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India vs China GDP

Source International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook (April - 2015)
Last Updated12 Sep 2015

China and India is the two emerging economy of the world. China and India is 2nd and 9th largest country of the world, respectively in nominal basis. On PPP basis, China is at 1st and India is at 3rd place in 2014. Both country together shares 16.08% and 23.16% of total global wealth in nominal and PPP terms, respectively. Among Asian countries, China and India together account for 52.77% (PPP) and 48.99% (Nominal) of total Asia's GDP.

GDP of China is 5.06 and 2.39 times more than India at nominal and ppp terms, respectively. China crossed $1 trillion mark in 1998 while India in 2007 at exchange rate basis. Now in 2014, India crossed 2 trillion mark and China crossed 10 trillion. In 1980, size of economy of China and India was $309 and $181, respectively.

GDP of China at ppp terms is 1.7 times more than compare to nominal basis. This ratio of India is 3.60.

According to CIA Fackbook sector wise GDP composition of India in 2014 are as follows : Agriculture (17.9%), Industry (24.2%) and Services (57.9%). Sector wise GDP composition of China in 2014 are : Agriculture (9.7%), Industry (43.9%) and Services (46.4%).

In nominal terms, per capita gdp of China is $7,589, 80th position in world and 19th in Asia. India's gdp per capita is around of $1,627. India's rank in world and Asia is 145 and 33, respectively. On PPP basis, gdp per capita of China is $12,880 and of India is $5,855. China is 4.66 times richer than India in nominal method and 2.20 times richer in ppp method.

Growth rate of China is estimated at 7.38% in 2014. India's growth rate is estimated at 7.17% in 2014. During period 1980-2014, Average GDP growth of China was 9.8% compare to India's 6.23% in same period. China attains maximum growth of 15.20% in year 1984 and minimum 3.80% in 1990. Out of 35 years from 1980 to 2014, China grew by more than 10% in 16 years while India in only one. India reached an all time high of 10.26% in 2010 and a record low of 1.06% in 1991. India's growth rate was 9-10% in 4 years, while China in 7 years.

Indian rupee was at 4.23 INR per Chinese yuan (CNY) on 2 Jan 1996. Value of Indian rupees has fallen to 10.18 INR per 1 CNY in 1 Jan 2015.

YearNominal GDP (billions $) PPP GDP (billions Int. $)Nominal GDP capita ($) PPP GDP capita (Int. $)Growth (%)
IndiaChinaIndiaChina IndiaChinaIndiaChinaIndiaChina
1980181.416309.060386.157298.397265.909313.115566.005302.3125.287.91
1981195.861292.366447.573343.225281.410292.156643.064342.9786.015.20
1982202.861286.561491.864397.691285.018281.898691.063391.2213.489.10
1983222.049307.469548.547458.450305.432298.490754.535445.0627.2910.90
1984215.556316.519589.716546.877290.116303.304793.696524.0443.8215.20
1985237.618312.780640.565640.568313.067295.491843.959605.1605.2513.50
1986252.751303.177684.693710.989326.025282.007883.190661.3434.788.80
1987283.750330.055730.012813.716358.157301.972921.441744.4793.9711.60
1988299.645411.736828.311937.369370.275370.8461,023.554844.2799.6311.30
1989300.187459.783911.6981,013.746363.313407.9561,103.417899.4765.954.10
1990326.608404.495997.7371,091.189385.407353.7871,177.358954.3955.533.80
1991274.842424.1161,041.8411,231.239318.012366.1761,205.4861,063.0351.069.20
1992293.262499.8591,124.0131,438.130332.544426.6061,274.5721,227.3775.4814.20
1993284.194641.0641,205.4181,678.470315.420540.9051,337.8671,416.2284.7514.00
1994333.014582.6731,313.0501,938.755362.366486.1691,428.7811,617.6516.6613.10
1995366.600756.9641,441.9672,195.567391.249624.9651,538.9191,812.7057.5810.93
1996399.791892.0101,579.1352,459.201418.602728.8321,653.4372,009.3327.5510.00
1997423.189985.0441,671.2182,733.929434.737796.7931,716.8212,211.4514.059.30
1998428.7671,045.2001,793.8282,979.155432.225837.7621,808.2942,387.8896.187.80
1999466.8411,100.7751,975.4143,254.629462.133875.1171,955.4932,587.4338.467.60
2000476.6361,192.8542,100.6703,608.290463.118941.1592,041.0952,846.9343.988.40
2001493.9341,317.2362,254.7773,996.838471.3111,032.0992,151.5053,131.6554.948.30
2002523.7681,455.5602,378.8494,427.492492.2341,133.1462,235.6293,446.7803.919.10
2003618.3691,650.5142,619.0254,967.804572.2991,277.2202,423.9013,844.2467.9410.01
2004721.5891,944.6742,902.2655,619.960657.5221,496.0412,644.5844,323.4457.8510.10
2005834.2182,287.2583,273.7766,456.258748.8501,749.2562,938.7584,937.6389.2911.30
2006949.1182,793.1593,686.9767,498.219839.9272,124.9163,262.8115,704.3249.2612.68
20071,238.7003,504.6054,156.0768,790.8221,080.8902,652.4123,626.5936,653.2129.8014.20
20081,224.0964,547.7164,402.4849,826.8471,053.4393,424.4333,788.7127,399.6233.899.64
20091,365.3735,105.7694,812.07610,813.8141,158.9323,825.9794,084.5008,103.2708.489.21
20101,708.4605,949.6485,370.61912,085.4511,430.1264,437.0234,495.6629,012.87310.2610.41
20111,843.0187,314.4825,845.36113,482.0801,521.9225,428.7914,826.96510,006.3686.649.30
20121,835.8218,386.6786,252.67114,789.5171,495.9526,193.8185,095.10110,922.5115.087.76
20131,875.1579,469.1256,783.65516,173.2721,508.1646,958.9085,456.00511,885.8196.907.75
20142,049.50110,380.3807,375.89817,617.3211,626.9827,588.9965,855.30612,879.8537.177.36
20152,308.01811,211.9287,996.62318,975.8711,808.4138,154.3846,265.63513,801.0657.466.76
20162,510.59911,968.4128,722.54620,473.5041,941.5998,659.3886,745.67614,812.9957.476.30
20172,755.83012,864.4009,574.55022,148.5882,103.5779,259.3407,308.43415,941.7717.556.00
20183,012.89613,876.11110,528.77524,004.7142,269.9379,935.6917,932.45417,188.0607.656.10
20193,311.74714,968.59011,565.73526,033.6242,462.69510,662.3038,600.55918,544.0587.706.33
20203,639.80416,157.10512,708.36328,229.1442,671.50011,449.1579,327.53220,003.5777.756.33
Date1 CNY to INR
2-1-19964.2287
2-1-19974.3189
1-1-19984.7223
1-1-19995.1323
1-1-20005.2467
1-1-20015.6390
1-1-20025.8309
1-1-20035.7986
1-1-20045.5089
1-1-20055.2430
1-1-20065.5699
1-1-20075.6436
1-1-20085.3952
1-1-20097.1428
1-1-20106.8263
1-1-20116.7820
1-1-20128.4298
1-1-20138.7857
1-1-201410.2254
1-1-201510.1837
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