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
The economic damage from the Nepal earthquake is almost half of the country’s GDP
Quartz - 5/22/2015 4:30:15 AM
For Nepal—one of the poorest countries in the world—rebuilding its ravaged economy will be particularly difficult after it suffered years of slow growth. The country ... Alongside, Nepal’s real estate sector, which according to NEF, was on a ...
World Bank Updated Forecast Predicts 2016-17 Kazakh Economic Growth Recovery
astanatimes.com - 5/21/2015 12:52:31 PM
However, the next year could see some recovery with a growth of 2.8 percent, while in 2017 the economy could expand at a more solid rate of 3.9. To attract ... business environment of the country. Trade, transport, and real estate services were the main ...
Malaysia targets GDP growth of 5-6 percent until 2020
MENAFN - 5/21/2015 12:09:34 PM
(MENAFN) Malaysia's Prime Minister said his country's real gross domestic product (GDP) will grow at a steady 5 and 6 percent annually until 2020, Gulf News reported. He also said the country's growth would ... of exchange rates, as well as geopolitical ...
Gaza unemployment world's highest as 60% of youth find themselves jobless
The Jerusalem Post - 5/22/2015 4:58:53 AM
Blockades and war have strangled the Gaza Strip’s economy and the unemployment rate ... world.” The report noted that the Gaza Strip’s real GDP is only a couple of percentage points higher now than it was in 1994, while the population growth is ...
Malaysia presents new growth strategy
worldfinance.com - 5/21/2015 11:19:27 AM
11MP also aims to achieve five to six percent real GDP growth, while keeping inflation below 3 percent ... Moreover, the strategy aims to add 1.5 million jobs to the country’s labour force, while raising the level of skilled workers to 35 percent by ...
Japan's Economy Grows at Fastest Pace in a Year
Economy Watch - 5/21/2015 12:59:40 PM
Latest news about the state of the world economy. As many countries ... as this growth represents the second quarter of an upward track for the nation. While most experts expected modest growth to start 2015, about 1.5 percent, the 2.4 percent rate ...
Economic growth — missing the mark
The Express Tribune - 5/21/2015 7:33:22 PM
The Pakistani economy has been projected to have a growth rate ... the country was just marginally ahead of its performance last year but well short of the target. However, the projections remain largely in line with what the IMF, the ADB and the World ...
Turning protectionist will not help growth: Niti Aayog VC Arvind Panagariya
Economic Times - 5/21/2015 10:32:20 PM
NEW DELHI: The NITI Aayog has cautioned against a protectionist approach to trade policy to encourage domestic manufacturing as it could impact economic growth in the country ... the rate of exports, as a result of which the share of exports to GDP ...
Middleweight cities to animate global growth
Financial Times - 5/21/2015 5:31:41 PM
While China’s move to cut interest rates this month has sparked some concern about emerging-market growth, , we see no let-up in one of the most disruptive trends of our time: the shift of the world ... countries will generate nearly half of global GDP ...
The world is just not prepared for another financial crisis
Rediff India Abroad - 5/22/2015 5:20:21 AM
The average US gross domestic product growth rate for ... down the world economy with it. We may also see systemic failures in the world of non-bank financial institutions, shadow banking, etc, precipitating an economic crisis in the real economy.
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 ...
The world’s biggest economies had a bad May (except Japan)
FORTUNE - 5/21/2015 11:55:15 AM
China’s manufacturing output fell at its fastest rate in over a year in May, raising the pressure on Beijing to add more stimulus to the economy or risk ... s still confident the country will hit its official target of 7% growth this year, despite ...
GREAT RESET? 3 problems with the theory that the US economy is doomed for years of lackluster growth
The Business Insider - 5/21/2015 11:12:18 AM
But has it lowered the level of gross domestic product, or its trend growth rate ... the GDP trend would mean our economic growth would be slower in the future, eventually pushing us out of the first world and into the ranks of the middle-income countries.
World Bank says Latin American economies have failed to compete on the global scale
The Yucatan Times - 5/21/2015 8:44:57 PM
According to the report, “Latin America and the Ascension of the South,” as the global economy has changed irreversibly, the countries ... rates. The World Bank expects the debate over the priority in public policy, which has as a central focus growth ...
UN raises projections for India's growth, making it the fastest-growing economy
Net India 123 - 5/20/2015 7:05:56 PM
The UN has now raised its projections for the Indian economy's growth this year by 1.7 percent to 7.6 percent and by 1.4 percent to 7.7 percent next year from the estimates it made in January. The Mid-Year Update to the World Economic Situation and ...