Facts and figures: China's main targets for 2006-2010
GOV.cn Monday, March 06, 2006

The following are the main targets China sets for the 2006-2010 period, listed in the draft guidelines of the five-year development blueprint being deliberated by Chinese lawmakers at their ongoing annual session:

Economic growth:

-- GDP up 7.5 percent annually from 18.2 trillion yuan in 2005 to 26.1 trillion yuan in 2010;

-- Per capita GDP up 6.6 percent annually from 13,985 yuan in 2005 to 19,270 yuan in 2010.

Economic structure:

-- Share of service industry's value added to GDP up from 40.3 percent in 2005 to 43.3 percent in 2010;

-- Share of employment in service industry up from 31.3 percent to 35.3 percent in 2010;

-- Share of R&D spending out of total GDP up from 1.3 percent in 2005 to 2 percent in 2010;

-- Urbanization rate up from 43 percent in 2005 to 47 percent in 2010.

Population, resources, environment:

-- Population up from 1.30756 billion in 2005 to 1.36000 billion in 2010;

-- Energy consumption per unit of GDP down 20 percent in five years;

-- Water consumption per unit of industrial added value down 30 percent in five years;

-- Coefficient of effective use of water for irrigation up from 0.45 percent in 2005 to 0.5 percent in 2010;

-- Rate of comprehensive use of solid industrial waste up from 55.8 percent in 2005 to 60 percent in 2010;

-- Total acreage of cultivated land down from 122 million hectares in 2005 to 120 million in 2010;

-- Total discharge of major pollutants down 10 percent in five years;

-- Forest coverage up from 18.2 percent in 2005 to 20 percent in 2010.

Public service, people's life:

-- Term of education per capita up from 8.5 years in 2005 to nine years in 2010;

-- Coverage of urban basic old-age pension up from 174 million people in 2005 to 223 million people in 2010;

-- Coverage of the new rural cooperative medical care system up from 23.5 percent in 2005 to over 80 percent in 2010;

-- New jobs created for urban residents reaching 45 million in five years;

-- Number of rural laborers transferred to non-agriculture sectors reaching 45 million in five years;

-- Urban registered unemployment rate up from 4.2 percent in 2005 to 5 percent in 2010;

-- Per capita disposable income of urban residents up 5 percent annually in five years, from 10,493 yuan in 2005 to 13,390 yuan in2010;

-- Per capita net income of rural residents up 5 percent annually in five years, from 3,255 yuan in 2005 to 4,150 yuan in 2010.

Key points of the draft guidelines of the 11th Five-Year development blueprint :

Major projects for new countryside in 2006-2010

Key projects for revitalizing China's equipment manufacturing industry

Major high-tech projects planned for 2006-2010

China's key transport infrastructure projects for 2006-2010

China to raise education expenditures to 4% of GDP

 
Editor: Yangtze Yan
Source: Xinhua