October 30, 2006

GDP Growth Rate

India's GDP growth rate (7.60%) has been tops over the last few years. You might think that a growth rate is quite high, and that China's growth rate (9.90%) is outrageous. But here is the true picture. China with a growth rate of 9.90% is ranked 9th, while India at 7.60% is ranked 25th if you rank all countries with ascending GDP growth rates.

Well, USA is ranked 124th and the UK is 171st.

The winners: Azerbaijan with 26.40% and the losers: Zimbabwe with -7.00%.