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
Doubting 'fastest-growing' GDP statistics, economists devise their own method
Economic Times - 2/5/2016 10:14:29 AM
MUMBAI/NEW DELHI: From rural motorbike sales to rail freight, economists and even the central bank are devising their own ways to measure growth. Their verdict? It's a good deal weaker than official data showing India to be the ... the real rate of expansion.
Doubting India’s ‘fastest-growing’ GDP statistics, economists devise their own
The Morung Express - 2/5/2016 5:59:46 PM
Under the new methodology, economists expect India will report GDP ... real rate of expansion. Meanwhile, Citigroup has developed a heat map of 18 economic activities including two-wheeler sales, air traffic, and diesel sales. Downbeat assessments of ...
Nigeria: GDP Growth May Stabilise at 3.5 Percent in 2016 - Analysts
AllAfrica - 1/25/2016 9:58:54 AM
The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, actual recorded ... oli boom among oil exporting countries". Afrinvest also stated that government spending which accounted for 6.0 per cent of GDP appears to be the only driver of growth in 2016.
Economists devise new formula for GDP growth
Asian Age - 2/5/2016 11:50:32 PM
From rural motorbike sales to rail freight, economists and even the central bank are devising their own ways to measure Indian growth. Their verdict? It’s a good deal weaker than official data showing India to be the world ... the real rate of expansion.
Iran is the 'single greatest growth spot in the world'
The Business Insider - 2/5/2016 4:02:15 AM
Take a moment to consider just how dark the future is for economic growth worldwide. The slaughter in oil aside, real demand is ... bank is to push this rate lower to accommodate domestic growth—at the same time the world is buying Rials—is no small ...
Citi says 'Brexit' would lop 4 percent points off UK GDP growth
YahooNews - 2/5/2016 4:41:02 PM
LONDON (Reuters) - Economic growth in Britain would be up to four percentage points lower over the next four years and sterling could lose a fifth of its value if the country ... GDP loss of 4 percent, with sterling's trade-weighted exchange rate probably ...
U.K. GDP Growth Improves In Q4
SoloNews - 1/28/2016 2:10:03 AM
Services, which account for about 79 percent of GDP, saw growth ... the world, there may be bumpy times ahead which is why we've got to stick with the economic plan which is reducing our debts and attracting jobs and investment to our country and that ...
Countries With The Fastest And Slowest GDP Growth
Investopedia - 1/23/2013 11:54:36 PM
Organizations such as the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) maintain detailed records on a diverse set of statistics ... growth. The largest increases in GDP growth since 1980, according to the IMF, are as follows: What caused these ...
Promoting competition could lift South African growth
New Era - 2/4/2016 8:42:37 AM
The report’s forecast for real GDP growth is at 0.8 percent in 2016, down from 1.3% 2015 and the lowest rate of growth since 2009 ... investment and growth”, says Guang Zhe Chen, World Bank Country Director for South Africa. The report’s special ...
UK Interest Rates, Economy GDP Forecasts 2016 and 2017
The Market Oracle - 2/6/2016 4:29:42 AM
"Since last summer, progress has been insufficient" to warrant higher interest rates, Mr Carney explained, adding that "the world is weaker and UK growth has slowed ... the need to raise interest rates as actual GDP data releases will slowly prompt ...
Slow growth is the root of our problems
Chicago Tribune - 2/5/2016 7:54:18 PM
It's his goal for annual economic growth, which he argues would "restore the opportunity for every American to rise and achieve earned success." When Bush said last June, "There is not a reason in the world why we cannot grow at a rate of 4 percent a year ...
Nigeria’s 2015 GDP, lowest in 15 years − Adeosun
Punch - 2/5/2016 7:18:31 PM
The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun on Friday said the growth recorded by the country in the 2015 fiscal period was the lowest in the last 15 years. Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product grew by 2.84 per cent year on year in real terms in the third ...
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 -- represents ... Our mission at The Motley Fool is to help the world invest better, so it's nice to receive that kind of recognition. It lets us know we're ...
How Low Interest Rates Have Hurt Venezuela, Puerto Rico, and Brazil
Market Realist - 2/4/2016 11:12:56 AM
It accounts for roughly a third of this Latin American (ILF) economy’s GDP ... interest rate hikes. As a consequence, the Selic rate now stands at 14.3%. “No country over time can issue debt at 6-7% real interest rates with negative growth,” said ...
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 ...