Hefei’s permanent population increased by 95,000 last year and is expected to exceed 13 million in 2035

2022-07-20 0 By

The permanent population of Hefei, capital of Anhui Province, continues to reach 10 million.On April 2, the official website of Hefei Bureau of Statistics released the “Hefei 2021 National Economic and Social Development Statistical Bulletin” revealed that the registered population of Hefei at the end of 2021 was 7,926,700, an increase of 114,400 over the previous year.Permanent population 9.465 million, an increase of 95,000;The urbanization rate of permanent residents was 84.04%, up 1.76 percentage points.Permanent population of Hefei at the end of 2017-2021.Hefei Statistics Bureau looks at the whole Anhui province, 2021 population survey data shows that the permanent population of Anhui province is 61.13 million, an increase of 100,000 than the 2020 census, an increase of 0.16%.That means hefei accounted for more than 90 percent of the increase in permanent residents in Anhui last year.It is also worth mentioning that the recently released Master Plan for Hefei’s Territorial Space (2021-2035) mentioned that it is predicted that by 2035, the permanent population of Hefei will exceed 13 million and the actual serving population will exceed 15 million.Easing the conflict between rapid population growth and tight resource and environmental constraints is one of the major tasks facing the plan, according to the draft plan.Hefei will aim to become a model of sustainable development of megacities and actively explore the transformation path of smart development of megacities.Responsible Editor: Wang Jun Photo editor: Jiang Lidong