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
Can Africa Hit And Hold A 7% GDP Growth Rate Year-On-Year?
Seeking Alpha - 3/7/2014 12:30:18 PM
The gap between 5% and 7% is due to poor infrastructure hindering the continent's development." Europe, of course, would love to have five percent growth, never mind seven percent. So what is fueling growth in Africa? According to the McKinsey Global ...
GDP Growth: USA, Europe, World and BRICS economies
Inside Futures - 3/8/2014 8:47:13 AM
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China's 7.5 percent GDP growth target is flexible: finance minister
Win 98.5 - 3/6/2014 12:21:21 AM
BEIJING (Reuters) - It is all right for China to slightly miss the government's 7.5 percent economic growth ... growth rate. Some analysts had welcomed the 7.5 percent goal as a sign that Beijing will keep the world's second-biggest economy ...
Diseases Threaten Indonesia’s Economic Health
Wall Street Journal - 3/7/2014 11:14:33 PM
Indonesia’s high rate of economic growth could fall victim to its high rate of tropical disease, warns a study by a team of U.S.-based academics and disease experts from the World Health Organization. Published in the peer-reviewed journal ...
Why Austerity Is Counterproductive In The New Economy
The Huffington Post - 3/7/2014 5:02:19 PM
Since then, Japanese growth has been barely 1%. So, it is hard to make the case that over the last 20 years, Japan represents a substantial counterexample to the proposition that industrial countries are having difficulty achieving what we traditionally ...
Job growth stalls as economy fails to generate sustained employment growth
Finance Yahoo - 3/7/2014 3:14:57 PM
OTTAWA - Canada's jobs market continues to sputter as the economy gave back ... "I wouldn't expect a whole lot more in the year ahead as we see this so-called rotation away from housing and consumer spending to exports and business investment," he added.
Developed World Could be Hit Hard if EM Stumbles — Morgan Stanley
Wall Street Journal - 3/7/2014 5:27:58 AM
Plenty of ink has been spilled about how developments in the advanced economies affect what’s happening in emerging Asia – through the Fed taper, for example, or demand for Asia’s exports. In a new study, Morgan Stanley is turning the ...
China targets 7.5 percent GDP growth for 2014
Post - 3/5/2014 6:06:08 AM
Other key economic goals, such as consumer price index and unemployment rate ... driving growth needs to be increased," Li said. The world economic recovery still faces instability and uncertainties, as macro-policy adjustments made by some countries ...
Why The Worst Is Still Ahead For Turkey's Bubble Economy
Forbes - 3/4/2014 11:53:54 PM
The explosive rise of Turkey’s economy in the past decade is one of the most fascinating growth ... the world’s ten largest economies by 2023. Loans to Turkey’s private sector have more than quadrupled since 2008, even though the country’s real ...
China Aims for 7.5% Growth this Year
Industry Week - 3/4/2014 11:53:54 PM
BEIJING – While promising to "declare war" on pollution as the government pledges ... Beijing-based China climate and energy policy director with the Natural Resources Defense Council. "And we don't know whether or not ultimately it will ...
Bank of Canada cautious on growth, warning Ukraine tensions are stoking global uncertainty
Financial Post - 3/5/2014 9:15:14 PM
The biggest unknown, according to a major Canadian think-tank, is whether the recent eurozone recovery ... Pointing to many similar concerns, the Bank of Canada on Wednesday kept its trendsetting interest rate on hold — which was hardly ...
Deleveraging will continue to weigh on growth
Life Health Pro - 3/5/2014 9:00:55 PM
Many homeowners relied on the housing boom's price appreciation, which they extracted through home equity loans and cash-out refinancing, to fund oversize spending. But after those withdrawals and the collapse in house prices, the home equity of ...
Bank of Canada Keeps 1 Percent Key Rate, Notes Risks in World Economy
The Epoch Times - 3/6/2014 2:15:53 AM
OTTAWA—The Bank of Canada is keeping its low-interest rate policy in place for a while longer, signalling Wednesday that it remains to be convinced the global economy ... world and U.S. economies could result in an almost eight percent real ...
US Economy Added 175,000 Jobs in February
Voice of America - 3/7/2014 1:34:44 PM
U.S. employers added 175,000 jobs in February, picking up the pace of hiring after two months of sluggish job growth. A senior economist at the country's biggest bank, James Glassman at JPMorgan Chase, tolds VOA the advance in the labor market last month ...
Australia PESTLE report: New country analysis published
Live-PR - 3/7/2014 1:13:15 PM
In 2007, the GDP growth rate was around 4.33% ... as well as the country´s economic, social, foreign, and defense policies. The section also discusses the country´s performance according to World Bank Governance Indicators. The economic landscape ...