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
India can become world’s fifth-largest economy by decade’s end: Jim O’Neill
Reuters - 3/4/2015 5:42:28 AM
Jim O’Neill, who coined the term BRICs to highlight emerging economic powerhouses Brazil, Russia, India and China, said India’s budget lacked a “wow” factor but was good enough to push the country on a path of 8 percent growth or more “for a long ...
Australia GDP data set stage for rate cut
Euro2day - 3/4/2015 5:49:37 AM
"The soft growth ... one of the world's best performing economies. "Australia's economy picked up by less than expected in the fourth quarter, and worse is likely to be ahead, given that the effects of a significant deterioration in the country's terms ...
China rate cuts just the start as growth slows
Business Recorder - 3/3/2015 12:38:50 PM
The weekend's rate reduction comes as authorities contend with rising deflationary threats in the world's second-largest economy ... and the country "is ebbing ever closer to deflation", he added. "We are particularly worried that consumption growth ...
Canada’s Economy Expands at Faster-than-Expected Pace
Wall Street Journal - 3/3/2015 6:08:06 PM
Growth was faster than in the U.S., where GDP expanded at a 2.2% annualized rate in the fourth quarter. Avery Shenfeld, chief economist at CIBC World Markets ... an indicator of prices that a country gets for exports compared with what it pays for imports.
Morocco, Most Indebted Arab and African Country: McKinsey
moroccoworldnews.com - 3/3/2015 10:22:49 AM
The study says that countries starting the process of decreasing the percentage of debts (deleveraging) would require implausibly larges increases in real GDP growth or extremely deep fiscal adjustments. It added that to reduce government debt, countries ...
Uncertainty over Greece's economic future pushing country back toward recession
FOX News - 3/3/2015 2:33:22 PM
In the last three months of 2014, the Greek economy shrank by a quarterly rate of 0.4 percent ... one of the world's biggest travel companies, with extensive operations in Germany and the U.K., is finding strong growth in bookings. Noel Josephides ...
Growth in World Per-Capita Real GDP to Continue
Seeking Alpha - 11/30/2008 3:23:23 AM
One of the broader, more upbeat events of recent years is the significant and dramatic increase in real GDP per-capita worldwide ... the IMF predicts that world real GDP will rebound to above-average growth rates of 4.2% (2010), 4.8% (2011), 4.8% (2012 ...
Reducing e-Friction Delivers Economic Benefits and Speeds Growth
marketwired.com - 3/3/2015 3:44:57 PM
BARCELONA, SPAIN--(Marketwired - Mar 3, 2015) - Addressing the five main causes of "e-friction" can help countries realize greater economic and social benefits from the digital economy and spur growth ... than 80 percent of the world's population and ...
World markets care little about Chinese rate cut
Salt Lake Tribune - 3/2/2015 5:12:02 PM
London • World stock markets ... The interest rate paid on a one-year deposit was lowered by 0.25 point to 2.50 percent. The latest round of cuts follow tax reductions and other measures meant to prop up growth. The government cut business taxes last ...
What’s the right rate? Or, the case for monetary policy nihilism
Financial Times - 3/4/2015 5:42:28 AM
When it comes to central banking, we tend towards nihilism: the economy is far ... by wild swings in the rate of inflation rather than dramatic changes in the Fed’s overnight rate. A cross-country sample of average real growth and real rates also makes ...
Ethiopia Poised for Continued Growth
AllAfrica - 3/3/2015 8:28:17 AM
However, China's economy has recently slowed down with GDP growth at 7.4% over the whole year, the slowest rate since 1990 ... Ethiopia is forecasted to be the 6th most populous country in the world by 2050 and currently has a median age of 20 years ...
P-Noy and the economy
Philstar - 3/4/2015 4:23:43 AM
DEMAND AND SUPPLY By Boo Chanco (The Philippine Star) | Updated March 4, 2015 - 12:00am The claim is being made that it is wrong to call for P-Noy’s resignation and destabilize the country specially ... True, the high GDP growth rate is still far from ...
Good policing a must for economic growth
The Tribune India - 3/3/2015 7:26:51 PM
Empirical results show that crime has had a significant and negative effect on economic performance of the states CRIMINAL activity can drag the entire economy ... forces in the country. India experienced, on an average, a growth rate of about 5 per ...
Economy to double in-between elections 2015, 2019
Vanguard - 3/3/2015 12:35:50 AM
This indicates that the GDP would have almost doubled from this year’s size, all things being equal. The rebased real GDP at N82 trillion for 2013 ... is highly optimistic giving its forecast growth rate of 5.68 per cent as many negative developments ...
Serbia’s Economic Program Aims to Support Growth and Job Creation
International Monetary Fund - 3/3/2015 7:55:29 PM
With the fiscal consolidation, the central bank will be able to reduce interest rates, fostering credit for the economy ... countries? Murgasova: We have ample evidence that fiscal sustainability is essential for macroeconomic stability, sustained growth ...