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
Agriculture GDP growth has accelerated to 3.3% in 11th plan
Economic Times - 1/26/2015 9:18:08 AM
COIMBATORE: Agriculture GDP growth has accelerated in the 11th plan, to an average rate of 3.3 per cent ... the third largest storehouse in the world for technically qualified workforce now," he said. Even as the country has progressed in laying out ...
Shanghai Growth Lags China’s National Average
The Wall Street Journal - 1/25/2015 4:00:11 PM
Its 7% growth rate in 2014, compared with a national pace of 7.4%, marked a rare disappointment for a city that often outpaced the national expansion. Shanghai’s GDP in 2013 matched ... also preparing to host the 2015 World Figure Skating Championships ...
The U.S. Economy Is Strong, But Is It Strong Enough to Power the World? Davos is Worried
Bloomberg - 1/25/2015 10:55:22 PM
The world’s largest economy is one of the few global hotspots as Europe seeks to avoid deflation, China slows and falling commodity prices hurt countries ... interest rates this year, many Davos delegates said. Despite the recent growth and jobs recovery ...
The Economy's Achilles' Heel
RealClear Politics - 1/26/2015 2:44:26 AM
Assuming the IMF forecast is reached, growth would still be a third of the predicted U.S. rate (3.6 percent). Led by China, so-called "emerging-market countries" have disappointed. They were expected to replace the United States as the world economy's main ...
World Misery Index: Serbia one of the poorest countries in the world
InSerbia - 1/25/2015 5:44:35 AM
According to the list of the most poor countries in the world ... domestic product (GDP) per capita, writes Steve Hanke, author of the list. “Through a simple sum of the former three rates, minus year-on-year per capita GDP growth, I constructed a ...
Don't Let Oil Distract You From This Potentially Epic Real Estate Collapse
The Motley Fool - 1/25/2015 12:58:15 AM
All that said, people are focusing so narrowly on oil that they're missing what could be the bursting of the greatest real ... GDP growth dipped to 7.4%. While these would be stellar growth figures for most countries, that's the slowest full-year GDP ...
Japanese economy will show powerful upward trend in 2015
Pakistan Defence - 1/25/2015 11:59:48 PM
The Japanese economy will show a powerful upward trend this year, said Etsuro Honda, a University of Shizuoka professor and a prominent outside architect of Abe's reflationary policies. The real GDP growth rate was ... The world's third-largest economy ...
New WB report projects 4.5% economic growth rate for Ghana
Ghana Web - 1/16/2015 1:30:24 AM
The country will record a 4.5 percent economic growth rate for this ... for government. The World Bank is also recommending a freeze on public sector wage increase. The report notes because of current challenges with Ghana's economy government may have ...
Real World Economics: Swiss took least bad option on their franc
TwinCities Pioneer Press - 1/25/2015 11:56:48 AM
In 2013, Swiss exports equaled 72 percent of the country's GDP and imports ... a situation of exchange-rate stability over a long period. That ended in 2008 as the financial crisis engulfed the EU along with the rest of the world. In times of turmoil ...
Alibaba Group (BABA) CEO Speaks His Mind At The 2015 World Economic Forum In Davos
bidnessetc.com - 1/24/2015 6:10:13 PM
Alibaba CEO Jack Ma is not particularly concerned with the growth rate of the economy. If anything ... hopes to eventually build an e-WTO. WTO (World Trade Organization) facilitates and regulates trade between countries. Mr. Ma’s Alibaba is expected ...
El Paso economic growth ranks 175th among 300 global metro areas, Brookings report shows
El Paso Times - 1/25/2015 6:56:10 AM
and growth in jobs during 2014 to grade the economic performance of the world's metro areas. The GDP per person growth rate measures overall income growth in a metro area, Trujillo said. El Paso's economic output per capita grew 0.6 percent last year ...
Why we need to address population growth's effects on global warming
Los Angeles Times - 1/25/2015 1:58:30 PM
So even though the highest rates of population growth are in the poorest and least educated countries — Africa's population is expected to triple by the end of the century — any attempt to address the issue will have to target the industrialized world ...
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 ...
U.S. economic engine races ahead of rest of world
Market Watch - 1/25/2015 11:56:48 AM
As the rest of the world went so would America. Maybe not. The U.S. economy expanded 5% in the third quarter ... Consumers also play a bigger part in U.S. growth compared to many other countries and the stage is set for higher spending.
GCC forecast to see 4.1% economic growth this year
Construction Week Online - 1/26/2015 3:13:04 AM
RELATED ARTICLES: Qatar's GDP grows by 6.3% | Construction ... and oil importers persists and the real growth rates remaining below the 2000-2010 average for both groups. "Nevertheless most of the GCC countries were able to stay out of the geopolitical ...