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Complete details about Taiwan in Asia with capital city Taipei

Country NameTaiwan (T?ai-wan)
Country CodeTWN
Capital CityTaipei
ContinentAsia
RegionEastern Asia
Independence Year1945
Population22256000
Surface Area36188.0
Life Expectancy76.4 years
GNP256254.0 (old 263451.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Ami     (0.6%)
Atayal     (0.4%)
Hakka     (11.0%)
Mandarin Chinese [official]     (20.1%)
Min     (66.7%)
Paiwan     (0.3%)

Major Cities

Taipei, Taipei     (population 2641312)
Kaohsiung, Kaohsiung     (population 1475505)
Taichung, Taichung     (population 940589)
Tainan, Tainan     (population 728060)
Panchiao, Taipei     (population 523850)
Chungho, Taipei     (population 392176)
Keelung (Chilung), Keelung     (population 385201)
Sanchung, Taipei     (population 380084)
Hsinchuang, Taipei     (population 365048)
Hsinchu, Hsinchu     (population 361958)
Chungli, Taoyuan     (population 318649)
Fengshan, Kaohsiung     (population 318562)
Taoyuan, Taoyuan     (population 316438)
Chiayi, Chiayi     (population 265109)
Hsintien, Taipei     (population 263603)
Changhwa, Changhwa     (population 227715)
Yungho, Taipei     (population 227700)
Tucheng, Taipei     (population 224897)
Pingtung, Pingtung     (population 214727)
Yungkang, Tainan     (population 193005)
Pingchen, Taoyuan     (population 188344)
Tali, Taichung     (population 171940)
Taiping,     (population 165524)
Pate, Taoyuan     (population 161700)
Fengyuan, Taichung     (population 161032)
Luchou, Taipei     (population 160516)
Hsichuh, Taipei     (population 154976)
Shulin, Taipei     (population 151260)
Yuanlin, Changhwa     (population 126402)
Yangmei, Taoyuan     (population 126323)
Taliao,     (population 115897)
Kueishan,     (population 112195)
Tanshui, Taipei     (population 111882)
Taitung, Taitung     (population 111039)
Hualien, Hualien     (population 108407)
Nantou, Nantou     (population 104723)
Lungtan, Taipei     (population 103088)
Touliu, Yünlin     (population 98900)
Tsaotun, Nantou     (population 96800)
Kangshan, Kaohsiung     (population 92200)
Ilan, Ilan     (population 92000)
Miaoli, Miaoli     (population 90000)

Taiwan's most recent News and Stories

Taiwan Tweets

From @lorenahunhan on Sun Mar 26 22:45:22 EDT 2017 RT @kpopchartsdata: [ITUNES] Joy #Yeowooya ? Peaks #16 Thailand ?? #16 HKO ?? #54 MLY ?? #54 Cambodia ?? #63 Taiwan ?? #83 Indonesia ?? #9?
From @Taiwan_METAR on Sun Mar 26 22:45:07 EDT 2017 2017/03/27 02:30 RCNN 270230Z 27002KT 9999 FEW012 SCT040 24/14 Q1023 NOSIG RMK A3022
From @Taiwan_METAR on Sun Mar 26 22:45:07 EDT 2017 2017/03/27 02:30 RCKH 270230Z 25006KT 220V320 9999 FEW018 SCT120 25/14 Q1024 NOSIG RMK A3024
From @Taiwan_METAR on Sun Mar 26 22:45:07 EDT 2017 2017/03/27 02:30 RCTP 270230Z 05018KT CAVOK 23/11 Q1025 NOSIG RMK A3027
From @Taiwan_METAR on Sun Mar 26 22:45:07 EDT 2017 2017/03/27 02:30 RCMQ 270230Z 36012KT 9999 FEW012 22/09 Q1024 NOSIG RMK A3025
From @Taiwan_METAR on Sun Mar 26 22:45:07 EDT 2017 2017/03/27 02:30 RCSS 270230Z 09014KT 9999 FEW028 23/09 Q1025 NOSIG RMK A3028
From @Gabriella_LELET on Sun Mar 26 22:45:06 EDT 2017 Live stream: 2017 Tour de Taiwan Stage 2 ? #TourdeTaiwan ?? https://t.co/f4VYrYjNOd
From @dreajsyt on Sun Mar 26 22:45:04 EDT 2017 @kohsy_ you are in Taiwan eh?!
From @Luo_keheng on Sun Mar 26 22:44:26 EDT 2017 #pentagoninTaipei #pentagon #??? #PENTAGON ANY ORGANIZED TAIWAN FANSITES WANT TO WELCOME THE BOYS AT THE AIRPORT? I'D LIKE TO JOIN THEM!!!
From @TN_Finance on Sun Mar 26 22:44:20 EDT 2017 Taiwan Overnight Interbank Rate Opens at 0.169 Pct (vs 0.169 Pct at Previous Session Open) https://t.co/3qxOfgYQsP? https://t.co/M54WavOCZY
From @blanca17rivera on Sun Mar 26 22:44:19 EDT 2017 RT @kpopchartsdata: [ITUNES] Yerin, Cao Lu & Kisum #SpringAgain ? Peaks #18 Hong Kong ?? #62 Singapore ?? #73 Thailand ?? #146 Taiwan ??
From @TN_Finance on Sun Mar 26 22:44:15 EDT 2017 Taiwan Stocks Open up 0.1 Pct at 9,907.60 Points https://t.co/Rjs3ZoagLS #finance #markets https://t.co/ODfirGSSFm
From @Lebedina_Mariya on Sun Mar 26 22:44:09 EDT 2017 #westminster #taiwan boys #culito #balls verified #yogapants #panty lisa https://t.co/DS5d9BemPF
From @mizokumiko on Sun Mar 26 22:44:06 EDT 2017 RT @comic_catapult: ?1????????? ?????????? ????????????????????????????????? ??????????????????????????Puthialt????????????? ????????????ht?
From @tabitabitaipei on Sun Mar 26 22:44:04 EDT 2017 3?27????????????????????????????????????????2???47??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????https://t.co/QJJQHtLOb2 #taiwan