Canadian children, Mandarin is going to be their second language.
- In order to appreciate the Hard Facts you have to look at the population first!
During 2016 China population is projected to increase by 7 356 987
people and reach 1 382 494 824 in the beginning of 2017.
Population dynamics in 2016
47 056 live births average per day (1 960.67 hourly)
27 013 deaths average per day (1 125.54 in a hour)
Population elsewhere -
USA 318.9 million
35.16 million (2013)
1.357 billion (2013)
1.252 billion (2013
Hard Facts on China ..
In 2010, China produced 11 times more steel than the United States .
New World Record: China made and sold 18 million vehicles in 2010.
There are more pigs in China than in the next
43 pork producing nations combined.
China currently has the world’s fastest train and
the world’s largest high-speed rail network.
China is currently the number one producer in the
world of wind and solar power, but don't use it
themselves. While they manufacture 80% of the
world's solar panels, they install less than 5% and
build a new coal fired power station every week.
In one year they turn on more new coal powered
electricity than Australia's total output.
China currently controls more than 90% of the
total global supply of rare earth elements.
In the past 15 years, China has moved from 14th
place to 2nd place in the world in published scientific
China now possesses the fastest supercomputer on
the entire globe.
At the end of March 2011, China accumulated US$3.04
trillion in foreign currency reserves--the largest stockpile on the entire globe.
Chinese people consume 50,000 cigarettes every second.
They are already the largest carbon dioxide emitter and
their output will rise 70% by 2020.
And we think we're saving the planet?! It will not make one iota
of difference what we do in Australia, Canada, the United States
or anywhere else in the world for that matter.
All the politicians are doing is increasing our cost of living
and making our manufacturers noncompetitive in the world market, with their idiotic carbon tax.
When countries like China are growing and consuming at these extraordinary rates! Time to wake up!