Xinjiang's GDP grows 7.2 pct annually from 2014 to 2019

Source: Xinhua| 2021-02-05 20:01:04|Editor: huaxia

BEIJING, Feb. 5 (Xinhua) -- From 2014 to 2019, the GDP of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region increased from 919.59 billion yuan (about 142 billion U.S. dollars) to 1.36 trillion yuan, with an average annual growth rate of 7.2 percent, official statistics show.

The per capita disposable income in Xinjiang increased by an average annual rate of 9.1 percent during the period, according to a document on lies and the truth about Xinjiang-related issues.

All 3.09 million impoverished people in the region have been lifted out of poverty as it has made unprecedented achievements in economic and social development and improvement of people's livelihood. Enditem