Data from The World Bank's Cross-Country Database for sectoral Investment and Capital is available on econ.bc.edu on Stata version 7. The construction of the data set was part of a research effort to examine the determinants of growth in the agriculture sector. A detailed discussion on the sources of investment data and the method used to convert those series into capital stock series is presented in A new database on investment and capital for agriculture and manufacture by Al Crego et al. Other important reference that document the database is A cross-country database for sector investment and capital by Donal Larson et al.
This database contains data for up to 63 countries for 1948-1992, depending on the country, on:
Agricultural Capital, Agricultural Sector Deflator, Agricultural Fixed Capital, Agricultural Fixed Investment, Value of Livestock Capital, Manufacturing Fixed Capital, Manufacturing Fixed Investment, Economy-Wide Fixed Capital Deflator, Economy-Wide Fixed Capital, Economy-Wide Fixed Investment, and Orchard CapitalTo access the database from Stata, type in the command window: