Country population: 23,390,317
Top 3 religions: buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism
Main language: Mandarin Chinese
Education system: 6 yrs primary education, 3 yrs junior high school, 3 yrs senior secondary, 4-7 yrs college or university, 1-4 yrs for master degree, 2-7 yrs for doctoral degree.
Economy: industries-electronics, communications, and information technology products, petroleum refining, chemicals, textiles, iron, and steel, machinery, cement, food processing, vehicles, consumer products, pharmaceuticals.
Sports: basketball, baseball, golf are the most popular.
Entertainment: restaurants serving food from every region of China
life of an everyday resident: spend up to 3,000nt a day, tipping is not a custom in taiwan(an exception for bell hop),
climate:winters are warm, summers hot and wet with typhoons and thunderstorms.
government system: multi party democratic regime. 5 branches of government: yuan: the legislative yuan, executive yuan, judicial yuan, examination yuan, control yuan.