Chinese security keep watch on pedestrian traffic at a zebra crossing in Shanghai during Golden Week. Photo: AFP

Golden Week in China: the incredible numbers behind largest human migration in history

Twice a year China sees a mass migration of its citizens as it celebrates Golden Week. With the next holiday starting on Monday, we look at the staggering figures involved when half the country travels at the same time

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Chinese security keep watch on pedestrian traffic at a zebra crossing in Shanghai during Golden Week. Photo: AFP
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