Welcome to China, a nation that one-fifth of the world’s population calls home! in addition to having the highest population, China is also one of the world’s oldest civilizations. Come explore China’s history and culture.
People’s Republic of China
SIZE: 3,705,407 square miles (9,596,961 square kilometers); slightly smaller than the United
POPULATION: 1,349,585,838 as of July 2013.
LANGUAGES: Mandarin, Yue (Cantonese), Wu, and several others
CLIMATE: Diverse; from tropical in the south to subarctic in the north
PRODUCTS: Rice, wheat, potatoes, corn, peanuts, tea; iron, steel, aluminum, petroleum; electronics, shoes, textiles, toys, cement, chemicals, vehicle.