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Physical Map of Taiwan with state boundaries, relief, major rivers, lakes, highland areas, highest peak, important cities, and more.
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Taiwan's Quick Facts

Land Area 32,260 km2
Water Area 3,720 km2
Total Area 35,980 km2
Population 23,464,787
Population Density 652.16 / km2
Government Type Semi-Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $1.13 Trillion
GDP Per Capita $49,500
Currency Dollar (TWD)
Largest Cities
  • Xinbei (4,398,383)
  • Taibei (2,721,485)
  • Taoyuan (2,245,162)
  • Gaoxiong (1,537,640)
  • Taizhong (1,320,591)
  • Tainan (849,996)
  • Xinzhu (450,520)
  • Jilong (368,947)
Taiwan Flag:
Flag of Taiwan

The Taiwan flag was officially adopted in October 1928.

The white sun on the blue field was the Kuomingtang party flag, and the rays represent two hours of each day. The red field represents the Han Chinese race.

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Taiwan Coat of Arms:
Flag of Taiwan

Known as the 'Blue Sky with a White Sun' the emblem of Taiwan was adopted in 1928.

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