- Currently China’s population 1.3 Billion .
- Chinese Government aiming to create a nationwide network by 2020 , it will be called “Social Credit System” . In which every individual will be graded by State. , it is intended to standardise the assessment of citizens’ and businesses’ economic and social reputation, or ‘credit’ .
- It was announced by the Government in 2014 manifesto.
- If your Credit Score is poor then in some states they are using system to blacklist citizens from Booking Flights or taking high speed trains. You could be denied basic services such as ,
1. Borrowing Money
2. Employment opportunities
3. Buy a house
4. Stay in fancier hotel.
- Technology used behind program ,
1. Using Big Data they are collecting civilians vast amount of data.
2. By Facial recognition they are scanning jaywalkers or cyclists who run in red light.