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Top 10 regions in China with highest consumer spending in H1 2021

chinadaily.com.cn| Updated: July 21, 2021 L M S


A boy selects toys at a night fair in Luqiao district, Taizhou city, Zhejiang province, on May 15, 2021. [Photo/IC]

Chinese per capita nominal consumer spending grew 18 percent to 11,471 yuan ($1,769) on a yearly basis in the first half of the year, according to the latest data released by the National Bureau of Statistics. After deducting price factors, spending increased 17.4 percent year-on-year.

Shanghai and Beijing have led per capita consumer spending nationwide in the first half of the year at 23,644 yuan and 21,564 yuan, respectively.

Besides the two cities, seven other provinces and municipalities have all registered higher consumer spending than the national average.

Let us take a look at the top 10 regions in China with the highest per capita consumer spending in H1 2021.

No 1 Shanghai

23,644 yuan

No 2 Beijing

21,564 yuan

No 3 Zhejiang province

17,909 yuan

No 4 Tianjin

16,273 yuan

No 5 Guangdong province

15,241 yuan

No 6 Jiangsu province

14,903 yuan

No 7 Fujian province

13,809 yuan

No 8 Chongqing

11,700 yuan

No 9 Hubei province

11,586 yuan

No 10 Liaoning province

11,324 yuan