Area

16,801 sq km

Area Code

010

Currency

Yuán (¥; 元)

If Běijīng Were 100 People

  • 96 would be Han Chinese
  • 4 would be Chinese ethnic minorities

Language Spoken

Mandarin

Percentage: Religion

  • 80 None
  • 18 Buddhist
  • 1 Christian
  • 1 Muslim

Population

21,710,000

Population per Sq Km

1525

Time

China Standard Time (GMT/UTC plus eight hours)