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
Agencies continue to tweak India’s GDP growth forecast
Live Mint - 10/7/2015 6:25:45 AM
Earlier, on 30 June, data released by the Central Statistics ... its real GDP forecast for 2015-16 to 7.4%, Fitch Ratings has lowered India’s GDP growth estimate for the current fiscal to 7.5% from 7.8% on average monsoon, but said the country is poised ...
What the IMF Said About India’s Growth Outlook
The Wall Street Journal - 10/7/2015 10:21:59 AM
The International Monetary Fund cut its growth outlook for India for this fiscal year, but said the country is on track to remain the world’s fastest-growing ... modest cuts in the nominal policy rate, but said the real policy rate–the rate adjusted ...
Africa's GDP growth to slow to 3.7 pct this year: World Bank
Reuters - 10/6/2015 12:10:32 PM
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Economic growth is set to slow in Sub-Saharan Africa to 3.7 percent this year, its weakest pace since 2009, mainly due to the drop in commodity prices, the World Bank said ... to tighten interest rates in response.
IMF slashes India, global 2015 GDP forecast by 0.2% each
Money Control - 10/6/2015 10:26:09 PM
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has slashed the global gross domestic product (GDP) growth forecast for the year from 3.3 percent to 3.1 percent, it said in its World Economic Outlook ... out of a Federal Reserve rate hike. The IMF economist also ...
Pakistan’s GDP to grow by 4.5% in current fiscal year, WB forecasts
Pakistan Today - 10/6/2015 6:58:34 PM
GDP growth of Pakistan is much lesser than its neighbouring countries like India 7.3 percent, Bangladesh 6.5 percent and Sri Lanka 5.6 percent, the report added. In its South Asian Growth report, the World Bank ... India’s growth rate to 7.5 per cent ...
Global growth is weakest since the crisis, IMF says
CNN Money - 10/6/2015 5:25:30 PM
It blamed China's slowdown, low commodity prices, and the expected increase in U.S. interest rates ... slower growth than they're used to for the fifth year in row. "For this group of countries -- which now represents well over half of world GDP and ...
Sub-Saharan Africa's GDP growth to slow to 3.7% this year: World Bank
Economic Times - 10/6/2015 2:12:14 PM
NAIROBI: Economic growth is set to slow in Sub-Saharan Africa to 3.7 percent this year, its weakest pace since 2009, mainly due to the drop in commodity prices, the World Bank said on ... to tighten interest rates in response. Repeating long-standing ...
IMF Confirms Slower Global GDP Growth Targets in 2015 and 2016
24/7 Wall ST - 10/6/2015 11:34:45 AM
Now we have a confirmation that the IMF did in fact downgrade its global growth views ahead in the October version of the World Economic Outlook. There actually may be some good news here despite the direction of the move. Global GDP growth is moderate and ...
IMF, World Bank upbeat about Ghana's economy picking up from 2016
Modern Ghana - 10/7/2015 4:02:35 AM
The World Bank, in its Africa Pulse report, forecast almost 6% growth for Ghana from next year. The IMF has also put the country's growth at a little ... a few months ago,” Obstfeld adds. Global real GDP grew at 3.4 percent last year, and is forecast ...
Wealthy countries must bolster public spending to avoid global slump, says UN
The Guardian - 10/7/2015 9:17:33 AM
UN’s trade and investment arm says prospects for global growth look bleak unless developed countries can boost growth rates Rich countries must boost public spending and kickstart growth if the world is to ... the needs of the real economy and of society.”
World Bank tips Malawi on economic growth: Caution on subsidies splurge
Nyasa Times - 10/7/2015 7:30:11 AM
World Bank has tipped Malawi and other sub-Saharan Africa countries who are continuing ... domestic impediments to growth. Growth will slow in 2015 to 3.7 percent from 4.6 percent in 2014, reaching the lowest growth rate since 2009, according to new ...
Uncertainty, Complex Forces Weigh on Global Growth
International Monetary Fund - 10/6/2015 8:10:09 PM
“Despite considerable differences in country ... term growth marginally but nearly across the board. Moreover, downside risks to the world economy appear more pronounced than they did just a few months ago,” Obstfeld said. Global real GDP grew at ...
What Country has the Most Unsustainable Debt? (hint: not Greece)
Value Walk - 10/7/2015 11:04:56 AM
When a country ... GDP ratios of the world’s most representative economies. The size of each country on the map represents the level of debt — a larger size means a higher debt-to-GDP ratio. We also included a color coding to illustrate the GDP growth ...
Job Trends, March 2014 Issue: Stagnant GDP Growth Rates; Sluggish Employment Growth in Developing Countries
The World Bank - 4/10/2014 11:52:58 PM
Employment outcomes continued to show almost no improvement in most developing countries ... 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 ...
IMF ups Romania’s economic growth forecast, as global perspectives get weaker
Romania-Insider - 10/7/2015 8:20:17 AM
Romania will record an economic growth of 3.4% this year, followed by an advance of 3.9% in 2016, according to the autumn edition of the World ... rate was even in the first and second quarter, at 3.8%, in seasonally adjusted terms. In gross terms, the GDP ...