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
Asian Economies To Outperform In 2013; ASEAN Countries’ GDP Growth In The Spotlight
International Business Times - 5/23/2013 5:54:33 AM
Growth momentum in Asia was solid at the end of 2012 and economists at Standard Chartered Bank are confident that 2013 will be stronger than last year, supported by increased confidence, domestic spending and intra-regional trade. Although growth could be ...
Impact of the financial crisis on world economies
MENAFN - 5/21/2013 11:57:50 PM
The real economy is rapidly affected, with its social impact related to increased unemployment. For the up coming year, until recently, the world GDP growth rate for the developing countries was projected around 6.4 percent. After the crisis, the growth ...
Saudi Arabia real GDP growth seen at 3% in 2013
MENAFN - 5/22/2013 11:56:38 PM
The EU sanctions on Iran's crude exports ... 30-year high daily production. Saudi oil output rose by 7.2 percent in 2012, averaging 9.92 million barrels per day, which propelled the oil sector GDP by 5.5 percent, the fastest pace since 2005. The private ...
OECD reports GDP growth of 0.4 pct in Q1
The Global Times - 5/22/2013 1:23:44 AM
The gross domestic product (GDP ... growth rates across countries however," the OECD said in its new report, as the latest data showed diverging patterns across the countries in the bloc in the January-March period. Japan and the United States saw their ...
UN expects global economy to gain momentum slowly
Xinhua News Agency - 5/24/2013 1:42:50 AM
The real economy is held ... unemployment rates have dropped below the levels seen before the financial crisis. By contrast, employment continues to be a key problem in many African countries, despite relatively strong growth in recent years.
Bank Gov. says “we should be proud” as IMF team predicts 13% GDP growth for 2013
Awoko - 5/24/2013 2:57:24 PM
After the very important Article IV consultations, the IMF team headed by Ms. Malangu Kabedi-Mbuyi have predicted a 13% GDP Growth ... interest rates on a declining trend. This is a rare development in developing and developed countries.
Peru’s GDP Grows at Slowest in Three Years as Investment Eases
Businessweek - 5/24/2013 12:52:43 AM
Peru’s economy expanded at the slowest pace in more than three years in the first quarter as investment growth eased and exports fell. Gross domestic product rose 4.8 percent from the same period a year earlier, the government’s statistics ...
Asian Economies Get the Wobbles
thediplomat.com - 5/25/2013 12:11:34 PM
With China’s manufacturers lagging, doubts over Japan’s “Abenomics” and fears of recession in Australia, is the world economy ... be ruled out,” with risks including the housing bubble, shadow banking, lack of transparency in local ...
Spain on track for growth, job creation in 2014, business group says
GlobalPost - 5/22/2013 1:26:43 PM
Since 2008, when the global financial crisis started, Spain's GDP has contracted about 5 percent, a figure that is not alarming when compared to the economic meltdowns suffered by different ... with this model" because it "does not lead to sustainable ...
BBS revises GDP growth at 6.03pc
Financial Express - 5/18/2013 11:36:55 AM
The government has revised the Bangladesh's gross domestic product (GDP) growth downward to 6.03 per cent for the outgoing fiscal year (FY) 2012-13, officials said Thursday. The revised GDP growth rate is 1.17 percentage points down from the original ...
Kenya’s Economy May Expand at Fastest Rate in Six Years in 2013
Bloomberg - 5/23/2013 12:49:44 PM
Kenya’s government said the economy ... to accelerate growth to at least 10 percent, create a million jobs a year and elevate the country to middle-income status within a generation. Kenya’s central bank cut its policy rate by 9.5 percentage ...
OECD Area GDP Expands In Q1
RTT News - 5/21/2013 12:30:38 PM
but the overall gross domestic product figure masks a wide spectrum of growth rates across countries. Provisional estimates published by the OECD on Tuesday showed that GDP rose 0.4 percent sequentially, after staying flat a quarter ago. Real GDP growth ...
Rosy China growth forecasts fade on further signs of slowdown
FOXBusiness - 5/24/2013 2:57:24 PM
BEIJING – As evidence mounts that China's economy is ... what could be the country's slowest growth rate in 23 years. In the space of five months, analysts have swung from confidently predicting a modest pick-up in the world's second-biggest ...
Taiwan lowers forecast for 2013 GDP growth
eTaiwan News - 5/25/2013 9:41:15 AM
Taipei, May 24 (CNA) Taiwan has lowered its forecast for economic growth in 2013 to below 3 percent after first quarter growth fell far below expectations. The Directorate General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics (DGBAS) on Friday predicted GDP growth ...
Austerity And Growth Perspectives: Europe, The IMF, China And The U.S.
Seeking Alpha - 5/24/2013 12:41:23 PM
But Congress has been unwilling since then to pass any significant stimulus bill, even though the economic recovery has ... Further monetary easing may weaken the U.S. dollar, but would have positive spillovers from strengthening the U.S. economy and ...