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
Agriculture GDP growth has accelerated to 3.3% in 11th plan
Economic Times - 1/26/2015 1:21:31 PM
COIMBATORE: Agriculture GDP growth has accelerated in the 11th plan, to an average rate of 3.3 per cent ... the third largest storehouse in the world for technically qualified workforce now," he said. Even as the country has progressed in laying out ...
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 ...
Bank of Canada’s rate cut could backfire to create ‘grotesque’ debt skew in economy
Financial Post - 1/26/2015 4:06:10 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 ...
GDP, Fed meeting highlight busy week for economy
Market Watch - 1/26/2015 9:10:59 AM
As the rest of the world went so would America. Maybe not. The U.S. economy expanded 5% in the third quarter ... Consumers also play a bigger part in U.S. growth compared to many other countries and the stage is set for higher spending.
Factors driving the global economic growth projection
Yahoo Finance - 1/26/2015 6:15:01 PM
How slower global growth could affect your investments (Part 3 of 10) (Continued from Part 2) Divergence in economic growth According to the International Monetary Fund, or IMF, the world economy is expected to grow by 3.5% in 2015. This rate is 0.3% slow ...
The Economy's Achilles' Heel
RealClear Politics - 1/26/2015 2:44:26 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 ...
Thanks for Democracy, Greece, But Don't Let the Door Hit You on the Way Out of 1st World!
Reason - 1/26/2015 11:12:40 AM
Researchers affiliated with the University of Massachusetts at Amherst discovered a coding error in Reinhart and Rogoff's data, re-ran the numbers and concluded "the average real GDP growth rate for countries carrying a public-debt-to-GDP ratio of over ...
TD Bank cuts its economic forecast, predicts another rate cut
Times Colonist - 1/26/2015 7:02:08 AM
TORONTO - TD Bank is cutting its 2015 forecast for Canada's economy ... 2.3 per cent growth in 2015. TD estimates growth in 2016 will come in at 2.2 per cent. The Bank of Canada surprised financial markets last week when it cut its overnight rate target ...
Japanese economy will show powerful upward trend in 2015
Pakistan Defence - 1/25/2015 11:59:48 PM
The Japanese economy will show a powerful upward trend this year, said Etsuro Honda, a University of Shizuoka professor and a prominent outside architect of Abe's reflationary policies. The real GDP growth rate was ... The world's third-largest economy ...
Forecast predicts 0.5% economic growth for Alberta this year
Calgary Herald - 1/26/2015 10:01:05 AM
The report said real GDP growth in Alberta will inch forward by only 0.5 per cent this year before accelerating to 1.8 per cent in 2016. Alberta led the country in 2014 with ... The unemployment rate is expected to jump from 4.6 per cent in 2014 to ...
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 ...
Modi’s Nuclear Deal To Recharge India’s Growth
Barron's - 1/26/2015 8:56:40 AM
India’s economy ... rate cut from the Reserve Bank of India earlier this month, coupled with the substantial declines in the price of key commodities like oil, have brightened the outlook for growth in the world’s second most populous country.
Greek Growth Drought Is Real Threat to EU
bloombergview.com - 1/26/2015 7:45:05 AM
So Greece has elected a new anti-austerity government and, as of this writing at least, the nation remains in the euro, financial markets are calm, and the world continues ... to keep its economy afloat; more than 4 billion euros left the country's banking ...
Rates and Real Estate
Aspen Daily News - 1/26/2015 11:19:50 AM
Despite the Federal Reserve’s indication that higher interest rates are ahead, the markets seem to be pushing in the other direction. The forecast of slowing growth ... world economy. Such an increase would likely to have only a mild impact on investment ...
Real World Economics: Swiss took least bad option on their franc
TwinCities Pioneer Press - 1/25/2015 11:56:48 AM
In 2013, Swiss exports equaled 72 percent of the country's GDP and imports ... a situation of exchange-rate stability over a long period. That ended in 2008 as the financial crisis engulfed the EU along with the rest of the world. In times of turmoil ...