An interesting graphics-based article regarding China’s economic and social development over the past year using statistics from the National Bureau of Statistics of China 2013.
Noteworthy statistics include:
-GDP increase of 7.8% in 2012
-Completed investment in the fixed assets of the country increase of 20.3% in 2012
-Retail sales of consumer goods increase of 14.3% in 2012
-Per capita disposable income of urban households increase of 9.6% in 2012
-Increase in foreign exchange reserves of $130.4bn in 2012