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TO GO WITH China-economy-data,ANALYSIS by Kelly OLSEN This photo... News PhotoAdult,Analyzing,Beijing,Cycling,Economy,Finance,Horizontal,Photography,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPTO GO WITH China-economy-data,ANALYSIS by Kelly OLSEN This photo taken on August 14, 2013 shows a Chinese woman cycling past an old house in Beijing. China has soared almost to the top of the world's economic league tables, but whether the official data underpinning its status can be trusted is a constant headache. Simmering unease regarding China's economic figures has taken on new meaning this year with discrepancies in some statistics and questions over just how much gross domestic product (GDP) is really growing. AFP PHOTO / Mark RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)