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
Turkey’s 2014 GDP Below Official Expectations
Wall Street Journal - 4/1/2015 10:02:45 AM
Turkey’s economy was also hit by a war of words between President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the central bank over monetary policy, as government officials pressed for lower interest rates to boost growth ... to transform the country’s parliamentary ...
Beneath China’s GDP Slowdown
Brookings - 3/31/2015 9:56:46 AM
For the first time since the 1998 Asian financial crisis, GDP growth missed the government’s target, while registering the lowest rate of growth since 1990, when the country remained under international sanctions following the Tiananmen Square massacre.
Japan debt/GDP to worsen from 2023 even with strong growth - sources
Yahoo News - 4/1/2015 7:53:54 AM
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese lawmakers' calculations show that the country's mammoth debt burden will start to worsen in less than a decade even under optimistic growth assumptions, as ultra-low interest rates begin ... debt-to-GDP will start to rise after ...
Economic Outlook: More Slow Growth but Labor Scarcity
news.morningstar.com - 3/30/2015 10:15:16 PM
The most damaging demonstration of rising real wages ... As the economy improved and agricultural commodities and oil surged in 2011 on world instability, there was a brief spike in commodity prices. Since then, slowing world growth rates have caused ...
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 ...
International Investors Fuel Panama City Real Estate Growth
NuWire Investor - 3/31/2015 1:17:12 PM
The tides of Panama City’s real estate ... are driving the growth. While many countries are still struggling in the wake of the global economic crisis, Panama’s economy grew 6 percent in 2014. Although down from the double-digit rates of a few years ...
China Admits Economy Is Hurting
chinatopix.com - 3/31/2015 5:17:36 AM
China has admitted that its economy is hurting with the country's growth rate experiencing a rough slowdown that significantly needs a major intervention. According to China's top banker, Zhou Xiaochan, the country's economy has tumbled 'a bit too much' as ...
Tourism outstripping growth in most other sectors
malaysiasun.com - 3/31/2015 2:32:57 AM
demonstrating the sector's enduring ability to generate economic growth and create jobs at a faster rate than the global economy, which is expected to grow by 2.9 percent in 2015. World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) in its annual report released Monday ...
Jacob Lew Criticizes China for Not Opening Up Economy -- 2nd Update
NASDAQ - 3/31/2015 7:47:55 AM
China needs to remain committed to liberalizing its economy ... rate, barriers to foreign technology, poor intellectual property rights protection, cybercrime and cross-border investment controls as harming global growth and potentially derailing the ...
Economy can grow on diversity
Deccan Herald - 3/31/2015 6:53:39 PM
Unemployment rate is alarming in the West, European nations and in developing countries. Series of financial stimulus rolled out by both developed and developing nations has little impact on growth which ... Share in world economy British Economic ...
GLOBAL ECONOMY-Weak demand in Asia calls for more stimulus
Reuters - 4/1/2015 6:28:00 AM
Three separate surveys of China's factory and services sectors released on Wednesday showed stubborn weakness in the world's second-biggest economy, putting the government's newly minted growth target ... confirmation that the real economy is now tracking ...
We are guided by international standards – GSS
Ghana Web - 3/31/2015 3:04:35 PM
The GSS made this statement in reaction to a lecture by Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, in which he highlighted certain flaws in the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and inflation data ... an Economist questioned why the real growth rates for indirect taxes are equal ...
U.K. top-performing in West as 2014 GDP revised up
Market Watch - 3/31/2015 4:48:58 AM
This rosier picture of Britain's economic health comes as an unexpected boon for the government ahead of a general election in May, as the median forecast by analysts was the ONS would leave GDP growth rates unchanged. Recent polls show Prime Minister ...
Job Trends, March 2014 Issue: Stagnant GDP Growth Rates; Sluggish Employment Growth in Developing Countries
The World Bank - 4/16/2014 7:10:51 AM
Employment growth ... developing countries over the second quarter of 2013 as gross domestic product (GDP) growth rates stagnated. Employment growth took a modest hit, dropping to 0.9 percent, while the unemployment rate barely moved. Real wage growth ...
Canada’s economy shrank less than expected in January
Business Recorder - 3/31/2015 7:58:04 PM
OTTAWA: The Canadian economy shrank less than foreseen in January, Statistics Canada data showed on Tuesday, a report that reinforced economists' expectations that the central bank will hold interest rates steady ... suggests modest growth in the first ...