China | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Currency 6.24 6.22 6.99 2014-04-23 Daily [+]
Government Bond 10Y 4.29 4.57 3.70 Percent 2014-04-22 Daily [+]
Stock Market 2072.83 2033.31 1681.41 Index points 2014-04-22 Daily [+]
GDP Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 241756.80 215682.00 30439.34 CNY HML 2012-06-29 Yearly [+]
Gross National Product 516282.10 468562.40 72935.86 CNY HML 2012-06-29 Yearly [+]
GDP per capita 3348.01 3120.93 761.32 USD 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP per capita PPP 7957.62 7417.89 2705.77 USD 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP Growth Rate 1.40 1.70 1.91 Percent 2014-02-15 Quarterly [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 7.40 7.70 9.14 Percent 2014-03-31 Quarterly [+]
GDP 8230.00 7320.00 1102.08 USD Billion 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Labour Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Employed Persons 76977.00 76704.00 58826.14 Tens of Thousands 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Job Vacancies 5125347.00 5647876.00 4062948.79 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Labour Costs 106.90 107.50 108.56 Index Points 2014-02-15 Quarterly [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 60.00 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Retirement Age Women 50.00 50.00 50.00 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Unemployed Persons 926.00 921.00 875.55 Thousand 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Wages 46769.00 42452.00 6426.38 CNY 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 41650.00 36494.00 9406.54 CNY 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Population 1360.72 1354.04 991.05 Million 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Unemployment Rate 4.10 4.00 4.14 Percent 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Prices Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 102.40 102.00 105.75 Index Points 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Core Consumer Prices 101.70 101.70 100.79 Index Points 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Core Inflation Rate 1.70 1.70 1.06 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Export Prices 99.20 98.70 102.98 Index Points 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
GDP Deflator 588.21 576.71 301.44 Index Points 2012-06-29 Yearly [+]
Import Prices 93.20 97.40 104.24 Index Points 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Inflation Rate Mom -0.50 0.50 0.16 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Producer Prices 97.70 98.00 101.52 Index Points 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Producer Prices Change -2.30 -2.00 1.53 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Inflation Rate 2.40 2.00 5.76 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Money Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Banks Balance Sheet 1050.00 644.50 503.72 CNY Billion 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Central Bank Balance Sheet 325019.77 331181.51 155154.38 CNY Hundred Millions 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 3950000.00 3820000.00 658890.26 USD Million 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Interbank Rate 4.42 3.85 3.55 Percent 2014-04-22 Monthly [+]
Loan Growth 13.70 13.90 17.66 Percent 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Loans To Private Sector 135479.19 133038.25 93503.35 Hundreds CNY Million 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M0 5830.00 6230.00 1421.42 CNY Billion 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M1 32770.00 31660.00 6779.60 CNY Billion 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M2 116070.00 113180.00 37992.74 CNY Billion 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Interest Rate 6.00 6.00 6.42 Percent 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Trade Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Current Account 439.91 403.77 371.20 USD Hundred Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Capital Flows 1270.42 805.05 261.09 USD HML 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Crude Oil Production 4215.00 4205.00 2865.14 Thousands Barrels per Day 2013-12-15 Monthly [+]
External Debt 8631.67 7369.86 2372.62 USD HML 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 315.50 193.00 372.35 USD Hundred Million 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Gold Reserves 1054.09 1054.09 721.32 Tonnes 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Terms Of Trade 106.44 101.33 99.38 Index Points 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Tourist Arrivals 173.30 139.20 137.11 Tens of Thousands 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Current Account to GDP 2.00 2.60 2.24 Percent 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Balance of Trade 77.06 -229.89 57.11 USD Hundred Million 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Exports 1701.10 1140.94 469.17 USD Hundred Million 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Imports 1624.05 1370.82 412.06 USD Hundred Million 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Government Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Government Budget Value -3262.30 2574.60 -183.32 CNY HML 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Government Spending 71409.00 63154.90 10202.66 CNY HML 2012-06-29 Yearly [+]
Government Debt To GDP 26.00 28.70 12.62 Percent 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Credit Rating 78.82 Monthly [+]
Government Budget -1.50 -1.10 -1.92 Percent of GDP 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Business Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Business Confidence 124.30 121.00 124.16 2014-02-15 Quarterly [+]
Car Registrations 1710067.00 1312197.00 899380.15 Cars 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Changes in Inventories 11016.40 12662.30 2087.60 CNY HML 2012-06-29 Yearly [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.81 0.61 0.80 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Manufacturing PMI 50.30 50.20 52.61 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
New Orders 50.60 50.50 54.51 Index Points 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Non Manufacturing PMI 54.50 55.00 56.01 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Services PMI 51.90 51.00 52.50 Index Points 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Industrial Production 8.80 8.60 13.15 Percent 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Consumer Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Consumer Confidence 103.10 101.10 109.84 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Bank Lending Rate 6.00 6.00 7.20 Percent 2014-04-30 Monthly [+]
Consumer Spending 190423.80 168956.60 28675.43 CNY HML 2012-06-29 Yearly [+]
Disposable Personal Income 26955.00 24565.00 6824.43 CNY 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Personal Savings 0.35 0.35 1.21 Percent 2014-12-31 Yearly [+]
Retail Sales MoM 1.23 0.72 1.15 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Retail Sales YoY 12.20 11.80 14.86 Percent 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Taxes Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Social Security Rate 48.00 48.00 48.00 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Social Security Rate For Companies 37.00 37.00 37.00 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Social Security Rate For Employees 11.00 11.00 11.00 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Corporate Tax Rate 25.00 25.00 26.78 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 45.00 45.00 45.00 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Sales Tax Rate 17.00 17.00 17.00 Percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Housing Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Housing Index 7.70 8.70 3.64 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]





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