Definition: This entry gives GDP growth on an annual basis adjusted for inflation and expressed as a percent.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: GDP - real growth rate map
Russian GDP Growth at 1.6% as Economy Weakest Since 2009
Bloomberg - 5/17/2013 2:15:36 PM
Russia’s economy grew at the weakest pace since 2009 in the first quarter as the euro area’s longest recession hurt demand for commodity exports and investment at companies including OAO Gazprom cooled. Gross domestic product rose 1.6 ...
Economic Growth in Foreign Regions and U.S. Export Growth
econintersect.com - 5/20/2013 2:23:22 AM
 The United States has four large export markets—Asia, Europe, Canada, and Mexico—and an increase in the share of U.S. export goods to any given region usually is associated with an increase in the real GDP growth rate in that region.
As Japan Courts Growth, Europe Keeps Up Its Love Affair With Austerity
New York Times - 5/16/2013 11:56:36 PM
Even as Europe fell deeper into what just became its longest recession since World War II, Japan posted an unexpectedly robust growth rate of 3.5 percent under ... consumption also have risen. “The real economy is responding,” said Adam ...
DAWN Group - 5/13/2013 2:38:49 AM
Sectors like tourism and real estate had been the hardest hit by the ... as many investors are waiting for the loan to have a clear view on the future of the country’s economy. With the low growth rate, it is feared that unemployment will continue ...
JIM O'NEILL: I've Found Myself Asking 2 Questions About The Economy I Didn't Expect To
The Business Insider - 5/18/2013 5:42:00 PM
Jim O'Neill economist and former chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management That time period, which coincidentally spans my professional career, has seen the global economy increase by approximately 3.4pc per annum in purchasing power parity terms.
The problem with poor countries’ GDP
Today Online - 5/16/2013 8:07:32 PM
The answer depends, in part, on how we measure growth ... in terms of GDP, depending on which authority you consult. It is not only the relative rankings that differ. Sometimes, one source will show a country growing by several percentage points, and ...
UPDATE 4-Mexico annual growth slows sharply, govt cuts forecast
Reuters - 5/17/2013 6:40:27 PM
After the data the government lowered its 2013 growth forecast to 3.1 percent from 3.5, citing the weak figures. First-quarter growth was crimped by economic weakness in the United States, Mexico's main trading partner. Early Easter holidays ...
Euro Zone vs. U.S. Economic Growth
Wall Street Journal - 5/15/2013 5:09:46 PM
The euro zone remains mired in recession, even as other parts of the world experience at least modest growth. “The euro zone remains the weakest link in the world economy,” ING economist Peter Vanden Houte wrote in a research note.
UAE economic growth accelerates to 4.4% in 2012
arabianbusiness.com - 5/19/2013 1:01:38 PM
Economic growth in the United Arab Emirates accelerated to 4.4 percent in inflation-adjusted terms in 2012 from a downwardly revised 3.9 percent the previous year as activity picked up across all sectors, its statistics office said on Sunday.
Hungary’s Unexpected Growth Won’t Stop Rate Cuts
Wall Street Journal - 5/16/2013 7:46:04 PM
MISKOLC, Hungary–Hungary’s sharply falling consumer price inflation and stronger-than-expected first-quarter economic growth won’t discourage the central bank from cutting interest rates, the bank’s top executives said Thursday.
Japan GDP trumps expectations under Abenomics
CNN - 5/16/2013 12:47:54 AM
Japan's economy kicked into high gear during the first quarter as policymakers worked to combat decades of falling prices and spur growth. Japan's economy expanded at an annual rate of 3.5% ... bolster hopes that the country's economic outlook ...
The World's 5 Most Debt-Ridden Countries
The Motley Fool - 5/18/2013 6:10:38 PM
Investors beware: These lagging leaders may not be the countries you expected. No. 5: Ireland, 122% Debt/GDP Kicking things off in fifth place is Ireland, one of the hardest-hit nations in the recession. The crisis slammed the country's GDP and ...
UAE growth at fastest rate since 2006
Peninsula - 5/19/2013 8:25:27 PM
DUBAI: Economic growth in the United Arab Emirates accelerated to 4.4 percent in inflation-adjusted terms in 2012, the fastest clip since 2006, as activity picked up across all sectors, its statistics office said yesterday. Robust oil prices as well as ...
Central banks saved world economy, now beware the fallout: IMF
Reuters - 5/16/2013 9:40:35 PM
In its most detailed survey so far of the dramatic measures taken to counter the damage from the 2007-2009 financial crisis, International Monetary Fund staff repeated earlier assessments that the steps had worked but face diminishing returns.
Improve economic model to forecast GDP: Abhijit Sen
The Hindu - 5/19/2013 6:42:15 AM
However, the fiscal stimulus measures of the government post global economic crisis of 2008-09, when the economic growth fell to 6.7 per cent, helped India expand by 8.4 ... bank has been doing it over time and it may take softening of inflation ...