Xinjiang is a autonomous region found in the nation of China. Home to 21,813,334 people, it is the 25th largest division in China in terms of population.
Xinjiang gained its current status as a autonomous region in the year 1949. The government of Xinjiang is lead by Shohrat Zakir and is based in the autonomous region capital of Urumqi (Population: 3,029,372).
Xinjiang Autonomous region - Quick Facts
|Region Type||Autonomous region|
|Year of Establishment||1949|
|Capital||Urumqi (Population: 3)|
|Head of Government||Shohrat Zakir|
|Total Area||1,743,441 sq km (673,146 sq miles)|
|Population Density||12.5 sq km (32.4 sq miles)|