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China is a country in Eastern Asia.
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Territory

9,388,211 km²
7.3% of worldwide

China is located in Asia, more specifically in the Eastern Asia region. Beijing is the capital. The area of the country is 9,388,211 km², which is 7.3% of worldwide terrority.

Some of the largest cities are: Peking, Harbin, Jilin, Hangzhou, Qingdao.

Population

1,433,783,686 people
18.6% of worldwide

The population is 1,433,783,686 which is 18.6% of worldwide. The density is about 153 ppl/km². The average net migration is -348,399 which is -0% of population.

Politics

The political regime is classified as an authoritarian regime.

The leader of the country is General Secretary of the Communist Party Xi Jinping.

Economics

$14,216,503,000,000 GDP
16.4% of worldwide

The total GDP of the country is $14,216,503,000,000 which is 16.4% of worldwide. The GDP per capita is $9,915 and the GDP per km² is $1,514,293.
It is a large market with low buying power.

Media

The freedom of press is high.

Internet adoption is at 49%. There is a remaining 726,928,329 people to connect to the Internet.

Ecology

Fossil CO2 Emissions: 10,877 (Mt CO2/yr), which is 30.5% of worldwide.

Conflicts

Military has nuclear weapons. The country is part of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons.

Art

The country is the host of museums: .

Some living artists from that country: Ai Weiwei, Ang Lee, Charlene Liu, Li-Fa Shaih, Shu Lea Cheang.

Education

Some universities from that country: Tsinghua University, Peking University, University of Science and Technology of China, Tsinghua University, Nanjing University.

Sites

The country is the host of 54 Unesco Heritage Sites.

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Last updated: 21.04.2020
Category: Geographies
Source: Artazar