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
IMF Warns China: Reform or See Your Growth Rate Plummet
The Wall Street Journal - 7/31/2014 4:00:43 AM
The International Monetary Fund has warned that China’s growth rate could plummet ... it in the first quarter, when GDP grew 7.4% compared with the year-earlier period. Mr. Zhang, China’s IMF representative, said the country was “on track to meet ...
IMF Warns of Slower China Growth Unless Beijing Speeds Up Reforms
Wall Street Journal - 7/30/2014 8:58:23 PM
BEIJING—The International Monetary Fund warned that China's growth rate could plummet in the ... debt and a rapidly contracting real-estate market. "A web of vulnerabilities exist across key sectors of the economy," the IMF review said.
Economy rebounds from dismal winter as growth rate surges 4% in second quarter
Washington Post - 7/31/2014 12:18:48 AM
Government data released Wednesday shows the economy expanded at an annual rate of 4 percent during ... said he expects the country to reach full employment by late 2016. “At the current pace of job growth, unemployment will quickly decline,” he ...
Economy’s growth rate surges to 4 percent in second quarter
Washington Post - 7/31/2014 1:51:52 AM
The growth rate beat analysts’ expectations and helped bolster hopes that the country’s long-simmering ... after dragging down GDP by a percentage point over the winter. Even real estate, which has remained a sore spot in the recovery, enjoyed an ...
IMF Says China Should Target 6.5-7% GDP Growth For 2015
Realtime Business News - 7/31/2014 1:37:33 AM
The International Monetary Fund said China should target 6.5-7 percent growth for 2015 ... especially in real estate, would be only partly offset by stronger external demand from the continuing global economy. The country needs to implement the announced ...
China should set lower 2015 GDP growth target of 6.5-7 pct - IMF
Reuters - 7/31/2014 4:22:11 AM
The IMF cut its 2014 and 2015 economic growth forecasts for China last week. It had projected in April that the world ... real effective exchange rate had helped to narrow China's external imbalances - its current account surplus dropped to 1.9 percent of ...
The Real Story Behind the Latest GDP Number
Daily Wealth - 8/1/2014 11:37:39 AM
the greater the GDP of a country. Is anybody better off? What have the numbers really told us? Has one single extra lawn been mowed? One single extra hedge been cut down? No. If a number – in this case, the GDP growth number – tells you that you're ...
World Bank Group Blasts Ethiopia's Export Performance
Hispanic Business - 7/31/2014 6:31:02 AM
Consistent overvaluation of the country's real exchange rate has contributed to poor export performance Labelling the country's recent export performance as the worst in a decade, the recent update on the Ethiopian Economy released by the World Bank Group ...
Growth in World Per-Capita Real GDP to Continue
Seeking Alpha - 11/30/2008 7:19:36 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 ...
Top 10 Countries By GDP real growth rate
Jagran Josh - 8/8/2010 11:54:12 PM
Following is the list of Top 10 Countries By GDP real growth rate as per CIA (Central Intelligence Agency), 2011. 1 Qatar 16.3 2 Paraguay 15.3 3 Singapore 14.5 4 Taiwan 10.8 5 India 10.4 6 China 10.3 7 Turkmenistan 9.2 8 Sri Lanka 9.1 9 The Republic Of ...
Not just Argentina: 11 countries near bankruptcy
USA Today - 8/1/2014 1:14:53 AM
Countries have to pay high interest rates on their debt because ... outlooks for these nations. Figures on GDP growth, inflation, unemployment, population and debt levels are estimates for 2014 from the IMF's World Economic Outlook. These are the 11 ...
Turkey's economy minister slams Moody's rate cut
worldbulletin.net - 8/1/2014 8:53:01 AM
Turkey’s Economy ... countries that they gave very high rates to.” Moody’s Chief Analyst for Turkey, Banerji told Anadolu Agency that "We are expecting a slowdown in capital flow in 2014 and 2015 for Turkey. We are concerned about the medium-term ...
Real GDP Grew at a 4-Percent Pace in the Second Quarter
Forex Street - 7/30/2014 3:14:47 PM
Real GDP grew at a 4.0-percent annual rate during the second ... in second quarter real GDP growth is not a huge surprise. Declines in real GDP during an expansion are fairly rare, having occurred only ten times since World War II. The average bounce ...
Should China Lower Its GDP Target?
investing.com - 7/31/2014 7:28:18 AM
China’s economic growth rate will slow down and Beijing should set targets ... like the IMF cutting their 2014 and 2015 economic forecasts. In April, they said the economy in the world’s second largest economy would grow 7.5 percent in 2014 and 7.3 ...