Gansu is a province found in the nation of China. Home to 25,575,254 people, it is the 22nd largest division in China in terms of population.
Gansu gained its current status as a province in the year 1949. The government of Gansu is lead by Liu Weiping and is based in the province capital of Lanzhou (Population: 2,177,130).
The most populous cities in Gansu are: Tianshui (Population: 3,500,000), Lanzhou (Population: 2,628,426), Wuwei (Population: 493,092), Linxia Chengguanzhen (Population: 202,402), Baiyin (Population: 188,533).
Gansu Province - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1949|
|Capital||Lanzhou (Population: 2)|
|Head of Government||Liu Weiping|
|Total Area||459,233 sq km (177,311 sq miles)|
|Population Density||55.7 sq km (144.2 sq miles)|
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