Taiwan

Summary

Form of Government
Republic
Government in exile
Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Population
22,858,872 (2007-07)
23,027,672 (2008-11-30)
23,174,528 (2011)
GDP (nominal)
393,200,000,000 (2008, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
31,900 (2008, US$)
Contained by
Area
36,188 km² (13972 mi²)
 

Country

FIPS Code
TW
National anthem
Currency Formerly Used
Chinese customs gold unit
Old Taiwan dollar
Administrative Divisions
Calling Code
886
Internet TLD
tw
Languages spoken
ISO Short Name
"TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA"
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government positions
Government bodies
Governing officials
Agencies
Taiwan Ministry of Education
Taiwanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Taiwanese
 

Periodical Subject

Periodicals
 

Location of biosafety facility

Biosafety facility
 

United Nations member state

Member of
United Nations Security Council (1946-01-17, 1971, yes)
 

Dated location

Date founded
1911-10-10
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Organization member

Member of
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Statistical region

Places imported from
Places exported to
United States of America (98600000000.0, US$, 2008)
United States of America (12000000000.0, US$, 2008)
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
Chiayi should be contained in some Taiwanese province or Taiwanese special municipality. (As a Taiwanese municipality and Taiwanese provincial city, Chiayi should be directly contained in some Taiwanese province or Taiwanese special municipality, not in Republic of China (Taiwan), which is a Sovereign state., Chiayi, FixPlaces, Chiayi)
Cianjin District should be contained in some Taiwanese municipality or Taiwanese county. (As a Taiwanese district, Cianjin District should be directly contained in some Taiwanese municipality or Taiwanese county, not in Republic of China (Taiwan), which is a Sovereign state., Cianjin District, FixPlaces, Cianjin District)
Hsinchu should be contained in some Taiwanese province or Taiwanese special municipality. (As a Taiwanese municipality and Taiwanese provincial city, Hsinchu should be directly contained in some Taiwanese province or Taiwanese special municipality, not in Republic of China (Taiwan), which is a Sovereign state., Hsinchu, FixPlaces, Hsinchu)
 

Location

Time zone(s)
People born here
Geolocation
120.961 × 23.698
Contains
Coterminous with
Events
Adjoins
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
Taiwanese
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
tw
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of the Republic of China (1928-10-28)
 

Military Combatant

Belongs To Combatant Group
Military Commanders
Military Conflicts
 

Olympic participating country

IOC Code
TPE
Athletic performances
Olympics participated in
Athletes
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