Preliminary statistics shows that in 2015 the regional GDP of Xicheng District has topped 327.04 billion yuan with a year-on-year increase of 7.1%. The added value of the secondary industry has reached 29.58 billion yuan while the tertiary industry 297.45 billion yuan. By the end of 2015, the number of all kinds of units in Xicheng District has reached 54682, among which legal entities has reached 44082 and industrial establishments 10600. Besides, there are 37943 individual industrial and commercial households. Total investment in fixed assets has amounted to 24.6 billion yuan, up 2 percent year on year.
According to the preliminary statistics from the financial sector, budget revenue of public finance of 2015 has reached 45.14 billion yuan with a year-on-year increase of 21.1%. Five main types of tax including Sales Tax, Business Tax, the Tax on City Maintenance and Construction, Property Tax and the Added Value Tax have altogether reached 38.56 billion yuan, up 16.3 percent year on year, which accounts for 85.4% of the budget revenue of public finance of 2015. To be more detailed, the Sales Tax has reached 14.55 billion yuan, the Business Tax 14.07 billion yuan, the Tax on City Maintenance and Construction 3.01 billion yuan, the Property Tax 2.74 billion yuan and the Added Value Tax 4.18 billion yuan. Budget expenditure of public finance of 2015 has reached 47.49 billion yuan with a year-on-year increase of 49.1 percent. To be more detailed, the education expenditure has reached 4.4 billion yuan, social security and employment service 7.34 billion yuan, medical service, public health and family planning 2.26 billion yuan and urban and rural community affairs 18.34 billion yuan.
In the end of 2015, the urban registered unemployment rate of Xicheng District was 0.86% with an increase of 0.10 percentage point compared to the previous year. The reemployment rate of registered unemployed workers was 65.46% with a decrease of 4.74 percentage point compared to the previous year. The employment rate of people with difficulties in finding jobs was 68.56% with a decrease of 3.37 percentage point compared to the previous year.
Total retail sales of consumer goods have reached 91.26 billion yuan, seeing a 5.8 percent rise year on year. Commercial enterprises above designated size in Xicheng District have accomplished retail sales of 71.03 billion yuan, accounting for 77.8% of the total retail sales. Grouped by sectors, retail sales in retail trade have topped 74.67 billion yuan, catering trade 8.02 billion yuan, wholesale trade 6.91 billion yuan and stay place trade 1.65 billion yuan.