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
India Says GDP Growth Could Hit 8.5%
Wall Street Journal - 2/27/2015 8:47:21 AM
NEW DELHI—The Indian government Friday projected the country’s economic growth would accelerate to a ... reforms have improved the outlook for the Indian economy despite uncertainties about interest rates in the U.S. and troubles in the eurozone.
S&P now says India 'bright spot', ups GDP forecast 7.9% for 2015-16
Economic Times - 2/27/2015 4:58:17 AM
We revised our growth forecasts for the country upward ... of monetary policymakers cutting rates or easing financial conditions and the remainder moving to a more neutral stance. "We now expect slightly lower real GDP growth in Asia-Pacific, but ...
Economic Survey pegs growth rate at over 8%
Rediff India Abroad - 2/27/2015 9:01:40 AM
Indian Economy is looking-up with brighter prospects amongst the world’s major economies today ... attractive investment destination well above most other countries. The expected high growth rate in the coming year in the favourable economic environment ...
Bloomberg ranks Kenya’s growth rate third globally
Business Daily Africa - 2/27/2015 9:15:59 AM
Other institutions projecting the Kenyan economy to grow at six per cent or better include Citi, the World ... country ahead of other emerging markets in Africa. According to a Bloomberg survey of 57 countries, Kenya’s projected six per cent growth rate ...
Demographics Will Power The World's New Growth Leader: India
Forbes - 2/25/2015 6:43:51 PM
The World Bank predicts India will overtake China to become the world’s fastest-growing major economy within the ... policies that focus on the country’s welfare programs. Modi has promised to deliver jobs and growth through infrastructure investment ...
Economic Survey predicts over 8% growth in 2015-16: Time for big-bang reforms
Firstpost - 2/27/2015 8:40:11 AM
Just a day ahead of the Union Budget, the NDA-led government today tabled the Economic Survey for 2014-2015 in Parliament which outlines the broad direction of the Budget and the economic performance of the country. The Survey forecasts a growth rate of ...
The Implications of China’s Growth Slowdown
The Diplomat - 2/27/2015 4:08:11 AM
The once extraordinary rate of Chinese economic ... s “new normal” of lowered GDP growth will be an important challenge for leaders in China and around the world. China does more international trade than any other country on earth.
Modi Needs To Focus On Infrastructure For Growth – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 2/26/2015 11:43:19 PM
While India is one of the fastest growing economies in the world today, a major obstacle for sustaining its real GDP ... growth process. Low levels of public investment have made India’s physical infrastructure incompatible and without improving the rate ...
India in "sweet spot" of lower deficits, more growth - govt
Reuters - 2/27/2015 9:30:18 AM
The Economic Survey, the basis for Jaitley's budget for the fiscal year starting April 1, forecast the economy would grow by 8.1-8.5 percent under a new calculation method that makes India the world's fastest-growing big economy. The forecasts mark an ...
Rwanda: World Bank Rises Rwanda Growth Rates, Up to 7.5 Percent
AllAfrica - 2/26/2015 7:01:10 AM
Rwanda's economy recovered ... more stable exchange rate, an improved balance of payments, and smaller electricity subsidies. Moreover, economic stability in turn increases policy flexibility," said Carolyn Turk, the World Bank's Country Manager for ...
Economic Survey: India in ‘sweet spot’ of lower deficits, double-digit economic growth
Financial Express - 2/27/2015 9:30:18 AM
The Economic Survey, the basis for Jaitley’s budget for the fiscal year starting April 1, forecast the economy would grow by 8.1-8.5 percent under a new calculation method that makes India the world’s ... hit double-digit growth rates.
China's real estate sector growth down 25 percent in 2014
MENAFN - 2/25/2015 3:59:13 PM
A major contributor to China's economic expansion, the property market has been affected by weak demand and an excess of unsold homes, as the GDP growth fell to a 24-year low in 2014. The real estate ... in the war-torn country a monitor said
South Africa's growth slumps to 1.5%
Jamaica Observer - 2/26/2015 6:32:32 AM
The growth rate is far below the six to seven per cent most economists believe South Africa needs to provide jobs for millions in a country where ... contributors to the economy were general government services, finances and real estate, while mining ...
Green Party should make GDP alternatives an election issue
THE CONVERSATION - 2/25/2015 6:43:51 PM
Party manifestos, Whitehall policies and government speeches all tend to focus on generating economic growth. After the worst economic crisis since World War II, the UK economy is growing again – even at relatively fast rates, as the OECD reports.
Federal Reserve Signals Rate Hike Delay, Bonds Stall
Economy Watch - 2/25/2015 2:11:51 PM
Although historically low, U.S. Treasuries indicate a higher growth rate than in Europe, where yields are negative for some countries. In Germany, the 5-year bund yield fell to -0.08%. U.S. Treasury yields are also higher than yields on Spanish debt.