Write an essay based on the following chart in your writing, you should
1)interpret the chart, and
2)give your comments
You should write about 150 words.
The figures in the above column chart indicate the stable increase of private cars from 1980 to 2010. As is shown in the chart, there were five families in every thousand possessing a private car in 1980. During the next thirty years, the number was rising all the time. It went up to 40 in 2000, and in 2010, there were 70 private cars in every 1,000 families.
There are a good many factors for this increasing tendency and the main reasons could be concluded as follows. To begin with, with the speedy development of economy and the increase in people’s income, a large number of families could afford the car. In addition, a great many Chinese cities such as Beijing and Shanghai are being extended with high speed and many people’s houses are far from their work places. To them, owning a private car could save time and bring a lot of conveniences. Finally, with the development of the high way, the transportation is greatly improved, which creates the fine condition for the drivers, encouraging a lot of people to buy a car belonged to his or her own.
From the discussion above, we can conclude that families in mounting numbers will own private cars, and a private car will become a common household transportation tool, just like the bicycle today.
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One enormous impact the automobile has had in China is that it led to the dispersion of the population out of urban centers, to the growth of the suburbs.汽车对中国产生的巨大影响之一便是导致城市人口向市郊扩散，从而推动了郊区的发展。
Another important impact the automobile has had is that the greatly increased mobility led to significant changes in leisure lifestyle.汽车产生的另一个重要影响是，由于流动性的极大提高，人们的休闲方式也随之发生重大的改变。
A third significant impact is that the automobile industry is regarded as a backbone, or key, industry, acting as an engine for and supporting many subsidiary industries, such as steel, machinery, glass, rubber, tire, paints, and son on.第三大重要影响是，汽车工业已成为一大支柱产业或关键产业，带动并支持着钢、机械、玻璃、橡胶、轮胎、油漆等许多辅助产业的发展。