China Forecast: Unemployment Rate

2017 - 2029 | Yearly | % | International Monetary Fund

Key information about China Unemployment Rate Forecast

  • China Unemployment Rate is forecasted to be 5.100 % in Dec 2024 as reported by International Monetary Fund
  • It records no change from the last reported number of 5.200 % in Dec 2023
  • Looking ahead, China Unemployment Rate is projected to stand at 5.100 % in Dec 2029
  • The data is updated yearly and is categorized in CEIC under World Trend Plus’s Country Forecast – Table IMF.WEO: Unemployment Rate

View China's Forecast: Unemployment Rate from 2017 to 2029 in the chart:

China Forecast: Unemployment Rate

What is China's Forecast: Unemployment Rate in 2029?

China Unemployment Rate is forecasted to be 5.100 % in Dec 2024 as reported by International Monetary Fund See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
5.100 2029 5.100 2028 4.900 2018 5.500 2022 % yearly 2017 - 2029

Forecast: Unemployment Rate by Country Comparison

country/region Last Frequency Range
Afghanistan (%) 0.000 yearly -
Albania (%) 11.000 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Algeria (%) 11.383 2019 yearly 1980 - 2019
Andorra (%) 1.675 2028 yearly 2010 - 2028
Angola (%) 0.000 yearly -
Antigua and Barbuda (%) 0.000 yearly -
Argentina (%) 7.000 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Armenia (%) 14.000 2029 yearly 2001 - 2029
Aruba (%) 5.091 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Australia (%) 4.591 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Austria (%) 5.179 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Azerbaijan (%) 5.218 2029 yearly 2000 - 2029
Bahamas (%) 9.190 2028 yearly 1986 - 2028
Bahrain (%) 7.700 2022 yearly 2007 - 2022
Bangladesh (%) 0.000 yearly -
Barbados (%) 9.718 2028 yearly 1981 - 2028
Belarus (%) 2.898 2029 yearly 1993 - 2029
Belgium (%) 5.391 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Belize (%) 2.800 2028 yearly 1990 - 2028
Benin (%) 0.000 yearly -
Bhutan (%) 3.500 2023 yearly 2003 - 2023
Bolivia (%) 5.200 2029 yearly 2000 - 2029
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 13.300 2029 yearly 1995 - 2029
Botswana (%) 0.000 yearly -
Brazil (%) 7.652 2029 yearly 1991 - 2029
Brunei (%) 4.900 2029 yearly 2011 - 2029
Bulgaria (%) 4.200 2028 yearly 1989 - 2028
Burkina Faso (%) 0.000 yearly -
Burundi (%) 0.000 yearly -
Cambodia (%) 0.000 yearly -
Cameroon (%) 0.000 yearly -
Canada (%) 5.959 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Cape Verde (%) 8.500 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Central African Republic (%) 0.000 yearly -
Chad (%) 0.000 yearly -
Chile (%) 7.500 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
China (%) 5.100 2029 yearly 2017 - 2029
Colombia (%) 8.678 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Comoros (%) 0.000 yearly -
Congo (%) 0.000 yearly -
Costa Rica (%) 9.000 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Croatia (%) 5.504 2029 yearly 1991 - 2029
Cyprus (%) 5.481 2028 yearly 1982 - 2028
Czech Republic (%) 2.300 2028 yearly 1995 - 2028
Democratic Republic of Congo (%) 0.000 yearly -
Denmark (%) 5.000 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Djibouti (%) 0.000 yearly -
Dominica (%) 0.000 yearly -
Dominican Republic (%) 6.000 2029 yearly 1991 - 2029
Ecuador (%) 3.500 2028 yearly 1988 - 2028
Egypt (%) 6.679 2028 yearly 1990 - 2028
El Salvador (%) 5.500 2029 yearly 1988 - 2029
Equatorial Guinea (%) 0.000 yearly -
Eritrea (%) 0.000 yearly -
Estonia (%) 7.313 2029 yearly 1993 - 2029
Swaziland (%) 25.000 2016 yearly 1995 - 2016
Ethiopia (%) 0.000 yearly -
Fiji (%) 4.500 2029 yearly 1986 - 2029
Finland (%) 7.100 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
France (%) 6.663 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Gabon (%) 0.000 yearly -
Gambia (%) 0.000 yearly -
Georgia (%) 17.516 2028 yearly 1996 - 2028
Germany (%) 2.963 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Ghana (%) 0.000 yearly -
Greece (%) 9.000 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Grenada (%) 0.000 yearly -
Guatemala (%) 0.000 yearly -
Guinea (%) 0.000 yearly -
Guinea-Bissau (%) 0.000 yearly -
Guyana (%) 0.000 yearly -
Haiti (%) 0.000 yearly -
Honduras (%) 8.000 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 2.424 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Hungary (%) 3.689 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Iceland (%) 4.000 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
India (%) 0.000 yearly -
Indonesia (%) 5.100 2028 yearly 1984 - 2028
Iran (%) 9.779 2028 yearly 1990 - 2028
Iraq (%) 0.000 yearly -
Ireland (%) 4.507 2028 yearly 1985 - 2028
Israel (%) 4.000 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Italy (%) 8.250 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Ivory Coast (%) 0.000 yearly -
Jamaica (%) 8.375 2021 yearly 1980 - 2021
Japan (%) 2.300 2028 yearly 1980 - 2028
Jordan (%) 22.850 2022 yearly 1984 - 2022
Kazakhstan (%) 4.775 2028 yearly 1994 - 2028
Kenya (%) 0.000 yearly -
Kiribati (%) 0.000 yearly -
South Korea (%) 3.100 2029 yearly 1980 - 2029
Kosovo (%) 12.575 2022 yearly 2012 - 2022
Kuwait (%) 2.200 2028 yearly 2002 - 2028
Kyrgyzstan (%) 9.014 2028 yearly 1994 - 2028
Laos (%) 0.000 yearly -
Latvia (%) 6.284 2029 yearly 1992 - 2029
Lebanon (%) 0.000 yearly -
Lesotho (%) 0.000 2015 yearly 2000 - 2015
Liberia (%) 0.000 yearly -
Libya (%) 0.000 yearly -

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China Key Series

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.8 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1995 - Mar 2024
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -138,026.800 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2024
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 157,633.826 Mar 2024 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2024
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 3.8 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1995 - Mar 2024
National Government Debt (USD mn) 4,229,996.2 2023 yearly 2005 - 2023
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 24.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2014 - Mar 2024
Forecast: Government Expenditure (RMB bn) 60,775.948 2029 yearly 1982 - 2029
Forecast: Government Net Debt (RMB bn) 192,017.140 2029 yearly 1995 - 2029
Forecast: Government Revenue (RMB bn) 47,044.385 2029 yearly 1982 - 2029
Foreign Debts: Qtr: Long Term (USD mn) 1,102,100.000 Mar 2024 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2024
Foreign Debts: Qtr: Total (USD mn) 2,512,616.329 Mar 2024 quarterly Jun 2003 - Mar 2024
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.732 2028 yearly 1998 - 2028
Export to Import Ratio (%) 133.003 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1992 - Dec 2023
Trade Balance (USD mn) 82,622.1 May 2024 monthly Jan 1992 - May 2024
Total Exports (USD mn) 302,348.0 May 2024 monthly Jan 1992 - May 2024
Total Exports Growth (%) 28.1 Oct 2021 monthly May 2009 - Oct 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 26,004,555.285 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 7,336,060.515 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 16,671,966.370 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Imports (USD mn) 219,725.9 May 2024 monthly Jan 1992 - May 2024
Total Imports Growth (%) 20.8 Oct 2021 monthly May 2009 - Oct 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 23,784,262.340 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 16,976,456.488 2022 yearly 1995 - 2022
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 44,015.614 May 2024 monthly Jan 1981 - May 2024
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 13,200.852 May 2024 monthly Jan 1981 - May 2024
Trade Index: Export: Quantum (Prev Year=100) 109.800 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Trade Index: Export: Unit Value (Prev Year=100) 95.600 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Trade Index: Import: Value (Prev Year=100) 112.200 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Trade Index: Import: Unit Value (Prev Year=100) 102.400 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Trade Index: Import: Quantum (Prev Year=100) 109.600 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Trade Index: Export: Value (Prev Year=100) 105.100 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 2005 - Apr 2024
Automobile: Exports: Total (USD mn) 18,513.276 May 2024 monthly Jan 2003 - May 2024
Automobile: Exports: MC: Bus (USD mn) 2,278.262 May 2024 monthly Jan 2003 - May 2024
Automobile: Exports: MC: Sedan (USD mn) 1,571.179 May 2024 monthly Jan 2003 - May 2024
Automobile: Exports: Motorcycle (USD mn) 792.459 May 2024 monthly Mar 2003 - May 2024
Automobile: Imports: Total (USD mn) 6,005.496 May 2024 monthly Jan 2003 - May 2024
Imports: Other, Apparatus Based on the Use of X-rays for Medical (USD th) 66,760.689 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Imports: Computed Tomography Apparatus (USD th) 92,098.563 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Exports: Massage Apparatus (USD th) 172,419.213 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Exports: Other Needles, Catheters, Cannulae and the Like (USD th) 96,906.178 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Imports: Other Needles, Catheters, Cannulae and the Like (USD th) 152,633.684 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Exports: Adhesive Plasters (USD th) 45,585.795 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
CN: Steel: Import: Steel Product: Rod & Bar (Ton th) 59.912 May 2024 monthly Jan 2002 - May 2024
CN: Steel: Import: Steel Product: Sheet & Plate (Ton th) 531.312 May 2024 monthly Jan 2002 - May 2024
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 37,913.6 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 39,200.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 1.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 10,197.0 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.2 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 32,214.066 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.8 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -4,687.4 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 36,901.496 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
External Debt (USD mn) 2,447,537.5 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2023
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 13.7 2023 yearly 1985 - 2023
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,362,800.0 Dec 2023 quarterly Jun 2003 - Dec 2023
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 7.7 2023 yearly 1985 - 2023
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 268.682 2029 yearly 1997 - 2029
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 2,961,830.241 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2011 - Mar 2024
BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 39,213.450 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Debit (USD mn) -859,929.948 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn) 9,181.162 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: Capital Account (USD mn) -20.928 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) -74.435 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Services (USD mn) -61,226.294 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -151,273.864 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 53.507 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: FA: Non-reserve: Liability (USD mn) 64,453.381 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: FA: Non-reserve (USD mn) -30,995.296 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) -73,102.236 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: FA: Non-reserve: Asset (USD mn) -95,448.677 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 48,795.291 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn) 3,437.989 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 35,215.054 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn) -5,743.173 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: FA: Asset (USD mn) -138,860.957 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: Financial Account (FA) (USD mn) -74,407.576 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: FA: Liability (USD mn) 64,453.381 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Credit (USD mn) 899,143.399 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Goods: Import (USD mn) -629,810.674 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: FA: Reserve Asset (USD mn) -43,412.280 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Goods: Export (USD mn) 751,119.375 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Goods (USD mn) 121,308.701 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) -24,306.945 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
BoP: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 90,047.570 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 1998 - Mar 2024
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Manufacturing (USD mn) 41,174.210 Dec 2018 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Mfg: Comm, Computer & Other Electronic Eq (USD mn) 8,408.270 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Wholesale and Retail Trade (USD mn) 9,766.890 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Real Estate (USD mn) 22,467.400 Dec 2018 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Leasing and Commercial Service (USD mn) 18,874.590 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2018
Outward Investment: Latin America: British Virgin Islands (USD mn) 9,115.950 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Outward Investment: Asia: Singapore (USD mn) 8,295.380 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Outward Investment: Latin America: Cayman Islands (USD mn) 5,762.380 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Outward Investment: Leasing and Commercial Service (USD mn) 33,700.000 2023 yearly 2003 - 2023
Outward Investment: Information Transmission, Software and Information Technolog... (USD mn) 4,900.000 2023 yearly 2003 - 2023
Outward Investment: Wholesale and Retail Trade (USD mn) 29,200.000 2023 yearly 2003 - 2023
Outward Investment: Financial Intermediation (USD mn) 17,720.000 2023 yearly 2006 - 2023
Outward Investment: Manufacturing (USD mn) 27,900.000 2023 yearly 2003 - 2023
Outward Investment: Hong Kong (USD mn) 97,534.230 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Outward Investment: United States (USD mn) 7,292.080 2022 yearly 2003 - 2022
Industrial Enterprise: No of Loss Making Enterprise (Unit) 158,834.000 Apr 2024 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2024
No of Business Entity: New Registration: ytd: Company (Unit mn) 9.040 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 2008 - Dec 2021
QFII: Approved Investment Fund: accumulated (USD mn) 116,259.000 May 2020 monthly Jun 2003 - May 2020
QFII: No of Institution: accumulated (Unit) 281.000 Apr 2015 monthly May 2003 - Apr 2015
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.6 Mar 2024 quarterly Mar 2005 - Mar 2024
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 63.3 Mar 2023 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2023
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 441,007.303 Jun 2022 quarterly Mar 2005 - Jun 2022
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 9,472,189.749 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2023
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 41,556,514.880 Dec 2023 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2023
M2 Growth (%) 7.0 May 2024 monthly Mar 1997 - May 2024
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 7.0 Jun 2024 monthly Jan 1985 - Jun 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 3,232,039.0 May 2024 monthly Jan 1989 - May 2024
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 14.7 May 2024 monthly Jan 2000 - May 2024
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 170,960.000 May 2024 monthly Dec 1977 - May 2024
Total Deposits (USD mn) 40,499,920.867 May 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2024
Total Deposits Growth (%) 6.7 May 2024 monthly Jan 1998 - May 2024
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 46,786,914.9 May 2024 monthly Jun 1999 - May 2024
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 8.8 May 2024 monthly Jun 2000 - May 2024
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 18.700 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2023
Credit to Households (USD bn) 11,013.152 Dec 2023 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2023
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 35,543.850 Dec 2023 quarterly Dec 1985 - Dec 2023
Household Debt (USD mn) 11,185,511.3 May 2024 monthly Jan 2007 - May 2024
Total Loans (USD mn) 34,349,808.176 May 2024 monthly Jan 1997 - May 2024
Total Loans Growth (%) 9.32 May 2024 monthly Jan 1998 - May 2024
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 200.56 Mar 2024 quarterly Dec 1992 - Mar 2024
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Trade Policy Uncertainty Index (Index) 104.168 Jun 2024 monthly Jan 2000 - Jun 2024
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 1.0 Jun 2024 monthly Jan 2006 - Jun 2024
Lagging Index (2015=100) 99.353 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2020
Coincident Index (2015=100) 76.044 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2020
Leading Index (2015=100) 92.852 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2020
5000 Indu Enterprises: DI: General Business Condition (%) 49.700 Mar 2024 quarterly Jun 1992 - Mar 2024

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