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
Government needs a better GDP growth rate to deliver
Pakistan Observer - 7/22/2016 11:37:24 PM
THE last two years have witnessed somewhat an improved GDP growth rate ... Since the world economy had been facing challenges over the years, the country like Pakistan did have many options to increase its growth rate and thus create an overall enabling ...
A Shrinking World Spurs Calls to Rewrite the Tax Guidebook
The Wall Street Journal Blogs - 7/21/2016 5:40:41 PM
The Group of 20 has spouted the importance of “inclusive growth” for years without spelling out what ... estimates suggest, more than 7% of the country’s GDP. A desire to shift the tax burden onto those most able to pay has also inspired the OECD ...
The UK is one of the worst countries at converting GDP into actual wellbeing - which could explain Brexit
The Independent - 7/22/2016 4:27:54 PM
Across the 163 countries we measured in the world, the UK is one of the poorest performers in ensuring that economic growth is translated into meaningful improvements for its citizens. Rather than just focusing on GDP, we have measured over 40 different ...
China’s GDP Growth Was 6.7% in 2Q16: Is Its Economy Recovering?
Market Realist - 7/19/2016 10:33:33 AM
According to the report provided by the National Bureau of Statistics of China, China’s GDP grew by 6.7% in 2Q16. The country’s economic growth remained the same ... also provide strong confidence in the world economy.
Becoming Japan—–Why Global Growth Is Slumping
davidstockmanscontracorner.com - 7/20/2016 11:54:06 PM
Thus, as trend growth falls in the world’s largest advanced economies amid the ... it is relatively easy during growth rate cycle (GRC) downturns for actual growth to fall below zero for a sustained period, triggering a business cycle recession.
A message to G20 finance leaders: GDP growth alone cannot bring about well-being
Financial Times - 7/21/2016 5:37:41 AM
Robert F Kennedy once said that a country’s GDP measures ... of the world – and its many of these countries that are now facing serious societal challenges. China is only converting its growth into well-being at global average rates… but that ...
GDP growth, monetary policy and inflation: reality check
The Daily Star - 7/21/2016 6:16:28 PM
The escalation of terror should not be allowed to slow the growth momentum. The issues that need attention for the monetary policy are money supply, inflation, interest rate, exchange rate ... circulation and Q is the real GDP, is very often misunderstood ...
Which Countries to Buy… and Which Ones to Duck
Wall Street Daily - 7/22/2016 10:37:09 AM
But far from making weak bets, or giving up entirely, there are many markets around the world that are still selling ... increase in nominal gross domestic product (GDP) (including inflation, as well as real growth) since then would suggest that the ...
California, sixth largest economy in the world, has highest poverty rate in US
World Socialist Web Site - 7/22/2016 5:43:40 AM
The Golden State has also the highest real GSP growth among ... equivalent of GDP in countries like Argentina and Taiwan. The most staggering aspect of this data is that California is, at the same time, the state with the highest poverty rate in the ...
China’s Incomplete Growth Strategy
chinabusinessreview.com - 7/22/2016 3:16:20 PM
China faces two challenges: the long-term issue of a declining potential growth rate and the immediate problem of below-potential actual growth ... developed-country status. Yu Yongding is former President of the China Society of World Economics and ...
IMF raises GDP forecast for China
ECNS - 7/21/2016 1:27:09 AM
The IMF revised up its forecast of China's 2016 GDP growth by 0.1 percent to 6.6 percent on Tuesday, citing the ... its World Economic Outlook released in April, the IMF said China's near-term outlook has improved since its "benchmark lending rates were ...
North Korea 2015 GDP notches sharpest fall in eight years as exports hobble growth: South Korea
Metro International - 7/22/2016 3:20:30 AM
a key driver for the impoverished country's economy. The gross domestic product in North Korea last year fell a real 1.1 percent, South Korea's central bank said, which was the first fall since 2010 and compares with a 1.0 percent gain in 2014. It also ...
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 ...
Brexit Will Cut Global Economic Growth by 0.1 Percent in 2016, and 0.4 in 2017, IHS Markit Says
WebWire - 7/20/2016 2:14:16 PM
Impact on the nine largest countries ... impact U.S. real GDP growth much in 2016, which is still forecast to be 1.9 percent. However, the negative impact of the stronger U.S. dollar and resulting weaker U.S. exports to the rest of the world will result ...
China's health care system needs to be more people-oriented, says World Bank
CNBC - 7/21/2016 11:31:26 PM
Health costs have grown at a rate higher than gross domestic product (GDP) growth since 2008 ... health care reform will carry many important lessons for other countries," remarked World Bank president Jim Yong Kim.