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
Biden’s Twist on U.S. Economy
Fact Check - 1/30/2015 1:35:16 AM
Biden twisted international data on economic growth when he said the U.S. is “the only country in the world ... is still nearly double the growth rate projected for the U.S. The U.S. has the world’s largest economy, with a GDP of $17.5 trillion in ...
'Bangladesh 2nd in GDP growth by 2019'
Dhaka Tribune - 1/29/2015 2:29:33 PM
As per the report, Bangladesh will rank 2nd in the top 10 of growth rate with 7 ... IMF’s flagship World Economic Outlook, a CNN report illustrates the size and growth of top economies. The report only includes countries with a GDP worth over $100 ...
World economy to expand due to strength of U.S. economy
Yahoo Finance - 1/29/2015 1:53:45 PM
This factor combined with a dropping unemployment rate and ... on economic growth resulting from weaker housing activity and investment spending. Real GDP in China is forecast to expand by around 7 per cent this year. Meanwhile, EU countries will continue ...
Lithuania's 2015 GDP growth forecast revised down
MENAFN - 1/28/2015 12:50:31 PM
(MENAFN) Swedbank, one of Lithuania's leading banks, revised down the country's gross domestic product (GDP ... growth rate (CAGR) between 2013 and 2018 to reach $284.5 billion, according to Alpen ... Jan 28 2015 - Dubai International airport crowned as ...
The Fed will raise rates later this year to save capitalism, says investing bigwig Bill Gross
Financial Post - 1/29/2015 4:52:43 PM
And most importantly – because the markets and the financial sector are ultimately the servants of the real economy – growth is challenged and stunted. In a new world ... countries face deflation in the midst of negative interest rates.
UPDATE 1-Malaysia c.bank holds rates, economy seen on steady path
Reuters - 1/28/2015 11:24:37 AM
Malaysia c.bank keeps policy rate unchanged at ... have done their best to rescue the world economy by printing money and politicians must now act fast to enact structural reforms and pro-investment policies to boost growth, central bankers said on Saturday.
Philippines confident of faster growth after 2014 rebound
Yahoo News - 1/29/2015 7:27:12 AM
Philippine officials voiced confidence the country had escaped a "boom-bust cycle" as they predicted on Thursday that economic growth ... world trade, low commodity prices and fears of higher interest rates looming on the horizon. But he said the economy ...
Economy still resilient—Mona Quartey
Ghana Web - 1/29/2015 3:41:08 PM
value addition and diversification to deliver an expected non-oil GDP growth rate of at least 4.4 percent over the period 2015-2017.” She however admitted that the country experienced some fiscal challenges during the past year. This culminated in ...
Foresight Africa 2015: The Pursuit of Inclusive Growth in South Africa—Constraints and Opportunities
Brookings - 1/29/2015 1:03:39 PM
In 2009 the country posted negative growth rates for the first time since 1994 and shed approximately 900,000 jobs in a real economy crisis emanating from the unregulated excesses of financial institutions in the developed world. GDP growth began to ...
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 ...
Global competitiveness key to economic growth, says Prabhu
Zee News - 1/29/2015 5:57:08 PM
Bengaluru: Citing China as an example of beneficiary of economic globalisation, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday said India also needs to focus on "global competitiveness" for the growth of its economy ... is one country in the world where ...
Israel & China Economic Ties: Growth & Potential
blogs.timesofisrael.com - 1/29/2015 4:52:43 PM
The stage is set for even greater growth ... in the country. This centre of excellence for Israeli “water-tech” features world-leading Israeli innovation in such areas as drip irrigation and waste-water recycling. There has also been a real awakening ...
If Apple were a country…
Financial Times - 1/28/2015 9:11:36 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 ...
South Africa is the most miserable country in Africa
businesstech.co.za - 1/29/2015 10:22:00 PM
A new report by the Cato Institute puts South Africa among the most miserable countries in the world ... economic growth. “Every country aims to lower inflation, unemployment, and lending rates, while increasing gross domestic product (GDP) per capita ...
Inside the Dangerous World of Amateur ‘Ninja’ Gold Miners
Wired News - 1/29/2015 5:25:31 AM
All things told, the Mongolian economy is booming and The Economist says mining industries will drive the country’s economic growth at a faster rate than any other nation on earth in the next decade. The government recently acknowledged the ninjas ...