Local Expenditure



In 2013, the local government expenditures of Shanghai Municipality amount to RMB 452.86 billion, 8.2% up in annual terms.

In 2013, Shanghai Municipal government has tried to optimize the structure of local government expenditures in order to: 1. promote steady growth, innovation and transformation, 2. improve people’s livelihood, achieve innovative public administration; and 3. realize balanced development in urban and rural areas.