Area

9.6 million sq km

Area Code

0086

Currency

yuán (元; ¥)

GDP

$23.2 trillion

If China Were 100 People

  • 92 would be Han Chinese
  • 8 would be ethnic minorities, eg Zhuang, Manchu, Uyghur etc

Inflation

1.4%

Language Spoken

Mandarin, Cantonese

Population

1.41 billion

Percentage: Religion

  • 52 unaffiliated
  • 22 folk religion
  • 18 Buddhist
  • 5 Christian
  • 2 Muslim
  • 1 other

Population per Sq Km

China: 150

USA: 35

Time

GMT/UTC plus eight hours