China Population 2022

Population China 2022 is 1 402 500 035 people. China ranks 1 in terms of population in the world - 18.03% of all inhabitants of the Earth. The capital of China is Beijing, the official currency is the Yuan Renminbi (CNY). has used information from reliable sources. Find out the population of a country, city, district at

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  2. Life expectancy
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Population of China

1 402 500 035 people Flag of  China Flag of China Data in December 2022

Population rank, Life expectancy, age and total area China

Population rank China 1 402 500 035 people
Male population 51.9%
Female population 48.1%
Life expectancy China
Life expectancy Male 72.7
Life expectancy Female 76.9
Median age China 37 age
<15 years 17.6%
15 - 65 years 73.6%
>65 years 8.9%
Total area
Total area China 9598089 km2 (#4 in world)
Population density 146.12 per km2
The site uses information from official sources and is updated every month. Some data may differ due to the lack of the latest census.


⚡ When was the population counted?

The population count in China was carried out in 2022.

⚡ What place does China occupy in terms of population on Earth?

China takes 1st place in the ranking of the population of countries on Earth.

⚡ Which city is the capital of China?

The capital of China is the city of Beijing with a population of 21 705 000 people.