China’s National Bureau of Statistics will take over data collection at the regional level from 2019, a government official said on Monday. Photo: Reuters
China’s National Bureau of Statistics will take over data collection at the regional level from 2019, a government official said on Monday. Photo: Reuters

China’s statistics bureau to take over accounting of provincial GDP data to combat fraud

Problem of discrepancy between regional and national GDP figures has improved, but gap is still large, official says

Topic |   China economy
China’s National Bureau of Statistics will take over data collection at the regional level from 2019, a government official said on Monday. Photo: Reuters
China’s National Bureau of Statistics will take over data collection at the regional level from 2019, a government official said on Monday. Photo: Reuters
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