Economy of China

Imports
Imports commoditieselectrical and other machinery, oil and mineral fuels, optical and medical equipment, metal ores, motor vehicles
Import partnersJapan 9.8%, South Korea 9.2%, US 7.1%, Germany 5.1%, Australia 4.3% (2012)
Exports
Exports commoditieselectrical and other machinery, including data processing equipment, apparel, radio telephone handsets, textiles, integrated circuits
Export partnersUS 17.2%, Hong Kong 15.8%, Japan 7.4%, South Korea 4.3% (2012)
Economy sectors
Agriculture productsworld leader in gross value of agricultural output; rice, wheat, potatoes, corn, peanuts, tea, millet, barley, apples, cotton, oilseed; pork; fish
Industrial productsworld leader in gross value of industrial output; mining and ore processing, iron, steel, aluminum, and other metals, coal; machine building; armaments; textiles and apparel; petroleum; cement; chemicals; fertilizers; consumer products, including footwear, toys, and electronics; food processing; transportation equipment, including automobiles, rail cars and locomotives, ships, and aircraft; telecommunications equipment, commercial space launch vehicles, satellites
Economy
Unemployment4.50 % (2012)6.50 % (2011)4.20 % (2010)
Unemployment of China
GDP - Official Exchange Rate9.33 Trillion $ (2013)8.11 Trillion $ (2012)7.32 Trillion $ (2011)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate of China
GDP growth rate7.70 % (2013)7.70 % (2012)9.20 % (2011)
GDP growth rate of China
GDP per Capita (PPP)9,800 $ (2013)9,100 $ (2012)8,500 $ (2011)
GDP per Capita (PPP) of China
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity13.4 Trillion $ (2013)12.3 Trillion $ (2012)11.5 Trillion $ (2011)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity of China
GDP PPP per land area1.40 Million $ per square kilometer (2013)1.28 Million $ per square kilometer (2012)1.20 Million $ per square kilometer (2011)
GDP PPP per land area of China
ElectricityBanking
Central bank discount rate2.25 % (2013)2.25 % (2012)2.25 % (2011)
Central bank discount rate of China
Commercial bank prime lending rate5.73 % (2013)6.00 % (2012)6.56 % (2011)
Commercial bank prime lending rate of China
GDP decomposition by sector
Agriculture % of GDP10.0 % (2013)10.1 % (2012)
Industry % of GDP43.9 % (2013)45.3 % (2012)
Services % of GDP46.1 % (2013)44.6 % (2012)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals57.7 Million (2012)57.6 Million (2011)55.7 Million (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of China
International tourism, number of departures83.2 Million (2012)70.3 Million (2011)57.4 Million (2010)
International tourism, number of departures of China
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio4.30 % (2012)4.31 % (2011)4.16 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of China
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Public debt (Percentage of GDP)22.4 % of GDP (2013)31.7 % of GDP (2012)38.5 % of GDP (2011)
Public debt (Percentage of GDP) of China
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP)2.35 % of GDP (2012)1.86 % of GDP (2011)4.01 % of GDP (2010)
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of China
External Debt Stocks (Percentage of GNI)9.19 % of GNI (2012)9.72 % of GNI (2011)9.48 % of GNI (2010)
External Debt Stocks (Percentage of GNI) of China
Short-term debt (percentage of total external debt)67.6 % of total external debt (2012)67.1 % of total external debt (2011)62.1 % of total external debt (2010)
Short-term debt (percentage of total external debt) of China
Current Account Balance (Total)183 Billion $ (2013)193 Billion $ (2012)202 Billion $ (2011)
Current Account Balance (Total) of China
External Debt (Total)863 Billion $ (2013)729 Billion $ (2012)656 Billion $ (2011)
External Debt (Total) of China
External Debt (Percentage of GDP)9.25 % of GDP (2013)8.99 % of GDP (2012)8.96 % of GDP (2011)
External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of China
External Debt per Capita640 $ (2013)543 $ (2012)491 $ (2011)
External Debt per Capita of China