Gross Private Domestic Investment: Definition & Formula


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Which of the following piece of information would you need to know in order to determine the gross private domestic investment for a particular country?

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1. Which of the following investments would be factored in the gross private domestic investment?


Based on the following information, calculate the gross private domestic investment for this particular country:

-Businesses invested $400,000 in new tools, machines, land, and buildings

-Landlords invested $300,000 to fix up houses they rented out to people

-Business inventories were valued at $500,000 at the beginning of the year and $850,000 at the end of the year

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

What is GPDI, and what does it reveal about a country's economic growth and prosperity? You'll need to answer some multiple-choice questions on these and other topics in order to pass this short quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

See how well you can answer questions about the following:

  • How to determine a country's gross private domestic investment
  • Factors impacting the GPDI
  • Calculating the gross private domestic investment
  • The currency used for comparing the GPDI of different countries

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding how to determine the gross private domestic investment of a particular country
  • Problem solving - use what you've learned to practice calculating GPDI in sample problems
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding how to compare the GPDI of different countries and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Be sure to review the accompanying lesson called Gross Private Domestic Investment: Definition & Formula for more details about the GPDI. The lesson will cover the following areas:

  • The meaning of GPDI
  • Types of investment in GPDI
  • The formula for GPDI
  • Example of what GPDI looks like