China Population 1950-2015 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

The total population in China was last recorded at 1367.8 million people in 2014 from 552.0 million in 1950, changing 148 percent during the last 50 years. Population in China averaged 996.85 Million from 1950 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 1367.82 Million in 2014 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
1367.82 1360.72 1367.82 551.96 1950 - 2014 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, April 19, 2015.

China Labour Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Unemployment Rate 4.10 4.10 4.30 3.90 percent [+]
Employed Persons 77253.00 76977.00 77253.00 20729.00 Tens of Thousands [+]
Unemployed Persons 952.00 947.00 952.00 810.00 Thousand [+]
Job Vacancies 5250000.00 4940000.00 6682486.00 856007.00 [+]
Wages 52388.00 47593.00 52388.00 445.00 CNY/Year [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 46431.00 41650.00 46431.00 597.00 CNY [+]
Labour Costs 105.70 105.90 110.40 105.70 Index Points [+]
Population 1367.82 1360.72 1367.82 551.96 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 50.00 50.00 50.00 50.00 [+]
Retirement Age Men 60.00 60.00 60.00 60.00 [+]
Minimum Wages 2020.00 1820.00 2020.00 690.00 CNY/Month [+]


Population Reference Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Australia 23.13 Dec/13 22.72 23.13 10.28 Million [+]
Brazil 202.77 Dec/14 201.03 202.77 72.74 Million [+]
Canada 35.67 Dec/14 35.35 35.67 17.91 Million [+]
China 1367.82 Dec/14 1360.72 1367.82 551.96 Million [+]
Euro Area 334.57 Dec/14 333.11 334.57 260.38 Million [+]
France 66.02 Dec/14 65.53 66.02 45.68 Million [+]
Germany 80.82 Dec/14 80.51 82.54 72.67 Million [+]
India 1238.89 Dec/14 1223.58 1238.89 359.00 Million [+]
Indonesia 249.86 Dec/13 246.86 249.86 88.69 Million [+]
Italy 60.78 Dec/14 59.69 60.78 50.20 Million [+]
Japan 127.02 Dec/14 127.30 127.80 83.20 Million [+]
Mexico 122.33 Dec/13 120.85 122.33 38.68 Million [+]
Netherlands 16.82 Dec/14 16.78 16.82 11.49 Million [+]
Russia 143.70 Dec/14 143.30 148.69 119.90 Million [+]
South Korea 50.22 Dec/13 50.00 50.22 25.00 Million [+]
Spain 46.50 Dec/14 46.73 46.82 30.46 Million [+]
Switzerland 8.13 Dec/14 8.04 8.13 5.36 Million [+]
Turkey 77.70 Dec/14 76.67 77.70 28.23 Million [+]
United Kingdom 64.31 Dec/14 63.90 64.31 52.37 Million [+]
United States 318.86 Dec/14 316.50 318.86 76.09 Million [+]