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
As China’s Economy Slows, So Too Does Growth in Workers’ Wages
The Wall Street Journal - 12/17/2014 3:42:01 PM
Growth in minimum-wage levels across China appeared to have slowed this year, amid low inflation rates and a slowdown in the world ... over the country’s weakening labor-cost competitiveness. Based on its assessment of China’s economy, corporate ...
India on track to achieve 5.5 per cent GDP growth in FY15, says ADB
Business Today - 12/17/2014 9:32:46 PM
The country is on track to achieve the projected economic growth rate of 5.5 per cent in the 2014-15 financial ... but it must extend its efforts to reach the forecast of 6.3 per cent GDP growth in FY16. Falling global oil prices present a golden ...
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.
Italy employers lobby trims 2014 GDP forecast
Economic Times - 12/17/2014 6:05:11 PM
The euro zone's third-largest economy ... The World Bank's Control of Corruption index ranks Italy 90th out of 210 countries, 37 places behind euro zone neighbour Spain. "If Italy reduced corruption to the same level as Spain, the growth rate would ...
Latin America News: Venezuela, Chile, Argentina and Other Countries' Economy to Suffer Because of China
The Latin Post - 12/17/2014 1:47:29 PM
The world’s largest communist country purchases nearly 40 percent ... is effectively defaulting on its debt to China. “Growth in Latin America should move back to pre-commodity boom rates," Alejandro Werner, who leads the Western hemisphere division ...
Eight countries that win and lose big from oil plunge
USA Today - 12/17/2014 5:26:24 AM
The country has an ambitious socialist program of government spending that is overwhelmingly pegged to oil-related receipts. It is running a huge deficit equal to 11.5% of the country's GDP — $438 billion, according to the World Bank — and has borrowed ...
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 ...
A modest Christmas gift for the British economy
Financial Times - 12/17/2014 7:02:27 PM
Britain’s economy has been growing for nearly two years. But until this week, the nation’s workers had precious little to show for it. Despite the rebound, real ... of growth, without precipitating a politically unwelcome rise in interest rates ahead ...
New Zealand third-quarter growth tempered by weak commodities, to keep central bank sidelined
Reuters - 12/16/2014 8:58:10 PM
Cooling growth ... country's biggest export earner. But activity in the wider agriculture, forestry and fishing sector is expected to be tempered by falling global commodity prices as China slows its buying of commodities as the world's second-biggest ...
Better World: Positive signs on the economy
The Florida Times-Union Jacksonville - 12/16/2014 7:10:48 PM
However, construction is showing growth, as well. Factories are expanding, and auto sales are brisk. And wages are finally beginning to show some upticks as the economy expands. Poverty rates are dropping ... year-olds across the country,” said Peter ...
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 ...
World set to end year in brittle economic state
interaksyon.com - 12/17/2014 1:30:11 AM
LONDON/SYDNEY - The global economy is ending the year in a fragile state with factory activity shrinking in China, euro zone business growth remaining ... a blessing to most rich world consumers, is becoming a curse for countries reliant on resource ...
UAE is right on track to sustain steady growth
KhaleejTimes - 12/16/2014 8:00:54 PM
Minister says GDP growth ... the country will have a budget surplus of 6.9-10.5 per cent over the next six years leading to 2019,” he said. The UAE’s Dh1.55 trillion economy is listed by the IMF as among the 20 largest exporters in the world.
Why high growth is no panacea
Rediff India Abroad - 12/17/2014 6:09:21 AM
What makes the picture more forbidding is that the global economy is also moving in the wrong direction. The International Monetary Fund, in its October revision of the World Economic Outlook ... the Indian economy’s growth rate sharply up from the ...
Latin America's posting its worst economic growth in 5 years, but it's not all bad news (CHARTS)
Global Post - 12/7/2014 6:31:22 PM
It also looks like sloth-speed compared with the rate the UN estimates for the world’s developing countries overall: 4.4 percent GDP growth. Next year, the UN commission estimates the region’s overall performance could recover to 2.2 percent ...