GDP - real growth rate (%)

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Country19992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320162017
Japan0.31.3 -0.32.72.92.62.22-0.7-5.23.9-0.7220.51.5
World34.82.7 3.84.94.75.35.23.1-0.74.93.732.933.5
Definition of GDP - real growth rate: This entry gives GDP growth on an annual basis adjusted for inflation and expressed as a percent. The growth rates are year-over-year, and not compounded.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of June 30, 2015