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China First human settlement Stats

Date:

39,000-42,000 BP

Definitions

  • Notes: Description of the first known or suspected human settlement within each geographic location listed. For the date or period of the described settlement, please refer to the according date stat.
  • Place: Location of the first known or suspected human settlement in each country.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Notes Bones found in a cave near Beijing in 1958 have been radiocarbon dated at between 39-42,000 years old. 2014
Place Tianyuan Cave 2014

Citation

"China First human settlement Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/China/Background/First-human-settlement

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