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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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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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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 1, 2010 AM

List of Chinese provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities and SARs

PR China has a fairly complex system of political geography. Most of it is broken up into provinces (省), but there are several other geographic units of the same hierarchical rank as provinces: *...

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