People's Republic of China

Zhōnghuá Rénmín Gònghéguó
Timeline: Scotland says "Yes"
OTL equivalent: PRC
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg National Emblem of the People's Republic of China.svg
Coat of arms
"March of the Volunteers"

People's Republic of China (orthographic projection).svg
Area controlled by the People's Republic of China shown in dark green; claimed but uncontrolled regions shown in light green.
Largest city Shanghai
Official languages Standard Chinese
Regional Languages Mongolian • Tibetan • Uyghur • Zhuang • various others
Ethnic groups  91.51% Han 55 minorities
Demonym Chinese
 -  President Xi Jinping
 -  Premier Li Keqiang
 -  Congress Chairman Zhang Dejiang
 -  Conference Chairman Yu Zhengsheng
 -  First-ranked Secretary of the Secretariat Liu Yunshan
Legislature National People's Congress
 -  Total 9,596,961 km2 
3,705,407 sq mi 
Officially the Peoples Republic of China (PRC), it is a large single-party Communist state located on Mainland China. The PRC is involved in the Senkaku Islands dispute with Japan to the east South China Sea dispute with Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan, and Vietnam. On July 12, 2016, the UN arbitration filed against China by the Philippines went in favor of the latter.