China has a population of 1.38 billion people and the majority live in Shanghai. Shanghai is a very major city and is considered the show piece of China because of the architecture and historical buildings. The capital of China is Beijing with population of 21 million people. The main language spoken there is Mandarin as well as Cantonese. China has an outstanding rate of 0.7 percent poverty rate and they also support 20 percent of the world with their agricultural products. China has 4 main regions, Buddhism, Taoism, Islam, and Christianity. China has the highest population in the world and is 3rd for largest country in the world.