36,179 sq km/13,965 sq ml
Mandarin, Taiwan, Hakka dialects
New Taiwan Dollar
72 (men), 77 (women)
Officially atheist, Taoist, Confucian, Buddhist, Christian
Mountainous with lowlands in the west
98% Han Chinese, about 87% Taiwan born and 13% 'mainlanders'
Textiles, steel, plastics, electronics, foodstuffs, metal goods, machinery, footwear, toys, games, sports equipment