This page presents historical data on China, mainly external links.


External links:

National Bureau of Statistics of China

Penn World Tables
Presents data on population, GDP, GDP per capita, price levels, investment shares, consumption shares and savings for 168 countries, including China, covering the period 1950-2000. No data is presented for the period before 1950.

State and Handicrafts in Peking, 1700-1900

The Hitorical National Accounts of the Peoples's Republic of China 1952-1995

World Population, GDP and Per Capita GDP, 1-2001 AD (Angus Maddison)
Contains economic data on population, GDP and GDP per capita for a number of countries from 1 to 2001 AD, including China within present borders.