Original title: The Central Organization Department released the latest statistics within the party, the total number of party members of the Communist Party of China was 95.148 million
CCTV News(News Broadcast): The Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee released data today (June 30). As of June 5, 2021, the total number of Party members of the Communist Party of China is 95.148 million, and the total number of grassroots organizations of the Party is 4.864 million. After a hundred years of trials and hardships, the Chinese Communist Party has grown from small to large, from weak to strong. It has grown from more than 50 party members when the party was founded to the world’s largest political party with more than 95 million party members today.
According to statistics, the current total number of party members in the country has increased by about 20 times from the 4.488 million when the People’s Republic of China was founded in 1949.
On the occasion of the solemn celebration of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China, advanced elements from all walks of life enthusiastically applied to join the party. In the first half of 2021, there will be 2.312 million newly-developed party members nationwide, and more fresh blood will join the party ranks. The latest data shows that the structure of the Communist Party of China has been continuously optimized, and the number of young party members has continued to increase. There are 23.677 million party members aged 35 and below, accounting for 24.9% of the total number of party members, an increase of 0.7 percentage points from the end of 2019. The education level has improved significantly, with 49.513 million party members with a college degree or above, accounting for 52.0% of the total number of party members. The party’s class foundation and mass foundation have been continuously consolidated and strengthened. Among the party members, there are 10.612 million managers of enterprises, institutions and social organizations, accounting for 11.2%; 15.075 million professional and technical personnel, accounting for 15.8%; workers and farmers account for 33.9% of the total number of party members.
Data shows that with the continuous improvement of organizational construction, the party’s organizational system has become increasingly strict. The country currently has 3,199 local party committees at all levels, 125,000 party groups and 22,000 working committees.
The party’s grassroots organizations increased from 195,000 to 4.864 million when New China was founded, an increase of about 24 times. The country has 8942 urban streets, 30,000 townships, 113,000 communities (residential committees), and 492,000 administrative villages. Party organization. There are 742,000 primary-level party organizations in government agencies, 933,000 primary-level party organizations in public institutions, 1.513 million primary-level party organizations in enterprises, and 162,000 primary-level party organizations in social organizations, which have basically achieved what they should be built.
The role of grassroots party organizations as a battle fortress and the exemplary vanguard role of party members have been brought into full play. Over the past 100 years, the Communist Party of China has persisted in focusing on the central tasks of different historical periods, strengthening organizational construction, exerting organizational advantages, and ensuring that where the party’s cause develops, organizational construction will follow up, and the role of party organizations and party members will be brought into full play.
Since the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, a total of 255,000 village work teams, more than 3 million first secretaries and village cadres have been selected to help win the battle against poverty, and 3.306 million grassroots party organizations and 39.144 million party members and cadres have been organized and mobilized to join. Prevention and control of the new crown pneumonia epidemic. In emergency and dangerous tasks such as earthquake relief, flood prevention and flood control, stability maintenance and emergency response, and response to public emergencies, the bright red party flag has always been flying high on the main front of major struggles and at the grassroots level.