Mapping China's 2021 economy: GDP Updated: 2022-03-03

China's gross domestic product reached 114.37 trillion yuan ($18 trillion) in 2021, an increase of 8.1 percent on a yearly basis and with major indicators reaching expected targets, showcasing its strong resilience and vitality despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

According to the National Bureau of Statistics, the country's gross domestic product increased about 13 trillion yuan, equivalent to the GDP of a major economy like Italy or Canada.

How did China do it? Check out this video to find out.

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