China China: Population, total


The data set "Population, total" for China contains data from the year 1950 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
De facto population in a country as of 1 July of the year indicated.
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
1950 543,776,080  
1955 600,995,113  
1960 650,680,114  
1965 711,546,584  
1970 814,377,714  
1975 913,570,229  
1980 984,015,677  
1985 1,062,299,217  
1990 1,165,428,967  
1995 1,237,531,429  
2000 1,280,428,583  
2005 1,318,176,835  
2010 1,359,821,465 1,359,821,465
2015 1,401,586,609 1,399,787,264
2020 1,432,867,566 1,427,597,978
2025 1,448,983,501 1,437,445,558
2030 1,453,297,304 1,433,916,905
2035 1,448,589,290 1,422,184,806
2040 1,435,499,255 1,402,592,517
2045 1,414,088,967 1,372,436,814
2050 1,384,976,976 1,330,942,987
2055 1,350,453,980 1,282,091,882
2060 1,313,299,637 1,231,095,280
2065 1,276,337,756 1,181,011,397
2070 1,240,620,839 1,131,220,379
2075 1,205,812,430 1,080,089,093
2080 1,173,047,583 1,029,254,872
2085 1,145,422,200 983,063,664
2090 1,123,490,730 942,814,453
2095 1,104,482,113 905,591,179
2100 1,085,631,060 868,262,958

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China has a world share of 19.2%.

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Population, total
1,401,586,609
Population, female 674,860,186
Population, female (% of total) 48.5
Population, male 726,726,423

General data

Data set Value
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