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
UPDATE 2-World Bank cuts Kenyan GDP growth view for 2013, 2014
Reuters - 12/10/2013 12:58:55 AM
NAIROBI, Dec 10 (Reuters) - The World Bank cut its growth forecast for Kenya for 2013 and 2014 to around 5 percent, citing low levels of government spending and high interest rates charged by commercial banks. The cuts suggest growth rates in ...
GDP cut to just 1.1% growth for 3rd quarter
Japan Times - 12/9/2013 8:02:26 AM
The downgrade means the world’s third-biggest economy grew at an annualized rate ... growth, the Cabinet Office said. The government said in the initial GDP report that was released Nov. 14 that the Japanese economy had expanded by an ...
Dnevnik, Macedonia: Macedonia has the highest GDP growth rate on the Western Balkans
Focus Infomation - 12/10/2013 10:53:03 AM
among the six Western Balkan countries, Macedonian newspaper Dnevnik reports, quoting a report of the World Bank on South-Eastern Europe. According to the report, Macedonia registered a GDP growth of 3.4% in the first six months of 2013, mainly thanks to ...
CHART OF THE DAY: The Stock Market Is Not The Economy Anywhere In The World
The Business Insider - 11/5/2013 11:59:01 PM
In a report titled "The Outlook For Emerging Market Stocks In A Lower-Growth World," the authors ... "At 4.0% per year, the average real equity market return for the countries with the three highest GDP growth rates was slightly below the ...
13:17 Turkey 2nd highest growth in OECD members, 4th in G-20
worldbulletin.net - 12/11/2013 10:51:52 AM
Turkey, with 4.4 percent growth rate for 3rd quarter of 2013 fiscal year, records the second highest growth rate among the OECD member states and the fourth highest growth rate in the G-20 states. According to a report by an Ankara based think tank ...
Cheer Up: World Growth Is Accelerating
Bloomberg - 12/8/2013 10:58:24 PM
Knowing whether growth is above or below trend would make it easier to judge whether the global stance of macroeconomic policy is too expansionary or too contractionary. Trend growth drives long-term welfare: Knowing how quickly living standards ...
World Bank cuts India's 2013-14 GDP growth projection to 4.7%
articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com - 10/16/2013 11:25:28 PM
NEW DELHI: India's growth story took a further hit on Wednesday, after another multilateral agency, World ... interest rates before bouncing back in the second half of the fiscal. "The report (India Development Update) expects real GDP to ...
Why I Won’t Be Surprised If the Global Economy Caves
smallbusiness.yahoo.com - 12/11/2013 12:21:56 AM
Why I Won’t Be Surprised If the Global Economy CavesThe global economy looks to be in trouble, as there may be an economic contraction on the horizon. If all the pieces of the puzzle fall into place, companies on key stock indices might face issues ...
09:46 Peru among countries with world's highest GDP growth rate
andina.com.pe - 2/25/2013 3:01:33 PM
Peru posts one of the highest GDP growth rates ... surpassing the global average growth rate of 3.6%. He also stated that Peru has one of the fastest economic growth rates in the world, placing among the most dynamic countries like China, which is ...
Philippines’ Poverty Rate Improves Little Despite Economic Growth
Wall Street Journal - 12/9/2013 6:58:01 AM
MANILA—The percent of people living below the poverty line in the Philippines has narrowed only slightly, despite robust growth of the Philippine economy over the last few years, according to the latest data from the country’s statistics agency.
WB urges developing countries to safeguard economic growth, as road ahead remains bumpy
The World Bank Group - 1/16/2013 12:32:43 AM
WASHINGTON, January 15, 2013 – Four years after the onset of the global financial crisis, the world economy ... growth that we know that they can achieve in the future.” Last year developing countries recorded among their slowest economic growth rates ...
World Cup hosts score real GDP gains
articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com - 6/2/2006 11:55:17 PM
An ETIG analysis compared the impact of the World Cup on the host countries' real GDP growth ... 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%. Other World Cup hosts ...
World Bank chief says Fed can reduce taper risk with communication
Los Angeles Times - 12/11/2013 8:07:13 AM
WASHINGTON -- Clear communication from Federal Reserve officials could reduce the risk to developing economies when the central bank starts reducing a key stimulus program, the head of the World Bank said. Developing nations saw their borrowing ...
Manufacturing Led U.S. In 2012 Growth; Would Be World's 10th-Largest Economy If A Separate Country
Seeking Alpha - 4/25/2013 8:10:58 PM
Here are some highlights of the report: Measured by growth rates in ... the overall economy (2.2%), and the durable goods manufacturing grew more than four times faster (9.1%) than the overall U.S. economy. Of the 2.2% expansion in real GDP last year ...
World Bank official forecasts Albanian economy to grow 1.3 pct in 2014
big5.xinhuanet.com - 12/9/2013 11:54:29 PM
The World Bank Country Director for Southeast Europe, Ellen Goldstein, said that "Albania's economic growth will be slow, but sustainable." During presentation of the World Bank's fifth report on the latest socio-economic developments in the ...