Anhui's fixed-asset investment rose 4.4 percent year on year from January to November, higher than the national average of 2.6 percent, statistics showed on Tuesday.
The eastern Chinese province ranked 13th in the country in the Jan-Nov period, up one notch from the Jan-Oct period, according to the Anhui Provincial Bureau of Statistics.
Investment in infrastructure increased 10.8 percent between January and November, 6.4 percentage points higher than the total fixed-asset investment, as the province pushed ahead with many railway and subway projects as well as the water conservancy project diverting water from the Yangtze River to the Huaihe River.
Investment in the primary and tertiary industries went up 27.9 percent and 9.1 percent year on year, respectively, while that in the secondary industry declined 5.5 percent.
The province’s real estate investment grew 5.1 percent in the Jan-Nov period, 0.9 percentage points higher than the first ten months.