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
G20 vows to boost global economic growth by 1.8 pct
Xinhua News Agency - 9/21/2014 5:43:41 AM
21 (Xinhua) -- The G20 finance summit ended Sunday in Cairns, Australia with a commitment to a 1.8 percent growth target designed to boost the world economy ... forward by countries, and estimated that these efforts could lift global GDP by 1.8 percent ...
G-20 says close to goal of $2 trillion in growth
Salon - 9/21/2014 4:39:16 AM
SYDNEY (AP) — Finance chiefs from the 20 largest economies say they are close to reaching their goal of boosting world GDP by more than $2 trillion ... the combined gross domestic product of member countries by 1.8 percent above levels expected for ...
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 ...
G-20 Reaffirms Vow to Boost Global Growth
Wall Street Journal - 9/21/2014 3:56:19 AM
They said current global growth was "uneven" and remained at a pace below the level needed to generate adequate jobs growth. Low interest rates ... the global economy," a senior G-20 country delegate said. "Looking around the rest of the world, it is ...
Top 10 Countries By GDP real growth rate
Jagran Josh - 8/8/2010 11:54:12 PM
Following is the list of Top 10 Countries By GDP real growth rate as per CIA (Central Intelligence Agency), 2011. 1 Qatar 16.3 2 Paraguay 15.3 3 Singapore 14.5 4 Taiwan 10.8 5 India 10.4 6 China 10.3 7 Turkmenistan 9.2 8 Sri Lanka 9.1 9 The Republic Of ...
IMF predicts Britain's GDP growth rate will surge to 3.2% by year end
theguardian.com - 7/24/2014 2:03:09 PM
The lender of last resort, which is headed by former French finance minister Christine Lagarde, uprated the UK's outlook for GDP growth by 0.4 percentage points this year and 0.2 percentage points to 2.7% next year in its latest world economic outlook.
Do poor countries really get richer?
The Economist online - 9/19/2014 7:14:57 PM
But, says a new paper by two World Bank economists ... the bottom 20% of countries in 1960, over the subsequent fifty years, saw an average annual growth rate in real per-capita GDP of 2.2%. (The richest 20% only mustered 2.1%.) In fact, over the last ...
G20 says nearing growth goal, but more needed from Europe
Reuters - 9/21/2014 3:13:22 AM
"We are determined to lift growth, and countries ... rates next year, a marked contrast to the European Central Bank and the Bank of Japan where even more easing might be needed. Regulators are looking at increasing the size of the capital buffer that the ...
Real World Economics: Hoopla, pundits and Fed policy
TwinCities Pioneer Press - 9/21/2014 12:00:05 AM
But they are not the same. For the real economy the crucial question is the degree to which continued low interest rates foster greater growth of real output and employment. Many economists, including Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen, Minneapolis Fed President ...
The End of the Emerging-Market Party
PROJECT SYNDICATE - 8/29/2013 11:53:46 PM
... growth in the main emerging countries’ nominal US dollar GDP growth was 20%. The three phenomena that boost nominal GDP – increases in real output, a rise in the relative price of exports, and real exchange-rate appreciation – do not operate ...
Job Trends, March 2014 Issue: Stagnant GDP Growth Rates; Sluggish Employment Growth in Developing Countries
The World Bank - 4/16/2014 7:10:51 AM
Employment growth ... developing countries over the second quarter of 2013 as gross domestic product (GDP) growth rates stagnated. Employment growth took a modest hit, dropping to 0.9 percent, while the unemployment rate barely moved. Real wage growth ...
World Cup hosts score real GDP gains
The Economic Times - 6/2/2006 11:55:17 PM
An ETIG analysis compared the impact of the World Cup on the host countries' real GDP growth, while also comparing ... France, which hosted the 1998 edition, did see a higher GDP growth rate of 3.4% than the previous year's growth of 2.3%.
CHART OF THE DAY: The Stock Market Is Not The Economy Anywhere In The World
The Business Insider - 11/6/2013 6:28:33 PM
The stock market and the economy are not the same thing. They may be related, but their growth rates differ ... Lower-Growth World," the authors examined long-run equity market returns and real GDP growth for 46 countries and found the correlation to ...
World Bank lowers global economy growth forecast; developing countries face major challenge
MercoPress - 6/12/2014 7:14:50 AM
World Bank lowered its 2014 growth forecasts for the global economy but said advanced economies' rebound from a rough start would help offset stagnation in developing countries ... product was only a 5.8% annualized rate, with a sharp deceleration in ...
US Will Be the World's Third Largest Economy: Citi
CNBC - 2/25/2011 8:14:18 AM
CNBC.com "We expect strong growth in the world economy until 2050, with average real GDP growth rates of 4.6 percent per annum until ... "China should overtake the US to become the largest economy in the world by 2020, then be overtaken by India by 2050 ...