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China is one of the poorest and most undeveloped countries in the world

1949

China is the poorest and most underdeveloped country in the world

1950

99% of the economy is owned by the state

1956

Cultural revolution

1956 - 1976

China begins to prospor

1978

China becomes a net oli importer

1993

Economy starts to grow

1998

China allowed to join World Trade Union

2001

State ownership restricted to heavy industries

2004

China becomes world's second greatest economy

2010

60% of the population are expected to live in cities

2032

leader

Mao

1949 - 1976

Deng

1978 - 1992

Jiang

1993 - 2003