Insights for Design in China: Years 2010 - 2017

Top design categories in China is displayed. To learn more about the categories, please click on the names.

Rank   Country Awards Score Average
2 China 554 2084 31 115 184 139 85 3.76

Rank   Name Surname Awards Score Average
1 Interior Space and Exhibition Design 215 885 13 68 77 45 12 4.12
2 Graphics and Visual Communication Design 79 239 1 4 19 27 28 3.03
3 Packaging Design 37 130 2 2 12 18 3 3.51
4 Digital and Electronic Devices Design 24 107 5 7 6 6 - 4.46
5 Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design 26 98 - 6 10 8 2 3.77
6 Architecture, Building and Structure Design 17 74 4 3 6 3 1 4.35
7 Lighting Products and Lighting Projects Design 15 53 - 4 4 3 4 3.53
8 Jewelry, Eyewear and Watch Design 12 49 2 2 4 3 1 4.08
9 Bakeware, Tableware, Drinkware and Cookware Design 11 35 - 1 4 2 4 3.18
10 Arts, Crafts and Ready-Made Design 6 26 1 1 3 1 - 4.33
11 Street Furniture Design 8 26 - 1 2 3 2 3.25
12 Sustainable Products, Projects and Green Design 8 24 - - 4 - 4 3.00
13 Vehicle, Mobility and Transportation Design 7 24 - 2 1 2 2 3.43
14 Scientific Instruments, Medical Devices and Research Equipment Design 6 24 1 1 2 1 1 4.00
15 Home Appliances Design 4 20 1 2 1 - - 5.00
16 Ease of Use and Universal Design 6 20 - 1 1 3 1 3.33
17 Spatial Design 4 16 - - 4 - - 4.00
18 Safety Clothing and Personal Protective Equipment Design 4 14 - 1 1 1 1 3.50
19 Toy, Games and Hobby Products Design 3 13 - 1 2 - - 4.33
20 Mobile Technologies, Applications and Software Design 3 12 - - 3 - - 4.00

About Design Business Insights for China : The list above displays and ranks the most popular design categories in China; i.e. the table above is a list of grouping of design awards won most popularly by the designers from China. The number one ranked spot in this list is therefore the answer to the question: "Which is the most popular design category in China?" If you click on a category, you will be able to discover which countries are excelled at that particular design category.

China Design Strengths

Rank   Name Surname Awards Score Average
1 Interior Space and Exhibition Design 215 885 13 68 77 45 12 4.12
2 Graphics and Visual Communication Design 79 239 1 4 19 27 28 3.03
3 Packaging Design 37 130 2 2 12 18 3 3.51

China Design Weaknesses

Rank   Name Surname Awards Score Average
53 Food, Beverage and Culinary Arts Design 1 2 - - - - 1 2.00
54 Social and Behavioral Sciences Design 1 2 - - - - 1 2.00
55 Education and Training Content Design 1 2 - - - - 1 2.00

China Design Opportunities

Rank   Name Surname Awards Score Average
4 Digital and Electronic Devices Design 24 107 5 7 6 6 - 4.46
5 Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design 26 98 - 6 10 8 2 3.77
6 Architecture, Building and Structure Design 17 74 4 3 6 3 1 4.35

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