Real Gross Private Domestic Investment ($B) (PVDI)

What is it?

The growth amount of investment used when compiling Gross Domestic Product (GDP). This is a part of the four categories of GDP which include; investment, consumption, net exports and government spending on goods and services. Real Gross Private Domestic Investments are compiled of three types of investments; non-residential investments, residential investments, and change in inventories/stocks. (Measured in billions)
  

Who is interested?

Economist, Analysts, Investors
  

What does it tell me?

Real Gross Private Domestic Investment tells you the growth of private domestic investment in billions of dollars.