China: Household consumption, percent of GDP

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 China

Household consumption as percent of GDP

 Latest value 37.39
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1960 - 2022
 Average 47.32
 Min - Max 34.33 - 72.16
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for China from 1960 to 2022. The average value for China during that period was 47.32 percent with a minimum of 34.33 percent in 2010 and a maximum of 72.16 percent in 1962. The latest value from 2022 is 37.39 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 154 countries is 63.39 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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China - Household consumption, percent of GDP - Recent values chart

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China - Household consumption, percent of GDP - historical chart - 1960-2022




Definition: Household final consumption expenditure (formerly private consumption) is the market value of all goods and services, including durable products (such as cars, washing machines, and home computers), purchased by households. It excludes purchases of dwellings but includes imputed rent for owner-occupied dwellings. It also includes payments and fees to governments to obtain permits and licenses. Here, household consumption expenditure includes the expenditures of nonprofit institutions serving households, even when reported separately by the country. This item also includes any statistical discrepancy in the use of resources relative to the supply of resources.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Capital investment, percent of GDP 43.29 2022 percent
 Capital investment, in dollars 7,715.32 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Household consumption, percent of GDP 37.39 2022 percent
 Household consumption, in dollars 6,686.32 2022 billion U.S. dollars
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