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Floor space of residential buildings sold in China equaled 137 539.94 ten thousand square meter in 2016

Revised data on construction in China have been announced by China National Statistical Office. The variable climbed to 137 539.94 ten thousand square meter, which is a 22.35% fluctuation in comparison to the prior year.

Floor space of residential buildings sold in China equaled 137 539.94 ten thousand square meter in 2016
Date Ten Thousand Square Meter Variation
2016 137 539.94 22.35
2015 112 412.29 6.87
2014 105 187.79 -9.1
2013 115 722.69 17.52
2012 98 467.51 2.01
2011 96 528.41 3.38
2010 93 376.60 8.34
2009 86 184.89 45.39
2008 59 280.35 -15.48
2007 70 135.88 26.55

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