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
Statistical revision inches Kenya’s economy growth
Spy Ghana - 9/30/2014 2:15:34 PM
Kenya World Bank country director. The Kenyan government says the economy will grow by 5.3-5.5 per cent this year, down from its earlier prediction that 2014 growth rates would rise to 5.8 per cent. The government is running a large budget deficit and ...
Kenya’s GDP climbs into Africa’s top 10 economies
Destiny Man - 10/1/2014 9:42:22 AM
The revised data places the east African country among the lower middle income nations in the world, CNBC Africa reports. The agricultural, manufacturing and real ... s GDP estimates have increased and last year’s economic growth rate has been adjusted ...
Fitch: Global Economy Faces Multi-speed Recovery, Multiple Risks
Reuters - 9/30/2014 10:55:08 AM
Fitch's latest forecasts for world GDP growth (weighted at market exchange rates) are 2.6% in 2014 ... India will be the only BRIC country where growth picks up in 2014 to 5.6% and accelerates further to 6.5% in 2015 and 2016, owing to an expected ...
RBI projects GDP growth to accelerate to 6.3 pct next fiscal
Financial Express - 9/30/2014 10:26:30 AM
says its a welcome scheme RBI will cut interest rate at the right time: G S Sandhu The RBI today said the country's GDP growth, which it estimates to be 5.5 per cent in the current fiscal, will improve to 6.3 per cent in 2015-16. "For 2014-15, real GDP ...
World economy: in denial over debt
opinion.publicfinanceinternational.org - 9/30/2014 11:30:55 AM
Global debt-to-GDP ... growth forecasts for both advanced and emerging economies, as captured by the progressive reduction in output projections in the different vintages of the IMF’s World Economic Outlook since 2008. The equilibrium real interest rate ...
Russian economy to marginally grow in 2014 - World Bank study
Russia & India Report - 9/30/2014 10:26:30 AM
The World Bank estimates Russia's GDP growth rate in 2014 to be around 0.5 percent ... chief of the Valuation Department at FinExpertiza Audit and Consulting Group, argues that the real prospects of the Russian economy can be placed squarely into two ...
A Look at Just How Much China’s Housing Downturn Could Hurt GDP
The Wall Street Journal - 9/30/2014 3:59:57 AM
China’s property market won’t recover any time soon, say the analysts, who figure the downturn will shave the country ... rates, and rolling out large stimulus packages, the impact on GDP would be smaller this year and next, shaving growth by ...
Record debt coupled with slow growth point to economic crisis, Geneva Report says
Catholic Online - 9/30/2014 6:18:57 PM
Commissioned by the International Center for Monetary and Banking Studies, the report predicts interest rates across the world will have ... debt and slowing nominal GDP [gross domestic product], driven by both slowing real growth and falling inflation."
US GDP grows by 4% beats all estimates
stixs.in - 10/1/2014 1:57:05 AM
The annual forecast for a 3% growth rate for the US economy looks like a real possibility post these strong GDP numbers. The reinforced belief of an expanding US economy would also calm the nerves of all investors around the world who were closely watching ...
Kenya optimistic after revised GDP
cnbcafrica.com - 9/30/2014 12:35:21 PM
This is the sixth time that the country has revised its National Account Statistics. Agriculture, manufacturing and the real ... growth rate of 2013 adjusted to 5.7 per cent from 4.7 per cent. While Kenya is the first East African country to rebase its ...
Of bigger economy and leaner citizens
Punch - 9/30/2014 11:48:14 PM
Specifically, on April 6, 2014, Kale announced to the world the result of the rebasing of the country ... economy was said to have steadily grown in the decade following independence at three per cent. In the decade of the oil boom, the growth rate ...
Green economy helps growth: King
The Taipei Times - 9/30/2014 3:34:18 PM
She said the British parliament in 2008 passed a Climate Change Act, which commits the country to ... yield an economic growth rate of close to 5 percent for five consecutive years,” King said. According to King, the green economy accounts for about ...
Western Asset CIO Forecasts Modest Global Growth, Led by U.S.
Market Watch - 10/1/2014 8:45:06 AM
"In the United States the emergency is past," he said, and as a consequence "the Fed wants to get away from the zero percent funds rate ... as indicated by the downshift in its real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth. The Japanese economy is also ...
World Bank warns of 'economic imperative' to respond rapidly to Ebola
Daily Telegraph - 10/1/2014 1:17:07 PM
In Liberia, the hardest hit country, it predicts that Ebola could hit output by 11.7pc in 2015, costing the country $93m and reducing GDP growth from 6.8pc ... and speculation," the World Bank said. "Exchange rate volatility has increased in all three ...