MAIN INDICATORS OF THE NATIONAL ECONOMY 1997
--------------------------------------------------------------------------- | | | Increase % Item | Unit | Jan.-Jun.| over the Same | | | Period of 1996 --------------------------------------------------------------------------- GDP(at current prices) | 1 bil.yuan | 3318.0 | 9.5 | | | Value Added of Industry | | | (at current prices) | 1 bil.yuan | 984.9 | 11.6 Sales Output Value of Industry | | | (at current prices) | 1 bil.yuan | 3223.4 | 12.5 | | | Investment in Fixed Assets | 1 bil.yuan | 741.7 | 13.5 | | | Retail Sales of Consumer Goods | 1 bil.yuan | 1300.6 | 14.1 | | | Retail Price Index (RPI) | | 101.8 | Consumer Price Index (CPI) | | 104.1 | | | | Total Value of Imports & Exports| US$1 bil. | 143.9 | 13.1 | | | Per Capita Disposable Income | | | of Urban Residents | yuan | 2680 | 2.2* Per Capita Cash Income | | | of Rural Residents | yuan | 980 | 3.3* | | | Monetary Issues (M0) | 1 bil.yuan | 912.16 | 18.9 M1 | 1 bil.yuan | 3107.47 | 20.6 M2 | 1 bil.yuan | 8281.15 | 19.1 | | | Savings Deposit Balances of | | | Rural & Urban Residents | | | (Month-end) | 1 bil.yuan | 4277.1 | | | | Foreign Exchange Reserves | | | (Month-end) | US$1 bil. | 120.9 | --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Note:* After deducting price hike. Disk name:Jun001.wks