China is located in the east of Asia and the West Bank of the Pacific Ocean. The capital of China is Beijing. The provincial administrative divisions are 23 provinces, 5 autonomous regions, 4 municipalities directly under the central government and 2 special administrative regions. It is a unified multi-ethnic country with the Han nationality as the main ethnic group and 56 ethnic groups.
The people's Republic of China is China. It was established on October 1, 1949 (the year of self ugliness). With the five-star red flag as the national flag and the march of the volunteers as the national anthem, the national emblem includes the national flag, Tiananmen Square, gears and ears of wheat and rice, symbolizing the new democratic revolutionary struggle of the Chinese people since the May 4th Movement and the birth of the people's democratic dictatorship led by the working class based on the alliance of workers and peasants.
China has a land area of about 9.6 million square kilometers, a continental coastline of more than 18000 kilometers, an island coastline of more than 14000 kilometers, and a water area of more than 4.7 million square kilometers in inland and border seas. There are more than 7600 islands in the sea area, of which Taiwan island is the largest, covering an area of 35798 square kilometers. It borders 14 countries and is adjacent to the sea of 8 countries.
China is one of the four ancient civilizations with a long history and culture. It is the third largest country in the world and the most populous country in the world. Together with Britain, France, the United States and Russia, it is the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council.