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25 amazing facts about China

China's huge workforce and abundant natural resources have driven massive economic change.About a third of the population lives in cities, while the remainder live in the countryside.At 6,300 kilometres long, the Yangtze is the longest river in Asia and the third longest in the world.China experiences typhoons each year and also suffers from floods, tsunamis, earthquakes and droughts.China has recently abandoned its one child policy.China has the world's largest standing army and second-largest defense budget. They've currently got the Pentagon and Japan very worried about their activities in the South China Sea.China is about the same size as the continental USA.China is home to a cluster of ancient rock pillars called the Stone Forest.China is the 3rd largest country by area at 9,706,961 sq km (3,747,879 sq miles).China is the second largest economy in the world, after the United States of America. It overtook Japan's back in 2010.China was humiliated for many years …