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, 2014See also: GDP - real growth rate map
How to Calculate the Annual Growth Rate for Real GDP
The Motley Fool - 10/1/2015 4:02:33 AM
As such, it's worth knowing what the headline statistic -- the annual growth rate in real ... you can produce GDP estimates for California, the European Union, or even the world. In practice, the most widely reported GDP data are country-level data.
Fitch lowers India GDP growth forecast to 7.5% for 2015-16
Economic Times - 9/30/2015 8:10:06 PM
NEW DELHI: Fitch Ratings has lowered India's GDP growth estimate ... monsoon but said the country is poised to grow at 8 per cent next fiscal on reform push. This comes a day after Reserve Bank revised downwards its real GDP forecast for 2015-16 to 7.4 ...
Global growth shows clear signs of slowdown
Financial Times - 10/4/2015 5:27:53 PM
This helps explain why there may have been a commodity demand shock in the world economy recently, despite stable growth in China’s overall activity. It is possible that China’s official GDP data are also over-stating the actual growth rate ...
As China growth flags, analysts weigh alternative indicators
Business Recorder - 10/4/2015 12:34:23 PM
However, there is an emerging consensus among economists that real growth in China is lower. Official data is "mendacious", said Willem Buiter, chief economist of Citigroup, who estimates the growth rate as ... of the country's GDP figures.
Could gender equality boost global GDP by trillions?
CNBC - 9/24/2015 3:59:31 PM
In 2025, the world's gross domestic product (GDP ... if all countries within a particular region harmonize their rate of development to the region's fastest-improving neighbor. Such a target would could contribute $12 trillion to growth worldwide in ...
5 Risks To ASEAN Growth
Seeking Alpha - 10/4/2015 7:48:03 AM
Last week, the Asian Development Bank downgraded the 2015/2016 growth rate ... one of the world's most disaster prone regions, yet is also heavily reliant on agriculture. Floods and droughts caused by El Niño in several Southeast Asian countries have ...
Canada’s July GDP Growth Silences (for now) Recession Talk
dailycommercialnews.com - 10/2/2015 4:11:30 PM
That question has arisen because ‘real ... (SAAR) GDP declined by either -0.1% or -0.2% in each of the first five months of 2015, it bounced back in June, +0.4%, and followed up with another good increase in July, +0.3%, according to Statistics ...
The 10 Best Economies In The World
The Huffington Post - 10/2/2015 8:36:22 PM
According to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), growth among advanced economies such as the United States appears to be picking up slightly, while growth in emerging markets and developing economies is slowing. The World Economic Forum (WEF ...
Diversity fueling UAE growth in face of fluctuating oil
Emirates247 - 10/3/2015 7:42:05 AM
While countries ... their growth rate, UAE’s economy has been less impacted by the falling price of oil. The UAE has 5.8 per cent of the world’s oil reserves with hydrocarbon revenues accounting for 25 per cent of the country’s GDP and 20 per cent ...
The world economy remains adrift in choppy waters
Brookings - 10/1/2015 11:57:59 PM
Commodity-exporting countries ... growth remains robust but U.S. equity markets, industrial production, and exports have all been held back by economic weakness in the rest of the world. The strong possibility that the Federal Reserve will commence its ...
Can World’s Worst Case of Inequality be Fixed by Pikettian Posturing?
Counter Punch - 10/2/2015 8:54:51 AM
As Cosatu official Neil Coleman argued in the strongest NDP critique to date, “0.6 would still make our levels of inequality higher than any other major country in the world ... “When the rate of return on capital exceeds the rate of growth of output ...
US jobs data underscore downbeat IMF assessment of world economy
World Socialist Web Site - 10/3/2015 5:33:14 AM
“We’ve already taken down our third-quarter GDP ... The world’s third largest economy, Japan, is on the brink of what is known as a technical recession—two consecutive quarters of negative growth—followed a contraction at an annualized rate ...
Russia: Has the World's Biggest Country Turned Against the Environment?
Truth Out - 10/4/2015 11:15:39 AM
With all that fossil fuel Russia's carbon emissions (when measured as per real GDP), are 60% higher than the average of most other developed countries ... by the World Bank to either stagnant or decrease, with negative economic growth projected for ...
Country Focus: Latvia
Gas World - 10/2/2015 3:57:11 PM
This is up from $15 million in 2004, indicating an average annual growth rate of 11% p.a ... Like many European countries, the global recession heavily impacted Latvia’s economy and lasted for three years. In 2009, GDP dropped by -18% p.a. With the ...
India Asks Rich Countries to Help Fund Environmentally Friendly Development
The Wall Street Journal - 10/2/2015 2:24:08 PM
NEW DELHI—India on Friday pledged to ramp up its use of renewable energy and slow the growth of its greenhouse-gas emissions ... funds and offer clean technology at affordable rates to developing countries. RoboCab: Driverless Taxi Experiment to Start ...