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China's annual comprehensive growth was 2% in boom era: new UN index

Environmental degradation and resource depletion weigh on growth in indicator

Environmental degradation and resource depletion have weighed on China's comprehensive growth, according to a new index.

TOKYO -- A new indicator of national well-being suggests the degree to which China's period of rapid economic growth came at the expense of the environment.

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