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, 2014See also: GDP - real growth rate map
World Growth: Mediocre Or Pathetic?
Seeking Alpha - 5/5/2016 1:18:15 AM
Because PPP puts larger weights on emerging markets and because these countries have shown faster ... a very different picture of the state of the world economy. Below, I plot world real GDP growth rates (smoothed by taking a 7-year centered average ...
Water scarcity may knock 6% off GDP: World Bank
CNBC - 5/3/2016 7:07:13 PM
Countries that mismanage their water supplies ... those effects could cause gross domestic product (GDP) growth rates to decline by as much as 6 percent by the year 2050, the World Bank says. Cost of not acting on climate change $44 trillion: Citi Global ...
WB lowers forecast for Uzbekistan’s GDP growth in 2016
Trend - 5/6/2016 7:14:59 AM
The World Bank (WB) has lowered the forecast for Uzbekistan's GDP growth from 7.5 percent to ... The volume of export from the country will decrease by 2.8 percent in 2016, as the growth in the volume of gold and service export won't be able to offset ...
Much ado about growth forecasts
opinion.bdnews24.com - 5/6/2016 5:27:36 AM
Hence, the government is the sole provider of national accounts data in about every country of the world ... actual estimates. When the final estimates are published by the appropriate authorities, these will be accepted as the true data. The GDP growth ...
Understanding the relationship between growth and employment in Nigeria
Brookings - 5/5/2016 6:21:53 PM
Nigeria has maintained remarkable growth over the last decade, recording an average growth rate of 6.8 percent ... However, given the country’s high population, per capita GDP was only $2,980 in 2013, ranking 131st in the world compared to South Africa ...
Steady GDP growth calms global concerns
China Daily Europe - 5/5/2016 11:29:42 PM
China's 6.7 percent growth in the first quarter, announced by the National Bureau of Statistics ... only country to receive an upgrade in a document that lowered its projection for global growth from 3.4 percent in January to 3.2 percent. The World Bank's ...
Why slower Chinese growth shouldn’t be a big worry
Market Watch - 5/5/2016 1:28:24 PM
China has grown to become the second-largest economy in the world and the law of large numbers is in its way. In the first quarter, it reported 4.5% real GDP growth, the lowest since 2010. In order to reach the annualized rate of 6.7%, growth in the next ...
Real Exchange Rates and European Adjustment
The Opinion Pages The New York Times - 5/4/2016 12:18:00 PM
I take as my dependent variable the change in the current account as a percentage of GDP, also from 2008 to 2015, from the IMF World ... countries like Greece that are more locally focused. In any case, the raw correlation between real exchange rates ...
Top 10 Countries By GDP real growth rate
Jagran Josh - 9/21/2011 11:55:54 PM
Following is the list of Top 10 Countries By GDP real growth rate as per latest CIA (Central Intelligence Agency) fact report. Rank Country GDP - real growth rate (%) 1 South Sudan 24.7 2 Sierra Leone 13.3 3 Turkmenistan 12.2 4 Paraguay 12 5 Macau 11.9 6 ...
Labour market conditions improve as real GDP growth picks up in Cyprus, EU Commission forecasts
parikiaki.com - 5/4/2016 11:42:13 AM
The strong growth in the tourist sector observed in 2015 has extended into the first part of 2016, benefiting from geopolitical tensions in neighbouring countries ... emerged from recession in 2015, with real GDP growth reaching 1.6%.
Climate change will cost East Asia 6% of its GDP
weforum.org - 5/4/2016 3:16:57 PM
A report from the World Bank on climate change, water and the economy predicts that some regions could see growth rates decline by as much as 6% of GDP by 2050 ... He recommends that countries take steps to better manage water resources.
Analysts split after slowing GDP growth
FT Adviser - 5/5/2016 10:07:58 AM
Slowing UK GDP growth in the first quarter of the year has divided economists, with some blaming the country’s EU referendum and ... employment growth has run its course. The real effective exchange rate remains uncompetitive and its recent fall won ...
Fitch: Global Credit Growth Up in 2015; Weak Credit Prospects Do Not Reduce Macro-Prudential Risks
Financial Content - 5/5/2016 8:34:55 AM
Credit in the developed world achieved positive growth for the third year in a row in 2015, rising to 2.5%, the fastest rate since 2008 ... The number of MPI 3 EM countries remains stable at six. The number of countries in which real private credit ...
How to Calculate the Annual Growth Rate for Real GDP
The Motley Fool - 10/1/2015 4:02:33 AM
As such, it's worth knowing what the headline statistic -- the annual growth rate in real GDP ... you can produce GDP estimates for California, the European Union, or even the world. In practice, the most widely reported GDP data are country-level ...
Water scarcity to cost growth, spark conflict, migration: World Bank
Economic Times - 5/4/2016 8:07:28 AM
"Water scarcity is a major threat to economic growth and stability around the world, and climate change is making the problem worse," said World Bank President Jim Yong Kim. "If countries ... growth rates decline by as much as six per cent of GDP by ...