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Encyclopedia > List of countries by GDP (real) growth rate
World map showing GDP real growth rates for 2007.

This article includes a list of countries of the world sorted by their gross domestic product (real) growth rate, the increase in value of all final goods and services produced within a nation in a given year -- not taking into account Purchasing power parity and taking into account the inflation. It is a measure of economic development. This is an alphabetical list of the sovereign states of the world, including both de jure and de facto independent states. ... GDP redirects here. ... PPP of GDP for the countries of the world (2003). ... Economic development is the development of economic wealth of countries or regions for the well-being of their inhabitants. ...


All figures are from the CIA World Factbook unless otherwise specified. World Factbook 2004 cover The World Factbook is an annual publication by the Central Intelligence Agency of the United States with basic almanac-style information about the various countries of the world. ...


Top ten economies (PPP) are listed in bold. Data not available for: Nauru and Vatican City.

Rank Country GDP (real)
growth rate (%)
Year.
1  Azerbaijan 31.00 2007 est.
2  Timor-Leste 24.00 2007 est.
3  Macau 16.60 2005
4  Angola 16.30 2007 est.
5  Armenia 13.70 2007 est.
6  Sudan 12.80 2007 est.
7  Equatorial Guinea 12.70 2007 est.
8  Georgia 12.00 2007 est.
9  People's Republic of China 11.40 2007 est.
10  Liechtenstein 11.00 1999 est.
11  Cyprus 10.60 2007 est.
12  Slovakia 10.40 [1] 2007
13  Anguilla 10.20 2004 est.
14  Ethiopia 9.80 2007 est.
15  India 8.50 [2] 2007 est.
16  Kazakhstan 9.50 2007 est.
17  Cambodia 9.10 2007 est.
18  Latvia 10.30 2007
19  Bhutan 8.80 2005 est.
20  Argentina 8.70 [3] 2007
21  Liberia 8.50 2007 est.
22  Vietnam 8.50 2007 est.
23  United Arab Emirates 8.50 2007 est
24  Mongolia 8.40 2006 est.
25  Venezuela 8.40 2007 est.
26  Russia 8.10 2007 est.
27  Uzbekistan 8.10 2007 est.
28  Lithuania 8.00 2007 est.
29  Panama 7.80 2007 est.
30  Qatar 7.80 2007 est.
31  Afghanistan 7.50 2007 est.
32  Mozambique 7.50 2007 est
33  Peru 7.50 2007 est.
34  Singapore 7.40 2007 est.
35  Estonia 7.30 2007 est.
36  Philippines 7.30 2007 est.
37  Dominican Republic 7.20 2007 est.
38  Egypt 7.20 2007 est.
39  Tajikistan 7.20 2007 est.
40  Uruguay 7.20 2007 est.
41  Ukraine 7.10 [4] 2007
42  Cape Verde 7.00 2007 est.
43  Democratic Republic of the Congo 7.00 2007 est.
44  Gambia 7.00 2007 est.
45  Gibraltar 7.00 2007 est.
46  Laos 7.00 2007 est.
47  Turkmenistan 7.00 2007 est.
48  Belarus 6.90 2007 est.
49  Tanzania 6.90 2007 est.
50  Sierra Leone 6.80 2007 est.
51  Vanuatu 6.80 2005 est.
52  Bahrain 6.60 2007 est.
53  Colombia 6.50 2007 est.
54  Cuba 6.50 [5] 2007
55  Poland 6.50 2007 est.
56  Kyrgyzstan 6.50 2007 est.
57  São Tomé and Príncipe 6.50 2007 est.
58  Sri Lanka 6.50 [6] 2007
59  Kenya 6.30 2007 est.
60  Madagascar 6.30 2007 est.
61  Pakistan 6.30 2007 est.
62  Tunisia 6.30 2007 est.
63  Niue 6.20 2003 est.
64  Bulgaria 6.10 2007 est.
65  Costa Rica 6.10 2007 est.
66  Indonesia 6.10 2007 est.
67  Nigeria 6.10 2007 est.
68  Bangladesh 6.00 2007 est.
69  Czech Republic 6.00 [7] 2007
70  Honduras 6.00 2007 est.
71  Moldova 6.00 2007 est.
72  Montenegro 6.00 2007 est.
73  Rwanda 6.00 2007 est.
74  Saint Kitts and Nevis 6.00 2007 est.
75  Uganda 6.00 2007 est.
76  Romania 5.90 2007 est.
77  Serbia 5.90 2007 est.
78  Ghana 5.80 2007 est.
79  Hong Kong 5.80 2007 est.
80  Seychelles 5.80 2007 est.
81  Trinidad and Tobago 5.80 2007 est.
82  Jordan 5.70 2007 est.
83  Malaysia 5.70 2007 est.
84  Malawi 5.70 2007 est.
85  Croatia 5.60 2007 est.
86  Guatemala 5.60 2007 est.
87  Kuwait 5.60 2007 est.
88  Slovenia 5.60 2007 est.
89  Bosnia and Herzegovina 5.50 2007 est.
90  Burundi 5.50 2007 est.
91  Maldives 5.50 2007 est.
92  Mauritius 5.50 2007 est.
93  Palau 5.50 2005 est.
94  Samoa 5.50 2005 est.
95  Brazil 5.40 [8] 2007 est.
96  Iran 5.40 [9] 2007 est.
97  Libya 5.40 2007 est.
98  Oman 5.30 2007 est.
99  Ireland 5.30 2007 est.
100  Zambia 5.30 2007 est.
101  Chile 5.20 2007 est.
102  Isle of Man 5.20 2005
103  French Polynesia 5.10 2002
104  Israel 5.10 2007 est.
105  Saint Lucia 5.10 2005 est.
106  Suriname 5.10 2007 est.
107  Turkey 5.10 2007 est.
108  Albania 5.00 2007 est.
109  Iraq 5.00 2007 est.
110  Luxembourg 5.00 2007 est.
111  South Africa 5.00 2007 est.
112  Turks and Caicos Islands 4.90 2000 est.
113  Lesotho 4.80 2007 est.
114  South Korea 4.80 2007 est.
115  Botswana 4.70 2007 est.
116  Algeria 4.60 2007 est.
117  Bermuda 4.60 2004 est.
118  Macedonia 5.10 [10] 2007 est.
119  San Marino 4.60 2004 est.
120  Senegal 4.60 2007 est.
121  Taiwan 4.60 2007 est.
122  Benin 4.50 2007 est.
123  Gabon 4.50 2007 est.
124  Guyana 4.50 2007 est.
125  Namibia 4.50 2007 est.
126  Niger 4.50 2007 est.
127  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 4.40 2007 est.
128  Solomon Islands 4.40 2005 est.
129  Mali 4.30 2007 est.
130  Thailand 4.30 2007 est.
131  Burkina Faso 4.20 2007 est.
132  Australia 4.00 2007 est.
133  Barbados 4.00 2007 est.
134  Bolivia 4.00 2007 est.
135  Central African Republic 4.00 2007 est.
136  Paraguay 4.00 2007 est.
137  Papua New Guinea 4.00 2007 est.
138  Finland 3.90 2007 est.
139  Antigua and Barbuda 3.80 2007 est.
140  Spain 3.80 2007 est.
141  Greece 3.70 2007 est.
142  Guinea-Bissau 3.70 2007 est.
143  Andorra 3.50 2007 est.
144  Burma 3.50 2007 est.
145  Haiti 3.50 2007 est.
146  Marshall Islands 3.50 2007 est.
147  Netherlands 3.50 [11] 2007
148  Saudi Arabia 3.50 [12] 2007
149  Syria 3.50 2007 est.
150  El Salvador 3.40 2007 est.
151  Malta 3.40 2007 est.
152  Sweden 3.40 2007 est.
153  Austria 3.30 2007 est.
154  Cameroon 3.20 2007 est.
155  Djibouti 3.20 2005 est.
156  Dominica 3.20 2007 est.
157  Yemen 3.20 2007 est.
158  Norway 3.10 [13] 2007 est.
159  American Samoa 3.00 2003
160  Belize 3.00 2007 est.
161  European Union 3.00 2007 est.
162  Guernsey 3.00 2005 est.
163  Mexico 3.00 2007 est.
164  New Zealand 3.00 2007 est.
165  Nicaragua 2.90 2007 est.
166  United Kingdom 2.90 2007
167  Bahamas 2.80 2007 est.
168  Republic of the Congo 2.80 2007 est.
169  Belgium 2.70 2007 est.
170  Canada 2.70 2007 est.
171  Germany 2.60 2007 est.
172  Somalia 2.60 2007 est.
173  Switzerland 2.60 2007 est.
174  Nepal 2.50 2007 est.
175  Togo 2.50 2007 est.
176  Aruba 2.40 2005 est.
177  Faroe Islands 2.40 2005 est..
178  Tonga 2.40 2005 est.
179  United States 2.20 2007 est.
180  Morocco 2.10 2007 est.
181  Eritrea 2.00 2007 est.
182  Greenland 2.00 2005 est.
183  United States Virgin Islands 2.00 2002 est.
184  Italy 1.90 2007 est.
185  Japan 1.90 2007 est.
186  Ecuador 1.80 2007 est.
187  France 1.80 2007 est.
188  Iceland 1.80 2007 est.
189  Denmark 1.70 2007 est.
190  Hungary 1.70 [14] 2007 est.
191  Portugal 1.70 2007 est.
192  North Korea 1.60 2006 est.
193  Swaziland 1.60 2007 est.
194  Guinea 1.50 2007 est.
195  Jamaica 1.50 2007 est.
196  Mauritania 1.50 2007 est.
197  Côte d'Ivoire 1.40 2007 est.
198  Tuvalu 1.20 2002 est.
199  British Virgin Islands 1.00 2002 est.
200  Netherlands Antilles 1.00 2004 est.
201  Cayman Islands 0.90 2004 est.
202  Grenada 0.90 2005 est.
203  Monaco 0.90 2000 est.
204  Brunei 0.40 2005 est.
205  Federated States of Micronesia 0.30 2005 est.
206  Kiribati 0.30 2005
207  Lebanon 0.30 2007 est.
208  Cook Islands 0.10 2005 est.
209  Comoros -1.00 2007 est.
210  Montserrat -1.00 2002 est.
211  Puerto Rico -1.20 2007 est.
212  Chad -1.30 2007 est.
213  Fiji -3.10 2007 est.
214  Zimbabwe -6.00 2007 est.

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5 Fastest Growing On each Continent

North America

North America, even though one of the slowest growing continents, has stable growth. Most of the faster growing economies are in the Caribbean.

Country  % Growth Date of information World Rank Continent Rank
 Anguilla 10.20% 2004 est. 13 1
 Panama 7.80% 2007 est. 29 2
 Dominican Republic 7.20% 2007 est. 37 3
 Honduras 6.00% 2007 est. 70 4
 Saint Kitts and Nevis 6.00% 2007 est. 74 5

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South America

South America has a Boom and Bust growth with high followed by recession growth, most notable in Brazil, however growth has been stabilizing and the whole continent is growing.

Country  % Growth Date of information World Rank Continent Rank
 Argentina 8.70% 2007 est. 20 1
 Venezuela 8.30% 2007 est. 25 2
 Peru 7.50% 2007 est. 33 3
 Uruguay 7.20% 2007 est. 40 4
 Colombia 6.50% 2007 est. 53 5

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Africa

Africa has seen the fastest growing but also the slowest growing/declining. From the oil fields which made Angola the 3nd fastest country in the world, to Zimbabwe the slowest growing and declining country in the world. Oil in Africa has create 'wealth spots' were a few countries have exceeded their neighbors in wealth. Out of the 10 fastest growing countries in the world: 3 were African. Some countries have in the past been the fastest growing in the world. Equatorial Guinea reached 75% growth in 2004 because of oil reserves.

Country  % Growth Date of information World Rank Continent Rank
 Angola 16.30% 2007 est. 4 1
 Sudan 12.80% 2007 est. 6 2
 Equatorial Guinea 12.70% 2007 est. 7 3
 Ethiopia 9.80% 2007 est. 14 4
 Liberia 8.50% 2007 est. 21 5

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Europe

Europe has one of the most stable growth. The east especially has seen an increase in GDP after the fall of Communism. If the Caucasus were included, Europe would be one of the fastest growing coninents in the world. Most countries are growing at a medium speed however many smaller countries exceed 7% and grow exceptionally faster than their neighbors. Out of the 10 fastest growing countries in the world, one is in Europe.

Country  % Growth Date of information World Rank Continent Rank
 Liechtenstein 11.00% 2007 est. 10 1
 Cyprus (if considered part of Europe: part of EU) 10.60% 2007 est. 11 2
 Latvia 10.30% 2007 est. 12 3
 Russia 8.10% 2007 est. 26 4
 Lithuania 8.00% 2007 est. 28 5

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Asia and Oceania

Overall in the 20th century, Asia was seen as the area with most growth. However, in the 21st century, most of this has been dominated by China and India, with significant growth occurring in certain parts of South, South-East and especially East Asia. The only exceptional growth in Oceania has been on Vanuatu. Out of the 10 fastest growing countries in the world : Half (5) are in Asia. For other uses, see Asia (disambiguation). ...

Country  % Growth Date of information World Rank Continent Rank
 Azerbaijan 31.00% 2007 est. 1 1
 Timor-Leste (East Timor) 24.00% 2007 est. 2 2
 Armenia 13.70% 2007 est. 5 3
 Georgia 12.00% 2007 est. 8 4
 People's Republic of China 11.40% 2007 est. 9 5

Image File history File links Flag_of_Azerbaijan. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_East_Timor. ... Motto: Unidade, Acção, Progresso (Portuguese: Unity, Action, Progress) Anthem: Pátria Capital (and largest city) Dili Official languages Tetum and Portuguese1 Demonym East Timorese Government Parliamentary republic  -  President José Ramos-Horta  -  Acting President Fernando de Araújo  -  Prime Minister Xanana Gusmão Independence from Portugal²   -  Declared November 28, 1975... Image File history File links Flag_of_Armenia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Georgia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Peoples_Republic_of_China. ...

Declining

Some countries have negative growth, most often due to ongoing wars, political problems or hyperinflation. These countries include Palestinean territories, Zimbabwe, Fiji, Chad and Puerto Rico. In economics, hyperinflation is inflation that is out of control, a condition in which prices increase rapidly as a currency loses its value. ... “Palestinian government” redirects here. ...

Country  % Decline Date of information World Rank Reason(s)
 Palestinian territories -8.0% 2007 est. 215 Irresponsible leadership, Israeli occupation.
 Zimbabwe -6.0% 2007 est. 214 Irresponsible leadership, land reforms and extreme hyperinflation (160,000%)
 Fiji -3.1% 2007 est. 213 Coups, unstable government
 Chad -1.3% 2007 est. 212 Ongoing conflicts in east of Chad/Darfur
 Puerto Rico (Territory under U.S.A) -1.2% 2007 est. 211 Problems in economy from lack of investment, shortages in cash flows and migration of skilled labour.
 Montserrat -1.0% 2002 est. 210 Volcanic eruption since the 1990s caused southern 2/3 of island to be uninhabitable and unsafe.
 Comoros -1.0% 2007 est. 209 Disputes with France and unstable government.

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See also

GDP is an acronym which can stand for more than one thing: (in economics) an abbreviation for Gross Domestic Product. ... World GDP/capita changed very little for most of human history before the industrial revolution. ...

Lists of countries by their GDP

World map of GDP (Nominal and PPP). ... Map of countries by 2006 GDP (nominal) per capita (IMF, October 2007). ... There are three lists of countries of the world sorted by their gross domestic product (GDP) (the value of all final goods and services produced within a nation in a given year). ... This article includes two lists of countries of the world[1] sorted by their gross domestic product (GDP) at purchasing power parity (PPP) per capita, the value of all final goods and services produced within a nation in a given year divided by the average population for the same year. ... This is a list of countries of the world sorted by their Gross Domestic Product (PPP converted) per hour worked. ... This is a list of countries by GDP (real) growth rate per capita. ... Agricultural output in January 2008 Industrial output in January 2008 Service output in January 2008 This is a list of countries by GDP sector composition based on nominal GDP estimates and sector composition ratios provided by the CIA World Fact Book at market or government official exchange rates with figures... The list below is of countries of the world sorted by their gross domestic product (GDP), the value of all final goods and services produced within a nation in a given year. ... The list below is of countries of the world by their gross domestic product per capita, the value of all final goods and services produced within a nation per capita, within a given year. ... This article includes a list of countries of the world sorted by their gross domestic product (GDP), the value of all final goods and services produced within a nation in a given year. ... The factual accuracy of this article is disputed. ... This is a list of the countries of the world in order of Gross domestic product (GDP), based on exchange rates, not on purchasing power parity. ...

Sources

  • GDP (real) growth rate list by the CIA World Factbook
  • Economic information by country

CIA redirects here. ... The World Factbook (ISSN 1553-8133; also known as the CIA World Factbook)[2] is an annual publication of the Central Intelligence Agency of the United States with almanac-style information about the countries of the world. ...

External links

  • Economics focus: Grossly distorted picture From Mar 13th 2008, The Economist print edition. Sub-title "If you look at GDP per head, the world is a different—and, by and large, a better—place"

References

  1. ^ http://www.viewswire.com/index.asp?layout=VWcountryVW3&country_id=940000294
  2. ^ India: 2007-08 GDP growth at 9.6 per cent, an 18-year high
  3. ^ Por el comercio, la industria y los bancos, la economía creció 8,7%
  4. ^ http://www.viewswire.com/index.asp?layout=VWcountryVW3&country_id=980000298
  5. ^ http://www.viewswire.com/index.asp?layout=VWcountryVW3&country_id=1780000178
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  7. ^ http://www.viewswire.com/index.asp?layout=VWcountryVW3&country_id=1690000169
  8. ^ Quarterly National Accounts. IBGE (2007-03-12). Retrieved on 2007-03-18.
  9. ^ http://www.viewswire.com/index.asp?layout=VWcountryVW3&country_id=1120000312
  10. ^ http://www.nbrm.gov.mk/WBStorage/Files/Economis_Indicators_a_1993_20070.pdf
  11. ^ http://www.viewswire.com/index.asp?layout=VWcountryVW3&country_id=1400000140
  12. ^ http://www.viewswire.com/index.asp?layout=VWcountryVW3&country_id=470000047
  13. ^ http://www.viewswire.com/index.asp?layout=VWcountryVW3&country_id=1410000141
  14. ^ http://www.viewswire.com/index.asp?layout=VWcountryVW3&country_id=1710000171

 
 

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