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Province of Hunan, China

Location of province of Hunan on a map

Hunan is a province found in the nation of China. Home to 65,683,722 people, it is the 7th largest division in China in terms of population.

Hunan gained its current status as a province in the year 1949. The government of Hunan is lead by Du Jaihao and is based in the province capital of Changsha (Population: 3,093,980).

The most populous cities in Hunan are: Changsha (Population: 3,093,980), Guankou (Population: 1,380,000), Yueyang (Population: 1,200,000), Hengyang (Population: 759,602), Zhuzhou (Population: 709,358).

Hunan Province - Quick Facts

Country China
Region Type Province
ISO Code CN_43
Time Zone HKT
Year of Establishment 1949
Capital Changsha (Population: 3,093,980)
Head of Government Du Jaihao
Total Population 65,683,722
Total Area 211,231 sq km (81,557 sq miles)
Population Density 311.0 sq km (805.4 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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