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
GDP cut to just 1.1% growth for 3rd quarter
Japan Times - 12/9/2013 8:02:26 AM
The economy expanded at a slower pace than initially estimated in the third quarter, sparking concern that “Abenomics” is failing to help the nascent recovery gain momentum, the government said Monday. The downgrade means the world’s third ...
World Bank projects growth in Kenya’s economy
capitalfm.co.ke - 12/10/2013 2:34:57 PM
NAIROBI, Kenya, 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 ...
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 ...
Philippines’ Poverty Rate Improves Little Despite Economic Growth
Wall Street Journal - 12/9/2013 6:58:01 AM
MANILA—The percent 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 agency.
Cheer Up: World Growth Is Accelerating
Bloomberg - 12/8/2013 10:58:24 PM
Current pessimism about the world economy is ... of global growth looks likely. How much of an acceleration and how long it might last depend partly on something we can’t really know: the world’s long-term trend rate of growth.
Dnevnik, Macedonia: Macedonia has the highest GDP growth rate on the Western Balkans
Focus Infomation - 12/10/2013 10:53:03 AM
Skopje. Macedonia is the country with highest economic growth in the first half of 2013, among the six Western Balkan countries, Macedonian newspaper Dnevnik reports, quoting a report of the World Bank on South-Eastern Europe. According to the report ...
Is U.S. Growth Sensitive to Foreign Growth?
Forex Street - 12/9/2013 7:01:00 PM
Since exiting recession in Q3-2009, the sequential rate of U.S. real GDP growth has averaged only 2.3 percent (annualized rate) per quarter, which has been a disappointing performance to many observers. Could the U.S. economy be boosted if ...
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 ...
More Government Equals Less Growth, The Facts Are In
Forbes - 12/10/2013 12:11:47 PM
Next Next, I computed the correlation between each of the three measures of government spending (share, total, and per capita) and the growth in GDP over the seven year span. A correlation coefficient measures the tendency of two variables to ...
Philippine Poverty Rate Improves Little Despite Economic Growth
Wall Street Journal - 12/9/2013 11:11:32 PM
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 ...
Japan's economy looks weaker after GDP revision
CNN Money - 12/9/2013 3:59:03 AM
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has made a major bid to reverse decades of falling prices in Japan. Gross domestic product -- the broadest measure of economic activity -- expanded by only 1.1% over the previous year, a slower rate than the initial ...
World Bank official forecasts Albanian economy to grow 1.3 pct in 2014
Xinhua News Agency - 12/9/2013 10:21:26 PM
TIRANA, Dec. 9 (Xinhua) -- Albanian economy will recover in the next coming years with a projected growth rate of 1.3 percent in 2014 according to World Bank's report. The World Bank Country Director for Southeast Europe, Ellen Goldstein, said ...
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 ...
China's economy to maintain growth: think tank
The Global Times - 12/10/2013 10:38:44 AM
A major government think tank on Tuesday predicted "a stable growth with medium and high-speed" for China's economy in 2014, but said that high local government debt, employment and environmental issues still challenge the country's development. According ...
WB urges developing countries to safeguard economic growth, as road ahead remains bumpy
The World Bank Group - 1/16/2013 12:32:43 AM
International capital flows to developing countries, which fell 30 percent in the second quarter of 2012 ... because of a marked slowdown in domestic demand in some of the largest economies in the region and a weak external environment.