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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) 2018 19.51% of GDP -2.24%
China Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2018 18.73% of GDP 2.99%
Consumer Prices (View all 1)
China Consumer Price Index (NSA) Jan 2021 99.70 -0.50%
China Consumer Price Index: Health Care (NSA) Jan 2021 100.40 -0.89%
China Consumer Price Index: Housing (NSA) Jan 2021 99.60 0.20%
China Inflation Rate Jan 2021 -0.30%
Employment (View all 1)
China Unemployment Rate (NSA) 2019 4.32% 1.03%
GDP (View all 1)
China GDP (NSA) Q4 2020 29.63T CNY 11.32%
China Real GDP QoQ Q4 2020 2.60% -3.70%
China Real GDP YoY Q4 2020 6.50% 32.65%
Government Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
China General Government Gross Debt Outlook (NSA) 2025 78.10% of GDP 1.69%
International Transactions (View all 2)
China Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2018 2.656T USD 9.55%
China Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2018 2.549T USD 15.42%
Production & Business Activity (View all 1)
China PMI Jan 2021 51.30 -1.16%
China Producer Price Index (NSA) Jan 2021 100.30 0.70%
China Producer Price Index: Consumer Goods (NSA) Jan 2021 99.80 0.20%
China Producer Price Index: Means of Production (NSA) Jan 2021 100.50 1.01%
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