22 January 2020

China 2012 GDP growth at 7.7% in final check, report says

China has released the result of the final check on its 2012 gross domestic product, placing the growth rate at 7.7 percent, unchanged from the previous reading based on constant prices, Tencent Finance portal reported Wednesday. The final GDP reading was 51.94 trillion yuan (US$8.58 trillion), up 52.8 billion yuan from the previous check, the National Bureau of Statistics said in a statement. The bureau calculates each year’s GDP three times, including preliminary calculation, preliminary check and final check, the report said.

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