China China: Population growth rate (%)


The data set "Population growth rate (%)" for China contains data from the year 1955 until 2100.
The data until 2010 are actual data. For 2015 and later the population forecast uses 4 different variants to project the population development:
Most likely development of the population
For each country, fertility rate remains constant at the level estimated for 2005-2010
Fertility rate is projected to remain 0,5 children below the fertility in the medium variant
Fertility rate is projected to remain 0,5 children above the fertility in the medium variant
Average exponential rate of growth of the population over a given period.  It is calculated as ln(Pt/P0)/t where t is the length of the period. It is expressed as a percentage.
UN Data

Linechart

This section displays the historical and forecast data as line chart, the area around the medium variant line shows the higher and lower variant.

Table

Year Medium variant Constant-fertility
1955 2.0  
1960 1.6  
1965 1.8  
1970 2.7  
1975 2.3  
1980 1.5  
1985 1.5  
1990 1.9  
1995 1.2  
2000 0.7  
2005 0.6  
2010 0.6  
2015 0.6 0.6
2020 0.4 0.4
2025 0.2 0.1
2030 0.1 -0.0
2035 -0.1 -0.2
2040 -0.2 -0.3
2045 -0.3 -0.4
2050 -0.4 -0.6
2055 -0.5 -0.7
2060 -0.6 -0.8
2065 -0.6 -0.8
2070 -0.6 -0.9
2075 -0.6 -0.9
2080 -0.6 -1.0
2085 -0.5 -0.9
2090 -0.4 -0.8
2095 -0.3 -0.8
2100 -0.3 -0.8

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Population change, absolute 8,353,029

General data

Data set Value
Population, total 1,401,586,609
Area (sq. km) 9,562,911.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 11,007,720,594,139
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 8,028