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Province of Yunnan, China

Location of province of Yunnan on a map

Yunnan is a province found in the nation of China. Home to 45,966,239 people, it is the 12th largest division in China in terms of population.

Yunnan gained its current status as a province in the year 1949. The government of Yunnan is lead by Chen Hao and is based in the province capital of Kunming (Population: 3,855,346).

The most populous cities in Yunnan are: Kunming (Population: 3,855,346), Lijiang (Population: 1,137,600), Wenshan City (Population: 450,000), Kaiyuan (Population: 198,423), Qujing (Population: 146,015).

Yunnan Province - Quick Facts

Country China
Region Type Province
ISO Code CN_53
Time Zone HKT
Year of Establishment 1949
Capital Kunming (Population: 3,855,346)
Head of Government Chen Hao
Total Population 45,966,239
Total Area 388,610 sq km (150,043 sq miles)
Population Density 118.3 sq km (306.4 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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