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
Do poor countries really get richer?
The Economist online - 9/19/2014 2:57:15 PM
But, says a new paper by two World Bank economists ... the bottom 20% of countries in 1960, over the subsequent fifty years, saw an average annual growth rate in real per-capita GDP of 2.2%. (The richest 20% only mustered 2.1%.) In fact, over the last ...
Could income tax changes hurt the economy?
The Christian Science Monitor - 9/20/2014 2:56:03 PM
We examine impacts on the expansion of the supply side of the economy and of potential Gross Domestic Product (GDP). This expansion could come in the form of a permanent increase in the annual growth rate ... Few if any tax real-world tax changes are ...
Egypt’s economy over three years of turmoil
Daily News Egypt - 9/20/2014 11:57:06 AM
The world ... economic growth rate to 3.5% by the end of the FY 2013/2014 and reduce the budget deficit to 10% of GDP. Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Kuwait pledged a total aid of $12bn in July 2013 in support of the government, to help the country boost ...
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 ...
Economies in Ebola-affected countries are stalling
Natural News - 9/20/2014 3:39:00 PM
(NaturalNews) In what may be an ominous warning for taxpayers in the U.S. and around the world, officials with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have said that, as the economies of more Ebola-affected countries ... Leone from a growth rate of 11.3 ...
Top 10 Countries By GDP real growth rate
Jagran Josh - 8/8/2010 11:54:12 PM
Following is the list of Top 10 Countries By GDP real growth rate as per CIA (Central Intelligence Agency), 2011. 1 Qatar 16.3 2 Paraguay 15.3 3 Singapore 14.5 4 Taiwan 10.8 5 India 10.4 6 China 10.3 7 Turkmenistan 9.2 8 Sri Lanka 9.1 9 The Republic Of ...
IMF predicts Britain's GDP growth rate will surge to 3.2% by year end
theguardian.com - 7/24/2014 2:03:09 PM
The lender of last resort, which is headed by former French finance minister Christine Lagarde, uprated the UK's outlook for GDP growth by 0.4 percentage points this year and 0.2 percentage points to 2.7% next year in its latest world economic outlook.
The End of the Emerging-Market Party
PROJECT SYNDICATE - 8/29/2013 11:53:46 PM
... growth in the main emerging countries’ nominal US dollar GDP growth was 20%. The three phenomena that boost nominal GDP – increases in real output, a rise in the relative price of exports, and real exchange-rate appreciation – do not operate ...
World Bank says global economy remains fragile: forecasts GDP growth at 2.4%
MercoPress - 1/17/2013 8:23:59 AM
Despite slow growth in high-income countries, prospects for the developing world remain solid (albeit between 1 and 2 percentage points slower than in the pre-crisis period). In order to regain those earlier faster growth rates, developing countries will ...
Somaliland: Which Wheel to Ride on in Order to Achieve Economic Growth?
Somalilandpress - 9/20/2014 3:10:22 PM
Economic growth represents the expansion of a country’s potential GDP (Gross Domestic Product ... In Somaliland, rural literacy rate is 47% while the urban literacy rate is 59% (World Bank 2013). It is obvious that illiteracy rate is still high and ...
Job Trends, March 2014 Issue: Stagnant GDP Growth Rates; Sluggish Employment Growth in Developing Countries
The World Bank - 4/16/2014 7:10:51 AM
Employment growth ... developing countries over the second quarter of 2013 as gross domestic product (GDP) growth rates stagnated. Employment growth took a modest hit, dropping to 0.9 percent, while the unemployment rate barely moved. Real wage growth ...
World Cup hosts score real GDP gains
The Economic Times - 6/2/2006 11:55:17 PM
An ETIG analysis compared the impact of the World Cup on the host countries' real GDP growth, while also comparing ... France, which hosted the 1998 edition, did see a higher GDP growth rate of 3.4% than the previous year's growth of 2.3%.
CHART OF THE DAY: The Stock Market Is Not The Economy Anywhere In The World
The Business Insider - 11/6/2013 6:28:33 PM
The stock market and the economy are not the same thing. They may be related, but their growth rates differ ... Lower-Growth World," the authors examined long-run equity market returns and real GDP growth for 46 countries and found the correlation to ...
For Poor Countries, China Is No Model
Wall Street Journal - 9/19/2014 7:29:16 PM
Under pressure from citizens rightly impatient for progress, too many leaders in these countries ... growth and spark more turmoil. Already, tariffs, quotas, export bans and even outright expropriation have started to stall global trade growth. In 2013 ...
US Will Be the World's Third Largest Economy: Citi
CNBC - 2/25/2011 8:14:18 AM
CNBC.com "We expect strong growth in the world economy until 2050, with average real GDP growth rates of 4.6 percent per annum until ... "China should overtake the US to become the largest economy in the world by 2020, then be overtaken by India by 2050 ...