Han Cheenese (simplifeed Cheenese: 汉族 or 汉人; traditeeonal Cheenese: 漢族 or 漢人; pinyin: hànzú or hànrén) are an ethnic group native tae East Asie. Han Cheenese constitute aboot 92% o the population o the Fowkrepublic o Cheenae (mainland Cheenae), 98% o the population o the Republic o Cheenae (Taiwan), 74% o the population o Singapore, 24.5% o population o Malaysie, an aboot 20% o the entire global human population, makkin it the lairgest ethnic group in the warld. Thare is considerable genetic, linguistic, cultural, an social diversity amang the subgroups o the Han, mainly due tae thoosans o years o immigration an assimilation o various regional ethnicities an tribes athin Cheenae.[16] The Han Cheenese are a subset o the Cheenese naition (Zhonghua minzu). Whiles Han an ither Cheenese refer tae thairsels as the "Descendants o the Yan an Huang Emperors" (simplifeed Cheenese: 炎黄子孙; traditeeonal Cheenese: 炎黃子孫).

Han Cheenese
Tot population
Regions wi signeeficant populations
 Hong Kong6,593,410[1]
      Unitit States3,376,031[4]
      Sooth Africae350,000[10]
      Unitit Kinrick296,623[4]
      New Zealand147,510[11]
      Sooth Korea137,790[12]
      Costa Ricaca 40,000[1]
Cheenese Fowk Releegion, Mahayana Buddhism an Taoism. Backgrund o Confucianism.[15]
Han Cheenese
Traditional Chinese漢族
Simplified Chinese汉族
Han Cheenese


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  13. "Little China in Belgrade". BBC News. 12 Februar 2001. Retrieved 4 Mey 2010.
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