Visits Between Chinese and Foreign Sports Delegations
Item 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Foreign Sports Delegations Visiting China          
  Number of Times (time) 1000 938      
  Person-Times (person-time) 20320 23357      
Chinese Sports Delegations Visiting
Foreign Countries
  Number of Times (time) 3880 3075 3348 5615  
  Persons-Times (person-time) 22789 19747 11733 7436  
a) Number of times and persons of foreign delegations visiting China and these of Chinese sports delegations
visiting foreign countries include visits organized by the local sports commissions since 1995. Since 2002, the
statistics on number of times and person-times of foreign delegations visiting China have not been available.