gōngmǔ [Chinese 公亩]

In China, 1959 – present, a unit of area in the gōn zhì simplified metric system used only for agricultural land, = 100 square meters, an are.

The character gōng may be translated “official”, “general”, “public”, or “international”. This is an international, that is, metrified, mu. link to a chart showing relationships between Chinese units of land area in the gon zhi system.

United Nations 1966

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