Number of households reached 487 mil in 2018 in China, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 1.27 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of households in China reached an all time high of 487 mil in 2018 and an all time low of 220 mil in 1982. When compared to China's main peers, number of households in India amounted to 273 mil, 56.2 mil in Japan, 52.6 mil in Russia and 128 mil in USA in 2018.
China has been ranked 1st within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of number of households.
A household is defined as a group of one or more persons living together who make common provision for food or other essentials for living.