Table 5: Compound average annual growth rates in real capital services by asset type, private nonfarm business sector, 1987-2013

Table 5. Compound average annual growth rates in real capital services
by asset type, private nonfarm business sector, 1987-2013

In percent


                        1987-   1987-   1990-   1995-   2000-   2007-   2012-
                        2013    1990    1995    2000    2007    2013    2013

All Assets               3.4     3.8     3.4     5.9     3.3     1.4     1.7

  Equipment              4.5     3.8     4.1     9.0     4.6     1.6     2.5

    Information
    Processing
    Equipment (IPE)      9.4     9.0     8.2    18.4     8.7     4.3     2.8

      Computers &
      related equipment 17.8    18.8    16.0    40.6    13.8     6.6     2.8

      Communication
      equipment          7.2     5.9     5.2    10.8     8.5     5.1     4.7

      Other IPE          2.6     2.6     3.7     3.4     2.5     1.0     0.3

    All other equipment  2.3     1.5     2.2     4.6     2.7     0.5     2.4

  Structures             1.7     3.0     2.0     2.2     1.3     0.8     0.8

  Intellectual property
  products               5.9     8.2     6.7     8.5     5.0     3.0     2.9

      Research
         &    
      Development        3.8     5.7     4.2     4.6     2.9     3.0     2.4

      Software          10.5    17.8    13.4    16.8     7.7     3.2     3.7

      Artistic
      Originals          3.3     3.7     3.4     3.9     3.6     2.3     2.4

  Residential rental     1.3     1.9     0.9     1.8     2.2    -0.3    -0.3
  capital

  Inventories            2.4     3.4     2.3     4.4     2.3     0.5     2.0

  Land                   0.7     1.6     1.1     1.2     0.5    -0.2     0.8

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Note: For a brief discussion of methods used in preparing these data,
see Technical Notes in this release.


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