Global Data Lab

Institute for Management Research
Radboud University

GDL Area Database (3.6.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

126 indicators, 128 countries, 1337 sub-national regions
35.9 million persons, 8.1 million households
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Total area population in millions

1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
China (Asia/Pacific)
Total 1259 1266 1273 1280 1287 1294 1301 1309 1316 1323 1330 1337 1344 1351 1358 1365 1372
Urban 469 485 500 516 531 547 563 578 594 609 625 641 656 672 687 703 719
Rural 790 782 773 765 756 747 739 730 722 713 705 696 688 679 670 662 653
Poor 486 460 434 408 382 355 329 303 277 250 224 198 172 146 119 93.1 66.9
Nonpoor 780 811 842 872 903 934 964 995 1026 1056 1087 1118 1149 1179 1210 1241 1271
Lowest 25% 338 335 331 328 324 320 317 313 310 306 303 299 296 292 289 285 282
Second 25% 355 353 351 349 347 345 343 341 339 337 335 333 331 329 326 324 322
Third 25% 304 306 308 310 312 314 317 319 321 323 325 327 329 332 334 336 338
Highest 25% 270 278 286 294 302 309 317 325 333 341 349 357 365 372 380 388 396
Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei, Shandong 97.2 106 114 123 132 140 149 158 166 175 183 192 201 209 218 227 235
Chongqing, Sichuan, Guizhou, Yunnan, Tibet 249 239 230 220 210 200 190 180 171 161 151 141 131 121 111 102 91.7
Fujian, Guangdong, Hainan 66.8 74.2 81.6 89.1 96.5 104 111 119 126 134 141 148 156 163 171 178 186
Gansu, Qinghai, Ningxia, Xinjiang 119 113 107 101 94.6 88.4 82.2 76.0 69.8 63.6 57.5 51.3 45.1 38.9 32.7 26.5 20.3
Henan, Shanxi, Shaanxi, Inner Mongolia 225 219 213 207 200 194 188 182 176 169 163 157 151 145 138 132 126
Hubei, Jiangxi, Hunan, Guangxi 220 220 220 219 219 219 218 218 218 217 217 217 216 216 216 215 215
Liaoning, Jilin, Heilongjiang 117 118 119 120 121 123 124 125 126 127 129 130 131 132 134 135 136
Shanghai, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Anhui 164 177 189 201 214 226 238 251 263 275 288 300 313 325 337 350 362