Data & Analyses



Science & Technology

Environment & Resources


Social & Health



 Historical Timeline

 Research Bibliography


 Hanzi Flashcards


 Satellite Images

 Web Links

 Web Videos

 Top-200 Books on China

 Top-20 Doing Business

 Top-30 Travel Guides

 Top-20 Travel Maps

 Top-40 Movies & Videos

 Top-20 Language Courses

 Top-20 Fine Art Books

 Top-20 Photography






China Country Profile is a Web site which analyzes key dimensions in China's recent development.
In particular, you will find information on China's ...

1. Human development

2. Natural resources & environment

3. Economic development

4. Infrastructure

5. Science and technology

6. Policy and social structure

The China Country Profile Web site currently provides a small research section with data-related analyses (including tables, figures, animations, and maps), a timeline of key events in China since 1949, a collection of high-quality Web links and an extensive bibliography on contemporary China studies (with more than 900 carefully selected references). In the near future additional research sections will be added and the existing sections will be expanded substantially.

In addition, the site has a resources section with links to recommended books, video and movie documentaries on DVD or VHS, travel guides and travel maps, a selection of fine arts books (paintings, sculpture, archeology, calligraphy, jade, antique furniture) and guides for doing business in China (concerning business negotiations, business etiquette, stock market, etc.).

The China Country Profile Web site is researched, designed, implemented and maintained by

Gerhard K. Heilig
3004 Riederberg, Austria


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