Economically active population vs number of employed persons in China from 2007 to 2015 (in millions)

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This statistic shows the economically active population in comparison to the total number of employed persons in China from 2007 to 2015. In 2007, out of 765.31 million economically active persons in China 753.21 million were employed.
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Release date
October 2016
Survey time period
2007 to 2015
Special properties
rural and urban regions of China
Supplementary notes
According to the source the "economically active population" refers to the population aged 16 and over who are capable of working, are participating in or willing to participate in economic activities, including employed persons and unemployed persons.

The figures have been rounded.

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