Labor force size and basic composition in major cities of China 2019

Size and basic composition of the labor force of first and new first tier cities in China in 2019

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December 2020



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* Urban units include state-owned enterprises, collective enterprises, associated enterprises, joint-stock enterprises, limited companies, and foreign invested companies.
** 2017 data.

Figures do not include people from rural areas of city districts.
Figures apply to the administrative area of the respective city and - depending on the size of the city's administrative area - may include people living in distant suburbs not connected to the contiguous built-up area of the city.
The selection of cities follows the definition of first and new first tier cities by Yicai Media Group.

Values have been rounded.

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