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
The Growth Imperative
RealClear Politics - 1/27/2015 3:14:52 PM
In interviews with middle class households in different parts of the country ... Between 2009 and 2013, real GDP increased by a less than 6 percent, or by something like 1.5 percent per year, a rate of growth that goes a long way toward explaining ...
British economy grows at best pace since 2007
Channel News Asia - 1/27/2015 4:26:27 PM
The announcement bolstered expectations that Britain was likely to have been the world's fastest ... quarter in which the growth rate has fallen but it is too early to say if there is a general slowing-down of the economy," said ONS chief economist Joe ...
Why China's Missed GDP Target Is No Reason To Panic
Seeking Alpha - 1/27/2015 8:19:41 AM
China's growth rate was a much higher 10.4%. The country's total Gross Domestic Product for that year was $5.931 trillion according to the World Bank. That 10.4% growth through 2010 would have added $593.1 billion to China's economy. Compare that to last ...
The real reason China isn’t the world’s biggest economy
Yahoo Finance - 1/26/2015 10:25:33 PM
But while Premier Li Keqiang was telling global leaders in Davos not to worry about the economy, back at home the head of the country’s statistics ... track record of achieving GDP growth rates that the rest of the world can only dream of.
British growth slows, but 2014 still fastest in seven years
Reuters - 1/27/2015 5:27:53 AM
up from 1.7 percent in 2013 and putting it on track to have been the world's fastest-growing major advanced economy last year. While most countries have not yet reported 2014 growth data, Britain's is ahead of International Monetary Fund estimates for ...
UK 2014 Growth Fastest In 7 Years Despite Fourth-Quarter Slowdown
International Business Times - 1/27/2015 5:06:25 AM
up from 1.7 percent in 2013 and putting it on track to have been the world's fastest-growing major advanced economy last year. While most countries have not yet reported 2014 growth data, Britain's reading places it ahead of International Monetary Fund ...
British 2014 growth was fastest in seven years
Euronews - 1/27/2015 1:56:08 PM
For the year as a whole, the economy grew by 2.6 percent. That was up from 1.7 percent in 2013. The UK is almost certain to have been the world’s fastest-growing major advanced economy last year. Most countries have not yet reported 2014 growth data.
Economy Slows - But 2014 Growth Hit 7-Year High
Sky News HD - 1/27/2015 11:11:29 AM
The performance meant that annual growth for 2014 fell short ... Bank of England is unlikely to raise the base rate of interest this year. Much depends though on the health of the world economy, with the country's biggest trading partner, the eurozone ...
Shanghai Growth Lags China’s National Average
The Wall Street Journal - 1/25/2015 4:00:11 PM
Its 7% growth rate in 2014, compared with a national pace of 7.4%, marked a rare disappointment for a city that often outpaced the national expansion. Shanghai’s GDP in 2013 matched ... also preparing to host the 2015 World Figure Skating Championships ...
U.S. Economy Worsens Before GDP Report
Economy Watch - 1/27/2015 1:27:30 PM
The Federal Reserve is seeing worsening economic conditions in the United States shortly before the government releases its latest report on the country ... will report GDP growth later this week. Most analysts are predicting 3.2% real GDP growth.
Bank of Canada’s rate cut could backfire to create ‘grotesque’ debt skew in economy
Financial Post - 1/26/2015 10:25:33 PM
Governor Stephen Poloz cut the central bank’s benchmark rate ... on the world’s 11th-largest economy. Porter, Toronto-based chief economist at the nation’s fourth-largest lender, says the move risks backfiring. “Far from helping growth, the rate ...
World Bank cuts 2015 global growth forecast; however lower oil prices will delay rate hikes
MercoPress - 1/14/2015 9:25:13 AM
The World Bank on Tuesday cut its global growth forecast for 2015 and lowered the estimate for 2014, as several headwinds mitigate the effects of an improving U. S. economy and ... likely to delay interest rate hikes in rich countries.
New WB report projects 4.5% economic growth rate for Ghana
Ghana Web - 1/16/2015 1:30:24 AM
The country will record a 4.5 percent economic growth rate for this ... for government. The World Bank is also recommending a freeze on public sector wage increase. The report notes because of current challenges with Ghana's economy government may have ...
Robert J. Samuelson: Economy's Achilles' heel is that problems are worldwide
Deseret News - 1/27/2015 6:10:50 AM
Assuming the IMF forecast is reached, growth would still be a third of the predicted U.S. rate (3.6 percent). Led by China, so-called "emerging-market countries" have disappointed. They were expected to replace the United States as the world economy's main ...