Key Indicators
Income Group Upper middle-income
Regional Group Asia & Pacific
Population (Total) 1,439,323,774
GDP (current US$, millions) 24,162,435
GDP per capita, PPP (current international $) 17,206

Performance Overview

ISO3

CHN

Country

China

Score

65.62

Rank

29

Technology

57.27

People

66.48

Governance

63.98

Impact

74.77

Strength / Weakness

Pillar: Technology 57.27
SCORERANK

Access

80.65 31

1. Mobile tariffs

78.1729

2. Handset prices

63.7448

3. Households with internet access

59.5885

4. SMS sent by population 15-69

66.82116

5. Population covered by at least a 3G mobile network

99.9724

6. International internet bandwidth

100.001

7. Internet access in schools

96.2529

Content

45.16 43

1. GitHub commits

3.1367

2. Wikipedia edits

n/an/a

3. Internet domain registrations

4.8857

4. Mobile apps development

72.6471

5. AI scientific publications

100.001

Future technologies

45.99 32

1. Adoption of emerging technologies

n/an/a

2. Investment in emerging technologies

59.7133

3. Robot density

51.3514

4. Computer software spending

26.9039
Pillar: People 66.48
SCORERANK

Individuals

74.37 19

1. Active mobile broadband subscriptions

100.001

2. ICT skills

n/an/a

3. Use of virtual social networks

64.2469

4. Tertiary enrollment

37.2856

5. Adult literacy rate

95.9736

Business

74.05 6

1. Firms with website

65.4946

2. GERD financed by business enterprise

94.334

3. Professionals

n/an/a

4. Technicians and associate professionals

n/an/a

5. Annual investment in telecommunication services

97.532

6. GERD performed by business enterprise

38.8412

Governments

51.03 43

1. Government online services

90.3012

2. Publication and use of open data

19.4171

3. Government promotion of investment in emerging tech

n/an/a

4. R&D expenditure by governments and higher education

43.3742
Pillar: Governance 63.98
SCORERANK

Trust

65.68 36

1. Secure internet servers

54.7564

2. Cybersecurity

92.4040

3. Online access to financial account

57.5326

4. Internet shopping

58.0628

Regulation

57.66 87

1. Regulatory quality

34.4690

2. ICT regulatory environment

54.12123

3. Legal framework's adaptability to emerging technologies

n/an/a

4. E-commerce legislation

100.001

5. Privacy protection by law content

42.04111

Inclusion

68.59 48

1. E-Participation

96.309

2. Socioeconomic gap in use of digital payments

49.2377

3. Availability of local online content

63.4160

4. Gender gap in Internet use

69.7714

5. Rural gap in uses of digital payments

64.2569
Pillar: Impact 74.77
SCORERANK

Economy

71.80 3

1. High-tech and medium-high-tech manufacturing

62.4714

2. High-tech exports

91.314

3. PCT patent applications

82.2613

4. Growth rate of GDP per person engaged

89.725

5. Prevalence of gig economy

n/an/a

6. ICT services exports

33.2652

Quality of life

71.98 54

1. Happiness

55.2163

2. Freedom to make life choices

87.5533

3. Income inequality

63.8067

4. Healthy life expectancy at birth

81.3641

SDG Contribution

80.52 17

1. SDG 3: Good Health and Well-Being

83.6125

2. SDG 4: Quality Eduucation

100.001

3. Females employed with advanced degrees

n/an/a

4. SDG 7: Affordable and Clean Energy

62.94101

4. SDDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

75.5283

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