Flag of China - Flag of the People's Republic of China

The Chinese flag is a solid flag with four small stars and one bigger star in the upper left corner. The used colors in the flag are red, yellow. The proportion of the Chinese flag is 2:3. The Flag of China was adopted in 1949. The first use of the current flag design was in 1949.

Flag of China - Flag of the People's Republic of China

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Flag proportion

32
Ratio 2:3

History

  • First flag usage: 1949
  • Adoption current flag: 1949
  • Last change flag: -

Flag colors

Red
Yellow

About China

Population

1 374 170 000

Surface

3 705 407 sq mi
9 596 961 km2

Population density

371 sq mi
143 km2

Country information

Country: China
Continent: Asia
Official languages: Standard Chinese
Capital: Peking (Beijing)
Government: Socialist one-party state
Border length: 13 762 miles / 22 147 km
Neighbouring countries
Afghanistan: 47 miles 76 km
Bhutan: 292 miles 470 km
Hong Kong: 19 miles 30 km
India: 2 100 miles 3 380 km
Kazakhstan: 953 miles 1 533 km
North Korea: 880 miles 1 416 km
Kyrgyzstan: 533 miles 858 km
Laos: 263 miles 423 km
Macau: 0 miles 0 km
Mongolia: 2 906 miles 4 677 km
Myanmar: 1 358 miles 2 185 km
Nepal: 768 miles 1 236 km
Pakistan: 325 miles 523 km
Russia: 2 265 miles 3 645 km
Tajikistan: 257 miles 414 km
Vietnam: 796 miles 1 281 km

The Chinese flag is the flag of the country named China. China is located in continental Asia. China has 16 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of China is 13 761 mi/ 22 147 km. China border neighbours and border lengths are: Afghanistan: 76 km, Bhutan: 470 km, Hong Kong (PR China): 30 km, India: 3 380 km, Kazakhstan: 1 533 km, North Korea: 1 416 km, Kyrgyzstan: 858 km, Laos: 423 km, Macau (PR China): 0,34 km, Mongolia: 4 677 km, Myanmar: 2 185 km, Nepal: 1 236 km, Pakistan: 523 km, Russia: 3 645 km, Tajikistan: 414 km, Vietnam: 1 281 km.

1 374 170 000 people are living in China, a country stretching over 3 705 407 sq mi/ 9 596 961 km² (1.41% water). The population density in China is of 371 per sq mi/ 143 people per km². The official language of China is Standard Chinese. The capital city of China is Peking (Beijing). China is a Socialist one-party state.

The currency in China is the Chinese yuan ¥ or 元 (CNY). UTC (standard time) in China is UTC+08:00 and UTC+08:00 in summer. China has the unique two-letter country code, CN (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is CHN, and its three-digit country code is 156. The calling code for China is +86.

Water

1.41%

Currency

Chinese yuan ¥ or 元 (CNY)

Timezones

CET: UTC+08:00
CEST: UTC+08:00

Codes

Internet TLD: CN
Three-letter country code: CHN
Three-digit country code: 156
Calling code: +86