China (Chinese: 中国; Zhōngguó) is the country in the East Asia.
- 1,306,313,812 (July 2005)
- Central to Eastern Asia, west of the Korean Peninsula and Japan, north of the Indian Subcontinent and south of Russia.
- total: 9.572.419 sq km land
- Area - comparative
- ca. 40,000 sq km bigger than the USA