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
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 ...
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 ...
Wall Street Breakfast: EU Cuts Eurozone GDP Growth Forecast
Seeking Alpha - 5/3/2016 6:57:04 AM
The GDP of ... giving the country membership into the club of developed economies with ever-falling interest rates. "Quarterly data...together with ongoing very subdued growth in labor costs and very low cost pressures elsewhere in the world, point to ...
Does foreign aid boost economic growth?
weforum.org - 5/3/2016 11:43:24 AM
Using a sample of 35 countries that crossed the IDA threshold from below between 1987 and 2010, we find that a 1% increase in the aid-to-GNI ratio raises the annual real per capita short term GDP growth rate by 0.031 percentage points. The mean aid-to-GNI ...
Germany's GDP Growth Forecast Revised Down to 1.6% in 2016
bilbaoya.com - 5/3/2016 11:29:05 AM
The European Commission forecast on Tuesday that the rate ... slower growth in countries like China, and political uncertainly in many parts of the world that could have an immediate impact on Europe. For the European Union as a whole, the GDP was forecast ...
Why India’s Sharp Growth Picture Is Actually Fuzzy
The Wall Street Journal - 5/3/2016 6:49:54 AM
But as with most developing countries, where official statistics can be dicey even when they aren’t showing world-beating growth, India’s economy defies ... Handle with care. GDP in India, “much more than in other economies, is more an estimate ...
ICT Investment can help fuel South Africa’s GDP growth
IT News Africa - 5/3/2016 7:32:51 AM
The lower economic growth outcomes and ... is nowhere close to what the country needs for a significant impact meeting its own universal access goals. Quantifying the impact of ICT investment on GDP According to Statistics South Africa, the ICT sector ...
IMF retains India growth forecast at 7.5% for 2016, 2017
Financial Express - 5/3/2016 10:03:11 AM
India’s growth momentum is expected to be underpinned by private consumption, which has benefited from lower energy prices and higher real incomes ... the fastest-growing large economy in the world, with GDP expected to increase by 7.5 per cent this ...
Sailing in choppy waters: Asia is in for turbulent times, structural reforms are key to growth
Economic Times - 5/3/2016 7:47:10 AM
The global recovery has been weaker than expected, on top of which world ... Asia's growth is slowing slightly, in line with the rest of the global economy. According to the latest IMF Asia-Pacific Regional Economic Outlook (www.imf.org/delhi), real GDP ...
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 ...
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 ...
UBS raises China 2016 GDP growth forecast
Daily Croton - 4/23/2016 7:59:02 AM
The 6.7 growth rate was ... in the country is picking up pace, which would eventually lead to recovery in the economy". Investec Wealth and Investment head of investment strategy John Wyn-Evans says the new GDP data has generated "no real surprises".
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 ...
China's Slowing Growth Rate is Relative
Economy Watch - 5/2/2016 5:06:42 PM
but even at around 6 percent over the coming decade the massive Chinese economy can still grow at two to three times the rate of the world economy as a whole. India is on the way back towards its growth potential, upwards of 8 percent over the next decade ...
Climate-Driven Water Scarcity Could Hit Economic Growth by Up to 6 Percent in Some Regions, Says World Bank
The World Bank - 5/3/2016 7:14:22 PM
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 ...