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
China's GDP growth still high: FM
The Global Times - 4/17/2014 12:24:38 PM
China will strengthen cooperation with all countries ... growth is still a high rate, Hua said. Hua said China "has taken the lead" in world economic development. In 2013, it contributed close to 30 percent of world economic growth, much higher than its ...
GDP growth still high
The Global Times - 4/17/2014 3:23:35 PM
China will strengthen cooperation with all countries and regions to bring about sustainable growth for the world economy and make its due ... be a drag on the global economic growth rate as the country's GDP growth slowed to 7.4 percent in the first ...
China's Economic Growth Rate Slows But Is Still Among The World's Best
Forbes - 4/16/2014 8:43:54 AM
GDP growth in the first quarter expanded 7.4% from a year earlier, the government reported today. True, that was the lowest in 18 months, and a decline from 7.7% in the first quarter of 2013. Most countries in the world, however, would be perfectly happy ...
Chinese economy's growth is on target but policy tweaks are likely
theguardian.com - 4/16/2014 6:16:34 PM
The world's second biggest ... there is little to worry about. The economy grew at an annualised rate of 7.4% in the first quarter, which as usual was almost smack in line with official forecasts. Most analysts think the real growth is lower and use ...
China GDP slows to 7.4% in first quarter
CNN Money - 4/16/2014 3:36:06 AM
China's economic growth slowed in the first quarter of ... strength is one of the most important bellwethers for the world economy. China is a major trading partner for any number of countries, and a significant slowdown could knock those relationships ...
World economy on steady course at best, China a worry, polls show
Thomson Reuters - 4/16/2014 10:45:36 AM
(Reuters) - The world economy can expect steady growth ... rates in the euro zone, the world's biggest trading bloc, the United States, and the rest of the world. The euro zone, which is already battling low inflation and outright falls in prices in ...
GDP places Nigeria on path for faster growth – official
en.starafrica.com - 4/17/2014 2:12:00 PM
has placed her in a new World Economic perspective for faster growth.Lopes told newsmen that the upward revision of Nigeria’s GDP had significant implications at the country level with an improved quality of the data which broadly captured the size and ...
U.S. Unemployment Affects Europe as GDP Growth Sees Spike
US Financial Post - 4/16/2014 4:07:43 PM
The growth rate of the world economy has been a little disappointing. In the third and fourth quarters of 2013, the country had registered a growth of 2.6% and 3.1% respectively. The government’s central bank predicted that the beginning of 2014 would be ...
China fears it could miss targets as GDP increases at slowest rate for 18 months
theguardian.com - 4/17/2014 7:02:30 AM
Gross domestic product increased by 7.4% compared with the same period a year earlier, following 7.7% growth in the fourth quarter of 2013. Chinese leaders are targeting a rise in GDP of 7.5% this year. It was the slowest rate of growth in the world's ...
Do China’s Q1 GDP numbers gloss reality?
Financial Times - 4/16/2014 10:59:55 AM
The key question is whether the reported GDP growth rate of 7.4 per cent in the first quarter gives a misleadingly strong impression of the real state of the world’s second largest economy? “In our view, the 7.4% YoY growth does not reflect the full ...
Russian economy hit by Ukraine fallout; 0% growth in 2014 possible
Los Angeles Times - 4/16/2014 11:35:42 AM
Russia's economy has been hit hard by the Ukraine crisis, prompting finance officials to cut growth forecasts for this year to near zero and draining the country's hard currency ... projects "without analyzing the real needs of Crimea and Sevastopol ...
Why China is doing better than its headline GDP figure
BBC - 4/16/2014 7:32:19 AM
Real estate comprises some 16% of GDP, a figure that is reminiscent of European countries felled by housing busts ... Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has said that a growth rate of at least 7% is needed for that level of employment creation.
World economy on steady course: poll
tradearabia.com - 4/16/2014 2:13:11 PM
The world economy can expect steady growth ... inflation rates in the euro zone, the world's biggest trading bloc, the US, and the rest of the world. The euro zone, which is already battling low inflation and outright falls in prices in countries like ...
China growth dips as property fears rise
Washington Post - 4/16/2014 11:42:52 AM
Ukrainian troops meant to be restoring order in the country’s restive ... the breakneck rates of expansion that have made it the envy of much of the world, with faltering exports, slower growth in manufacturing and weaker real estate sales emerging ...
How Much Do Countries Benefit from Becoming EU Members?
Wall Street Pit - 4/17/2014 12:46:06 PM
Without integration, growth rates would have been approximately 1 percentage point lower. The Baltic countries benefited the most, while Greece is the country that benefited the least. Figure 2. Actual and synthetic real per capita GDP in the 2004 EU ...