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Table 1 the change of transfer payment structure from 1995 to 2012 in China

From: Transfer payment structure and local government fiscal efficiency: evidence from China

Year Scale of transfer payment (Billion CNY) Tax refund Categorical grant
(Financial transfer payment)
Condition grant
Amount
(Billion CNY)
Proportion
(%)
Amount
(Billion CNY)
Proportion
(%)
Amount
(Billion CNY)
Proportion
(%)
1995 253.3 186.7 73.7 29.1 11.5 37.5 14.8
1996 267.2 194.9 72.9 23.5 8.8 48.9 18.3
1997 280.1 201.2 71.8 27.3 9.7 51.6 18.4
1998 328.5 208.3 63.4 31.3 9.5 88.9 27.1
1999 399.2 212.1 53.1 51.1 12.8 136.0 34.1
2000 474.8 220.7 46.5 89.3 18.8 164.8 34.7
2001 611.7 230.9 37.7 160.5 26.2 220.4 36.0
2002 735.3 300.7 40.9 194.4 26.4 240.2 32.7
2003 805.8 342.5 42.5 224.1 27.8 239.2 29.7
2004 1037.9 360.9 34.7 335.2 32.3 342.3 33.0
2005 1147.4 375.8 32.8 417.7 36.4 352.9 30.8
2006 1349.1 393.0 29.1 516.0 38.3 441.2 32.7
2007 1811.2 409.6 22.6 709.3 39.2 689.2 38.1
2008 2294.6 428.2 18.7 869.6 37.9 996.7 43.4
2009 2888.9 493.4 17.1 1137.5 39.4 1258.0 43.5
2010 3234.1 499.3 15.4 1323.6 40.9 1411.2 43.6
2011 3992.1 504.0 12.6 1831.1 45.9 1657.0 41.5
2012 45,362 5128 11.3 21,430 47.2 18,804 41.5
2013 48,020 5045 10.5 24,363 50.7 18,610 38.8
2014 51,591 5082 9.9 27,568 53.4 18,941 36.7
2015 55,098 5019 9.1 28,455 51.7 21,624 39.2
  1. Note: the data is from “China Financial Yearbook” and “Summary of Financial Statistics”; the categorical transfer payment is called financial transfer payment before 2009