Tag: GDP

China and India Historical GDP Growth

Chart of the Week: Week 2, 2017: China and India Historical GDP Growth

The chart shows that China and India, the world’s two most populous nations, have enjoyed dramatic positive growth over the past 25 years.

/ January 12, 2017
US GDP and Unemployment

Chart of the Week: Week 45, 2016: US GDP and Unemployment

The chart shows that with the exception of 2 occasions, each time the incumbent was ousted at general election, GDP had fallen in the year prior.

/ November 10, 2016
Government Spending on Education v.s. Labour Productivity

Chart of the Week: Week 44, 2016: Government Spending on Education v.s. Labour Productivity

The chart shows that the UK, when compared to other EU countries with strong economies, has one of the lowest levels of spending on vocational education as a percentage of GDP (under 1.5%).

/ November 3, 2016
UK GDP Per Capita

Chart of the Week: Week 30, 2016: UK GDP Per Capita

The preliminary estimate for GDP growth in the second quarter of 2016 was 0.6%, slightly higher than in the first quarter of the year.

/ July 27, 2016