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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) 2019 18.50% of GDP -3.22%
China Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2019 17.34% of GDP -5.47%
Consumer Prices (View all 1)
China Consumer Price Index (NSA) Jun 2021 101.10 -0.20%
China Consumer Price Index: Health Care (NSA) Jun 2021 100.30 0.10%
China Consumer Price Index: Housing (NSA) Jun 2021 100.90 0.20%
China Inflation Rate Jun 2021 1.10% -15.38%
Employment (View all 1)
China Unemployment Rate (NSA) 2020 5.00% 8.70%
GDP (View all 1)
China GDP (NSA) Q1 2021 24.93T CNY -15.86%
China Real GDP QoQ Q2 2021 1.30% 225.0%
China Real GDP YoY Q2 2021 7.90% -56.83%
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) 2019 2.641T USD -0.54%
China Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2019 2.476T USD -2.85%
Production & Business Activity (View all 1)
China PMI Jun 2021 50.90 -0.20%
China Producer Price Index (NSA) Jun 2021 108.80 -0.18%
China Producer Price Index: Consumer Goods (NSA) Jun 2021 100.30 -0.20%
China Producer Price Index: Means of Production (NSA) Jun 2021 111.80 -0.18%
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Related Indicator Reports

Report Last Updated
China Customs Statistics Jul 23, 02:00 EDT
Loan Market Quoted Rate Jul 20, 09:56 EDT
China Gross Domestic Product Jul 19, 10:18 EDT
Urban Survey Unemployment Jul 14, 22:20 EDT
Monthly Report on Producer Prices for the Industrial Sector Jul 12, 08:41 EDT
Monthly Report on Consumer Price Index Jul 12, 08:39 EDT
China Money Supply Jul 12, 08:38 EDT

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