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Complete details about China in Asia with capital city Peking

Country NameChina (Zhongquo)
Country CodeCHN
Capital CityPeking
ContinentAsia
RegionEastern Asia
Independence Year-1523
Population1277558000
Surface Area9572900.0
Life Expectancy71.4 years
GNP982268.0 (old 917719.0)
Government FormPeople'sRepublic

Spoken Languages

Chinese [official]     (92.0%)
Dong     (0.2%)
Hui     (0.8%)
Mant?u     (0.9%)
Miao     (0.7%)
Mongolian     (0.4%)
Puyi     (0.2%)
Tibetan     (0.4%)
Tujia     (0.5%)
Uighur     (0.6%)
Yi     (0.6%)
Zhuang     (1.4%)

Major Cities

Shanghai, Shanghai     (population 9696300)
Peking, Peking     (population 7472000)
Chongqing, Chongqing     (population 6351600)
Tianjin, Tianjin     (population 5286800)
Wuhan, Hubei     (population 4344600)
Harbin, Heilongjiang     (population 4289800)
Shenyang, Liaoning     (population 4265200)
Kanton [Guangzhou], Guangdong     (population 4256300)
Chengdu, Sichuan     (population 3361500)
Nanking [Nanjing], Jiangsu     (population 2870300)
Changchun, Jilin     (population 2812000)
XiŽan, Shaanxi     (population 2761400)
Dalian, Liaoning     (population 2697000)
Qingdao, Shandong     (population 2596000)
Jinan, Shandong     (population 2278100)
Hangzhou, Zhejiang     (population 2190500)
Zhengzhou, Henan     (population 2107200)
Shijiazhuang, Hebei     (population 2041500)
Taiyuan, Shanxi     (population 1968400)
Kunming, Yunnan     (population 1829500)
Changsha, Hunan     (population 1809800)
Nanchang, Jiangxi     (population 1691600)
Fuzhou, Fujian     (population 1593800)
Lanzhou, Gansu     (population 1565800)
Guiyang, Guizhou     (population 1465200)
Ningbo, Zhejiang     (population 1371200)
Hefei, Anhui     (population 1369100)
Urumt?i [Ürümqi], Xinxiang     (population 1310100)
Anshan, Liaoning     (population 1200000)
Fushun, Liaoning     (population 1200000)
Nanning, Guangxi     (population 1161800)
Zibo, Shandong     (population 1140000)
Qiqihar, Heilongjiang     (population 1070000)
Jilin, Jilin     (population 1040000)
Tangshan, Hebei     (population 1040000)
Baotou, Inner Mongolia     (population 980000)
Shenzhen, Guangdong     (population 950500)
Hohhot, Inner Mongolia     (population 916700)
Handan, Hebei     (population 840000)
Wuxi, Jiangsu     (population 830000)
Xuzhou, Jiangsu     (population 810000)
Datong, Shanxi     (population 800000)
Yichun, Heilongjiang     (population 800000)
Benxi, Liaoning     (population 770000)
Luoyang, Henan     (population 760000)
Suzhou, Jiangsu     (population 710000)
Xining, Qinghai     (population 700200)
Huainan, Anhui     (population 700000)
Jixi, Heilongjiang     (population 683885)
Daqing, Heilongjiang     (population 660000)
Fuxin, Liaoning     (population 640000)
Amoy [Xiamen], Fujian     (population 627500)
Liuzhou, Guangxi     (population 610000)
Shantou, Guangdong     (population 580000)
Jinzhou, Liaoning     (population 570000)
Mudanjiang, Heilongjiang     (population 570000)
Yinchuan, Ningxia     (population 544500)
Changzhou, Jiangsu     (population 530000)
Zhangjiakou, Hebei     (population 530000)
Dandong, Liaoning     (population 520000)
Hegang, Heilongjiang     (population 520000)
Kaifeng, Henan     (population 510000)
Jiamusi, Heilongjiang     (population 493409)
Liaoyang, Liaoning     (population 492559)
Hengyang, Hunan     (population 487148)
Baoding, Hebei     (population 483155)
Hunjiang, Jilin     (population 482043)
Xinxiang, Henan     (population 473762)
Huangshi, Hubei     (population 457601)
Haikou, Hainan     (population 454300)
Yantai, Shandong     (population 452127)
Bengbu, Anhui     (population 449245)
Xiangtan, Hunan     (population 441968)
Weifang, Shandong     (population 428522)
Wuhu, Anhui     (population 425740)
Pingxiang, Jiangxi     (population 425579)
Yingkou, Liaoning     (population 421589)
Anyang, Henan     (population 420332)
Panzhihua, Sichuan     (population 415466)
Pingdingshan, Henan     (population 410775)
Xiangfan, Hubei     (population 410407)
Zhuzhou, Hunan     (population 409924)
Jiaozuo, Henan     (population 409100)
Wenzhou, Zhejiang     (population 401871)
Zhangjiang, Guangdong     (population 400997)
Zigong, Sichuan     (population 393184)
Shuangyashan, Heilongjiang     (population 386081)
Zaozhuang, Shandong     (population 380846)
Yakeshi, Inner Mongolia     (population 377869)
Yichang, Hubei     (population 371601)
Zhenjiang, Jiangsu     (population 368316)
Huaibei, Anhui     (population 366549)
Qinhuangdao, Hebei     (population 364972)
Guilin, Guangxi     (population 364130)
Liupanshui, Guizhou     (population 363954)
Panjin, Liaoning     (population 362773)
Yangquan, Shanxi     (population 362268)
Jinxi, Liaoning     (population 357052)
Liaoyuan, Jilin     (population 354141)
Lianyungang, Jiangsu     (population 354139)
Xianyang, Shaanxi     (population 352125)
TaiŽan, Shandong     (population 350696)
Chifeng, Inner Mongolia     (population 350077)
Shaoguan, Guangdong     (population 350043)
Nantong, Jiangsu     (population 343341)
Leshan, Sichuan     (population 341128)
Baoji, Shaanxi     (population 337765)
Linyi, Shandong     (population 324720)
Tonghua, Jilin     (population 324600)
Siping, Jilin     (population 317223)
Changzhi, Shanxi     (population 317144)
Tengzhou, Shandong     (population 315083)
Chaozhou, Guangdong     (population 313469)
Yangzhou, Jiangsu     (population 312892)
Dongwan, Guangdong     (population 308669)
MaŽanshan, Anhui     (population 305421)
Foshan, Guangdong     (population 303160)
Yueyang, Hunan     (population 302800)
Xingtai, Hebei     (population 302789)
Changde, Hunan     (population 301276)
Shihezi, Xinxiang     (population 299676)
Yancheng, Jiangsu     (population 296831)
Jiujiang, Jiangxi     (population 291187)
Dongying, Shandong     (population 281728)
Shashi, Hubei     (population 281352)
Xintai, Shandong     (population 281248)
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi     (population 281183)
Tongchuan, Shaanxi     (population 280657)
Zhongshan, Guangdong     (population 278829)
Shiyan, Hubei     (population 273786)
Tieli, Heilongjiang     (population 265683)
Jining, Shandong     (population 265248)
Wuhai, Inner Mongolia     (population 264081)
Mianyang, Sichuan     (population 262947)
Luzhou, Sichuan     (population 262892)
Zunyi, Guizhou     (population 261862)
Shizuishan, Ningxia     (population 257862)
Neijiang, Sichuan     (population 256012)
Tongliao, Inner Mongolia     (population 255129)
Tieling, Liaoning     (population 254842)
Wafangdian, Liaoning     (population 251733)
Anqing, Anhui     (population 250718)
Shaoyang, Hunan     (population 247227)
Laiwu, Shandong     (population 246833)
Chengde, Hebei     (population 246799)
Tianshui, Gansu     (population 244974)
Nanyang, Henan     (population 243303)
Cangzhou, Hebei     (population 242708)
Yibin, Sichuan     (population 241019)
Huaiyin, Jiangsu     (population 239675)
Dunhua, Jilin     (population 235100)
Yanji, Jilin     (population 230892)
Jiangmen, Guangdong     (population 230587)
Tongling, Anhui     (population 228017)
Suihua, Heilongjiang     (population 227881)
Gongziling, Jilin     (population 226569)
Xiantao, Hubei     (population 222884)
Chaoyang, Liaoning     (population 222394)
Ganzhou, Jiangxi     (population 220129)
Huzhou, Zhejiang     (population 218071)
Baicheng, Jilin     (population 217987)
Shangzi, Heilongjiang     (population 215373)
Yangjiang, Guangdong     (population 215196)
Qitaihe, Heilongjiang     (population 214957)
Gejiu, Yunnan     (population 214294)
Jiangyin, Jiangsu     (population 213659)
Hebi, Henan     (population 212976)
Jiaxing, Zhejiang     (population 211526)
Wuzhou, Guangxi     (population 210452)
Meihekou, Jilin     (population 209038)
Xuchang, Henan     (population 208815)
Liaocheng, Shandong     (population 207844)
Haicheng, Liaoning     (population 205560)
Qianjiang, Hubei     (population 205504)
Baiyin, Gansu     (population 204970)
BeiŽan, Heilongjiang     (population 204899)
Yixing, Jiangsu     (population 200824)
Laizhou, Shandong     (population 198664)
Qaramay, Xinxiang     (population 197602)
Acheng, Heilongjiang     (population 197595)
Dezhou, Shandong     (population 195485)
Nanping, Fujian     (population 195064)
Zhaoqing, Guangdong     (population 194784)
Beipiao, Liaoning     (population 194301)
Fengcheng, Jiangxi     (population 193784)
Fuyu, Jilin     (population 192981)
Xinyang, Henan     (population 192509)
Dongtai, Jiangsu     (population 192247)
Yuci, Shanxi     (population 191356)
Honghu, Hubei     (population 190772)
Ezhou, Hubei     (population 190123)
Heze, Shandong     (population 189293)
Daxian, Sichuan     (population 188101)
Linfen, Shanxi     (population 187309)
Tianmen, Hubei     (population 186332)
Yiyang, Hunan     (population 185818)
Quanzhou, Fujian     (population 185154)
Rizhao, Shandong     (population 185048)
Deyang, Sichuan     (population 182488)
Guangyuan, Sichuan     (population 182241)
Changshu, Jiangsu     (population 181805)
Zhangzhou, Fujian     (population 181424)
Hailar, Inner Mongolia     (population 180650)
Nanchong, Sichuan     (population 180273)
Jiutai, Jilin     (population 180130)
Zhaodong, Heilongjiang     (population 179976)
Shaoxing, Zhejiang     (population 179818)
Fuyang, Anhui     (population 179572)
Maoming, Guangdong     (population 178683)
Qujing, Yunnan     (population 178669)
Ghulja, Xinxiang     (population 177193)
Jiaohe, Jilin     (population 176367)
Puyang, Henan     (population 175988)
Huadian, Jilin     (population 175873)
Jiangyou, Sichuan     (population 175753)
Qashqar, Xinxiang     (population 174570)
Anshun, Guizhou     (population 174142)
Fuling, Sichuan     (population 173878)
Xinyu, Jiangxi     (population 173524)
Hanzhong, Shaanxi     (population 169930)
Danyang, Jiangsu     (population 169603)
Chenzhou, Hunan     (population 169400)
Xiaogan, Hubei     (population 166280)
Shangqiu, Henan     (population 164880)
Zhuhai, Guangdong     (population 164747)
Qingyuan, Guangdong     (population 164641)
Aqsu, Xinxiang     (population 164092)
Jining, Inner Mongolia     (population 163552)
Xiaoshan, Zhejiang     (population 162930)
Zaoyang, Hubei     (population 162198)
Xinghua, Jiangsu     (population 161910)
Hami, Xinxiang     (population 161315)
Huizhou, Guangdong     (population 161023)
Jinmen, Hubei     (population 160794)
Sanming, Fujian     (population 160691)
Ulanhot, Inner Mongolia     (population 159538)
Korla, Xinxiang     (population 159344)
Wanxian, Sichuan     (population 156823)
RuiŽan, Zhejiang     (population 156468)
Zhoushan, Zhejiang     (population 156317)
Liangcheng, Shandong     (population 156307)
Jiaozhou, Shandong     (population 153364)
Taizhou, Jiangsu     (population 152442)
Suzhou, Anhui     (population 151862)
Yichun, Jiangxi     (population 151585)
Taonan, Jilin     (population 150168)
Pingdu, Shandong     (population 150123)
JiŽan, Jiangxi     (population 148583)
Longkou, Shandong     (population 148362)
Langfang, Hebei     (population 148105)
Zhoukou, Henan     (population 146288)
Suining, Sichuan     (population 146086)
Yulin, Guangxi     (population 144467)
Jinhua, Zhejiang     (population 144280)
LiuŽan, Anhui     (population 144248)
Shuangcheng, Heilongjiang     (population 142659)
Suizhou, Hubei     (population 142302)
Ankang, Shaanxi     (population 142170)
Weinan, Shaanxi     (population 140169)
Longjing, Jilin     (population 139417)
DaŽan, Jilin     (population 138963)
Lengshuijiang, Hunan     (population 137994)
Laiyang, Shandong     (population 137080)
Xianning, Hubei     (population 136811)
Dali, Yunnan     (population 136554)
Anda, Heilongjiang     (population 136446)
Jincheng, Shanxi     (population 136396)
Longyan, Fujian     (population 134481)
Xichang, Sichuan     (population 134419)
Wendeng, Shandong     (population 133910)
Hailun, Heilongjiang     (population 133565)
Binzhou, Shandong     (population 133555)
Linhe, Inner Mongolia     (population 133183)
Wuwei, Gansu     (population 133101)
Duyun, Guizhou     (population 132971)
Mishan, Heilongjiang     (population 132744)
Shangrao, Jiangxi     (population 132455)
Changji, Xinxiang     (population 132260)
Meixian, Guangdong     (population 132156)
Yushu, Jilin     (population 131861)
Tiefa, Liaoning     (population 131807)
HuaiŽan, Jiangsu     (population 131149)
Leiyang, Hunan     (population 130115)
Zalantun, Inner Mongolia     (population 130031)
Weihai, Shandong     (population 128888)
Loudi, Hunan     (population 128418)
Qingzhou, Shandong     (population 128258)
Qidong, Jiangsu     (population 126872)
Huaihua, Hunan     (population 126785)
Luohe, Henan     (population 126438)
Chuzhou, Anhui     (population 125341)
Kaiyuan, Liaoning     (population 124219)
Linqing, Shandong     (population 123958)
Chaohu, Anhui     (population 123676)
Laohekou, Hubei     (population 123366)
Dujiangyan, Sichuan     (population 123357)
Zhumadian, Henan     (population 123232)
Linchuan, Jiangxi     (population 121949)
Jiaonan, Shandong     (population 121397)
Sanmenxia, Henan     (population 120523)
Heyuan, Guangdong     (population 120101)
Manzhouli, Inner Mongolia     (population 120023)
Lhasa, Tibet     (population 120000)
Lianyuan, Hunan     (population 118858)
Kuytun, Xinxiang     (population 118553)
Puqi, Hubei     (population 117264)
Hongjiang, Hunan     (population 116188)
Qinzhou, Guangxi     (population 114586)
Renqiu, Hebei     (population 114256)
Yuyao, Zhejiang     (population 114065)
Guigang, Guangxi     (population 114025)
Kaili, Guizhou     (population 113958)
YanŽan, Shaanxi     (population 113277)
Beihai, Guangxi     (population 112673)
Xuangzhou, Anhui     (population 112673)
Quzhou, Zhejiang     (population 112373)
YongŽan, Fujian     (population 111762)
Zixing, Hunan     (population 110048)
Liyang, Jiangsu     (population 109520)
Yizheng, Jiangsu     (population 109268)
Yumen, Gansu     (population 109234)
Liling, Hunan     (population 108504)
Yuncheng, Shanxi     (population 108359)
Shanwei, Guangdong     (population 107847)
Cixi, Zhejiang     (population 107329)
Yuanjiang, Hunan     (population 107004)
Bozhou, Anhui     (population 106346)
Jinchang, Gansu     (population 105287)
FuŽan, Fujian     (population 105265)
Suqian, Jiangsu     (population 105021)
Shishou, Hubei     (population 104571)
Hengshui, Hebei     (population 104269)
Danjiangkou, Hubei     (population 103211)
Fujin, Heilongjiang     (population 103104)
Sanya, Hainan     (population 102820)
Guangshui, Hubei     (population 102770)
Huangshan, Anhui     (population 102628)
Xingcheng, Liaoning     (population 102384)
Zhucheng, Shandong     (population 102134)
Kunshan, Jiangsu     (population 102052)
Haining, Zhejiang     (population 100478)
Pingliang, Gansu     (population 99265)
Fuqing, Fujian     (population 99193)
Xinzhou, Shanxi     (population 98667)
Jieyang, Guangdong     (population 98531)
Zhangjiagang, Jiangsu     (population 97994)
Tong Xian, Peking     (population 97168)
YaŽan, Sichuan     (population 95900)
Jinzhou, Liaoning     (population 95761)
Emeishan, Sichuan     (population 94000)
Enshi, Hubei     (population 93056)
Bose, Guangxi     (population 93009)
Yuzhou, Henan     (population 92889)
Kaiyuan, Yunnan     (population 91999)
Tumen, Jilin     (population 91471)
Putian, Fujian     (population 91030)
Linhai, Zhejiang     (population 90870)
Xilin Hot, Inner Mongolia     (population 90646)
Shaowu, Fujian     (population 90286)
Junan, Shandong     (population 90222)
Huaying, Sichuan     (population 89400)
Pingyi, Shandong     (population 89373)
Huangyan, Zhejiang     (population 89288)

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From @China_DollFace_ on Fri Apr 28 10:04:15 EDT 2017 I'm so fucked up smh?????
From @jethromullen on Fri Apr 28 10:04:15 EDT 2017 RT @KentBoydston: Fears of China sanctions affecting value of the NKorean won? Nope. Rice price inflation? Nah. Same ol' remarkable stabili?
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From @UnitedMamk on Fri Apr 28 10:04:13 EDT 2017 RT @goblinbox: @vinnyfigg @wpjenna Wrong. Average income in China is $166 per week. - https://t.co/7Znzvq2G5i
From @taipeiblogger4 on Fri Apr 28 10:04:13 EDT 2017 Asia weighs risk and reward in Trump's 'bromance' with China's Xi #china #bees https://t.co/CrU1XFweBI
From @Mud1976 on Fri Apr 28 10:04:13 EDT 2017 RT @RT_com: AI to take over 50% of all jobs in next decade ? #China's top techie https://t.co/p9pOQiqGDs https://t.co/Go0lxURLCo
From @moma_richard on Fri Apr 28 10:04:13 EDT 2017 RT @innercitypress: On #NorthKorea, after China FM spoke, now UNSG @AntonioGuterres & entourage at in UNSC. It's on https://t.co/SSkMAtl14r
From @mcrae2314 on Fri Apr 28 10:04:12 EDT 2017 RT @AMAZlNGNATURE: 5000 Ducks Go For A Walk In China ? https://t.co/EiPc5XIiFC
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From @VictorDCha on Fri Apr 28 10:04:10 EDT 2017 RT @debiedwarditv: What appeared to be a coal train coming from North Korea into China at 0500 this morning. Have sanctions been broken? ht?