A video exchange meeting was held on Friday in Urumqi, capital of northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, to share information on the region’s continued social progress with Chinese overseas. sea and Xinjiang students.
Xinjiang is committed to preserving social harmony and stability, promoting high-quality development, improving people’s livelihoods, making progress for the benefit of all ethnic groups, and protecting freedom. religious, declared Ilzat Ahmatjan, senior official of the regional Party committee.
Xinjiang spends more than 70 percent of its general public budget annually on securing and improving people’s livelihoods, and about 2.35 million new urban jobs have been created in Xinjiang over the past five years. past years, the official said at the meeting.
The region has promoted a well-balanced development of education in rural and urban areas to ensure equal access to compulsory education for all children in Xinjiang, the official said.
In 2020, the per capita disposable income of urban residents of Xinjiang was 34,838 yuan (about 5,466 US dollars), 2.41 times the 2010 figure. Per capita disposable income of rural residents reached 14,056 yuan, or 2.82 times the figure for 2010, according to Ilzat Ahmatjan.