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
Europe needs more than QE to bolster economic growth
Market Watch - 1/28/2015 12:57:40 PM
The weaker euro will stimulate eurozone countries ... result, real (inflation-adjusted) GDP growth accelerated to 4% in the second half of 2013. After a weather-related pause in the first quarter of 2014, GDP continued to grow at an annual rate of ...
British growth slows, but 2014 still fastest in seven years
Reuters - 1/27/2015 10:38:41 PM
up from 1.7 percent in 2013 and putting it on track to have been the world's fastest-growing major advanced economy last year. While most countries have not yet reported 2014 growth data, Britain's is ahead of International Monetary Fund estimates for ...
British 2014 growth was fastest in seven years
Euronews - 1/27/2015 1:56:08 PM
For the year as a whole, the economy grew by 2.6 percent. That was up from 1.7 percent in 2013. The UK is almost certain to have been the world’s fastest-growing major advanced economy last year. Most countries have not yet reported 2014 growth data.
How South Korea Can Maintain Its Strong Growth
The Business Insider - 1/28/2015 10:48:50 AM
In the last half-century, South Korea has become a model for developing countries, with remarkable economic growth enabling it to become the world ... GDP growth averaging 3.6% for the last ten years – a significant drop from the 8.1% annual growth rate ...
If Apple were a country…
Financial Times - 1/28/2015 8:57:17 PM
The Apple economy grew much more rapidly than the world economy over ... in turn affects the exchange rate (earnings multiple) of its currency against both hard currencies and other corporate equities. Like emerging market countries, Apple has hard ...
Moody’s sees Abu Dhabi weathering slowing economy amid weak oil prices
The National - 1/28/2015 9:04:26 PM
In its latest assessment, Moody’s estimated that the emirate’s economic growth rate would slow this year ... slight deficit (forecast to be 1.1 per cent of GDP this year). In the past month, the world benchmark North Sea Brent crude has averaged ...
Economy Slows - But Growth Hits 7-Year High
Sky News HD - 1/27/2015 11:40:07 AM
The performance meant that annual growth for 2014 fell short ... Bank of England is unlikely to raise the base rate of interest this year. Much depends though on the health of the world economy, with the country's biggest trading partner, the eurozone ...
British economy grows at best annual rate since 2007
Zee News - 1/27/2015 7:11:05 PM
The announcement bolstered expectations that Britain was likely to have been the world`s fastest ... quarter in which the growth rate has fallen but it is too early to say if there is a general slowing-down of the economy," said ONS chief economist Joe ...
UK 2014 Growth Fastest In 7 Years Despite Fourth-Quarter Slowdown
International Business Times - 1/27/2015 5:06:25 AM
up from 1.7 percent in 2013 and putting it on track to have been the world's fastest-growing major advanced economy last year. While most countries have not yet reported 2014 growth data, Britain's reading places it ahead of International Monetary Fund ...
Other nations’ troubles could slow U.S. growth
Japan Times - 1/28/2015 9:30:05 AM
Assuming the IMF forecast is reached, growth would still be a third of the predicted U.S. rate (3.6 percent). Led by China, emerging-market countries have disappointed. They were expected to replace the U.S. as the world economy’s main engine of growth.
Loaded Long Johns: What This Central Banker’s Undergarments Have to Do with China’s Economy
The Wall Street Journal - 1/27/2015 4:47:56 PM
The central banker’s fashion choice comes at a time when China’s central bank sees its importance grow on the world stage along with the country’s economy. Mr. Zhou’s words and gestures often get analyzed in great detail for clues regarding the ...
US Government Forecasts Deficit to Stay Under 3% of GDP Until 2018
marketpulse.com - 1/27/2015 2:24:46 PM
The CBO said it anticipates real growth in the economy will fall below the average growth rate seen in the 1980s and 1990s ... Medicare and health insurance subsidies – as well as interest on the country’s debt are projected to grow faster than ...
Equus’ Pasquarella Sees Foreign Capital Causing Cap Rate Compression
ALM Globe St - 1/28/2015 5:12:23 AM
... to declining vacancy rates in many markets across the country.” Pasquarella says that “This is leading to an acceleration in rental rate growth and hence the expectation for increased real estate earnings,” and observes that foreign debt and ...
Is America turning into a third world country?
US Financial Post - 1/28/2015 9:37:15 AM
One of the hallmarks of a typical third world country is the ... translates to a huge growth rate in high-paying jobs and a massive decrease in mid-level jobs. It used to be that mid-level jobs were the anchor of the American economy.