PRC State Council, 13th Five Year Plan for the Economic and Social Development of China, 2016

March 17, 2016

Formulated on the basis of the Recommendations of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) for the 13th Five-Year Plan for Economic and Social Development of the People’s Republic of China (2016–2020), the 13th Five-Year Plan sets forth China’s strategic intentions and defines its major objectives, tasks, and measures for economic and social development. This plan is to serve as a guide to action for market entities, an important basis for government in performing its duties, and a common vision to be shared among the people of China.

Part I Guiding Thinking, Major Objectives, and Development Philosophy

Part II Innovation-Driven Development

Part III New Systems for Development

Part IV Agricultural Modernization

Part V An Optimized Modern Industrial System

Part VI The Cyber Economy

Part VII Modern Infrastructure Networks

Part VIII New Urbanization

Part IX Development Coordinated between Regions

Part X  Ecosystems and the Environment

Part XI All-Around Opening Up

Part XII Deeper Cooperation between the Mainland, Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan

Part XIII The Fight Against Poverty

Part XIV  Better Education and Health for All Citizens

Part XV Support for Public Wellbeing

Part XVI  Socialist Cultural and Ethnical Progress

Part XVII Better and More Innovative Social Governance

Part XVIII  Socialist Democracy and Rule of Law

Part XIX  Coordinated Economic and Defense Development

Part XX  Implementation

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