China China

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China, is a country located at Eastern Asia, it has an area of 9,562,910 Km2 so, it is one of the largest countries in the world.

China, with a population of 1,400,050,000 people, it is the world's most populous country in the world and has a population density of 146 people per km2.

It's capital is Beijing and its currency is Chinese yuan

China is the 2º largest economy by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 7,307,910 millions of euros (8,181,205 millions of dollars), ( 57.05% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 5,220€ euros per inhabitant5,844$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in China was on July of 2021 and it was 1%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of China, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.761 points in 2019, leaving it in 85th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit China are business, you must know it's in the 46th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of China, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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China Economy
Annual GDP [+]202012,901,904M.€
Annual GDP [+]202014,722,840M.$
GDP per capita [+]20209,215€
GDP per capita [+]202010,516$
Debt (M.€.) [+]20197,307,910
Debt (M.$.) [+]20198,181,205
Debt (%GDP) [+]201957.05%
Debt Per Capita [+]20195,220€
Debt Per Capita [+]20195,844$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2019-811,943
Deficit (M.$) [+]2019-908,971
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2019-6.34%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20194,369,898.2
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20194,892,101.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]199919,279.7
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]199920,548.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]199912.63%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2018343,120.3
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2017352,140.8
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20179.07%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019241,916.6
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019270,836.3
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20195.40%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201934.12%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20193,121€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20193,494$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]199915€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]199916$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2018240€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017250$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019173€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019193$
Moody's Rating [+]09/14/2020A1
S&P Rating [+]09/21/2017A+
Fitch Rating [+]11/19/2019A+
Corruption Index [+]202042
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201928º
Fragile States Index [+]201872.4
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201884º
Innovation Ranking [+]201817º
Unemployment rate [+]2014Q44.1%
NMW [+]2020318.8 $
NMW [+]2020281.3 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201734º
Euro / Chinese yuan [+]09/16/20217.5849
US Dollar exchange rate [+]09/16/20216.4448
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]09/16/20213.86%
CPI (overall index) [+]July 20211.0%
PPI Year on Year [+]August 20219.5%
Money Market
Key rates [+]04/20/20203.85%
Doing Business [+]201946º
IPI Year on Year [+]August 20215.3%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 201921,444,180
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 201918.41
Motor vehicle production [+]202025,225,242
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015118.47
Standard VAT [+]01/01/202013.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202045.0%
Annual arrivals [+]201965,700,000
Exports [+]20202,268,535.5 M.€
Exports [+]20202,591,121.2 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]202017.58%
Imports [+]20201,799,818.1 M.€
Imports [+]20202,055,752.2 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]202013.95%
Trade balance [+]2020468,717.4 M.€
Trade balance [+]2020535,369.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20203.63%
Retail Sales YoY [+]July 20188.8%
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201552º
Density [+]2019146
Global Peace Ranking [+]2021100º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201763,859.7
% Immigrant [+]20190.07%
% Emigrant [+]20190.77%
Birth Rate [+]201810.90‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20172,827.8
Crude death rate [+]20187.10‰
Fertility Rate [+]20181.69
Population [+]20191,400,050,000
Immigrant stock [+]20191,030,871
Emigrant stock [+]201910,732,281
HDI [+]20190.761
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2020106º
Life expectancy [+]201876.70
Suicides [+]2015138,622
Suicide rate [+]201510.08
Number of homicides [+]20187,525
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20180.53
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20198.12
Annual crude oil production [+]20203,889
Crude Oil Reserves [+]202126,022.6
Consumption GWh [+]20186,453,171
Generation GWh [+]20197,136,226
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]09/15/20214,849
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]09/15/2021107,705
Fully vaccinated [+]09/16/2021969,720,000
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]09/15/20213.46
Doses administered [+]09/16/20212,156,938,000