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
South Africa must reform competition regulation to spur growth - World Bank
Reuters - 2/10/2016 5:46:41 PM
Only fundamental reforms will lift the long term growth rate of the country," said the World Bank's lead economist for southern ... struggle to achieve its goal of stabilising its debt-to-GDP ratio due to weak growth and bailouts to state-owned companies ...
Countries With The Fastest And Slowest GDP Growth
Investopedia - 1/23/2013 11:54:36 PM
Organizations such as the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) maintain detailed records on a diverse set of statistics ... growth. The largest increases in GDP growth since 1980, according to the IMF, are as follows: What caused these ...
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 ...
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 ...
Stock Market Returns – The GDP Growth Rate Myth
Value Walk - 4/14/2015 11:56:11 AM
The idea that nominal equity market returns approximate the country’s GDP growth ... Market Stocks in a Lower-growth World, Joseph Davis et al. 1 compared long-term real equity market returns and real GDP growth rates. Their finding, summarized by ...
Yellen: Slower rate hikes if economy disappoints
Courant - 2/10/2016 3:45:00 PM
Should that occur, the Fed will be ready to hike rates more quickly than currently anticipated. "The actual ... that the world's second largest economy was undergoing a sharp slowdown, Yellen said. But she added that recent declines in the country's ...
Asian Economies To Outperform In 2013; ASEAN Countries’ GDP Growth In The Spotlight
International Business Times - 3/15/2013 6:11:58 AM
Meanwhile, on the other side of the world, countries in Southeast Asia are forecast to see substantial growth this year. [[nid:1128879]] Indonesia. Despite faster inflation, Standard Chartered’s Eric Alexander Sugandi expects real GDP growth to ...
Good News on Main Street: Local Business Growth Continues to Outpace U.S. GDP
The Huffington Post - 1/29/2016 5:14:59 AM
Overall, the Index grew by 3.8% on an annual basis in real terms in 2014, substantially higher than the overall annual real growth rate of 2.4% for GDP. To determine the health ... in various regions across the country. The Pacific West pulled far ahead ...
How to Calculate Growth Rate of Real GDP
Investor Guide - 1/6/2015 12:16:21 AM
This figure can then be compared to the Real GDP growth rates of prior years (calculated the same way) or to that of other countries. The comparison of Real GDP growth rates can be incredibly useful to see how a country itself is trending over several ...
Fed's Yellen says global risks could pose U.S. growth threat
Yahoo News - 2/10/2016 3:09:12 PM
Investors have all but ruled out a rate hike for ... overall sense that U.S. growth would continue, and that the world would eventually fall in step. "Ongoing employment gains and faster wage growth should support the growth of real incomes and therefore ...
How Mozambique Can Realize IMF’s Recent Predictions of Exponential Economic Growth
National Law Review - 2/10/2016 4:06:28 PM
Early last month, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) caught the attention of investors when it issued a report predicting that Mozambique’s average economic growth rate between ... more than 50 percent of the country’s nominal output by the mid ...
What’s Holding Back the World Economy?
The St.Kitts Nevis Observer - 2/10/2016 5:32:22 PM
According to the United Nations’ report World Economic Situation and Prospects 2016, the average growth rate in ... the real economy. Despite sharp declines in equity prices worldwide, market capitalization as a share of world GDP remains high.
China GDP Growth Rate Is Slowest in Five Years
Wall Street Journal - 10/21/2014 8:57:10 AM
BEIJING—China’s economy in the third quarter grew at its slowest pace in five years as it battles a slumping real-estate market ... of this year, the statistics agency said. While 7% plus growth would be the envy of most countries, China has said ...
China GDP: how it has changed since 1980
The Guardian - 3/23/2012 2:48:24 PM
China, the second-biggest economy in the world, has announced a cut to it's growth rate for 2012. See how China's GDP has changed since 1980 • Get the data ... the average annual real GDP growth rate in China was estimated at 5.3% (from 1960-1978 ...
India's GDP growth rate to reach 8 per cent by 2017: World Bank
Times of India - 4/14/2015 9:25:51 AM
Read More WASHINGTON: The World Bank has predicted a GDP growth rate of 8 per cent for India by 2017 and said that a strong expansion in the country, coupled with favourable oil prices, would accelerate the economic growth in South Asia. In India ...