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
GDP growth cools to 2.6% annual rate in fourth quarter
Los Angeles Times - 1/31/2015 1:15:36 PM
Economic growth unexpectedly slowed sharply in the fourth quarter of last year to a modest 2.6% annual rate after a strong ... but still indicated the economy was growing at a solid pace as many nations around the world continue to struggle in the wake ...
Indian economy: Change in base year pushes FY14 GDP growth to 6.9%
The Indian Express - 1/31/2015 2:24:11 AM
“Real GDP ... Sen and the country’s chief statistician TCA Anant cautioned against comparison with the Chinese growth rate base don the new series. Its impact on the common man would be marginal. In absolute terms, the size of the economy declined ...
Reforms to buoy PH growth in the long term
Rappler - 1/31/2015 12:51:08 AM
High growth in business process outsourcing (BPO), telecommunications, and real estate do not have strong linkages in the economy, because these ... Spend to grow The World Bank expects the country to rebound this year with a full-year estimated growth ...
GDP: Back to Trend, Not Down the Drain
news.morningstar.com - 1/31/2015 12:04:01 PM
They've shifted from the timing of a Fed interest rate hike and an overheated U.S. economy, to slumping economic growth rates. As I suspected, the initial GDP estimate for the fourth quarter, which looks a tad conservative to me, was a real dose of cold water.
US economic growth decelerates to 2.6 percent in Q4
Big News Network - 1/31/2015 2:45:40 AM
the country's gross domestic product expanded at an annualized pace of 2.6 percent during the fourth quarter. The growth rate was below market expectations and marked a sharp decline from the third quarter real GDP of 5.0 percent. Third quarter witnessed ...
Russia unexpectedly cuts key rate as economy eclipses ruble
Bellingham Herald - 1/31/2015 4:25:53 AM
“Cutting the rate by two percentage points will provide an opportunity to jumpstart lending to the real economy,” Nabiullina said ... of risks of accelerated consumer price growth and a cooling economy,” the central bank said in the statement.
What Slowing Economy? US Consumers Are in a Mood to Spend
ABC News - 1/31/2015 5:08:50 AM
There's a good reason the U.S. economy is impressing the world right now despite a slowdown in the final three months of 2014: In a word, steadiness. Companies have been hiring at healthy rates for the ... to report weak profit growth.
Economic growth slows, but signs are pointing up
The Augusta Chronicle - 1/31/2015 12:08:11 AM
WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy decelerated in the final three months of 2014 but still grew at an annualized rate of ... quarterly economic-growth report from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, part of the Commerce Department, said real personal consumption ...
Russia cuts rate 200 bps to avoid further hit to growth
CountingPips - 1/31/2015 5:23:09 AM
According to Bank of Russia estimates, the annual real GDP growth rate for the year 2014 will amount to 0.6% ... the previous day after ratings agency Standard & Poor’s cut the country’s rating to junk, though Moscow stocks traded lower.
Wages slow on modest economic growth, weak productivity gains
Today - 1/31/2015 7:13:30 PM
SINGAPORE — Despite the tight labour market, wage growth has slowed sharply ... Lee Hsien Loong said that while the economy performed moderately well last year and real median incomes continued to rise, the country’s productivity performance was ...
After Mitt: A GOP Message of Incentives, Sound Money and Growth
RealClear Politics - 1/31/2015 10:30:57 AM
But let me highlight this specific phrase: "one who has not yet taken their message across the country ... growth. For the 22 quarters of so-called economic recovery, real GDP has increased by a meager 2.3 percent annually. Historically, since World ...
Russia lowers economic growth projection for this year amid falling oil prices
China - 1/31/2015 7:27:49 PM
Russian Economic Development Ministry on Saturday revised the ... interest rate from 17 to 15 percent, saying the move was "absolutely justified and necessary as it signified the financial stability risks have lowered." The ailing Russian economy has ...
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 ...
Bank of Canada’s Surprise Rate Cut Was Understandable: IMF
Wall Street Journal - 1/31/2015 2:09:52 AM
“The Bank of Canada’s recent rate cut ... Oil is the country’s top export. The Washington-based fund trimmed its growth forecasts for Canada earlier this month as part of its world economic outlook, saying it expected the Canadian economy to expand ...
Five things to watch on China GDP growth
Financial Times - 1/19/2015 6:34:39 AM
With the country set to report its slowest annual expansion in 24 years, the data will be closely watched by everyone from commodity traders in London to farmers in Iowa to miners in Australia for signs of where the world’s largest economy (in purchasing ...