing balance sheet equals the opening balance sheet of the next reporting year.
Volume indices 2015=100
Index of the volume change of the closing balance of the capital good.
Changes in capital stock
This item shows the changes in the market value of the capital stock in one year. The closing balance sheet of a year equals the opening balance sheet of that year including the sum of all changes.
Capital stock closing balance sheet
The closing balance sheet is the balance sheet on 31 December of the reporting year, measured in average prices of that particular year. The closing balance sheet equals the opening balance sheet of the next reporting year.