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Depreciation Rate of Private Nonresidential Equipment and Software

Created on July 17, 2013

Depreciation Rate of Private Nonresidential Equipment and Software

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depreciation rate

13.8%

17.0%

16.8%

2011

2010

2000

1990

1980

1973

Source: Heritage Foundation calculations using data from the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis, National Income and Product Accounts, Table 5.9, and National Fixed Asset Accounts, Table 2.1, http://www.bea.gov/iTable/ iTable.cfm?ReqID=9&step=1#reqid=9&step=1&isuri=1 (accessed May 17, 2013). Figures show the capital consumption adjustment (depreciation) for private nonresidential equipment and software divided by the year-end stock of private nonresidential equipment and software in the previous year. Figures are in current, not chained, dollars.

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