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
Japan’s October-December GDP growth downgraded to annualized 0.7%
Japan Times - 3/10/2014 7:11:47 AM
Japan’s economy grew an annualized 0.7 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 in inflation-adjusted terms, downgraded from preliminary data due mainly to a downward revision to corporate capital spending, the government said Monday. The October ...
Low Interest Rates Will Stimulate GDP Growth, Says Expert
The FINANCIAL - 3/9/2014 11:47:58 PM
This will cause the reduction of import from foreign countries and stimulate the production of goods that can be made in our country,” he said. “The share of small and medium-sized businesses is about 15-20%, the rest is made up by big business.
KINGDOM 'TO SEE GDP EXPAND BY 12PC'
Gulf Daily News - 3/10/2014 1:56:49 AM
The GCC has benefited from some of the world's strongest growth rates since the financial crisis hit in 2008, with real GDP growing 24pc over the five years to last year. However, rapidly rising populations in GCC countries have made continuous economic ...
Can Africa Hit And Hold A 7% GDP Growth Rate Year-On-Year?
Seeking Alpha - 3/7/2014 12:30:18 PM
At the recent economic forum to thrash out a new partnership model between Africa and France, Donald Kaberuka, President of the African Development Bank (ADB), said that if Africa could find ways of financing and developing improved infrastructure, the ...
Bahrain’s GDP set to expand 12pc
tradearabia.com - 3/10/2014 3:37:02 AM
If this results in lower oil prices it could expose fiscal vulnerability amongst ... However, rapidly rising populations in GCC countries have made continuous economic growth essential to maintain living standards. Between 2008 and 2013, the population ...
India Vision 2020: Growth and Welfare
The Economic Times - 3/10/2014 7:04:37 AM
Elections are still six months away, but the election battle has been joined. More importantly, parties are formulating their manifestos and trying to refine a vision that they can present to the voters. It is therefore timely for those of us with a ...
Non-oil sectors biggest contributors to UAE growth in 2013: Al Mansoori
Emirates247 - 3/10/2014 11:29:29 AM
Non-oil sectors were biggest contributors to the UAE growth in 2013, said Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, Minister of Economy. He said some growth rates reached 7 per cent in some sectors, which reflects the UAE’s success in diversifying its ...
GDP Growth: USA, Europe, World and BRICS economies
Inside Futures - 3/8/2014 8:47:13 AM
The 1 st part of the HyperVolatility End of the Year Report 2013 examines the performances ... The overall weak Western European GDP growth performances contrast with figures coming from the rest of the world where many economies expanded at a higher ...
China's 7.5 percent GDP growth target is flexible: finance minister
Win 98.5 - 3/6/2014 12:21:21 AM
BEIJING (Reuters) - It is all right for China to slightly miss the government's 7.5 percent economic growth ... growth rate. Some analysts had welcomed the 7.5 percent goal as a sign that Beijing will keep the world's second-biggest economy ...
‘GDP’, by Diane Coyle
Financial Times - 3/9/2014 5:35:44 PM
Around 1950, real GDP per head was much higher in North America than in western Europe and much higher in western Europe than in the Soviet Union. Whatever one thought of how western governments or their citizens chose to spend their incomes, a rational ...
MidEast Trends: Proactive Economic Growth Needed to Sustain Rising Population
Arabian Gazette - 3/9/2014 10:19:05 AM
With population growth in the Middle East outpacing the rest of the world, local economies must grow just to maintain living standards, according to a new report by ICAEW. In its latest quarterly Economic Insight report, the accountancy and ...
U.S. growth rate recovering, below historic norms
Midland Daily News - 3/9/2014 10:54:52 AM
the U.S. economy is recovering but at a growth rate far below historical norms, both in GDP growth and job growth. GDP is forecast to grow by roughly 2.7 percent in 2014. If achieved, predicted U.S. GDP growth in 2014 will again be below the average annual ...
Developed World Could be Hit Hard if EM Stumbles — Morgan Stanley
Wall Street Journal - 3/7/2014 5:27:58 AM
Plenty of ink has been spilled about how developments in the advanced economies affect what’s happening in emerging Asia – through the Fed taper, for example, or demand for Asia’s exports. In a new study, Morgan Stanley is turning the ...
Shadow banking the biggest threat to China's economy
South China Morning Post - 3/9/2014 6:18:41 PM
The US Federal Reserve's decision to exit from so-called "quantitative easing" - its massive monthly purchases of long-term assets - is stoking fears of a hard economic landing in China. But the country's strong economic fundamentals mean ...
Bank of Canada cautious on growth, warning Ukraine tensions are stoking global uncertainty
Financial Post - 3/5/2014 9:15:14 PM
OTTAWA — Canada’s economy has been performing ever so slightly above its weight, providing, for now, a glimmer of hope that sustainable growth may finally be taking hold. What they are paying attention to is global turmoil. The standoff ...