HOT BLAST: How big is China? Really big!
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Visitors gather near an entrance to the Forbidden city during a very hazy day in Beijing.  (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)
Visitors gather near an entrance to the Forbidden city during a very hazy day in Beijing. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)
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Did we say "really big?" Try this comparison on for size.



The population of China is equivalent to the population of North America, South America, Australia, New Zealand, and all of Western Europe -- combined.


 

The Atlantic highlights a map that attempts to put China's 1.35 billion residents in context.
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