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
Greek FinMin: Positive Growth Rate in Third Quarter of 2014
Greek Reporter Greece - 10/23/2014 2:52:43 PM
Greek Finance Minister Gikas Hardouvelis appeared optimistic over the country’s growth rate in the third quarter of the year. “After six years of continuous shrinking, the Greek economy is expected to have a positive real growth rate in the third ...
Economic Growth In US And Sub-Saharan Africa Allay 2015 Recession Fears
International Business Times - 10/23/2014 2:09:46 PM
The economic outlook for 2014 and 2015 by IMF sees a "robust regional expansion" with particular emphasis on the growth story of Nigeria. The IMF projects a GDP growth rate to ... was because the world GDP growth is uneven, with some countries having ...
GDP revised, says FNB’s Motinga … as agriculture takes a knock and construction grows
New Era - 10/23/2014 7:14:35 AM
WINDHOEK – Daniel Motinga, Consulting Economist at First National Bank (FNB) Namibia, has announced that the Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) Global Markets research report for Sub-Saharan African countries ... quarterly numbers, GDP growth for the first ...
Will the Rest of the World Drag Down the U.S. Economy?
Taking Note - 10/23/2014 12:43:52 PM
Growth ... interest rates. In the past five years, the Fed has tended to overestimate the strength of the economy. Clearly then, the danger of raising rates too soon is greater than the risk of waiting and watching for signs of real recovery before ...
The world’s biggest economic problem
The Economist online - 10/23/2014 10:13:32 AM
THE world economy is not in good shape ... in return, those countries should accelerate structural reforms. Germany, which can borrow money at negative real interest rates, could spend more building infrastructure at home. That would help, but not be ...
How to unlock growth in Jamaica
Jamaica Observer - 10/22/2014 6:18:30 AM
Although so-called "tax expenditures" were significant, with 2011 recording $69 billion, or nearly six per cent of GDP ... growth rate. Today marks the beginning of an IMF/World Bank conference, "Unlocking Growth in the Caribbean". In the 2011 World Bank ...
Bank of England keeps interest rates steady amid pessimism about global economy
FOX News - 10/22/2014 9:10:18 AM
The decision comes days after the bank's chief economist signaled he's gloomy about the economy despite a growth rate that is the envy of many G-7 countries. Andrew Haldane says global uncertainty and stagnant wage growth made him believe interest rates ...
Global economy headed for massive crisis, warns widely respected Geneva Report
Natural News - 10/22/2014 3:12:23 AM
(NaturalNews) A respected report that summarizes the world economic outlook ... policymakers and lawmakers in several countries for failing to find ways to boost growth by capitalizing on historic low interest rates, all the while stunting lending for ...
Oil slump could have growth implications for GCC
Gulf News - 10/22/2014 6:32:49 AM
the overall real GDP growth for GCC is projected to be 4.4 per cent this year, largely on account of restrained oil production in the face of ample global supplies and tepid growth in demand. “Although oil prices have dropped below $100/b, GCC countries ...
Namibia: FNB Revises GDP Outlook
AllAfrica - 10/22/2014 6:47:08 AM
FNB Namibia yesterday revised its GDP outlook. Daniel Motinga, consulting economist at FNB has announced that the RMB Global Markets research report for Sub Saharan African countries for ... most of the other sector growth rates were revised upwards.
China's economy suffers its worst quarter since the financial crisis
KSPR abc33 - 10/21/2014 2:44:56 AM
The government has said it's willing to accept a slightly slower rate ... China's GDP growth remains the most comprehensive gauge of the country's economic health -- an important number to watch as the government works to reform the world's second-largest ...
China economy grows at slowest pace in 5 years
The News & Observer - 10/21/2014 5:00:57 AM
The world's No. 2 economy ... growth in industrial production was largely stable, with a rate of 8.5 percent year-on-year in the first three quarters, down 0.3 point from the first half, the National Bureau of Statistics reported. Investment in factories ...
Former premier of Armenia calls on the government to change methodology of GDP calculation
arminfo.info - 10/23/2014 1:41:08 PM
He said in the parliament today that at present 200 leading economists of the world have ... in office, 7% GDP growth was fixed in the country. "The economy grew by 7,2% in 2012, while deflator was reduced to 5%, and the inflation rates grew up to 6% ...
IMF cuts Africa growth forecast amid Ebola virus, insecurity
Businessday - 10/21/2014 7:59:54 AM
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) reduced its growth forecast in sub-Saharan Africa because of the outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa and violence in at least five other countries, reports Bloomberg. Africa’s economy will expand 5 ...
Asia-Pacific leads world in wealth growth: Report
Live Mint - 10/23/2014 1:19:39 PM
Singapore: The Asia-Pacific’s population of high networth individuals (HNWIs) expanded 17.3% last year, compared with 13.5% in the rest of the world ... experienced the lowest growth rate in 2013 when compared with the other countries in this region.