Communiqué on the Fourth National Economic Census (No. 5)
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Communiqué on the Fourth National Economic Census (No. 5)

----Basic Information of the Tertiary Industry (Part 2)

 

National Bureau of Statistics of China

Office of the Leading Group of the State Council for the

Fourth National Economic Census

November 20, 2019

 

Based on the results of the Fourth National Economic Census, the major data of scientific research and technical services, management of water conservancy, environment and public facilities, household services, maintenance and other services, education, health and social work, culture, sports and entertainment, and public management, social security and social organization in the tertiary industry are disseminated as the following:

 

I. Scientific Research and Technical Services

 

1. Number of Legal Entities and Persons Employed

 

At the end of 2018, there were 1.276 million legal entities engaged in scientific research and technical services with a total number of 11.829 million persons employed. Of this total, 1.195 million were corporate enterprises with a total employment of 10.290 million people, up by 246.2 percent and 70.6 percent respectively as compared with those at the end of 2013. (Table 5-1)

 

Table 5-1 Number of Corporate Enterprises and Persons Employed in Scientific

 Research and Technical Services by Division

 

 

Corporate Enterprises

(10,000)

Persons Employed

(10,000)

Total

119.5

1029.0

Research and Experimental Development

17.1

119.4

Technical Services

52.7

630.7

Science and Technology Promotion and Application Services

49.8

278.8

Of the total number of corporate enterprises engaged in scientific research and technical services, the proportion of domestic funded enterprises was 98.8 percent, enterprises funded by investors from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan 0.6 percent and foreign funded enterprises 0.6 percent.

 

Of the total number of persons employed, the proportion of those in domestic funded enterprises was 96.4 percent, that in enterprises funded by investors from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan 1.5 percent and that in foreign funded enterprises 2.1 percent. (Table 5-2)

 

Table 5-2 Number of Corporate Enterprises and Persons Employed in Scientific

Research and Technical Services by Status of Registration

 

 

Corporate Enterprises

(10,000)

Persons Employed

(10,000)

Total

119.5

1029.0

Domestic Funded Enterprises

118.2

992.2

  State-owned Enterprises

0.9

35.3

  Collective-owned Enterprises

0.4

4.7

  Shareholding Cooperative Enterprises

0.1

1.4

  Joint Ownership Enterprises

0.04

0.5

  Limited Liability Corporations

16.6

267.7

  Shareholding Corporations Limited

1.1

34.3

  Private Enterprises

94.1

614.6

  Other Enterprises

4.9

33.7

Enterprises Funded by Investors from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan

0.7

15.5

Foreign Funded Enterprises

0.7

21.3

 

2. Main Economic Indicators

 

At the end of 2018, the total assets of the corporate enterprises engaged in scientific research and technical services reached 15,212.40 billion yuan, up by 125.5 percent as compared with that at the end of 2013. The total liabilities were 8,196.70 billion yuan. The business revenue of the year reached 4,469.57 billion yuan. (Table 5-3)

 

Table 5-3 Main Economic Indicators of Corporate Enterprises in Scientific Research and Technical Services by Division

 

 

Total Assets

100 million yuan

Total Liabilities

100 million yuan

Business Revenue

100 million yuan

Total

152124.0

81967.0

44695.7

Research and Experimental Development

18465.4

9091.7

5147.5

Technical Services

93126.5

50795.8

29341.2

Science and Technology Promotion and Application Services

40532.1

22079.5

10207.0

 

II. Management of Water Conservancy, Environment and Public Facilities

 

1. Number of Legal Entities and Persons Employed

 

At the end of 2018, there were 149 thousand legal entities engaged in management of water conservancy, environment and public facilities with a total number of 3.532 million persons employed, up by 75.1 percent and 18.5 percent respectively as compared with those at the end of 2013. Of this total, 33 thousand were government agencies, institutions and non-corporate enterprises with a total employment of 1.138 million people, down by 16.1 percent and 32.6 percent respectively as compared with those at the end of 2013.

 

2. Main Economic Indicators

 

At the end of 2018, the total assets of the corporate enterprises engaged in management of water conservancy, environment and public facilities reached 16,661.72 billion yuan, up by 390.1 percent over the end of 2013. The total liabilities were 9,568.94 billion yuan. The business revenue of the year reached 1,006.65 billion yuan.

 

The total assets of government agencies, institutions and non-corporate enterprises at the end of year were 1,407.62 billion yuan, up by 78.6 percent over the end of 2013. The expenditure of the year was 418.12 billion yuan.

 

III. Household Services, Maintenance and Other Services

 

1. Number of Corporate Enterprises and Persons Employed

 

At the end of 2018, there were 479 thousand corporate enterprises engaged in household services, maintenance and other services with a total number of 4.148 million persons employed, up by 173.8 percent and 55.4 percent respectively as compared with those at the end of 2013. (Table 5-4)

 

Table 5-4 Number of Corporate Enterprises and Persons Employed in Household

Services, Maintenance and Other Services by Division

 

 

Corporate Enterprises

(10,000)

Persons Employed

(10,000)

Total

47.9

414.8

Household Services

20.5

153.9

Maintenance of Motor Vehicles, Electronics and Daily Consumer Articles

18.7

115.0

Other Services

8.8

145.9

Of the total number of corporate enterprises engaged in household services, maintenance and other services, the proportion of domestic funded enterprises was 99.7 percent, enterprises funded by investors from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan 0.2 percent and foreign funded enterprises 0.1 percent.

 

Of the total number of persons employed, the proportion of those in domestic funded enterprises was 97.4 percent, that in enterprises funded by investors from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan 1.7 percent and that in foreign funded enterprises 0.9 percent. (Table 5-5)

 

Table 5-5 Number of Corporate Enterprises and Persons Employed in Household

Services, Maintenance and Other Services by Status of Registration

 

 

Corporate Enterprises

(10,000)

Persons Employed

(10,000)

Total

47.9

414.8

Domestic Funded Enterprises

47.8

404.0

State-owned Enterprises

0.1

2.9

Collective-owned Enterprises

0.3

3.6

Shareholding Cooperative Enterprises

0.1

0.8

Joint Ownership Enterprises

0.02

0.4

Limited Liability Corporations

5.5

69.6

Shareholding Corporations Limited

0.4

5.0

Private Enterprises

41.0

319.8

Other Enterprises

0.3

1.9

Enterprises Funded by Investors from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan

0.1

7.2

Foreign Funded Enterprises

0.1

3.6

2. Main Economic Indicators

 

At the end of 2018, the total assets of the corporate enterprises engaged in household services, maintenance and other services reached 1,036.08 billion yuan, up by 30.6 percent as compared with that at the end of 2013. The total liabilities were 544.76 billion yuan. The business revenue of the year reached 683.23 billion yuan. (Table 5-6)

 

Table 5-6 Main Economic Indicators of Corporate Enterprises in Household

Services, Maintenance and Other Services by Division

 

 

Total Assets

100 million yuan

Total Liabilities

100 million yuan

Business Revenue

100 million yuan

Total

10360.8

5447.6

6832.3

Household Services

3973.3

2175.5

2361.7

Maintenance of Motor Vehicles, Electronics and Daily Consumer Articles

3848.1

2023.1

2819.5

Other Services

2539.5

1248.9

1651.0

IVEducation

 

1. Number of Legal Entities and Persons Employed

 

At the end of 2018, there were 666 thousand legal entities engaged in education with a total number of 22.305 million persons employed, up by 60.8 percent and 16.5 percent respectively as compared with those at the end of 2013. Of this total, 377 thousand were government agencies, institutions and non-corporate enterprises with a total employment of 18.693 million people, up by 4.8 percent and 4.1 percent respectively as compared with those at the end of 2013.

 

2. Main Economic Indicators

 

At the end of 2018, the total assets of the corporate enterprises engaged in education reached 995.77 billion yuan, up by 221.6 percent over the end of 2013. The total liabilities were 520.37 billion yuan. The business revenue of the year reached 522.55 billion yuan.

 

The total assets of government agencies, institutions and non-corporate enterprises at the end of year were 8,610.51 billion yuan, up by 68.8 percent over the end of 2013. The expenditure of the year was 3,843.99 billion yuan.

 

V. Health and Social Work

 

1. Number of Legal Entities and Persons Employed

 

At the end of 2018, there were 273 thousand legal entities engaged in health and social work with a total number of 11.478 million persons employed, up by 9.0 percent and 25.1 percent respectively as compared with those at the end of 2013. Of this total, 170 thousand were government agencies, institutions and non-corporate enterprises, down by 22.6 percent over the end of 2013, and there were 9.169 million persons employed, up by 13.5 percent.

 

2. Main Economic Indicators

 

At the end of 2018, the total assets of the corporate enterprises engaged in health and social work reached 917.12 billion yuan, up by 157.4 percent over the end of 2013. The total liabilities were 541.25 billion yuan. The business revenue of the year reached 543.17 billion yuan.

 

The total assets of government agencies, institutions and non-corporate enterprises at the end of year were 4,674.63 billion yuan, up by 60.6 percent over the end of 2013. The expenditure of the year was 3,502.27 billion yuan.

 

VI. Culture, Sports and Entertainment

 

1. Number of Legal Entities and Persons Employed

 

At the end of 2018, there were 567 thousand legal entities engaged in culture, sports and entertainment with a total number of 4.198 million persons employed, up by 146.4 percent and 35.9 percent respectively as compared with those at the end of 2013. Of this total, 507 thousand were corporate enterprises with a total employment of 3.364 million people, up by 192.5 percent and 72.9 percent respectively as compared with those at the end of 2013.

 

2. Main Economic Indicators

 

At the end of 2018, the total assets of the corporate enterprises engaged in culture, sports and entertainment reached 3,418.75 billion yuan, up by 126.0 percent over the end of 2013. The total liabilities were 1,826.84 billion yuan. The business revenue of the year reached 1,071.88 billion yuan.

 

The total assets of government agencies, institutions and non-corporate enterprises at the end of year were 907.71 billion yuan, up by 31.8 percent over the end of 2013. The expenditure of the year was 271.54 billion yuan.

 

VII. Public Management, Social Security and Social Organization

 

At the end of 2018, there were 1.597 million legal entities engaged in public management, social security and social organization, up by 5.1 percent as compared with that at the end of 2013. There were 25.087 million persons employed, down by 7.4 percent. The expenditure of government agencies, institutions and non-corporate enterprises of the year was 12,022.69 billion yuan.

 

Note:

 

[1] Corporate enterprises in the Communiqué include the legal entities registered as enterprises, as well as institutions, private non-enterprise legal entities and foundations that follow the Accounting System for Business Enterprises, specialized farmer cooperatives, rural collective economic organizations and legal entities that are categorized as other organizations excluding places for religious activities.

 

[2] Government agencies, institutions and non-corporate enterprises in the Communiqué exclude institutions, private non-enterprise legal entities and foundations that follow the Accounting System for Business Enterprises, specialized farmer cooperatives, rural collective economic organizations and legal entities that are categorized as other organizations excluding places for religious activities.

 

[3] No mechanical adjustment is made for the round-off errors in aggregate totals or part of the calculations in the tables.

 

(In case of any difference between English translation and the original Chinese text, the Chinese edition shall prevail.)

 

 

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