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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) 2020 18.50% of GDP 0.00%
China Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2020 16.01% of GDP -7.68%
Consumer Prices (View all 1)
China Consumer Price Index (NSA) Sep 2021 100.70 -0.10%
China Consumer Price Index: Health Care (NSA) Sep 2021 100.40 0.00%
China Consumer Price Index: Housing (NSA) Sep 2021 101.30 0.20%
China Inflation Rate Sep 2021 0.70% -12.50%
Employment (View all 1)
China Unemployment Rate (NSA) 2020 5.00% 8.70%
GDP (View all 1)
China GDP (NSA) Q3 2021 29.10T CNY 2.87%
China Real GDP QoQ Q3 2021 0.20% -84.62%
China Real GDP YoY Q3 2021 4.90% -37.97%
Government Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
China General Government Gross Debt Outlook (NSA) 2026 86.00% of GDP 3.24%
International Transactions (View all 2)
China Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2020 2.723T USD 3.10%
China Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2020 2.357T USD -4.81%
Production & Business Activity (View all 1)
China PMI Sep 2021 49.60 -1.00%
China Producer Price Index (NSA) Sep 2021 110.70 1.10%
China Producer Price Index: Consumer Goods (NSA) Sep 2021 100.40 0.10%
China Producer Price Index: Means of Production (NSA) Sep 2021 114.20 1.33%
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Related Indicator Reports

Report Last Updated
Loan Market Quoted Rate Oct 20, 08:46 EDT
China Gross Domestic Product Oct 19, 09:19 EDT
Urban Survey Unemployment Oct 17, 22:00 EDT
China Money Supply Oct 14, 15:30 EDT
Monthly Report on Producer Prices for the Industrial Sector Oct 14, 09:46 EDT
Monthly Report on Consumer Price Index Oct 14, 09:29 EDT
China Customs Statistics Oct 13, 10:46 EDT

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