Saturday , 22 October 2016

Economic Differences Between the U.S. & China – Take A Look

Today’s infographic looks at the economic differences between the U.S.economy-usdollar8 and China: total reserves, foreign direct investment, demographics, imports, exports, GDP per capita, energy, education, and much more. [Take a look.]

The infographic* below is by Dennis Wong ( and the commentary** above and below consists of edited excepts from a post by

The economies of China and the U.S. are the strongest globally in absolute terms but that’s where the similarities end as the infographic below so clearly illustrates. (For a larger version of this infographic, click here.)

Courtesy of: Visual Capitalist
While comparable in total size, the makeup of each economy is totally different. United States is a sophisticated and highly diversified economy that is based on services, finance, and consumption from the middle class. China has similar aspirations…[for] the future, but right now it is [a] resource-intensive growth engine making the transition from a manufacturing hub to a consumer-driven economy.
The above article has been edited by Lorimer Wilson, editor of (Your Key to Making Money!) and the FREE Market Intelligence Report newsletter (see sample here – register here) for the sake of clarity ([ ]) and brevity (…) to provide a fast and easy read.

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