China GDP Growth Rate 2010-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in China expanded 1.30 percent in the first quarter of 2015 over the previous quarter. GDP Growth Rate in China averaged 1.94 percent from 2010 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 2.50 percent in the second quarter of 2011 and a record low of 1.30 percent in the first quarter of 2015. GDP Growth Rate in China is reported by the National Bureau of Statistics of China.

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China GDP Growth Rate


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.30 1.50 2.50 1.40 2010 - 2015 percent Quarterly
In China, the growth rate in GDP measures the change in the seasonally adjusted value of the goods and services produced by the Chinese economy during the quarter. China's economy is the second largest in the world after that of the United States. During the past 30 years China's economy has changed from a centrally planned system that was largely closed to international trade to a more market-oriented that has a rapidly growing private sector. A major component supporting China's rapid economic growth has been exports growth. This page provides - China GDP Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - China GDP Growth Rate - was last refreshed on Monday, April 27, 2015.


China Quarterly GDP Growth Hits Record Low


The Chinese economy grew a quarter-on-quarter seasonally adjusted 1.3 percent in the first three months of 2015, slowing from a 1.5 percent increase from October to December. It is the lowest growth figure since records began in 2010.

Year-on-year, the GDP advanced by 7.0 percent, the lowest since the first quarter of 2009.

In 2014, the GDP grew 7.4 percent, slowing from 7.7 percent in the preceding year.

National Bureau of Statistics l Rida Husna l rida@tradingeconomics.com
4/15/2015 9:45:46 AM


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China Quarterly GDP Growth at 1.9% in Q3
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Calendar GMT Event Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2014-10-21 03:00 AM
GDP Growth Rate QoQ  Q3
1.9% 2.0% 1.8% 1.55%
2015-01-20 02:00 AM
GDP Growth Rate QoQ  Q4
1.5% 1.9% 1.7% 1.73%
2015-04-15 03:00 AM
GDP Growth Rate QoQ  Q1
1.3% 1.5% 1.4% 1.4%
2015-07-15 03:00 AM
GDP Growth Rate QoQ  Q2
1.3% 1.37%
2015-10-19 03:00 AM
GDP Growth Rate QoQ  Q3
1.63%


China GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
GDP 9240.27 8230.00 9240.27 46.50 USD Billion [+]
GDP Growth Rate 1.30 1.50 2.50 1.40 percent [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 7.00 7.30 14.20 3.80 percent [+]
Gross National Product 566130.20 518214.70 566130.20 679.00 CNY HML [+]
GDP per capita 3583.38 3344.54 3583.38 85.52 USD [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 269075.40 241756.80 269075.40 80.70 CNY HML [+]
GDP per capita PPP 11524.57 10756.46 11524.57 1554.01 USD [+]


GDP Growth Rate Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 0.50 Nov/14 0.40 4.50 -2.00 percent [+]
Brazil 0.30 Nov/14 0.20 4.50 -4.20 percent [+]
Canada 0.60 Nov/14 0.80 3.33 -1.80 percent [+]
China 1.30 Feb/15 1.50 2.50 1.40 percent [+]
Euro Area 0.30 Nov/14 0.20 1.30 -2.80 percent [+]
France 0.10 Nov/14 0.30 1.60 -1.70 percent [+]
Germany 0.70 Nov/14 0.10 2.10 -3.70 percent [+]
India 1.60 Nov/14 2.20 5.80 -1.90 percent [+]
Indonesia -2.06 Nov/14 3.16 3.83 -3.57 percent [+]
Italy 0.00 Nov/14 -0.10 6.00 -3.50 percent [+]
Japan 0.40 Nov/14 -0.60 3.20 -4.00 percent [+]
Mexico 0.70 Nov/14 0.50 2.90 -6.60 percent [+]
Netherlands 0.80 Nov/14 0.30 2.00 -2.20 percent [+]
Russia 0.00 Nov/14 0.00 4.10 -5.40 percent [+]
South Korea 0.80 Feb/15 0.30 6.80 -7.00 percent [+]
Spain 0.80 Feb/15 0.70 1.53 -1.60 percent [+]
Switzerland 0.60 Nov/14 0.70 1.90 -2.20 percent [+]
Turkey 0.70 Nov/14 0.50 6.69 -7.57 percent [+]
United Kingdom 0.60 Nov/14 0.60 5.00 -2.70 percent [+]
United States 2.20 Nov/14 5.00 16.90 -10.00 percent [+]