Other Financial Statement Details
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Dec. 30, 2017
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Note 6: Other Financial Statement Details
PROPERTY, PLANT AND EQUIPMENT
Substantially all of our depreciable property, plant and equipment assets were depreciated over the following estimated useful lives: machinery and equipment, 2 to 5 years, and buildings, 10 to 25 years. There are no construction in progress assets held in safe state as of December 30, 2017 (approximately $2.2 billion as of December 31, 2016).
Net property, plant and equipment by country at the end of each period was as follows:
OTHER ACCRUED LIABILITIES
Other accrued liabilities include deferred compensation liabilities of $1.7 billion as of December 30, 2017 ($1.5 billion as of December 31, 2016).
Advertising costs, including direct marketing costs, recorded within MG&A expenses were $1.4 billion in 2017 ($1.8 billion in 2016 and $1.8 billion in 2015).
GAINS (LOSSES) ON EQUITY INVESTMENTS, NET
The components of gains (losses) on equity investments, net for each period were as follows:
INTEREST AND OTHER, NET
The components of interest and other, net for each period were as follows:
Interest expense in the preceding table is net of $313 million of interest capitalized in 2017 ($135 million in 2016 and $258 million in 2015).