China Population 1950-2014 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

The total population in China was last recorded at 1360.7 million people in 2013 from 552.0 million in 1950, changing 147 percent during the last 50 years. Population in China averaged 991.05 Million from 1950 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 1360.72 Million in 2013 and a record low of 551.96 Million in 1950. Population in China is reported by the National Bureau of Statistics of China.

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China Population


Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1360.72 1354.04 1360.72 551.96 1950 - 2013 Million Yearly
The population of China represents 19.48 percent of the world´s total population which arguably means that one person in every 5 people on the planet is a resident of China. This page provides - China Population - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - China Population - was last refreshed on Sunday, December 21, 2014.

China Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.10 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Employed Persons 76977.00 76704.00 76977.00 20729.00 Tens of Thousands [+]
Unemployed Persons 947.00 949.00 949.00 810.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 5540000.00 5705000.00 6682486.00 856007.00 [+]
Wages 51474.00 46769.00 51474.00 445.00 CNY [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 46431.00 41650.00 46431.00 597.00 CNY [+]
Labour Costs 105.70 106.00 110.40 105.70 Index Points [+]
Population 1360.72 1354.04 1360.72 551.96 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 50.00 50.00 50.00 50.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]


Population Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 23.13 Dec/13 22.72 23.13 10.28 Million [+]
Brazil 201.03 Dec/13 199.24 201.03 72.74 Million [+]
Canada 35.35 Dec/13 35.06 35.35 17.91 Million [+]
China 1360.72 Dec/13 1354.04 1360.72 551.96 Million [+]
Euro Area 332.88 Dec/12 331.96 332.88 258.14 Million [+]
France 65.80 Dec/13 65.52 65.80 45.68 Million [+]
Germany 80.52 Dec/13 80.33 82.54 72.67 Million [+]
India 1233.00 Dec/13 1217.00 1233.00 359.00 Million [+]
Indonesia 247.43 Dec/13 245.90 247.43 93.06 Million [+]
Italy 59.69 Dec/13 59.39 59.69 50.20 Million [+]
Japan 127.22 Dec/13 127.52 128.06 83.20 Million [+]
Mexico 122.33 Dec/13 120.85 122.33 38.68 Million [+]
Netherlands 16.78 Dec/13 16.73 16.78 11.49 Million [+]
Russia 143.70 Dec/13 143.35 148.69 119.90 Million [+]
South Korea 50.22 Dec/13 50.00 50.22 25.00 Million [+]
Spain 46.73 Dec/13 46.82 46.82 30.46 Million [+]
Switzerland 8.04 Dec/13 7.95 8.04 5.36 Million [+]
Turkey 76.67 Dec/13 75.62 76.67 28.23 Million [+]
United Kingdom 63.90 Dec/13 63.50 63.90 52.37 Million [+]
United States 317.30 Dec/13 315.09 317.30 76.09 Million [+]