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China: General facts

Official name: People’s Republic of China (PRC)

Official name: People’s Republic of China (PRC)


Political system: one-party state


Capital: Beijing


Total area: 9,596,961 square kilometres


Population: 1.336 billion


Principal language: Chinese


Currency: renminbi (yuan)


Source: www.cia.gov/library


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