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China's Fitness Scene is Exploding

The fitness industry in China is growing by leaps and bounds - not unlike a good P90X workout.

According to Sport and Leisure Consulting Group, a Netherlands-based group, the number of gyms in China quadrupled from 2004 to 2012. And the news is better on the financial side - revenues jumped six-fold in the same period.

"In 2014, among urban residents, we found that health has surpassed income as their number-one concern. And we believe this change in disposition will be reflected in their consumption and lifestyle," said Rachel Ma, vice president of consumer research, FMCG, Nielsen China.

Read on for more on China's fitness industry. 

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