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
Swiss economy shrinks 0.2pc as exchange rate swing excoriates exports
Business Recorder - 5/29/2015 7:49:32 AM
ZURICH: The Swiss economy contracted by 0.2 percent ... as the sharp appreciation of the franc hammered the country's key export sector. "The trade balance in goods and services in particular delivered negative growth contributions," said SECO in a statement.
Which countries are doing the best at achieving ‘well-being’?
PBS - 5/28/2015 9:30:56 AM
The European country also bucked the trend in terms of environment. Usually, the fastest-growing countries economically make fewer environmental improvements, said Beal. “Poland’s GDP growth rate is relatively ... Monetary Fund, World Bank and the ...
The economy: Break the vicious poverty circle in Nigeria, stakeholders tell Buhari
Vanguard - 5/28/2015 6:20:39 PM
From this Adam Smith’s perspective, Nigeria has not been able to get the basis of getting the economy to run on auto pilot ... long left the nation far behind. The World Bank in comparing 12 countries growth rate, discovered that during the two decades ...
Construction Market in Bahrain to 2019 Worldwide Industry Shares size Trends Growth Analysis and Forecast Report
MENAFN - 5/29/2015 8:11:01 AM
In real ... country is looking to become a developed nation by diversifying its economy which is currently heavily dependent on oil and gas. In real terms the industry’s output value is expected to rise at a forecast-period compound annual growth rate ...
Clamour For RBI Rate Cut To Spur Economic Growth
businessworld.in - 5/29/2015 8:25:20 AM
Gross domestic product (GDP ... other countries. "It is not that everything that China does should be imitated but that's a lesson we need to learn from... Remember China is now cutting interest rates quite aggressively to respond to its growth slowdown ...
African Economies Grew By 3.9 Percent GDP in 2014 Amid Global and Regional Shocks
AllAfrica - 5/28/2015 9:09:28 AM
Africa, however, grew slower than the emerging markets and developing economies of the world ... growth rates of 5.7 percent each, (from 6.7 and 6.1 percent, respectively, in 2013). Namibia's economy grew at 5.3 percent from 5.1 percent in 2013. A few ...
Big banks run everything: Austerity, the IMF and the real story about world economy that the media won’t tell you
Salon - 5/28/2015 10:56:50 AM
Slightly different situation here: Ukraine, too, needs to shake loose I.M.F. and European funds to revive an economy even worse than Greece ... By tradition the I.M.F. tends to shape country programs with two features. It lends to stricken countries ...
Philippine Growth at 3-Year Low on Failure to Speed Up Spending
Bloomberg - 5/28/2015 5:13:14 AM
The economy expanded 0.3 percent from the previous quarter, compared with a median estimate of 1.4 percent. Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas held its benchmark rate ... growth in 2015, while expansion next year will be supported by election-related spending ...
World Machine Tools Industry
Market Watch - 5/28/2015 6:31:59 AM
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South African Economy Underwhelms in the First Quarter
Economy Watch - 5/28/2015 12:58:32 PM
Latest news about the state of the world economy. South Africa's economy fell short of expectations in the first few months of 2015, growing at an annual rate of 1.3 percent, a stark contrast to 4.1 percent growth ... The country suffers from routine ...
Know how and why India leads the world’s Internet user growth across all platforms
businessinsider.in - 5/28/2015 12:08:25 PM
The global Internet user growth is pegged at 8%, and Smartphone internet users at 23%. These rates are slowing ... significantly lower GDP per Capita of just $13k as compared to the $44k that the top 5 countries of the developed world offer.
Major Infrastructure Projects: the Key to Growth and Development in Emerging Countries?
GroundReport - 5/28/2015 10:42:31 AM
Indeed, in London and Paris, or New York, the Financial Districts were the result of a long process which had seen the economy moving from ... that such projects can be a real lever for development and growth in emerging countries, not just a fad of ...
Fastest growth in polymer demand expected in Indian subcontinent until 2020
Plastemart - 5/28/2015 6:39:08 AM
AMI forecasts that at the region’s current rate of growth its thermoplastics market will surpass 20 mln tons by 2020. The market in the region is dominated by India on account of its huge population and high GDP ... with each country besides India ...
In search of growth
The Economist online - 5/25/2011 4:37:13 PM
Where will the next $10 trillion of GDP come from? WORLD GDP over the past 12 months was about ... That depends on the size of a country's economy, its growth rate and the appreciation of its real exchange rate. Focusing on any one of those things, to ...
What's With the Philippine Economy?
The Diplomat - 5/28/2015 6:13:29 PM
The country’s economic planning ... and a tepid global economy. The lower 5.2% growth rate, and the underlying trends, make the government’s 7-8% growth forecast for 2015 – and even the World Bank’s lower 6.5% figure – look quite optimistic ...