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
Developed-Country Growth Slows, OECD Says
Wall Street Journal - 5/26/2015 10:01:56 AM
Economic growth in developed countries slowed for ... That was the lowest rate of growth since the first quarter of last year, and as then was led by a slowdown in the U.S., where first estimates indicate GDP rose by just 0.1%. Many economists expect ...
Grand Central: Fed Confronts an Economy Plagued by Mismeasurement
The Wall Street Journal - 5/27/2015 2:36:56 AM
“Structural changes in the US economy may have resulted in a statistical understatement of real (economic) growth,” Mr ... Meantime the jobless rate, at 5.4% in April, continues to fall and hiring continues. In a world where there is much they don ...
Getting a fix on India’s real growth rate
Financial Express - 5/25/2015 6:52:50 PM
In late January and early February, when the Central Statistical Office (CSO) announced revised figures of India’s real GDP growth rate, these were received ... Now that the CAD-GDP ratio is below 2%, the country is in a complacency mode, forgetting ...
Global Debt is "Sinking" Economy as Populations Age in Rich Countries
Reason - 5/26/2015 10:01:56 AM
The image above charts the ratio of national debt to GDP in countries around the globe. As the U.K. Telegraph reports: The world is sinking under too ... Reinhart's observations about debt and economic growth rates are meaningul (short answer is yes ...
India’s Exports Slows: Don’t Blame The Rupee Or The Global Economy
Barron's - 5/26/2015 1:19:23 AM
HSBC ran a simple regression analysis of real exports growth on world GDP growth, real effective exchange rates and local structural bottlenecks ... India with each state labeled with the name of the country whose population is most similar.
Naira Devaluation: Real income, investment implications for economy
NATIONAL MIRROR - 5/24/2015 10:57:24 PM
“Our GDP growth rate is measured by the activities in the economy, so by the time infl ation is going on, the economic activity of the country will fall, ‘’ he said. Wafure defi ned devaluation as when a currency is deliberately lowered to the value ...
China transitions to higher-quality growth, RMB not undervalued: IMF
ECNS - 5/27/2015 2:29:47 AM
The world's second largest economy is transitioning to a new normal, aimed at safer and higher-quality growth ... now is that the substantial real effective appreciation over the past year has brought the exchange rate to a level that is no longer ...
NAR Forecasts Modest Growth for U.S. Commercial Markets in 2015
worldpropertyjournal.com - 5/26/2015 10:01:56 AM
says commercial rents have risen at a moderate pace across the board for several quarters now and vacancy rates have been on a gradual decline. "The commercial real estate sector is on the path to recovery, but subpar economic growth, lack of financing ...
Getting out of the middle growth rate trap
The Daily Star - 5/25/2015 6:02:44 PM
Because this growth rate is significantly below what is needed for Bangladesh to comfortably be a middle-income country, with GNI per capita exceeding $2,000, by 2021. To achieve that target, the average annual GDP growth needs to exceed 8 percent per annum.
Room for RBI rate cut; will meet FY16 growth target: CEA
Money Control - 5/26/2015 12:39:25 PM
The macroeconomy has turned around and it is fair to say that the real economy is recovering ... their gross domestic product (GDP) forecasts for FY16 to about 7-7.5 percent. Do you believe that an 8 percent plus growth rate that the economic survey ...
Economy to grow by 7.6%-7.8% in 2015-16; ICRA
Times of India - 5/26/2015 1:08:03 PM
The country's current account deficit would come down to 0.9% of GDP in ... export growth would remain modest in 2015-16 due to muted improvement in global growth and rupee appreciation on a REER (real effective exchange rate) basis acting as a drag ...
Do what China is doing, says Arvind Subramanian; wants RBI to cut rate to boost growth to 9%
Firstpost - 5/27/2015 2:36:56 AM
"Assuming (indirect tax) buoyancy of between 0.9 and 0.8, nominal GDP growth is between 10.9 per cent and 12.3 per cent, the real GDP growth ... Subramanian said the country is buying dollars to build reserves and cutting its interest rates aggressively ...
Africa's economy to strengthen in 2015 despite Ebola, oil price
Yahoo News - 5/25/2015 10:24:36 AM
But the countries worst hit by Ebola -- Liberia, Ghana and Sierra Leone -- will be seriously affected and economic activity will remain subdued "notably in Sierra Leone where the economy is expected to contract," from a previous 10 percent growth rate ...
Jim Chanos: China Debt To GDP Could Soon Reach Astronomical Rate of 400%
Value Walk - 5/25/2015 11:00:24 AM
The answer is complex and obscured by opaque reporting, but the trillion dollar question for investors is how a Chinese “hard landing” will impact fragile world economic ... it had 15% nominal GDP growth – 10% real, 5% inflation, while today it ...
Japanese exporters are where the growth is
Investing Daily - 5/26/2015 4:07:01 PM
It embarked on a quarter of a century of witless Keynesian “stimulus” programs that have raised public spending from 30% of GDP to over 40%, and have left the country with the world’s largest ... times the 0.8% real GDP growth the team estimates ...