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
5 reasons why global institutions expect India to clock 7% plus growth rate
Economic Times - 4/18/2015 11:37:07 AM
India's economy is widely expected to clock above 7% growth rate, with both IMF and World ... will raise real disposable incomes, particularly among poorer households, and help drive down inflation," IMF said for India, as it called upon countries to ...
A question on Pakistan's GDP growth.
Pakistan Defence - 4/18/2015 11:01:19 AM
this is the real secret behind Chinese, taiwan, japan and south korea growth and sustained growth in srilanka despite being in worst civil war ever. second important sector is health, health represents one of the largest portions in GDP in world.
Gauging Global Growth: An Update For 2015 and 2016 - LPL Financial
Guru Focus - 4/19/2015 2:10:26 AM
The United Kingdom and India were the only countries to see the consensus expectations for 2015 growth revised higher since oil peaked in mid-2014. The consensus for South Korea’s 2015 growth rate was unchanged over the past year, while the GDP growth ...
Fed rate hike will hurt US economy
The Hindu Business Line - 4/19/2015 3:32:09 PM
To put it in perspective, a 300 bps hike in interest rates will increase interest payments on the public portion of the government debt (approximately $12 trillion) by $360 billion annually — eliminating the current 2 per cent annual real GDP growth rates.
Dawn - 4/19/2015 2:53:22 AM
THE Swedish economy emerged from the financial crisis as one of the strongest in Europe. A high-tech economy and a comprehensive system of welfare benefits allow Sweden to enjoy one of the highest standards of living in the world. Sweden’s economic ...
China's Economy Is Surging 7% -- but Everyone Thinks That's Too Slow
The Street - 4/17/2015 8:06:32 PM
TAIPEI, Taiwan (TheStreet) -- Only in China would a 7% growth rate be considered a major economic slowdown. Most countries would be thrilled ... which has the world's second-biggest economy after that of the U.S., a 7% growth rate during the first quarter ...
IMF nations point to exchange rate, geopolitical risks
Reuters - 4/19/2015 2:53:22 AM
While economies in developed countries have strengthened ... rotated around how to increase growth ... and not only discussing risks - I think that was a very good sign." The spring meetings of the IMF and World Bank, which conclude on Sunday, have ...
GDP Is a Bad Measure of Our Economy—Here’s a Better One
Time - 4/19/2015 2:34:53 PM
The United States, the world’s wealthiest country in GDP terms ... and even maternal and infant mortality rates. The gap in these standings underscores the limitations of GDP. By focusing exclusively on economic growth, GDP misses – or worse still ...
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 ...
Turkey economy to grow by 3% in 2015: World Bank
customstoday.com.pk - 4/18/2015 1:10:10 PM
ANKARA: The World Bank anticipates that Turkey’s economy will grow by 3 percent this ... Turkey has the lowest rate of female participation in the labor force of any country in the Organization for Cooperation and Economic Development (OECD), said ...
IMF Committed to 'More Robust' Economy
Voice of America - 4/18/2015 9:09:47 PM
The International Monetary Fund warned Saturday that while economic growth in advanced countries has strengthened ... balanced and job-rich global economy." With the United States poised to hike interest rates, the committee — speaking for the fund's ...
World Bank assists Ebola-hit countries with $650 million
Citi FM Online - 4/19/2015 2:20:34 PM
The World Bank Group (WBG ... unprecedented -23.5 per cent growth rate in 2015, resulting from financial issues that led to the closure of iron ore mining. Liberia is gradually returning to normalcy, with a projected GDP growth rate of 3per cent in ...
Finance Officials: Threats To Global Economy On The Horizon
The Huffington Post - 4/18/2015 8:31:00 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — World finance officials ... to increase consumer demand in their own countries instead of relying on exports to the United States and elsewhere for growth. "We are concerned that the global economy is reverting to the pre-crisis pattern ...
Fed economist foresees growth
KPC News - 4/18/2015 10:57:09 PM
It is benefiting from lower energy prices, and it suffered less impact than many parts of the country from the bursting of the housing bubble during the last decade, which was a major cause of the Great Recession. The U.S. economy grew 2.4 percent last ...
IMF nations point to exchange rate, geopolitical risks | Reuters
Firstpost - 4/19/2015 4:19:16 AM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund's member nations on Saturday warned of risks to the global economy from exchange rate shifts ... "moderate" global growth and "uneven prospects." While economies in developed countries have ...