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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) Feb 2020 105.30 -0.09%
China Consumer Price Index: Health Care (NSA) Feb 2020 102.20 -0.10%
China Consumer Price Index: Housing (NSA) Feb 2020 100.40 -0.10%
China Inflation Rate Feb 2020 5.30% -1.85%
Employment (View all 1)
China Unemployment Rate (NSA) 2018 4.42% 0.39%
GDP (View all 1)
China GDP (NSA) Q4 2019 27.80T CNY 12.62%
China Real GDP Growth Q4 2019 6.00% 0.00%
China Real GDP Growth Q4 2019 1.50% Chg Qtr 7.14%
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 Feb 2020 35.70 -28.60%
China Producer Price Index (NSA) Feb 2020 99.80 -0.30%
China Producer Price Index: Consumer Goods (NSA) Feb 2020 101.40 0.10%
China Producer Price Index: Means of Production (NSA) Feb 2020 99.30 0.10%
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