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Living in China: Average income in Shanghai rises 8% in an year

Annual disposable income for residents in Shanghai during the first three quarters of this year reached 21,871 yuan (US$3,200) per person, which is 8 percent more than last year, according to latest figures from the Shanghai Statistics Bureau […]

Annual disposable income for residents in Shanghai during the first three quarters of this year reached 21,871 yuan (US$3,200) per person, which is 8 percent more than last year, according to latest figures from the Shanghai Statistics Bureau.

During the same period, the average annual salary reached 15,051 yuan (nearly 2,200 US dollars) across the city, 4.4 percent higher than in the same period of last year.

via Average income hits 21,871 yuan — Shanghai Daily |  English Window to China New.

By Itamar Medeiros

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