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
Shanghai Growth Lags China’s National Average
The Wall Street Journal - 1/25/2015 9:12:10 AM
Its 7% growth rate in 2014, compared with a national pace of 7.4%, marked a rare disappointment for a city that often outpaced the national expansion. Shanghai’s GDP in 2013 matched ... also preparing to host the 2015 World Figure Skating Championships ...
Don't Let Oil Distract You From This Potentially Epic Real Estate Collapse
The Motley Fool - 1/25/2015 12:58:15 AM
All that said, people are focusing so narrowly on oil that they're missing what could be the bursting of the greatest real ... GDP growth dipped to 7.4%. While these would be stellar growth figures for most countries, that's the slowest full-year GDP ...
U.S. Economy Needs Hardhats Not Nerds
Daily Beast - 1/25/2015 12:58:15 AM
Amidst weakening demand in the rest of the world ... important parts of the American economy, and testify to the country’s innovative and cultural edge. But these industries simply cannot drive broader based economic growth and opportunity.
Real World Economics: Swiss took least bad option on their franc
TwinCities Pioneer Press - 1/25/2015 6:49:00 AM
In 2013, Swiss exports equaled 72 percent of the country's GDP and imports ... a situation of exchange-rate stability over a long period. That ended in 2008 as the financial crisis engulfed the EU along with the rest of the world. In times of turmoil ...
Spanish economy seen entering a 'virtuous circle'
Yahoo News - 1/25/2015 6:06:03 AM
The International Monetary Fund raised its growth forecast for just two nations -- Spain and the United States -- in its gloomy quarterly World Economic ... helped give the country, which imports 80 percent of its energy, a boost. Economy Minister Luis ...
Alibaba Group (BABA) CEO Speaks His Mind At The 2015 World Economic Forum In Davos
bidnessetc.com - 1/24/2015 6:10:13 PM
Alibaba CEO Jack Ma is not particularly concerned with the growth rate of the economy. If anything ... hopes to eventually build an e-WTO. WTO (World Trade Organization) facilitates and regulates trade between countries. Mr. Ma’s Alibaba is expected ...
Nigeria’s economy to grow by 6 % in 20 years – Chidoka
The Nation - 1/25/2015 8:57:51 AM
Now that the Cedi has turned out to be one of the world ... adding that the country has huge potential to be great. “Nigeria has many things going in its favour. We are regarded as Africa’s largest economy, with an annual growth rate of 6 to 8 ...
Experts: U.S. will lead global growth in 2015
La Prensa - 1/24/2015 11:18:02 PM
The United States will lead the way among developed countries in 2015 with a growth rate of 3.4 percent, according to experts gathered here at the four-day World Economic Forum ... was very optimistic that the U.S. economy will expand at a robust clip.
Global economy hopes raised after European stimulus
Deseret News - 1/24/2015 9:52:08 PM
Stock markets around the world have surged amid hopes the ECB move could help boost the ailing economy of the 19-country eurozone ... stressing that the ECB doesn't have an exchange rate target. The euro's fall, he said, "was part of the channel" by ...
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 ...
Global Economy Weekahead: All eyes on Fed, Greece after ECB fires bazooka
Yahoo Finance - 1/25/2015 8:57:51 AM
Canada also cut its rate out of the blue and Denmark did so twice to navigate a world of tumbling oil prices and weak growth. Now, after Europe mostly ... Central bank policy meetings in countries including Russia, South Africa, Israel, Sweden and Turkey ...
KSA economy blossomed under King Abdullah
Arab News - 1/24/2015 9:23:30 PM
The country’s GDP more than doubled and GDP per capita roughly doubled in spite of continued rapid population growth by almost a quarter. The real GDP growth over the ... the Kingdom into the elite club of world nations. He was instrumental in enabling ...
World Bank cuts forecast for growth
Financial Times - 1/12/2015 11:53:44 PM
The World Bank has cut its forecast for global growth, warning that the world ... of big central banks to cut interest rates below their record-low levels to boost inflation expectations. “The global economy is running on a single engine,” said Kaushik ...
Gulf Banks Flourish In 2014 On Strong Economic Growth
Live Trading News - 1/25/2015 2:24:09 AM
There remains significance variance in non-performing loans between countries ... World Cup, and real estate and tourism sectors in the UAE strengthen. Expansion of the non-Crude Oil sector is emerging as the Key driver, and will help overall GDP growth ...
Macau ranks No. 1 in economic performance among world cities
The Southern - 1/25/2015 12:58:15 AM
Cities in the developing world, especially China, dominated the top of the annual economic rankings of 300 cities worldwide by the Brookings Institution and JPMorgan Chase. One exception: Bangkok, Thailand, came in last, its economy wrecked by political ...