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
This Is What GDP Growth Looks Like Around The World
The Business Insider - 12/12/2014 9:28:34 AM
The above map comes from RBC Capital Markets. It is a GDP heat map, showing the estimated growth rate of every country in the world for next year based on International Monetary Fund numbers. There are a few things to note here: Europe is looking pale.
China revises up 2013 GDP, sees no effect on 2014 growth
Channel News Asia - 12/19/2014 5:05:33 PM
The world's second biggest economy was valued at 58.80 trillion yuan (US$9.5 trillion currently) in 2013, the National Bureau of statistics (NBS) said in a statement, quoting a survey of 70 million businesses across the country. The amount is 1.92 trillion ...
ICT growth to boost GDP, intra-Africa trade in 2015
Businessday - 12/18/2014 2:33:25 AM
According to IDC, “ICT growth will be a strong driver of GDP growth in key countries such as Kenya, Nigeria, and Rwanda.” The contribution of the Nigerian ICT sector to GDP in real terms was ... compound annual growth rates (CAGR) ytd, way ahead ...
China total GDP revised up 3.4% in 2013, govt data shows
7 News Yahoo - 12/19/2014 7:40:02 AM
The world's second biggest economy was valued at 58.80 trillion yuan ($9.5 trillion currently) in 2013, the National Bureau of statistics (NBS) said in a statement, quoting a survey of 70 million businesses across the country. The amount is 1.92 trillion ...
Qatar’s economy has an inbuilt resilience
Gulf News - 12/20/2014 8:57:36 AM
Qatar’s economy is doing fine despite the unprecedented drop in oil prices in recent months. This is illustrated via steady growth rates ... a report by the World Economic Forum on unemployment in Arab countries, the overall jobless rate in Qatar stands ...
India’s economy will grow 5.5% in 2014—lower than what many initially expected
Quartz - 12/19/2014 12:40:41 PM
After the first quarter, industrial growth has slowed down in the months of July and August with the manufacturing sector leading the downfall. Forecast of real GDP growth rate (at factor ... an opportunity for that country to embark on its much-needed ...
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 ...
Economy Can Handle Higher Interest Rates
Townhall Finance - 12/19/2014 9:20:15 AM
The U.S. economy can handle higher interest ... than making enough sound loans to businesses to support growth and jobs creation. Low interest rates help weak corporations and developing countries sell bonds to investors, even though the former lack ...
Slow but sustained growth
Forex Street - 12/18/2014 3:12:12 PM
The euro area's recovery is advancing according to expectations: slowly and with differences between countries. The GDP figures for Q3 showed weak ... In September, retail sales moderated their rate of growth but remained in positive figures while the ...
China Revises Up 2013 GDP, Still Doesn’t Use International Standard
Barron's - 12/19/2014 1:06:20 AM
After the revision, service sector accounted for 46.9% of the economy, up from 46.1% previously. Beijing said this revision won’t affect 2014′s growth rate ... country, it gets preferential treatments in trade, etc. Financial Times again: The World ...
Will GST rollout increase India's GDP by 1-2%? Not so soon
IN - 12/18/2014 12:34:43 PM
Moneycontrol Bureau A commonly-held belief used while advocating the rollout of the goods and services tax (GST), which was approved by the Cabinet yesterday, is that would significantly add to India’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate.
The Restructuring of the Greek Economy -- Achievements and Targets
The Huffington Post - 12/19/2014 2:32:14 AM
Greece, after six years of a deep and prolonged recession, has restored its public finances, has tackled its high "twin" fiscal and external deficits, is returning to positive growth rates ... as a country, needs to plan the "day after" for its economy ...
The End of the Emerging-Market Party
PROJECT SYNDICATE - 8/29/2013 11:53:46 PM
... growth in the main emerging countries’ nominal US dollar GDP growth was 20%. The three phenomena that boost nominal GDP – increases in real output, a rise in the relative price of exports, and real exchange-rate appreciation – do not operate ...
China revises size of 2013 GDP up by 3.4 pct
Eastday English - 12/19/2014 6:06:59 AM
Despite impressive growth over the ... based on average exchange rates in 2013, according to the NBS. Its per-capita GDP in 2013 was raised to 6,995 U.S. dollars from 6,767 dollars, but this was only about two thirds of the world's average level, the ...
Top 10: Africa's most prosperous countries
12 NEWS - 12/18/2014 6:01:01 AM
As the country spends 8% of its GDP on education, it is among the biggest proportional spenders in the world according to the World Bank ... The report cites a drop in the five-year GDP growth rate as part of the reason the country fell by 18 places ...