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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

Topic: Foreigners in Slovakia

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