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
Taiwan's 2014 GDP growth highest in 3 years: Standard Chartered
Taiwan News - 11/1/2014 12:33:11 PM
Taipei, Nov. 1 (CNA) Taiwan's 2014 gross domestic product (GDP ... country's exports, have been riding the wave of rising demand for high-tech gadgets, in particular the two new iPhones unveiled by Apple Inc. in September. In the third quarter, Taiwan's ...
Economy-boosting steps taken by the world's central banks, at a glance
Fox Business - 10/31/2014 5:27:52 PM
It's been a busy week for some of the world's ... anemic economic growth and ward off deflation. The bank has kept its benchmark rate near zero. Other policies: The Bank of Japan will triple its purchases of exchange-traded funds and real estate investment ...
What China’s real growth figures tell us about stocks
Money Week - 10/31/2014 2:07:26 PM
Back in 2007, Li Keqiang – then a Communist Party secretary described his own country’s figures as “man-made ... Diana Choyleva at Lombard Street Research. She puts real GDP growth in China at not 7.6%, but 5.1% and expects it to “slow further ...
Economic growth remains vigorous
Yakima Herald - 11/1/2014 8:29:49 AM
WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy powered its way to a solid annual growth rate of 3.5 percent from July through September, outpacing most of the developed world and appearing on ... purchases with helping pull the country out of the worst downturn since ...
China's October Factory Growth Unexpectedly Hits 5-Month Low: Official PMI
NDTV - 11/1/2014 4:40:45 AM
Beijing: China's factory activity unexpectedly fell to a five-month low in October as firms fought slowing orders and rising costs in the cooling economy, reinforcing views that the country's ... 15 percent of its growth from the real estate sector.
Growth in the New Climate Economy
Council on Foreign Relations - 10/31/2014 4:44:55 PM
But a recent report, “The New Climate Economy ... individual country’s shift to a low-carbon growth path (boosting energy efficiency, for example) will not produce an economic slowdown; such an effort might even lead to higher growth rates than ...
Nabiullina Dooms Economy With Higher Rates as Ruble Falls
Bloomberg - 10/31/2014 5:49:20 PM
The Bank of Russia, which unexpectedly raised its key rate today ... that economic growth will be “close to zero” this quarter and the following three months. Nabiullina has been on the defensive as she’s tried to steady an economy on the brink ...
China's October factory growth unexpectedly hits five-month low: official PMI
Reuters - 10/31/2014 9:16:56 PM
Analysts polled by Reuters had forecast a reading of 51.2. Underscoring the challenges facing the world's second-largest ... to weigh on the Chinese economy, which derives about 15 percent of its growth from the real estate sector.
Bank of Japan redoubles efforts to revive economy
Times Union - 10/31/2014 3:23:11 AM
By injecting more money into the economy, the government hopes to raise expectations of higher inflation and thereby encourage people to spend and fuel growth ... is shrinking as birth rates decline. Across the world, investors responded by pouring ...
Mortgage Rates Below 4%: Sparking a Boom or Just a Boomlet?
realestate.aol.com - 10/25/2014 8:02:19 AM
The average 30-year mortgage rate nationwide that week breached the 4-percent threshold and hit 3.97 percent from 4.12 percent the previous week. It was the lowest level since June 2013. Deepening concern over the health of the world economy compelled ...
China manufacturing growth falls in October
Highlands Today - 11/1/2014 4:26:26 AM
BEIJING (AP) — China's manufacturing growth ... economy continues to produce jobs. The World Bank has warned that growth could decline to close to 7 percent next year, saying Beijing needs to promote competition and efficiency by reforming its labor and ...
China is Right to Slow Economy
Live Trading News - 11/1/2014 6:06:39 AM
While the US Europe and Japan keep on talking up the economy and stimulating everything, China outplayed them by doing nothing. The Chinese have allowed their economy to retreat to a sustainable level in line with real global growth, US Europe and Japan ...
Staying on the Reform Path Critical to Restoring Growth and Stability in Ukraine
The World Bank - 10/3/2014 6:55:21 AM
Kyiv, October 2, 2014 – Recent trends point to a sharper decline in real GDP in 2014 and a ... In a Special Focus note, the World Bank outlined the importance of structural reforms to increase productivity and jumpstart growth. Macroeconomic and ...
Kenya pulls in brands but growth path still rocky
Arab News - 10/31/2014 6:25:08 PM
NAIROBI: Kenya, like other nations on a continent that boasts some of the fastest growth rates in the world ... poor in a country where around 40 percent live below the poverty line, broadly defined as those living below $1.25 a day. The economy has ...
World Bank says China's growth to slow down to 7.4 per cent
The Economic Times - 10/6/2014 6:33:18 PM
BEIJING: China may miss the official target of 7.5 per cent GDP growth rate ... Shetty, World Bank's Chief Economist in East Asia and Pacific Region, adding, the slowdown in economic growth of China will not have a dramatic impact on other countries.