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Monday, 17. June 2019 at 07:23 AM

China Travel Advisory

Warning Level Icon Travelling China is (relatively) safe

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Local Situation: 2.3 / 5

Travelling China is (relatively) safe. We detected travel advisories from 4 sources for this specific country.

Regional Situation: 2.4 / 5

China shares a land border with 14 neighbouring states. For this region of countries (including China), the Advisory Index is 2.4 (average value over all countries). All countries have some reported advisories: Afghanistan (5), North Korea (4.3), Pakistan (3.6), India (2.7), Myanmar (2.2), Nepal (2.2), Kyrgyzstan (2), Kazakhstan (2), Russia (2), Tajikistan (2), Laos (1.8), Vietnam (1.5), Bhutan with 1 and Mongolia with 1 (of 5).

Rating Details (single travel warnings)

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 0 - Travel is usually safe.
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Exercise normal safety and security precautions elsewhere in China.

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://www.safetravel.govt.nz/china

Danger level: 2 - Travel is usually safe.

New Zealand government

Regional warning: This specific advisory covers a specific region.

Exercise normal safety and security precautions elsewhere in China.

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 1 - Travel is usually safe.
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This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://foreignaffairs.gov.mt/en/Pages/Travel-Advice.aspx

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 2 - Travel is usually safe.
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Exercise increased caution in China due to arbitrary enforcement of local laws as well as special restrictions on dual U.S.-Chinese nationals. Chinese authorities have asserted broad authority to prohibit U.S. citizens from leaving China by using ‘exit bans,’ sometimes keeping U.S. citizens in China for years. China uses exit bans coercively: to ...

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: http://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/china-travel-advisory.html

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 3 - Travel with high caution.
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The Canadian goverment suggests: Exercise a high degree of caution.

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://travel.gc.ca/destinations/china

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 3 - Travel with high caution.
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High degree of caution

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://www.dfa.ie/travel/travel-advice/a-z-list-of-countries/china/

About China

China with its capital Beijing is a country in Asia (Eastern Asia), slightly smaller than the US (9,596,960 km²). The country is located Eastern Asia, bordering the East China Sea, Korea Bay, Yellow Sea, and South China Sea, between North Korea and Vietnam. The climate can be described as extremely diverse; tropical in south to subarctic in north. The landscape is mostly mountains, high plateaus, deserts in west; plains, deltas, and hills in east. With a population of about 1330.04 million citizens.

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Basic Statistics and Facts

Topic Value
Capital Beijing
Population about 1330.04 million
Size 9596960 km²
Size comparable to slightly smaller than the US
Common languages Chinese
Timezone Asia/Shanghai with UTC offset of 8 hour(s)
Currency Yuan Renminbi (short: CNY)
Common voltage (electricity) 220V - 50Hz
Used GSM Frequencies 900, 1800
International phone prefix +86
Internet Top Level Domain .cn
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 2 CN
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 3 CHN
Countrycode: ISO Numeric 156