China Facts

China is an ancient oriental country with more than 5,000 years history. So, the language, customs, culture, literature and art, and architectural style, all can be dating back to ancient civilizations.

China has a very rich historical and cultural tourism resources. You can experience the historical and the charm of Chinese culture, such as the ancient Terracotta Army, the famous Great Wall and the ancient streets of the Water Town.

Quick Facts about China

Name:

China, 中国(zhōng guó), full name: The People's Republic of China (PRC).

Location:

east of the Asian continent, on the western shore of the Pacific Ocean.

Currency:

Renminbi (RMB), (yuan), 1 USD = 6.37 CNY, check the Currency Converter.

Population:

1.38 billion

Official language:

Mandarin Chinese

Land size:

9,600,000 sq km

Capital of China:

Beijing city.

International Dialing Code:

+86

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