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China: Human flight and brain drain index, 0 (low) - 10 (high): For that indicator, Fund for Peace provides data for China from 2007 to 2018. The average value for China during that period was 5.38 index points with a minumum of 4.6 index points in 2015 and a maximum of 6.5 index points in 2007. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: The Human flight and brain drain indicator considers the economic impact of human displacement (for economic or political reasons) and the consequences this may have on a country’s development. The higher the index, the greater the human displacement.