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
Dawn - 12/22/2014 6:17:45 AM
effectively implemented a zero-interest rate policy to boost the economy and prevented appreciation of the franc. The franc’s strength made Swiss exports less competitive and weakened the country’s growth outlook. GDP growth fell below 2pc per year ...
The World Economy In 2015 Will Carry Troubling Echoes Of The Late 1990s
The Business Insider - 12/21/2014 10:29:28 AM
By 1999 GDP was rising by more than 4% a year, almost twice the rich-country average ... with the late 1990s is the dismal outlook for the rich world's two other big economies. Germany's growth rate has tumbled to around 1% and there is a deeper malaise ...
World economy lacks ‘animal spirits’
Gulf News - 12/21/2014 7:37:40 AM
The world economy is suffering ... At least until the economy gains momentum. Look at Japan where interest rates have been low for years, while the economy has faced the constant threat of deflation and low growth. Another good example is Europe.
China revises up 2013 GDP, sees no effect on 2014 growth
Channel News Asia - 12/19/2014 9:20:15 AM
The world's second biggest economy was valued at 58.80 trillion yuan (US$9.5 trillion currently) in 2013, the National Bureau of statistics (NBS) said in a statement, quoting a survey of 70 million businesses across the country. The amount is 1.92 trillion ...
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 ...
The Rupiah and Indonesia’s Economy: 2014 Vs. 1998
The Wall Street Journal - 12/19/2014 2:10:46 AM
albeit a slowdown from the 6% growth it has averaged over the past four years. In 1998 the country’s economy shrank 13%. –Inflation: The inflation rate for 2014 is expected to be around 8% after accelerating to 6.2% in November. That’s still more ...
Government to miss 2014 GDP growth target, will likely miss its 2015 growth target too
The Daily Tribune - 12/21/2014 12:52:38 PM
Sadly, it is in these two areas where government can directly influence growth. For sure, we cannot influence the economic performance of the rest of the world ... GDP for public infrastructure. Yet we have been spending only about 2% of GDP. At that rate ...
The End of the Emerging-Market Party
PROJECT SYNDICATE - 8/29/2013 11:53:46 PM
... growth in the main emerging countries’ nominal US dollar GDP growth was 20%. The three phenomena that boost nominal GDP – increases in real output, a rise in the relative price of exports, and real exchange-rate appreciation – do not operate ...
China revises size of economy
Punch - 12/21/2014 10:32:27 PM
The revised data was compiled by surveying 70 million businesses across the country over three months. The new figures are not expected to affect China’s 2014 growth rate ... due out next month. The world’s second-largest economy has been experiencing ...
India Expects Economy to Grow 5.5% This Year
Wall Street Journal - 12/19/2014 3:29:30 AM
NEW DELHI—India’s government Friday projected stronger economic growth this year ... with its current policy, real interest rates will reach levels last seen a decade ago when asset prices were surging and the economy was overheating, it added.
Real World Economics: Falling oil prices have their down side
TwinCities Pioneer Press - 12/21/2014 10:00:50 AM
The global economy reminds me of a sardonic phrase I would ... but the net effect is to promote growth of output. That isn't true in countries for which oil income is the center post of their economies. Iran, Nigeria and Venezuela are particularly ...
World Cup hosts score real GDP gains
The Economic Times - 6/3/2006 1:56:59 AM
Not just the pride and the automatic berth to play in the final round, hosting football World Cup could lead to an increase in real GDP growth rates, shows a study of ... the impact of the World Cup on the host countries' real GDP growth, while also ...
Texas shows steady job growth, but worries about energy grow
Dallas News - 12/19/2014 9:16:05 PM
“It takes about a quarter for the impact of prices to affect the real economy ... was growing faster than the rest of the country. Now, we’re looking at a slower pace — more like the U.S. GDP growth rate.”
Job Trends, March 2014 Issue: Stagnant GDP Growth Rates; Sluggish Employment Growth in Developing Countries
The World Bank - 4/16/2014 7:10:51 AM
Employment growth ... developing countries over the second quarter of 2013 as gross domestic product (GDP) growth rates stagnated. Employment growth took a modest hit, dropping to 0.9 percent, while the unemployment rate barely moved. Real wage growth ...
'Mediocre' growth plagues world economy
CNN Money - 10/7/2014 11:29:47 AM
The world economy ... to eke out growth of just 0.3% in 2014. Brazil votes for president in economic slump There are brighter spots. The U.S. and U.K. are growing at a decent pace, although neither are expected to return to the rates of expansion seen ...