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China is the world's second largest economy with a nominal GDP of $7.74 trillion according to 2012 estimates and is the fastest growing economy, with growth rates averaging 10% over the last 30 years. However, on a per capita basis, China is ranked 90th in the world with a nominal GDP per capita of $5,184. It is the largest exporter and second largest importer of goods in the world. The coastal regions of China tend to be more industrialized while inland regions are less developed.

Major China Indicators

Period Value % Chg Prev
Components of GDP (View all 1)
China Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 19.76% of GDP 0.50%
China Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 18.05% of GDP 3.86%
Consumer Prices (View all 1)
China Consumer Price Index (NSA) Oct 2019 103.80 1.27%
China Consumer Price Index: Health Care (NSA) Oct 2019 102.10 -0.39%
China Consumer Price Index: Housing (NSA) Oct 2019 100.50 -1.18%
China Inflation Rate Oct 2019 3.80% 52.00%
Employment (View all 1)
China Unemployment Rate (NSA) 2018 4.42% 0.39%
GDP (View all 1)
China GDP (NSA) Q3 2019 24.69T CNY 3.94%
China Real GDP Growth Q3 2019 6.00% -3.23%
China Real GDP Growth Q3 2019 1.50% Chg Qtr -6.25%
Government Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
China General Government Gross Debt Outlook (NSA) 2024 76.60% of GDP 4.64%
International Transactions (View all 1)
China Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 2.418T USD 9.90%
China Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 2.208T USD 13.57%
Production & Business Activity (View all 1)
China PMI Nov 2019 50.20 1.83%
China Producer Price Index (NSA) Oct 2019 98.40 -0.81%
China Producer Price Index: Consumer Goods (NSA) Oct 2019 101.40 0.70%
China Producer Price Index: Means of Production (NSA) Oct 2019 97.40 -1.32%
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