United States GDP Annual Growth Rate 1948-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the United States expanded 2.30 percent in the third quarter of 2014 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in the United States averaged 3.24 Percent from 1948 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 13.40 Percent in the fourth quarter of 1950 and a record low of -4.10 Percent in the second quarter of 2009. GDP Annual Growth Rate in the United States is reported by the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis.

   
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United States GDP Annual Growth Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
2.30 2.60 13.40 -4.10 1948 - 2014 percent Quarterly
The United States is the world’s largest economy. Yet, in the last two decades, like in the case of many other developed nations, its growth rates have been decreasing. If in the 50’s and 60’s the average growth rate was above 4 percent, in the 70’s and 80’s dropped to around 3 percent. In the last ten years, the average rate has been below 2 percent and since the second quarter of 2000 has never reached the 5 percent level. This page provides - United States GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - United States GDP Annual Growth Rate - was last refreshed on Sunday, November 23, 2014.

Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2013-03-28 12:30 PM
GDP Growth Rate YoY Third Estimate  Q4 2012
1.7% (R) 2.6%
2013-04-26 01:30 PM
GDP Growth Rate YoY - Advance Estimate  Q1 2013
1.8% 1.7%
2013-05-30 01:30 PM
GDP Growth Rate YoY Second Est  Q1 2013
1.8% 1.7% 1.8% 1.8%


United States GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
GDP 16800.00 16244.60 16800.00 520.53 USD Billion [+]
GDP Growth Rate 3.50 4.60 16.90 -10.00 percent [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.30 2.60 13.40 -4.10 percent [+]
GDP Constant Prices 16150.60 16010.40 16150.60 2082.50 USD Billion [+]
Gross National Product 16189.80 16009.80 16189.80 2096.40 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 45863.02 45341.73 45863.02 15469.07 USD [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 2624.60 2594.50 2700.70 1215.60 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita PPP 51450.74 50865.93 51450.74 36464.32 USD [+]