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
OECD Interim Assessment Shows Moderate Growth
Seeking Alpha - 3/30/2015 10:40:54 AM
The OECD Interim Assessment indicates slightly higher, albeit still moderate world growth ... its real estate sector and adjust to lower commodity prices and a slower growth rate. Service sector liberalization could drive future GDP and job growth in ...
Economic Outlook: More Slow Growth but Labor Scarcity
news.morningstar.com - 3/30/2015 7:59:15 PM
The most damaging demonstration of rising real wages ... As the economy improved and agricultural commodities and oil surged in 2011 on world instability, there was a brief spike in commodity prices. Since then, slowing world growth rates have caused ...
UAE GDP rose more than 236-fold in 2014
Dubai Chronicle - 3/30/2015 3:48:43 PM
AIM has gained great significance with international participants from across the world actively ... global economy.” “A key factor on the minds of many of us present here today is the slower growth in developing countries. The growth rate is projected ...
Global headwinds to slow several Asian countries
MENAFN - 3/30/2015 1:04:04 PM
"We expect economic growth to average 5.7 percent in 2015, the same rate as in 2014. However this masks significant differences across Asian countries ... economies in the world. Myanmar is opening up to the rest of the world economy after two decades ...
Brazil Missed Recession in 2014 by a Slight Margin
Economy Watch - 3/30/2015 12:49:45 PM
Latest news about the state of the world economy ... cannot attract and foster growth. A kickback scandal involving state-owned enterprise Petrobras certainly hasn't garnered investor confidence in the economy. The Brazilian real cascaded 18 percent ...
Global stocks get European economy and Yellen boost
Yahoo News - 3/30/2015 11:52:29 AM
In a speech in San Francisco, she said the danger associated with raising rates ... world's number 2. economy had slowed "a bit too sharply." For investors, that suggested the Communist Party government will introduce new stimulus measures to prevent ...
Consumer Spending Boosts Q4 GDP: 3 Retail Picks - Analyst Blog
Yahoo Finance - 3/30/2015 2:15:39 PM
Reasons Behind Slowdown According to the report, business inventories rose by $80 billion during the fourth quarter, which had a negative impact on the GDP growth. It was reported that the real private inventories reduced the growth rate by 0.10 percentage ...
Living in a Free-Lunch World
Forbes - 3/30/2015 3:34:24 PM
This explosion of debt has occurred in all 22 “advanced” economies, often increasing the debt level by more than 50% of GDP. Consumer debt has increased in all but four countries ... zero rates and quantitative easing flooded the emerging world ...
IMF: China One of the World’s Most Unequal Countries
China Digital Times - 3/30/2015 3:20:05 PM
An International Monetary Fund (IMF) working paper on fiscal policy and income inequality in China and other developing countries shows that China is “one of the most unequal countries in the world ... aimed at higher growth rates.
UAE economy to grow despite oil prices — minister
Gulf News - 3/30/2015 9:32:19 PM
“Oil, our primary resource in 1971, today accounts for less than a third of the GDP,” Al Mansouri said. “Factors like the decline in oil prices or the depreciation of the euro, adding to this the slower growth rate of developing countries, are ...
Bernanke's Blog: In Defense of Fed's Low Interest-Rate Policy
News Max - 3/30/2015 10:33:45 AM
He rebuts critics who say that his low-interest rate policy has hurt savers. "The state of the economy ... real interest rates are low throughout the industrialized world, not just in the United States." Meanwhile, in light of the fact that U.S. economic ...
We are guided by international standards – Statistical Service
Ghana News Agency - 3/30/2015 5:43:15 PM
The GSS made this statement in reaction to a lecture by Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, in which he highlighted certain flaws in the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and inflation data ... an Economist questioned why the real growth rates for indirect taxes are equal ...
Job Trends, March 2014 Issue: Stagnant GDP Growth Rates; Sluggish Employment Growth in Developing Countries
The World Bank - 4/16/2014 7:10:51 AM
Employment growth ... developing countries over the second quarter of 2013 as gross domestic product (GDP) growth rates stagnated. Employment growth took a modest hit, dropping to 0.9 percent, while the unemployment rate barely moved. Real wage growth ...
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 ...
Executives increasingly gloomy about oil shock’s impact on economy
Globe and Mail - 3/30/2015 9:25:09 PM
Canadian executives are increasingly gloomy about the prospects for Canada’s economy, and are fearful that the recent drop in oil prices will stunt the country’s growth in the coming ... commercial and residential real estate across the country ...