China Retail Sales YoY  2010-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Retail sales in China rose 10.0 percent from a year earlier in October of 2017, following a 10.3 percent increase in the previous month and missing market consensus of 10.4 percent. It was the weakest rise in retail trade since February, as sales went up at a slower pace for most categories: oil, oil products (8.2 percent from 8.5 percent in September); automobiles (6.9 percent from 7.9 percent; building materials (6.1 percent from 9.5 percent); furniture (10.0 percent from 15.5 percent); garments (6.2 percent from 8.9 percent); jewelry (2.5 percent from 5.3 percent); home appliances (5.4 percent from 6.8 percent); personal care (7.4 percent from 7.8 percent)and telecoms (2.1 percent from 3.8 percent). Meantime, sales increased at a faster rate for: cosmetics (16.1 percent from 13.4 percent) and office supplies (6.4 percent from 4.4 percent). Retail Sales YoY in China averaged 12.72 percent from 2010 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 19.90 percent in January of 2011 and a record low of 9.50 percent in January of 2017.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-09-14 02:00 AM Retail Sales YoY 10.1% 10.4% 10.5% 10.4%
2017-10-19 02:00 AM Retail Sales YoY 10.3% 10.1% 10.2% 10.2%
2017-11-14 02:00 AM Retail Sales YoY 10.0% 10.3% 10.4% 10.4%
2017-12-14 02:00 AM Retail Sales YoY 10.0% 10.6%


China Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 123.90 118.60 124.60 97.00 [+]
Retail Sales MoM 0.74 0.90 1.57 0.14 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 10.00 10.30 19.90 9.50 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 292661.30 264757.60 292661.30 453.00 CNY HML [+]
Disposable Personal Income 33616.00 31195.00 33616.00 343.40 CNY [+]
Personal Savings 0.35 0.35 3.15 0.35 percent [+]
Bank Lending Rate 4.35 4.35 12.06 4.35 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 301620.12 297172.35 301620.12 59105.90 CNY HML [+]
Gasoline Prices 0.71 0.70 1.37 0.27 USD/Liter [+]
Households Debt To Gdp 45.50 44.40 45.50 11.00 percent of GDP [+]
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions 108.50 107.90 123.50 90.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations 116.40 114.70 128.40 96.40 [+]


China Retail Sales YoY

In China, the year-over-year change in Retail sales compares the aggregated sales of retail goods and services during a certain month to the same month a year ago. This page provides - China Retail Sales YoY - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. China Retail Sales YoY - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
10.00 10.30 19.90 9.50 2010 - 2017 percent Monthly