Some China-related numbers you may have missed:
5: The number of days a man in Chongqing had to spend in jail when he was caught smoking in a non-smoking area of a local market
22: The number of consumption patterns McKinsey and Co. analysts have identified within the Chinese consumer market
27: The number of confirmed swine flu cases in Chongqing schools. Universities in Hebei have confirmed 67 cases so far and another 10 have been reported in schools in Sichuan. Numerous other cases have been confirmed elsewhere.
1.4m: The number of citizens who have volunteered to report any suspicious behaviour in Beijing as the nation’s capital prepares to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Communist Party rule.