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 ...
Coalition boosted by GDP figures
Runcorn and Widnes World - 3/31/2015 9:49:37 AM
Coalition parties were given a general election boost as GDP figures were revised ... and businesses across the country. "So voters now face a stark choice: do we stick with a plan which is working, delivering growth and jobs, or do we put all that at ...
Economic Outlook: More Slow Growth but Labor Scarcity
news.morningstar.com - 3/30/2015 9:10:50 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 ...
U.K. Raises 2014 Growth Figure
Wall Street Journal - 3/31/2015 8:52:21 AM
This rosier picture of Britain’s economic health comes as an unexpected boon for the government ahead of a general election in May, as the median forecast by analysts was the ONS would leave GDP growth rates unchanged. Recent polls show Prime Minister ...
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 ...
UK economic growth revised up
Financial Times - 3/31/2015 9:56:46 AM
UK economic growth has been revised ... estimate of 2.6 per cent — a faster rate than any other country in the group of seven leading nations. The updated figures are the latest piece of good news on the UK economy: unemployment has fallen below 6 ...
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 ...
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 ...
U.K. top-performing in West as 2014 GDP revised up
Market Watch - 3/31/2015 4:48:58 AM
This rosier picture of Britain's economic health comes as an unexpected boon for the government ahead of a general election in May, as the median forecast by analysts was the ONS would leave GDP growth rates unchanged. Recent polls show Prime Minister ...
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 ...
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 ...
UAE economy to grow despite oil prices — minister
Gulf News - 3/31/2015 9:49:37 AM
“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 ...
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.
We’ve got net neutrality. Now the real work begins.
Computer World - 3/30/2015 7:16:18 PM
For a start, the U.S. needs to become a world leader in high-speed broadband rather than a laggard. The Ookla Net Index, which rates countries by actual download ... inequality in the world’s biggest economy.” The newspaper’s findings were stark ...
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 ...