exponential growth


A growth factor in which the rate of growth of a value is proportionate to the previous increase in value. For example, when a value has doubled, the rate of growth will also have doubled. The rate may also be expressed as exponential decay in the case of declining growth. Compound interest, which is the increase in the value of money at a constant rate of interest, is a form of exponential growth. Also called geometric growth.

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The exponential growth of the demand in the region has to do with the current population expansion there.

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We would be going through some exponential growth in the coming months and it made me really happy to know that.

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You should hope that your business will undergo exponential growth and do your best to keep up with it if you can.

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