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List Of Cities In China
According to the administrative divisions of China
China
including Hong Kong and Macau, there are three level of cities, namely provincial-level (consists of municipalities and SARs ), prefectural-level cities , and county-level cities . As of June 2016 the PRC has a total of 665 cities: 4 municipalities, 2 SARs, 293 prefectural-level cities (including the 15 sub-provincial cities) and 366 county-level cities (including the 10 sub-prefectural cities and 9 XXPC cities) not including any cities in the claimed province of Taiwan. Based on 2010 census data , the largest cities are the four centrally administered municipalities, which include dense urban areas, suburbs, and large rural areas: Chongqing
Chongqing
(28.84 million), Shanghai
Shanghai
(23.01 million), Beijing
Beijing
(19.61 million), and Tianjin
Tianjin
(12.93 million). There are 105 cities with over 1 million people in the metropolitan area as of 2015 and is the only country to have that many cities with over 1 million people in the metropolitan area as of 2015
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List Of Cities In Taiwan
In the structural hierarchy of the administrative divisions in Taiwan , there are three types of administrative divisions with City (市, shì) in their names. NAME CHINESE PINYIN PE̍H-ōE-Jī NO. Special municipality 直轄市 zhíxiáshì Ti̍t-hat-chhī 6 Provincial city 市 or 省轄市 shì or shěngxiáshì chhī or Séng-hat-chhī 3 County-controlled city 縣轄市 xiànxiáshì koān-hat-chhī 14 * Largest cities of Taiwan* New Taipei , Taiwan's largest city formerly Taipei County . * Kaohsiung , Taiwan's second largest city and its leading port. * Taichung , Taiwan's third largest city. * Taipei , Taiwan's capital and fourth largest city. * Taoyuan * Tainan * Hsinchu * Keelung * Chiayi The 23 cities in Taiwan: NAME CHINESE COUNTY FORMATION Population (DEC
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List Of Districts In The People's Republic Of China
This is a list of all districts (including new areas(districts) and ethnic districts) (Chinese: (市辖)区 pinyin : (shìxiá)qū)
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List Of Prefectures In The People's Republic Of China
All provincial-level divisions of the People\'s Republic of China are divided into prefectural-level divisions (second-level): prefectural-level cities , prefectures , autonomous prefectures and leagues . There are 333 prefecture level divisions in China as of 2012. CONTENTS * 1 Number of prefectures in each province * 2 List * 3 See also * 4 Notes NUMBER OF PREFECTURES IN EACH PROVINCE Note * () not shown in the list below * [] special divisions PROVINCE CITY PREF. A. PREF. SUB-PREF. Anhui 16 () Beijing none Chongqing none Fujian 9 Gansu 12 2 () Guangdong 21 () Guangxi 14 () Guizhou 6 3 (1) Hainan 4 (15) Hebei 11 2(+1) Heilongjiang 12 1 (1) Henan 17 1(+4) Hong Kong none Hubei 12 1 4 Hunan 13 1 Inner Mongolia 9 3 (2) Jiangsu 13 (2) Jiangxi 11 (3) Jilin 8 1 (2) Liaoning 14 () Macau none Ningxia 5 Qinghai 2 6 (1) Shaanxi 10 (1) Shandong 17 () Shanghai none Shanxi 11 Sichuan 18 3 Taiwan (2) (20) Tianjin none Tibet 3 4 Xinjiang 2 7 5 Yunnan 8 8 Zhejiang 11LIST Note * Municipalities (Beijing, Chongqing, Shanghai, * Sub-prefecture-level cities (including those administered by the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps ) are included, except when they nevertheless belongs to a prefecture (i.e
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List Of Counties In The People's Republic Of China
This is a list of all counties (including Autonomous counties, Autonomous banners, and Banners) along with County-level cities (Chinese: 县级市 pinyin : xianjíshì) and City districts (Chinese: (市辖)区 pinyin : (shìxiá)qū)
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Administrative Divisions Of The People's Republic Of China
Provinces -------------------------Autonomous regions ------------------------- Special
Special
administrative regions Sub-provincial level Sub-provincial cities -------------------------Sub-provincial autonomous prefectures ------------------------- Sub-provincial city districts Prefectural level (2nd) Prefectural cities -------------------------Autonomous prefectures -------------------------Leagues -------------------------Prefectures (abolishing) Sub-prefectural-level Sub-prefectural cities -------------------------Provincial-controlled cities -------------------------Provincial-controlled counties ------------------------- Provincial-controlled districts County level (3rd) Counties -------------------------Autonomous counties -------------------------County-level cities -------------------------Districts Ethnic districts ------
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China
CHINA, officially the PEOPLE\'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA (PRC), is a unitary sovereign state in East Asia and the world\'s most populous country , with a population of over 1.381 billion . Covering approximately 9.6 million square kilometres (3.7 million square miles), it is the world's second-largest state by land area and third- or fourth-largest by total area . Governed by the Communist Party of China , it exercises jurisdiction over 22 provinces , five autonomous regions , four direct-controlled municipalities (Beijing, Tianjin , Shanghai , and Chongqing ) and the Special Administrative Regions Hong Kong and Macau , also claiming sovereignty over Taiwan . China is a great power and a major regional power within Asia, and has been characterized as a potential superpower . China emerged as one of the world's earliest civilizations in the fertile basin of the Yellow River in the North China Plain . For millennia, China's political system was based on hereditary monarchies, or dynasties , beginning with the semi-legendary Xia dynasty . Since then, China has then expanded, fractured, and re-unified numerous times
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Municipality Of China
Provinces -------------------------Autonomous regions ------------------------- Special administrative regions Sub-provincial level Sub-provincial cities -------------------------Sub-provincial autonomous prefectures ------------------------- Sub-provincial city districts Prefectural level (2nd) Prefectural cities -------------------------Autonomous prefectures -------------------------Leagues -------------------------Prefectures (abolishing) Sub-prefectural-level Sub-prefectural cities -------------------------Provincial-controlled cities -------------------------Provincial-controlled counties ------------------------- Provincial-controlled districts County level (3rd) Counties -------------------------Autonomous counties -------------------------County-level cities -------------------------Districts Ethnic districts -------------------------Banners Autonomous banners ------------------------- Shennongjia Forestry District -------------------------
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Special Administrative Region Of The People's Republic Of China
The SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGIONS (SAR) are one type of provincial-level administrative divisions of China
China
directly under Central People\'s Government , which enjoys the highest degree of autonomy , and no or less interference by either Central Government or the Chinese Communist Party
Chinese Communist Party
. The legal basis for the establishment of SARs, unlike the administrative divisions of Mainland China, is provided for by Article 31, rather than Article 30, of the Constitution of the People\'s Republic of China
China
of 1982. Article 31 reads: "The state may establish special administrative regions when necessary. The systems to be instituted in special administrative regions shall be prescribed by law enacted by the National People's Congress
National People's Congress
in the light of the specific conditions". At present, there are two SARs established according to the Constitution, namely the Hong Kong
Hong Kong
SAR and the Macau
Macau
SAR , former British and Portuguese dependencies respectively, transferred to China
China
in 1997 and 1999 pursuant to the Sino-British Joint Declaration of 1984 and the Sino-Portuguese Joint Declaration of 1987 respectively
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Prefecture-level City
Provinces -------------------------Autonomous regions ------------------------- Special administrative regions Sub-provincial level Sub-provincial cities -------------------------Sub-provincial autonomous prefectures ------------------------- Sub-provincial city districts Prefectural level (2nd) Prefectural cities -------------------------Autonomous prefectures -------------------------Leagues -------------------------Prefectures (abolishing) Sub-prefectural-level Sub-prefectural cities -------------------------Provincial-controlled cities -------------------------Provincial-controlled counties ------------------------- Provincial-controlled districts County level (3rd) Counties -------------------------Autonomous counties ------------------------- County-level cities -------------------------Districts Ethnic districts -------------------------Banners Autonomous banners -----------------------
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County-level Cities
Provinces -------------------------Autonomous regions ------------------------- Special
Special
administrative regions Sub-provincial level Sub-provincial cities -------------------------Sub-provincial autonomous prefectures ------------------------- Sub-provincial city districts Prefectural level (2nd) Prefectural cities -------------------------Autonomous prefectures -------------------------Leagues -------------------------Prefectures (abolishing) Sub-prefectural-level Sub-prefectural cities -------------------------Provincial-controlled cities -------------------------Provincial-controlled counties ------------------------- Provincial-controlled districts County level (3rd) Counties -------------------------Autonomous counties -------------------------County-level cities -------------------------Districts Ethnic districts -------------------------Banners Autonomous banners ------------------------
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Sixth National Population Census Of The People's Republic Of China
The SIXTH NATIONAL POPULATION CENSUS OF THE PEOPLE\'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA, also referred to as the 2010 CHINESE CENSUS, was conducted by the National Bureau of Statistics of the People\'s Republic of China with a zero hour of November 1, 2010. CONTENTS * 1 Census procedure * 2 Results * 2.1 Total population * 2.2 Population composition and demographics * 2.3 Educational attainment * 2.4 Population distribution * 2.5 Foreign nationals and residents of Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan * 3 Naturalisation * 4 References CENSUS PROCEDURECensus procedure was governed by the Regulations on National Population Census and the Circular of the State Council on the Conduct of the 6th National Population Census. The census cost 700 million RMB . RESULTSTOTAL POPULATION Some of the forms used to collect census data It found the total population of Mainland China to be 1,339,724,852 persons, an increase of 73,899,804 persons from the previous census conducted in 2000. This represented a growth rate of 5.84% over the decade, and an average annual growth rate of 0.57%. The population undercount rate of the census was estimated at 0.12%. The census also listed the population of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region as 7,097,600 persons, the population of Macau Special Administrative Region as 552,300 persons, and the population of Taiwan as 23,162,123 persons
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Chongqing
CHONGQING (Chinese : 重庆), formerly transliterated as CHUNGKING , is a major city in southwest China . Administratively, it is one of China's four direct-controlled municipalities (the other three are Beijing, Shanghai and Tianjin ), and the only such municipality in China located far away from the coast. The municipality was created on 14 March 1997 to help the Three Gorges Dam migration, succeeding the sub-provincial city administration that was part of Sichuan Province . Chongqing's population as of 2015 is just over 30 million with an urban population of 18.38 million. Of these, approximately 8.5 million people live in Chongqing city proper; Fuling District , Wanzhou District and Qianjiang District are in fact cities in their own right, and along with the city proper constitute a metropolitan area . According to the 2010 census, Chongqing is the most populous Chinese municipality, and also the largest and poorest direct-controlled municipality in China, and comprises 26 districts, 8 counties , and 4 autonomous counties. The official abbreviation of the city, Yu (渝), was approved by the State Council on 18 April 1997. This abbreviation is derived from the old name of a part of the Jialing River that runs through Chongqing and feeds into the Yangtze River
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Shanghai
SHANGHAI is one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of China and the most populous city proper in the world, with a population of more than 24 million as of 2014 . It is a global financial centre and transport hub, with the world\'s busiest container port . Located in the Yangtze River Delta , it sits on the south edge of the estuary of the Yangtze in the middle portion of the East China coast. The municipality borders the provinces of Jiangsu and Zhejiang to the north, south and west, and is bounded to the east by the East China Sea . As a major administrative, shipping and trading city, Shanghai grew in importance in the 19th century due to trade and recognition of its favourable port location and economic potential. The city was one of five treaty ports forced open to foreign trade following the British victory over China in the First Opium War . The subsequent 1842 Treaty of Nanking and 1844 Treaty of Whampoa allowed the establishment of the Shanghai International Settlement and the French Concession . The city then flourished as a centre of commerce between China and other parts of the world (predominantly Western countries), and became the primary financial hub of the Asia-Pacific region in the 1930s
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Beijing
BEIJING, formerly romanized as PEKING, is the capital of the People\'s Republic of China and the world's third most populous city proper . It is also one of the world's most populous capital cities. The city, located in northern China , is governed as a direct-controlled municipality under the national government with 16 urban, suburban, and rural districts . Beijing Municipality is surrounded by Hebei Province with the exception of neighbouring Tianjin Municipality to the southeast; together the three divisions form the Jingjinji metropolitan region and the national capital region of China. As a city combining both modern and traditional architecture , Beijing is an ever-changing megacity rich in history but also truly modern, exemplified in its global influence in politics , business "> , the city's subway network is the busiest and second longest in the world , after Shanghai\'s subway system . The city\'s history dates back three millennia . As the last of the Four Great Ancient Capitals of China , Beijing has been the political center of the country for much of the past eight centuries. With mountains surrounding the inland city on three sides, in addition to the old inner and outer city walls , Beijing was strategically poised and developed to be the residence of the emperor and thus was the perfect location for the imperial capital
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Tianjin
TIANJIN (Chinese : 天津; pinyin : _ Tiānjīn _), formerly known in English as TIENTSIN, is a metropolis in northern coastal Mainland China
China
and one of the five national central cities of the country, with a total population of 15,469,500, and is also the world's 6th-most populous city proper . It is governed as one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of the PRC and is thus under direct administration of the central government . Tianjin
Tianjin
borders Hebei Province and Beijing Municipality , bounded to the east by the Bohai Gulf portion of the Yellow Sea . Part of the Bohai Economic Rim
Bohai Economic Rim
, it is the largest coastal city in northern China
China
. In terms of urban population, Tianjin
Tianjin
is the fourth largest in China, after Shanghai
Shanghai
, Beijing
Beijing
, and Guangzhou
Guangzhou
. In terms of administrative area population, Tianjin
Tianjin
ranks fifth in Mainland China. The walled city of Tianjin
Tianjin
was built in 1404. As a treaty port since 1860, Tianjin
Tianjin
has been a major seaport and gateway to Beijing. During the Boxer Rebellion
Boxer Rebellion
the city was the seat of the Tianjin
Tianjin
Provisional Government
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