Population in China

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Population in China


The continent: Asia
  
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Dependency ratios in China


total dependency ratio

36,60 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 8 in the world of 196 (96,43%); 7 place in Asia 50 (88%)

youth dependency ratio

23,50 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 34 in the world of 196 (83,16%); 8 place in Asia 50 (86%)

elderly dependency ratio

13 per 1,000 people[?] (2015)
(ascending): 125 in the world of 196 (36,73%); 39 place in Asia 50 (24%)

potential support ratio

7,70 [?] (2015)
(ascending): 72 in the world of 196 (63,78%); 12 place in Asia 50 (78%)

Urbanization of the population in China


Population

1 371 220 000 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 233 (100%); 1 place in Asia 51 (100%)
2,44 % (0,489 % annual) ↘
min: 660 330 000; max: 1 371 220 000; max-min: 710 890 000 (51,84%); mid: 1 015 775 000;
355 445 000 (25,92%)
0,508 {annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 155 in the world of 216 (28,70%); 43 place in Asia 50 (16%)
4,95 % (0,991 % annual) ↘
min: -1,02; max: 2,79; max-min: 3,80 (136,43%); mid: 0,886;
-0,378 (-74,34%)

Rural population

608 629 709 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 2 in the world of 205 (99,51%); 2 place in Asia 47 (97,87%)
11,60 % (2,32 % annual) ↗
min: 550 002 064; max: 836 478 966; max-min: 286 476 902 (34,25%); mid: 693 240 515;
-84 610 806 (-13,90%)
44,39 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 97 in the world of 205 (53,17%); 25 place in Asia 47 (48,94%)
14,39 % (2,88 % annual) ↗
min: 44,39; max: 83,80; max-min: 39,41 (47,03%); mid: 64,09;
-19,71 (-44,40%)
-2,17 {growth annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 193 in the world of 205 (6,34%); 44 place in Asia 47 (8,51%)
1,61 % (0,321 % annual) ↘
min: -2,21; max: 3,00; max-min: 5,21 (173,81%); mid: 0,392;
-2,56 (118,09%)

Urban population

762 590 291 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 214 (100%); 1 place in Asia 50 (100%)
13,65 % (2,73 % annual) ↘
min: 108 085 352; max: 762 590 291; max-min: 654 504 939 (85,83%); mid: 435 337 822;
327 252 470 (42,91%)
55,61 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 118 in the world of 214 (45,33%); 26 place in Asia 50 (50%)
11,49 % (2,30 % annual) ↘
min: 16,20; max: 55,61; max-min: 39,41 (70,87%); mid: 35,91;
19,71 (35,43%)
2,70 {growth annual %[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 64 in the world of 214 (70,56%); 19 place in Asia 50 (64%)
20,71 % (4,14 % annual) ↗
min: 1,21; max: 5,49; max-min: 4,28 (77,96%); mid: 3,35;
-0,655 (-24,30%)

Population in largest city

23 740 778 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 3 in the world of 151 (98,68%); 3 place in Asia 46 (95,65%)
15,84 % (3,17 % annual) ↘
min: 5 470 600; max: 23 740 778; max-min: 18 270 178 (76,96%); mid: 14 605 689;
9 135 089 (38,48%)
1,73 {[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 151 in the world of 151 (0,662%); 46 place in Asia 46 (2,17%)
13,73 % (2,75 % annual) ↘
min: 0,608; max: 1,73; max-min: 1,12 (64,88%); mid: 1,17;
0,562 (32,44%)

Population in urban agglomerations of more than 1 million

336 966 377 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 115 (100%); 1 place in Asia 36 (100%)
14,61 % (2,92 % annual) ↘
min: 53 945 984; max: 336 966 377; max-min: 283 020 393 (83,99%); mid: 195 456 181;
141 510 197 (42,00%)
24,57 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 47 in the world of 115 (60%); 18 place in Asia 36 (52,78%)
12,47 % (2,49 % annual) ↘
min: 7,75; max: 24,57; max-min: 16,82 (68,46%); mid: 16,16;
8,41 (34,23%)

Migration in China


Population

1 371 220 000 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 233 (100%); 1 place in Asia 51 (100%)
2,44 % (0,489 % annual) ↘
min: 660 330 000; max: 1 371 220 000; max-min: 710 890 000 (51,84%); mid: 1 015 775 000;
355 445 000 (25,92%)

International migrant stock, total

974 614 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 48 in the world of 214 (78,04%); 23 place in Asia 50 (56%)
13,01 % (2,60 % annual) ↘
min: 370 031; max: 974 614; max-min: 604 583 (62,03%); mid: 672 322;
302 292 (31,02%)
0,071 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 214 in the world of 214 (0,467%); 50 place in Asia 50 (2%)
10,83 % (2,17 % annual) ↘
min: 0,033; max: 0,071; max-min: 0,038 (54,14%); mid: 0,052;
0,019 (27,07%)

Refugee population by country or territory of asylum

0,022 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 99 in the world of 180 (45,56%); 20 place in Asia 42 (54,76%)
2,48 % (0,497 % annual) ↗
min: 0,022; max: 0,025; max-min: 0,0033515 (13,24%); mid: 0,024;
-0,0016757 (-7,63%)
301 052 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 17 in the world of 180 (91,11%); 9 place in Asia 42 (80,95%)
0,022 % (0,0043846 % annual) ↘
min: 287 066; max: 301 078; max-min: 14 012 (4,65%); mid: 294 072;
6 980 (2,32%)

Refugee population by country or territory of origin

0,016 {% of population[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 97 in the world of 196 (51,02%); 26 place in Asia 50 (50%)
11,12 % (2,22 % annual) ↘
min: 0,0001256; max: 0,016; max-min: 0,015 (99,19%); mid: 0,0078264;
0,0077008 (49,60%)
212 911 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(descending): 17 in the world of 196 (91,84%); 7 place in Asia 50 (88%)
13,30 % (2,66 % annual) ↘
min: 1 426; max: 212 911; max-min: 211 485 (99,33%); mid: 107 169;
105 743 (49,67%)

Fertility in China


Birth rate, crude

12,40 per 1,000 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 146 in the world of 207 (29,95%); 42 place in Asia 50 (18%)
4,03 % (0,806 % annual) ↘
min: 11,90; max: 43,37; max-min: 31,47 (72,56%); mid: 27,64;
-15,24 (-122,86%)

Birth rate, crude

17 441 918 per year[?] (2015)
(descending): 2 in the world of 207 (99,52%); 2 place in Asia 50 (98%)
8,73 % (1,75 % annual) ↘
min: 13 661 005; max: 27 356 270; max-min: 13 695 265 (50,06%); mid: 20 508 638;
-3 066 720 (-17,58%)

Fertility rate

1,56 births per woman[?] (2014)
(descending): 167 in the world of 203 (18,23%); 43 place in Asia 50 (16%)
1,47 % (0,294 % annual) ↘
min: 1,45; max: 6,39; max-min: 4,94 (77,34%); mid: 3,92;
-2,35 (-150,70%)

Adolescent fertility rate

7,26 births per 1,000 women ages 15-19[?] (2015)
(descending): 170 in the world of 193 (12,44%); 43 place in Asia 50 (16%)
5,42 % (1,08 % annual) ↗
min: 7,26; max: 68,03; max-min: 60,77 (89,33%); mid: 37,65;
-30,39 (-418,47%)

Child and maternal mortality in China


Birth rate, crude

17 441 918 {per year[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 206 in the world of 207 (0,966%); 49 place in Asia 50 (4%)
8,73 % (1,75 % annual) ↘
min: 13 661 005; max: 27 356 270; max-min: 13 695 265 (50,06%); mid: 20 508 638;
-3 066 720 (-17,58%)
7,20 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2014)
(ascending): 96 in the world of 206 (53,88%); 39 place in Asia 50 (24%)
1,25 % (0,250 % annual) ↘
min: 6,21; max: 25,43; max-min: 19,22 (75,58%); mid: 15,82;
-8,62 (-119,72%)

Maternal mortality

4 400 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 164 in the world of 181 (9,94%); 44 place in Asia 48 (10,42%)
31,82 % (6,36 % annual) ↗
min: 4 400; max: 25 000; max-min: 20 600 (82,40%); mid: 14 700;
-10 300 (-234,09%)
0,0032088 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 60 in the world of 181 (67,40%); 16 place in Asia 48 (68,75%)
35,12 % (7,02 % annual) ↗
min: 0,0032088; max: 0,022; max-min: 0,019 (85,43%); mid: 0,013;
-0,0094070 (-293,16%)

Number of neonatal deaths

93 435 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 188 in the world of 192 (2,60%); 46 place in Asia 48 (6,25%)
40,46 % (8,09 % annual) ↗
min: 93 435; max: 928 027; max-min: 834 592 (89,93%); mid: 510 731;
-417 296 (-446,62%)
0,068 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 55 in the world of 192 (71,88%); 10 place in Asia 48 (81,25%)
43,98 % (8,80 % annual) ↗
min: 0,068; max: 0,818; max-min: 0,749 (91,66%); mid: 0,443;
-0,375 (-549,88%)

Mortality rate, under 5

181 574 {number of people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 188 in the world of 193 (3,11%); 46 place in Asia 48 (6,25%)
38,54 % (7,71 % annual) ↗
min: 181 574; max: 3 657 016; max-min: 3 475 442 (95,03%); mid: 1 919 295;
-1 737 721 (-957,03%)
0,132 {per 1,000 people[?]}
(2015)
(ascending): 57 in the world of 193 (70,98%); 10 place in Asia 48 (81,25%)
42,01 % (8,40 % annual) ↗
min: 0,132; max: 4,21; max-min: 4,08 (96,85%); mid: 2,17;
-2,04 (-1 540%)

Causes of death in China


Cause of death, by communicable diseases and maternal, prenatal and nutrition conditions

5,30 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 25 in the world of 172 (86,05%); 4 place in Asia 47 (93,62%)
16,04 % (3,21 % annual) ↗
min: 5,30; max: 10,40; max-min: 5,10 (49,04%); mid: 7,85;
-2,55 (-48,11%)

Cause of death, by injury

7,50 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 55 in the world of 172 (68,60%); 10 place in Asia 47 (80,85%)
5,56 % (1,11 % annual) ↗
min: 7,50; max: 10; max-min: 2,50 (25%); mid: 8,75;
-1,25 (-16,67%)

Cause of death, by non-communicable diseases

87,10 %[?] (2012)
(ascending): 137 in the world of 172 (20,93%); 45 place in Asia 47 (6,38%)
1,44 % (0,287 % annual) ↘
min: 79,60; max: 87,10; max-min: 7,50 (8,61%); mid: 83,35;
3,75 (4,31%)

Mortality caused by road traffic injury

18,80 per 100,000 people[?] (2013)
(ascending): 105 in the world of 178 (41,57%); 29 place in Asia 45 (37,78%)

Life Expectancy in China


Life expectancy

75,78 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 68 in the world of 201 (66,67%); 14 place in Asia 50 (74%)
1,02 % (0,204 % annual) ↘
min: 43,35; max: 75,78; max-min: 32,43 (42,79%); mid: 59,57;
16,21 (21,40%)

Life expectancy, male

74,29 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 59 in the world of 201 (71,14%); 15 place in Asia 50 (72%)
1,09 % (0,218 % annual) ↘
min: 42,01; max: 74,29; max-min: 32,28 (43,45%); mid: 58,15;
16,14 (21,72%)

Life expectancy, female

77,35 years old[?] (2014)
(descending): 93 in the world of 201 (54,23%); 20 place in Asia 50 (62%)
0,955 % (0,191 % annual) ↘
min: 44,76; max: 77,35; max-min: 32,59 (42,13%); mid: 61,05;
16,29 (21,06%)

The difference in life expectancy between women and men

3,04 [?] (2015)
(descending): 154 in the world of 201 (23,88%); 35 place in Asia 50 (32%)
2,63 % (0,526 % annual) ↗
min: 2,68; max: 3,66; max-min: 0,978 (26,75%); mid: 3,17;
-0,124 (-4,07%)

Survival to age 65 in China


Survival to age 65

9,55 [?] (2015)
(descending): 64 in the world of 194 (67,53%); 10 place in Asia 50 (82%)
13,67 % (2,73 % annual) ↘
min: 3,36; max: 9,55; max-min: 6,19 (64,85%); mid: 6,45;
3,10 (32,42%)

Survival to age 65, male

82,51 [?] (2014)
(descending): 44 in the world of 193 (77,72%); 14 place in Asia 50 (74%)
1,50 % (0,299 % annual) ↘
min: 25,48; max: 82,51; max-min: 57,03 (69,12%); mid: 53,99;
28,51 (34,56%)

Survival to age 65, female

86,90 [?] (2014)
(descending): 67 in the world of 193 (65,80%); 21 place in Asia 50 (60%)
1,20 % (0,239 % annual) ↘
min: 34,79; max: 86,90; max-min: 52,11 (59,96%); mid: 60,85;
26,06 (29,98%)

Probability ratio to live to 65 years of women and men

0,950 [?] (2015)
(descending): 26 in the world of 193 (87,05%); 8 place in Asia 50 (86%)
0,411 % (0,082 % annual) ↘
min: 0,732; max: 0,950; max-min: 0,218 (22,95%); mid: 0,841;
0,109 (11,48%)

Age structure in China


0-14 years

17,10 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 176 in the world of 227 (22,91%); 43 place in Asia 51 (17,65%)

15-24 years

13,27 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 164 in the world of 227 (28,19%); 43 place in Asia 51 (17,65%)

25-54 years

48,42 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 9 in the world of 227 (96,48%); 7 place in Asia 51 (88,24%)

55-64 years

10,87 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 78 in the world of 227 (66,08%); 10 place in Asia 51 (82,35%)

65 years and over

10,35 %[?] (2015)
(descending): 78 in the world of 227 (66,08%); 9 place in Asia 51 (84,31%)

The ratio of women/men in China


0-14 years

1,17 [?] (2015)
(descending): 1 in the world of 227 (100%); 1 place in Asia 51 (100%)

15-24 years

1,14 [?] (2015)
(descending): 10 in the world of 227 (96,04%); 7 place in Asia 51 (88,24%)

25-54 years

1,04 [?] (2015)
(descending): 48 in the world of 227 (79,30%); 15 place in Asia 51 (72,55%)

55-64 years

1,02 [?] (2015)
(descending): 41 in the world of 227 (82,38%); 12 place in Asia 51 (78,43%)

65 years and over

0,915 [?] (2015)
(descending): 35 in the world of 227 (85,02%); 10 place in Asia 51 (82,35%)

Average age in China


total

37,10 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 67 in the world of 227 (70,93%); 9 place in Asia 51 (84,31%)

male

36,20 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 63 in the world of 227 (72,69%); 7 place in Asia 51 (88,24%)

female

38,10 years old[?] (2015)
(descending): 68 in the world of 227 (70,48%); 9 place in Asia 51 (84,31%)

Tourism in China


International tourism, number of arrivals

55 622 000 people[?] (2014)
(descending): 4 in the world of 195 (98,46%); 1 place in Asia 45 (100%)
0,076 % (0,015 % annual) ↗
min: 20 034 000; max: 57 725 000; max-min: 37 691 000 (65,29%); mid: 38 879 500;
16 742 500 (30,10%)

International tourism, number of departures

98 185 000 people[?] (2013)
(descending): 1 in the world of 107 (100%); 1 place in Asia 28 (100%)
41,55 % (8,31 % annual) ↘
min: 4 520 000; max: 98 185 000; max-min: 93 665 000 (95,40%); mid: 51 352 500;
46 832 500 (47,70%)