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
GDP growth cools to 2.6% annual rate in fourth quarter
Los Angeles Times - 1/31/2015 1:15:36 PM
Economic growth unexpectedly slowed sharply in the fourth quarter of last year to a modest 2.6% annual rate after a strong ... but still indicated the economy was growing at a solid pace as many nations around the world continue to struggle in the wake ...
Indian economy: Change in base year pushes FY14 GDP growth to 6.9%
The Indian Express - 1/31/2015 2:24:11 AM
“Real GDP ... Sen and the country’s chief statistician TCA Anant cautioned against comparison with the Chinese growth rate base don the new series. Its impact on the common man would be marginal. In absolute terms, the size of the economy declined ...
Reforms to buoy PH growth in the long term
Rappler - 1/31/2015 12:51:08 AM
High growth in business process outsourcing (BPO), telecommunications, and real estate do not have strong linkages in the economy, because these ... Spend to grow The World Bank expects the country to rebound this year with a full-year estimated growth ...
US economic growth decelerates to 2.6 percent in Q4
Big News Network - 1/31/2015 2:45:40 AM
the country's gross domestic product expanded at an annualized pace of 2.6 percent during the fourth quarter. The growth rate was below market expectations and marked a sharp decline from the third quarter real GDP of 5.0 percent. Third quarter witnessed ...
GDP: Back to Trend, Not Down the Drain
news.morningstar.com - 1/31/2015 12:04:01 PM
They've shifted from the timing of a Fed interest rate hike and an overheated U.S. economy, to slumping economic growth rates. As I suspected, the initial GDP estimate for the fourth quarter, which looks a tad conservative to me, was a real dose of cold water.
Wages slow on modest economic growth, weak productivity gains
Today - 1/31/2015 9:22:21 PM
SINGAPORE — Despite the tight labour market, wage growth has slowed sharply ... Lee Hsien Loong said that while the economy performed moderately well last year and real median incomes continued to rise, the country’s productivity performance was ...
Consumers fuel steady U.S. economy as rest of world struggles
St. Louis Post-Dispatch - 1/31/2015 4:54:31 AM
WASHINGTON • There’s a good reason the U.S. economy is impressing the world ... growth. During 2014, employers added an average of 246,000 jobs a month. That figure has remained above 200,000 for the past 11 months and has helped whittle the ...
Russia unexpectedly cuts key rate as economy eclipses ruble
The Telegraph - 1/31/2015 1:55:33 AM
“Cutting the rate by two percentage points will provide an opportunity to jumpstart lending to the real economy,” Nabiullina said ... of risks of accelerated consumer price growth and a cooling economy,” the central bank said in the statement.
Growth in World Per-Capita Real GDP to Continue
Seeking Alpha - 11/30/2008 3:23:23 AM
One of the broader, more upbeat events of recent years is the significant and dramatic increase in real GDP per-capita worldwide ... the IMF predicts that world real GDP will rebound to above-average growth rates of 4.2% (2010), 4.8% (2011), 4.8% (2012 ...
What Slowing Economy? US Consumers Are in a Mood to Spend
ABC News - 1/31/2015 12:04:01 PM
There's a good reason the U.S. economy is impressing the world right now despite a slowdown in the final three months of 2014: In a word, steadiness. Companies have been hiring at healthy rates for the ... to report weak profit growth.
Economy set to take off for 8-9 pc growth: Arun Jaitley
India TV - 1/22/2015 9:11:33 PM
The Minister said that 5.5 per cent growth is much below the real capacity of India ... During the current financial year, the country’s economy is expected to recover and clock a growth rate of 5.5 per cent. The world is showing interest in India ...
Falling commodity prices impact sub-Saharan Africa growth-IMF
en.starafrica.com - 1/31/2015 1:22:45 PM
The growth ... rate close to 5 percent, the region should have the second highest rate in the world in 2015, after Asia’s emerging countries,â€ Ms. Lagarde added while addressing Senegal lawmakers in Dakar. According to her, Senegal can revive its ...
The Moderate Voice - 1/31/2015 6:16:14 PM
we find no apparent correlation between cuts in the top tax rates and growth rates in real per capita GDP (Piketty, Saez, and Stantcheva, 2011). Countries that made large cuts in top tax rates such as the United Kingdom or the United States have not grown ...
SPEECH | Philippines can withstand headwinds in global economy
interaksyon.com - 1/31/2015 11:31:12 PM
In 2014, there were two themes that dominated the global operating environment – uneven global growth and divergent ... the productive sectors of the economy, while maintaining good credit standards. In addition, the country continued to sustain ...
IMF slices global growth forecast for 2015
CNBC - 1/20/2015 3:55:59 AM
Growth in China, on the other hand, is expected slow further to 6.8 percent as the world's second largest economy reorients towards consumption and away from the real estate sector ... downward revision of any other country, to a contraction of 3 percent ...