CHINA

By Georgia and Lauren

Population

China is home to around 1,343,239,932 people!!!

Currency

China's currency is Renminbi. China used to use string and cowrie shells as there currency!

Languages

Chinese speak a lot of languages, these include: Standard Chinese or mandarin, Shanghainese, Fuzhou, Hokkien-Taiwanes, Xiang, Gan, Hakka dialects, minority languages.

Religion

There are many religions in china. Religions: Daoist (Taoist), Buddhist, Christian 3%-4%, Muslim 1%-2% note: officially atheist (2002 est.)

Political leaders

The president of china is a man named Xi Jinping

Whacky facts about china


  • Ice cream was invented in China in 2000BC.
  • In China over 35 million people still live in caves.
  • China uses over 45 billion chopsticks per year.
  • Fourtune cookies are not a tradition Chinese custom, they where invented in the the early 1900s in San Francisco.