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 ...
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 ...
Much ado about growth forecasts
opinion.bdnews24.com - 5/5/2016 6:33:13 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 ...
World Bank warns area covering two-thirds of world population at risk of growth slowdown
CITY A.M. - 5/3/2016 7:57:19 PM
Water shortages could knock as much as six per cent off the size of the world’s largest ... into slower growth that cloud economic prospects. “Some regions could see their growth rates decline by as much as six per cent of GDP by 2050 as a result ...
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 ...
Water shortage could cost some regions 6% of GDP: World Bank
Live Mint - 5/3/2016 7:50:10 PM
These regions could see their growth rates decline by as much as 6% of GDP by 2050 due to water-related ... economic growth and stability around the world, and climate change is making the problem worse. If countries do not take action to better manage ...
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%.
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 ...
IMF outlook for 2016: Philippine growth seen fastest in Asean
Philstar - 5/4/2016 11:56:32 AM
Retaining its growth forecast under the April 2016 World Economic Outlook (WEO), the IMF pegged the GDP growth ... supported by rising real incomes, especially in commodity importers, and supportive macroeconomic policies in many countries,” Rhee said.
Climate-Driven Water Scarcity Could Hit Economic Growth by Up to 6 Percent in Some Regions, Says World Bank
The World Bank - 5/4/2016 10:52:06 AM
WASHINGTON, May, 3 2016 – Water scarcity, exacerbated by climate change, could cost some regions up to 6 percent of their GDP ... to improve their growth rates by up to 6 percent with better water resource management. In the world’s extremely dry ...
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 ...
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 ...
Climate-driven water scarcity could hit economic growth by 6% in some regions - World Bank
World Stage - 5/3/2016 3:53:56 PM
These regions could see their growth rates decline by as much as 6 percent of GDP by 2050 due ... spikes in violence within countries, it says. "Water scarcity is a major threat to economic growth and stability around the world, and climate change is ...
China commends India’s GDP growth; says keen to invest more
The Tribune India - 4/24/2016 4:15:56 AM
China has complimented India for “doing a good job” in maintaining an impressive growth rate despite a global slowdown ... is key to protect the interest of developing countries and for recovery of the world economy. “We need to join hands in playing ...