China China: Urban population


The data set "Urban population" for China contains data from the year 1960 until 2016.
Urban population refers to people living in urban areas as defined by national statistical offices. It is calculated using World Bank population estimates and urban ratios from the United Nations World Urbanization Prospects.
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Urbanization Daten

Data set Value
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Urban population
782,778,414
Urban population (% of total) 56.8
Urban population growth (annual %) 2.6
Population in largest city 24,483,789
Population in the largest city (% of urban population) 3.1
Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million (% of total population) 25.2

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 $) 11,199,145,157,649
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 8,123