China Economy in a Snapshot Q1 2022 Report

What does this quarterly economic report offer? 


China Economy in a Snapshot is a quarterly publicatiŠ¾n produced by the CEIC Macroeconomic Research Team. The report is designed to provide a comprehensive, albeit concise overview of the current economic and financial developments. The China Economy in a Snapshot report is produced using data from CEIC's China Premium and World Trend Plus database.


Real GDP growth decelerated to 4.0% y/y in Q4 2021 from 4.9% y/y in Q3 2021. Throughout 2021, the Chinese economy expanded by 8.1% y/y, surpassing the 6% target set by the Chinese government. On a two-year average, China’s real GDP increased by 5.1%.


This report provides detailed sets of analysis, with a focus on the following macroeconomic groupings:

  • China's Economic Outlook
  • Real Sector
  • Monetary and Financial Sector
  • Fiscal Sector
  • External Sector