East Asia locates in the eastern subregion of the Asian continent geographically. According to the UN subregion of Eastern Asia and other common definitions of East Asia, the area includes China, Japan, South Korea, North Korea, Taiwan and Mongolia. The East Asian Studies program at Emory mainly includes the studies of China, Japan, Korea and East Asia in general. The major subject topics, other than languages, are history, culture, anthropology, religion, literature, art, politics, governments and so on so forth.
|Country||Area km²||Population||Population density
|Taiwan (ROC)||36,188||23,174,528||639||0.890 (2012)||Taipei|
|Macau (PRC)||30||556,800||18,662||0.868 (2012)||Macau|
|Hong Kong (PRC)||1,104||7,061,200||6,390||0.891||Hong Kong|
Source: WikipediA on East Asia