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China Territory | Nov 13, 2010 AM

Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region

General informationArea: 1.6 million square kmPopulation: 20.95 million (2007)Population % of Uygur 45%Capital City: UrumqiNationalities: Uygur (45%), Han (41%), Kazak (7%), Hui (5), Mongolian (0...

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Autonomous region

China Territory | Nov 12, 2010 PM

Tibet Autonomous Region

General informationArea: 1,220,000 square kmPopulation: 2.77 million (2005)Population %of Tibetan 88%Capital City: LhasaNationalities:Tibetan (92.8%), Han (6.1%), Monpa (0.3%), Hui (0.3%...

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China Territory | Nov 12, 2010 AM

Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region

General informationArea: 6.6000 square 66,000 square kmPopulation: 6.1 million (2008)Population % of Hui 33.88% (2002)Capital City: YinchuanNationalities: Hui (34%), Han (62%) and Manchu (0.4%)A...

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China Territory | Nov 12, 2010 AM

Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region

General informationArea: 1.183 million square kmPopulation: 23.86 million (2006)% of Mongolian 18 %Capital City: HohhotNationalities: Mongolian (79%), Han (17%), Daur (0.3%), Hui (0.9%), an...

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Autonomous region

China Territory | Nov 12, 2010 AM

Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region

General informationArea: 236,700 square kmPopulation: 49.25 million (2005)Population % of Zhuang 32.79%Capital City: Nanning Nationalities: Zhuang (32%), Han (62%), Yao (3%), Miao (1%),...

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Chinese provinces

China Territory | Nov 10, 2010 AM

Chinese provinces: Zhejiang - Land of Fish and Rice

General informationArea: 101800 square kmPopulation: 48.98 million (2006)Capital City: HangzhouNationalities: Han (99.2%), and She (0.8%)Coastline: 2,200 kilometers longAverage temperature: ...

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Chinese provinces

China Territory | Nov 8, 2010 AM

Chinese Provinces: Yunnan - the natural and cultural paradise

General informationArea: 394,000 square kmPopulation: 40.42 million (2006)Capital City: KunmingNationalities:Han (67%), Yi (11%), Bai (3.6), Hani (3.4%), Zhuang (2.7%), Dai (2.7%), Miao (2.5...

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Chinese provinces

China Territory | Nov 8, 2010 AM

Chinese provinces: Sichuan - Land of Abundance

General informationArea: 488,000 square kmPopulation: 87.26 million (2007)Capital City: ChengduNationalities:Han, Yi, Tibetan, Miao, Hui and Qiang.GDP : CNY1.05 trillion(2007)Average temp...

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Chinese provinces

China Territory | Nov 8, 2010 AM

Chinese Provinces: Shandong - pivotal cultural and religious site for Chinese confucianism

General informationArea: 153,000 square kmPopulation: 91.80 million (2006)Capital City: JinanNationalities: Han (99.3%), and Hui (0.7%)GDP : CNY2.59 trillion(2007)Coastline: 3,000 kilomet...

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Chinese provinces

China Territory | Nov 8, 2010 AM

Chinese Provinces in North China: Shanxi (山西) - Coal base of China

General information Area: 156,600 square kmPopulation: 33.35 million (2006)Capital City: TaiyuanNationalities: Han (99.7%), and Hui (0.3%).Average temperature: -16oC to -2oC in January, ...

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Provinces of China

China Territory | Nov 7, 2010 AM

Provinces of China: Shaanxi Province

General informationArea: 200,000 square kmPopulation: 35.05 million (2005)Capital City: Xi'anNationalities: Han (99.5%), and Hui (0.5%).GDP : CNY537 billion(2007)Average temperature: -11oC t...

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Chinese provinces

China Territory | Nov 7, 2010 AM

Chinese provinces: Qinghai

General informationArea: 720,000 square kmPopulation: 4.88 million (2005)Capital City: XiningGDP (2007): CNY76.1 billionAverage temperature: -18.2oC to -7oC in January, 5oC to 21oC in July.M...

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Chinese provinces

China Territory | Nov 7, 2010 AM

Chinese provinces: Liaoning - the birthplace of Manchuria

General informationArea: 145,700 square kmPopulation: 42.28 million (2006)Capital City: ShenyangNationalities: Han (84%), Manchu (13%), Mongolian (2%), Hui (0.6%), Korean (0.6%) and Xibe (0....

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Chinese provinces

China Territory | Nov 7, 2010 AM

Chinese Provinces: Jilin - China's automobiles,train carriages manufacturing base

General informationArea: 180,000 square kmPopulation: 27.50 million (2007)Capital City: ChangchunNationalities: Han (91%), Korean (4%), Manchu (4%), Hui (0.5%), and Mongolian (0.6%)GDP: CNY5...

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Chinese provinces

China Territory | Nov 7, 2010 AM

Chinese provinces: Jiangxi - Famous for Poyang Lake - the largest freshwater lake of China

General informationArea: 160,000 square kmPopulation: 43.39 million (2006)Capital City: NanchangNationalities: Han (99.7%), and She (0.3%)GDP : CNY546.9 billion(2007)Average temperature: 3oC...

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Chinese provinces

China Territory | Nov 7, 2010 AM

Chinese provinces: Jiangsu - China's second most prosperous province

General informationArea: 102,600 square kmPopulation: 74.38 million (2006)Capital City: NanjingNationalities: Han (99.6%), Hui (0.2%), and Manchu (0.2%)GDP : CNY2.56 trillion(2007)Coastline:...

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Chinese provinces

China Territory | Nov 7, 2010 AM

Chinese Provinces: Hunan - the birth place of Mao Zedong

General informationArea: 211,800 square kmPopulation: 65 million (2006)Capital City: ChangshaNationalities: Han, Tujia, Miao, Dong, Yao, Hui, Uygur and ZhuangGDP (2007): CNY914.5 billion.Ave...

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Chinese provinces

China Territory | Nov 7, 2010 AM

Chinese provinces: Henan - Cradle of Chinese civilization

General informationArea: 167,000 square kmPopulation: 100 million (July 7, 2010)Capital City: ZhengzhouNationalities:Han (98.8%), Hui (1%), Mongolian (0.1%) and Manchu (0.1%)GDP (2007): CNY1...

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Provinces of China

China Territory | Nov 7, 2010 AM

Provinces of China: Hubei - land of thousand lakes and where the Three Gorges Dam is located

General informationArea: 180,000 square kmPopulation: 60 million (2005)Capital City: WuhanNationalities: Han (95.6%), Tujia (3.7%), and Miao (0.4%)GDP : CNY915 billion(2007)Average temperatu...

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Chinese provinces

China Territory | Nov 6, 2010 PM

Chinese provinces: Heilongjiang - China's most northern province and key petroleum producer

General informationArea: 469,000 square kmPopulation: 36.89 million (2006)Capital City: HarbinNationalities: Han (95%), Manchu (3%), Korean (1%), Mongolian (0.4%), and Hui (0.3%)GDP : CNY707...

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