China Economy in a Snapshot Q1 2023 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.


China’s GDP has expanded by 3% in the full year of 2022, according to NBS, missing the 5.5% target. This is a major slowdown from the 8.4% y/y increase in 2021 and the second-lowest growth rate since 1976.


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