The People's Republic of China (4-mec) - the third largest country in size in the world. His area of over 9,596,960 square meters. Population - more than 1,339 million people (2010). Chinese make up 91.51% of the population likely to live 56 nationalities. China is divided into 23 provinces, 4 municipalities under the Central Government, 5 autonomous regions and 2 special administrative regions.
A notable and growing interest around the world at the economic transformation in China, which last approximately two decades. The interest in this country is not accidental. China, being one of the oldest states in the world, the first time in its long history, made impressive gains in the real sector of the economy. A number of features can be seen that the country in the near future will be to flourish. China has a chance to repeat the experience of Japan and South Korea.