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
UPDATE 2-World Bank cuts Kenyan GDP growth view for 2013, 2014
Reuters - 12/10/2013 12:58:55 AM
NAIROBI, Dec 10 (Reuters) - The World Bank cut its growth forecast for Kenya for 2013 and 2014 to around 5 percent, citing low levels of government spending and high interest rates charged ... policy stance to the real economy."
Alberta's economy to lead the country in growth in 2014: RBC Economics
Yahoo! - 12/12/2013 9:53:25 AM
TORONTO, Dec. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - Heavy energy sector investment will continue to play a key role in driving Alberta's GDP to new heights in 2014; however, it will be the broadening of the expansion across economic sectors that will accelerate the pace ...
China shifts from GDP primacy to quality growth
The Global Times - 12/12/2013 11:47:57 AM
China is shifting away from its GDP-focused growth model to one that pays more attention to growth quality, overseas experts said. A wide and comprehensive adjustment in domestic governance is taking place in this ancient country, said Kenneth Liberthal, a ...
Why 2013 was a tough year for BRICS countries
ABS-CBN News - 12/12/2013 8:48:59 AM
PARIS - Only recently hailed as the saviours of the world economy, emerging markets had a tough year in 2013, hit by slow growth, market instability and social unrest that have worried investors -- though some analysts say the fear is overblown.
CHART OF THE DAY: The Stock Market Is Not The Economy Anywhere In The World
The Business Insider - 11/5/2013 11:59:01 PM
In a report titled "The Outlook For Emerging Market Stocks In A Lower-Growth World," the authors ... "At 4.0% per year, the average real equity market return for the countries with the three highest GDP growth rates was slightly below the ...
What to Expect in China’s Economy in 2014
Wall Street Journal - 12/12/2013 2:08:07 AM
Despite fears over a softening of the world’s second-largest economy and jitters from a cash crunch earlier this year , Chinese researchers seem to be cool-headed looking ahead to 2014. In a book released earlier this week, government ...
World Bank cuts India's 2013-14 GDP growth projection to 4.7%
articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com - 10/16/2013 11:25:28 PM
NEW DELHI: India's growth story took a further hit on Wednesday, after another multilateral agency, World ... interest rates before bouncing back in the second half of the fiscal. "The report (India Development Update) expects real GDP to ...
Villegas forecasts 7.5% GDP growth as Yolanda impact seen minimal
Manila Bulletin - 12/12/2013 12:06:26 AM
economist Bernardo Villegas said. In a speech Wednesday at the “Batangas City Investments Forum” in Makati City, the country’s “prophet of boom” has once again painted bullish economic outlook of the Philippines in the aftermath of the ...
Peru Likely to Keep 4% Rate While Gauging GDP Rebound After Cut
Bloomberg - 12/12/2013 4:59:55 AM
Peru’s central bank will probably keep borrowing costs unchanged today after unexpectedly cutting rates last month amid the slowest economic expansion since 2009. The board, led by bank President Julio Velarde, will maintain the overnight rate ...
09:46 Peru among countries with world's highest GDP growth rate
andina.com.pe - 2/25/2013 3:01:33 PM
Peru posts one of the highest GDP growth rates ... surpassing the global average growth rate of 3.6%. He also stated that Peru has one of the fastest economic growth rates in the world, placing among the most dynamic countries like China, which is ...
World Bank projects growth in Kenya’s economy
capitalfm.co.ke - 12/10/2013 2:34:57 PM
Dec 10 – The World Bank estimates Kenya’s economy to grow by 5 percent this year up from 4.6 percent in 2012. The bank’s country economist John Randa says the growth will be attributed to the continued low inflation, stable exchange rates and ...
UK growth to beat pre-recession peak in 2014: BCC
CNBC - 12/12/2013 6:40:08 AM
(Read more: UK economy goes from 'zero to hero' but don't expect giveaway) "British businesses have remained determined to compete and grow in the face of difficult circumstances, and the upgrading of our short-term forecast is testament to their sheer ...
13:17 Turkey 2nd highest growth in OECD members, 4th in G-20
worldbulletin.net - 12/11/2013 10:51:52 AM
China recorded a lower growth rate than expected which reflects the slowdown in the global economy, noted the report. Following China with 7.8 percent, Indonesia recorded the second highest growth among G-20 countries with a growth rate of 5.6 percent ...
Philippine Poverty Rate Improves Little Despite Economic Growth
Wall Street Journal - 12/10/2013 7:03:59 AM
MANILA—The percentage of people living below the poverty line in the Philippines has narrowed only slightly, despite robust growth of the Philippine economy over the last few years, according to the latest data from the country’s statistics ...
WB urges developing countries to safeguard economic growth, as road ahead remains bumpy
The World Bank Group - 1/16/2013 12:32:43 AM
WASHINGTON, January 15, 2013 – Four years after the onset of the global financial crisis, the world economy remains fragile and growth in high-income countries is weak. Developing countries need to focus on raising the growth potential of their economies ...