Fascinating facts about 90% of Chinese people

China is the world’s most populous nation and the second-largest economy in the world.

But aside from sharing a landmass with around 1.4 billion people, what do the majority of Chinese people have in common?

We’ve compiled a list using data from a survey conducted by Ipsos MORI in 20 countries and published in 2014. Around 1,000 people aged 16-64 were surveyed in China.

Check out the facts below:

96% of Chinese people have black hair.

100% of Chinese people were born in the country.

93% of Chinese people think the world is changing too fast.

90% of Chinese people believe it’s better for parents of children to be married rather than not married.

90% of Chinese people think women should have the same rights — and the same power — as men.

97% of Chinese people wouldn’t be too bothered if they couldn’t access Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and other social networking websites.

95% of Chinese people say they have not been irritated by unrequested online recommendations from an online retailer or service in the last year.

90% of Chinese people would double check their doctor’s health advice.

99% of Chinese smartphone owners don’t use a BlackBerry.

92% of Chinese people will check out online reviews if they don’t feel confident making a purchase decision.

90% of Chinese people always buy the best quality product they can afford.

90% of Chinese people think people now know more than they used to because the internet provides so much information.

92% of Chinese people make an effort to recycle.

NOW WATCH: The science behind losing weight

NOW WATCH: Money & Markets videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at research.businessinsider.com.au.