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, 2014See also: GDP - real growth rate map
The Futility Of Forecasting Global GDP Growth
Seeking Alpha - 5/1/2016 7:42:23 AM
The chart below gives IMF's forecast for real GDP growth for the world and the actual growth rates over a period of time. It is clear that IMF has failed in the last six years to predict GDP growth and on each occasion, IMF growth forecasts have been ...
Why India’s Sharp Growth Picture Is Actually Fuzzy
The Wall Street Journal - 5/2/2016 3:52:08 AM
But as with most developing countries, where official statistics can be dicey even when they aren’t showing world-beating growth, India’s economy defies ... Handle with care. GDP in India, “much more than in other economies, is more an estimate ...
Rewriting GDP history
The Economist online - 5/2/2016 12:34:41 PM
ASK a dozen economists what Britain’s GDP growth rate ... what the actual figure was three years ago though, and you might be surprised at how much its answer has changed since its initial estimate. Recent research by the OECD, a rich-country think ...
Nigeria Economy GDP Preparing For Post-2020
newsghana.com.gh - 5/2/2016 12:20:22 PM
According to the 2009 perspective planning of the National Planning Commission, the Vision 20:2020, the country ... Nigeria’s GDP reached $588 billion in 2015, based on the World Bank estimate of $569 billion in 2014 and 3.3% growth rate of 2015.
China's Slowing Growth Rate is Relative
Economy Watch - 5/2/2016 5:06:42 PM
but even at around 6 percent over the coming decade the massive Chinese economy can still grow at two to three times the rate of the world economy as a whole. India is on the way back towards its growth potential, upwards of 8 percent over the next decade ...
North Carolina has had the country's fastest-growing economy since 2013
Politi Fact - 4/28/2016 11:59:28 PM
Pat McCrory announces a billion-dollar expansion of a Novo Nordisk pharmaceutical plant in August, 2015 Quarterly GDP numbers ... people at the country’s fastest rate, or by the largest amounts. But it has a better-than-average growth rate, and it ...
The big story: The swing factor in GDP growth
The Hindu Business Line - 5/2/2016 2:11:55 AM
Kicker to economic growth If there’s one segment of the economy that the monsoons have a direct impact on, it is agricultural output. So, mapping monsoon performance to growth in the agriculture component of GDP, it is clear that the quantum of annual ...
UBS raises China 2016 GDP growth forecast
Daily Croton - 4/23/2016 7:59:02 AM
The 6.7 growth rate was ... in the country is picking up pace, which would eventually lead to recovery in the economy". Investec Wealth and Investment head of investment strategy John Wyn-Evans says the new GDP data has generated "no real surprises".
World Worried About China’s Economic Slowdown
InSerbia - 5/1/2016 11:09:59 AM
By maintaining a steady growth rate for almost 24 years, China has become the world’s third largest economy behind the US and the 28-member European Union (EU). However, the problem is that Chinese economy is slowing down. The country’s GDP grew at 6.9 ...
WB casts doubt on govt’s economic growth estimate
The Daily Star - 5/1/2016 12:18:34 AM
The World ... country will not be able to sustain the current growth momentum if productivity does not go up, the WB report said. The other challenges to the economy include a decline in agricultural growth, appreciation in real effective exchange rates ...
Top 10 Countries By GDP real growth rate
Jagran Josh - 9/21/2011 11:55:54 PM
Following is the list of Top 10 Countries By GDP real growth rate as per latest CIA (Central Intelligence Agency) fact report. Rank Country GDP - real growth rate (%) 1 South Sudan 24.7 2 Sierra Leone 13.3 3 Turkmenistan 12.2 4 Paraguay 12 5 Macau 11.9 6 ...
The Global Growth Funk
PROJECT SYNDICATE - 5/2/2016 10:21:40 PM
Little wonder: The world economy ... (as a share of GDP) after the global financial crisis and has not recovered to pre-crisis levels. That falloff in investment implies slower productivity growth, while aging populations in developed countries – and ...
How to Calculate the Annual Growth Rate for Real GDP
The Motley Fool - 10/1/2015 4:02:33 AM
As such, it's worth knowing what the headline statistic -- the annual growth rate in real GDP ... you can produce GDP estimates for California, the European Union, or even the world. In practice, the most widely reported GDP data are country-level ...
The difficult choice between unemployment and growth
Today - 5/1/2016 8:56:57 PM
But unlike in developed countries, China’s piecemeal unemployment ... might serve as a proxy for the real unemployment rate.) Moreover, while rapid GDP growth contributed to falling unemployment in, say, 2007, unemployment continued to decline even ...
Finding Growth In A Low-Growth World
NASDAQ - 5/2/2016 8:38:28 AM
The highest annual growth rate measured in the expansion: a mere 2.5%, back in 2010. Of course, one thing this expansion has taught us is that GDP growth and stock market ... financial services to businesses, real estate developers and investors ...