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
The Futility Of Forecasting Global GDP Growth
Seeking Alpha - 5/1/2016 7:42:23 AM
The chart below gives IMF's forecast for real GDP growth for the world and the actual growth rates over a period of time. It is clear that IMF has failed in the last six years to predict GDP growth and on each occasion, IMF growth forecasts have been ...
Up Close, India’s Sharp Growth Picture Gets Fuzzy
Wall Street Journal - 5/1/2016 5:15:03 PM
But as with most developing countries, where official statistics can be dicey even when they aren’t showing world-beating growth ... methods for estimating GDP last year, causing performance in earlier years to shoot up. Growth stayed brisk throughout ...
The big story: The swing factor in GDP growth
The Hindu Business Line - 5/2/2016 2:11:55 AM
Kicker to economic growth If there’s one segment of the economy that the monsoons have a direct impact on, it is agricultural output. So, mapping monsoon performance to growth in the agriculture component of GDP, it is clear that the quantum of annual ...
Spain: GDP growth remains robust - ING
Forex Street - 4/29/2016 10:29:24 AM
“Still, compared to its main trading partners and other large countries across the world ... 0.8% QoQ GDP growth as a vestige of the past rather than a sign of a better outlook in the rest of the year. The slight increase of the unemployment rate ...
World Worried About China’s Economic Slowdown
InSerbia - 5/1/2016 11:09:59 AM
By maintaining a steady growth rate for almost 24 years, China has become the world’s third largest economy behind the US and the 28-member European Union (EU). However, the problem is that Chinese economy is slowing down. The country’s GDP grew at 6.9 ...
Real-estate services and construction activities boost China’s GDP growth.
worldpoliticsjournal.com - 4/19/2016 12:25:39 AM
China’s GDP rose 6.7 per cent in the first quarter of 2016 from the same quarter a year earlier, the slowest pace of economic growth since the depth of the global financial crisis in the first quarter of 2009. The world’s second-largest economy grew 1 ...
The difficult choice between unemployment and growth
Today - 5/1/2016 8:56:57 PM
But unlike in developed countries, China’s piecemeal unemployment ... might serve as a proxy for the real unemployment rate.) Moreover, while rapid GDP growth contributed to falling unemployment in, say, 2007, unemployment continued to decline even ...
UBS raises China 2016 GDP growth forecast
Daily Croton - 4/23/2016 7:59:02 AM
The 6.7 growth rate was ... in the country is picking up pace, which would eventually lead to recovery in the economy". Investec Wealth and Investment head of investment strategy John Wyn-Evans says the new GDP data has generated "no real surprises".
Lee-Chin urges 5% annual GDP growth within five years
Jamaica Observer - 4/29/2016 8:42:01 AM
JAMAICAN-born billionaire investor Michael Lee-Chin confirmed yesterday that the target of the new Economic Growth Council (EGC), which he chairs, will be a five per cent of GDP ... rate over the four-year period would be 10 times more than the country ...
Top 10 Countries By GDP real growth rate
Jagran Josh - 9/21/2011 11:55:54 PM
Following is the list of Top 10 Countries By GDP real growth rate as per latest CIA (Central Intelligence Agency) fact report. Rank Country GDP - real growth rate (%) 1 South Sudan 24.7 2 Sierra Leone 13.3 3 Turkmenistan 12.2 4 Paraguay 12 5 Macau 11.9 6 ...
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 GDP ... 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 ...
Bangladesh Development Update: Economy Requires Focus on Sustainable and Inclusive Growth
The World Bank - 4/30/2016 4:37:27 AM
Weak private investment rates ... (GDP) growth declining from 1.5 percentage point to 1.3 percentage point stagnating private investment remains a concern. Other challenges to the economy include: decline in agricultural growth, appreciation in Real ...
India can save $50 bn in logistics costs, raise growth of exports, says study
Firstpost - 5/1/2016 11:02:49 AM
New Delhi: India can save up to $50 billion by bringing down logistics costs to 9 percent from the current 14 percent of the country's GDP, according to a joint ... is likely to clock a compounded annual growth rate of about 16 percent during the course ...
The trouble with GDP
The Economist online - 4/29/2016 11:58:17 PM
Any true reckoning of real incomes must somehow account for the vast changes ... If the output of IT services had grown at a similar clip, official GDP growth rates in Britain would have been 0.7 percentage points higher each year. It is not just that ...
WB casts doubt on govt’s economic growth estimate
The Daily Star - 5/1/2016 12:18:34 AM
The World ... country will not be able to sustain the current growth momentum if productivity does not go up, the WB report said. The other challenges to the economy include a decline in agricultural growth, appreciation in real effective exchange rates ...