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
Economic Growth In US And Sub-Saharan Africa Allay 2015 Recession Fears
International Business Times - 10/23/2014 2:09:46 PM
The economic outlook for 2014 and 2015 by IMF sees a "robust regional expansion" with particular emphasis on the growth story of Nigeria. The IMF projects a GDP growth rate to ... was because the world GDP growth is uneven, with some countries having ...
GDP revised, says FNB’s Motinga … as agriculture takes a knock and construction grows
New Era - 10/23/2014 7:14:35 AM
WINDHOEK – Daniel Motinga, Consulting Economist at First National Bank (FNB) Namibia, has announced that the Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) Global Markets research report for Sub-Saharan African countries ... quarterly numbers, GDP growth for the first ...
GDP growth options narrowing
China Daily - 10/23/2014 7:50:22 AM
The low growth rate ... bring the country closer to its annual growth target, though it remains uncertain how long the expected pick-up will last and to what extent the efforts to shore up the economy can offset the blow of the weakening real estate ...
China Economy On Track For Sweeping Reform, Asia Society Report Finds
The Wall Street Journal - 10/22/2014 3:58:19 PM
China’s leadership is making real headway in an ambitious program to liberalize its economy and if all goes to plan it will maintain a respectable 6% growth rate in 2020 ... “China is more interdependent with world markets than [other] nations going ...
Bank of England keeps interest rates steady amid pessimism about global economy
FOX News - 10/22/2014 9:10:18 AM
The decision comes days after the bank's chief economist signaled he's gloomy about the economy despite a growth rate that is the envy of many G-7 countries. Andrew Haldane says global uncertainty and stagnant wage growth made him believe interest rates ...
Global economy headed for massive crisis, warns widely respected Geneva Report
Natural News - 10/22/2014 3:12:23 AM
(NaturalNews) A respected report that summarizes the world economic outlook ... policymakers and lawmakers in several countries for failing to find ways to boost growth by capitalizing on historic low interest rates, all the while stunting lending for ...
Oil slump could have growth implications for GCC
Gulf News - 10/22/2014 6:32:49 AM
the overall real GDP growth for GCC is projected to be 4.4 per cent this year, largely on account of restrained oil production in the face of ample global supplies and tepid growth in demand. “Although oil prices have dropped below $100/b, GCC countries ...
Could China Miss its First Growth Target Since the Financial Crisis?
The Diplomat - 10/23/2014 5:34:22 AM
President Xi Jinping has indicated he can accept some economic volatility as the country transitions ... of the rebounding U.S. economy, there are few places to look in the region to help revive China’s growth. Japan, the world’s third largest economy ...
India Is Eclipsing China's Economy As Brightest BRIC Star
Investopedia - 10/22/2014 8:23:11 PM
While the planet’s largest democracy has long toiled in the shadow of the world’s second ... as the Indian economy was transformed into an IT and knowledge-based powerhouse with one of the fastest growth rates of the major global economies.
Namibia: FNB Revises GDP Outlook
AllAfrica - 10/22/2014 6:47:08 AM
FNB Namibia yesterday revised its GDP outlook. Daniel Motinga, consulting economist at FNB has announced that the RMB Global Markets research report for Sub Saharan African countries for ... most of the other sector growth rates were revised upwards.
China's economy suffers its worst quarter since the financial crisis
KSPR abc33 - 10/21/2014 2:44:56 AM
The government has said it's willing to accept a slightly slower rate ... China's GDP growth remains the most comprehensive gauge of the country's economic health -- an important number to watch as the government works to reform the world's second-largest ...
China economy grows at slowest pace in 5 years
The News & Observer - 10/21/2014 5:00:57 AM
The world's No. 2 economy ... growth in industrial production was largely stable, with a rate of 8.5 percent year-on-year in the first three quarters, down 0.3 point from the first half, the National Bureau of Statistics reported. Investment in factories ...
IMF cuts Africa growth forecast amid Ebola virus, insecurity
Businessday - 10/21/2014 7:59:54 AM
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) reduced its growth forecast in sub-Saharan Africa because of the outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa and violence in at least five other countries, reports Bloomberg. Africa’s economy will expand 5 ...
Housing Outlook in Face of Rising Rates
RISMedia - 10/22/2014 8:01:42 PM
Typically, after a recession, the economy should be expanding at 4 to 6 percent growth rates in order to compensate for the downfall. It is nonetheless an expansion, which means more production and incomes are being generated for the country and jobs are ...
The German Economy Needs Reforms, Not More Spending
CATO Institute - 10/22/2014 6:00:01 PM
Yet, the shiny railway network and the massive infrastructure spending did not make the burst of the real ... rates on workers. The German economy is also held back by poor energy policy decisions made in the recent past. Compared to other countries ...