China is divided into 23 provinces, 5 autonomous regions, 4 municipalities, and 2 special administrative regions directly under the central government.
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The Four Municipalities 4个直辖市
Beijing, Chongqing, Shanghai, and Tianjing.
China boasts 2,816 counties and counties and county-level districts, which are sub-divided into 26 Qugongsuo 区公所， 20,226 towns 镇， 16，636 townships 乡， 279 Sumu 苏木, 1,147 ethnic group townships 民族乡， 2 ethnic group sumu 民族苏木 and 5,751 neighbourhood committees 街道 on December 31，2003 respectively, totaling 44,067.
The 23 Provinces 23个省
Anhui, Fujian, Gansu, Guangdong, Guizhou, Hainan, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jilin, Liaoning, Qinghai, Shanxi, Shandong, Sichuan, Taiwan, Yunnan, and Zhejiang.
The 5 Autonomous Regions 5个自治区
Guangxi Zhuang, Inner Mongolia , Ningxia Hui, Xinjiang Uygur, and Tibet.
The 2 Special Administrative Regions (SAR) 2 个特别行政区
Hong Kong SAR and Macao SAR
More About The Profile Of China
- Anhui Introduction
Anhui Introduction The history of the Anhui province can be traced to the Spring and Autumn period more than 2,500 years ago.
- Chongqing Introduction
Chongqing Introduction Chongqing became China’s fourth municipality on March 14, 1997 when the National People’s Congress approved a motion by the State Council.
- Fujian Introduction
Fujian Introduction According to new archaeological findings, the history of Fujian dates back to about 10,000 years.
- Gansu Introduction
Gansu Introduction Most of the rivers in the Gansu province belong to the Yellow River water systems.
- Guangdong Introduction
Guangdong Introduction The history of Guangdong Province dates back to the Spring and Autumn period, more than 2,500 years ago.
- Guangxi Introduction
Guangxi Introduction An Introduction to Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.
- Guizhou Introduction
Guizhou Introduction An Introduction to Guizhou Province.
- Hainan Introduction
Hainan Introduction The Hainan province has the smallest land area but the biggest ocean area of any province in China.
- Hebei Introduction
Hebei Introduction Hebei surrounds Beijing and Tianjin, two of China’s four municipalities under the direct leadership of the Central Government.
- Heilongjiang Introduction
Heilongjiang Introduction Heilongjiang Province has the largest area of wetlands in China.
- Henan Introduction
Henan Introduction Henan is the cradle of Chinese culture. It is home to capitals of more than 20 dynasties and kingdoms in China’s history.
- Hong Kong Introduction
Hong Kong Introduction Hong Kong is acknowledged as a shopping paradise, dietary world, leisure summer resort, and culture window as well.
- Hubei Introduction
Hubei Introduction Hubei Province is situated in the central part of China with the Yangtze River winding its way through the province.
- Hunan Introduction
Hunan Introduction Hunan Province has a history of nearly 3,000 years.
- Inner Mongolia Introduction
Inner Mongolia Introduction Inner Mongolia has started to speed up its economic development since the founding of the People’s Republic of China in 1949.
- Jiangsu Introduction
Jiangsu Introduction Jiangsu is the birthplace of many of China’s important national industries.
- Jiangxi Introduction
Jiangxi Introduction Located at the south flank of the middle and lower reaches of the Yangtze River, Jiangxi Province is the hinterland of the Pearl River Delta.
- Jilin Introduction
Jilin Introduction An Introduction to Jilin Province.
- Liaoning Introduction
Liaoning Introduction Liaoning is also a powerhouse of China’s industry.
- Macao Introduction
Macao Introduction Macao, a tiny place with a total land area of 23.8 square kilometers including a peninsular, and two islands, is a strange mixture of tranquility and motion.
- Ningxia Introduction
Ningxia Introduction An Introduction to Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.
- Qinghai Introduction
Qinghai Introduction An Introduction to Qinghai Province.
- Shaanxi Introduction
Shaanxi Introduction According to new archaeological findings, the history of Fujian dates back to about 10,000 years.
- Shandong Introduction
Shandong Introduction An Introduction to Shandong Province.
- Shanghai Municipality
Shanghai Municipality An Introduction to Shanghai Municipality.
- Sichuan Introduction
Sichuan Introduction An Introduction to Sichuan Province.
- Tianjin Municipality
Tianjin Municipality An Introduction to Tianjin Municipality.
- Tibet Introduction
Tibet Introduction An Introduction to Tibet Autonomous Region.
- Xinjiang Introduction
Xinjiang Introduction An Introduction to Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
- Yunnan Introduction
Yunnan Introduction An Introduction to Yunnan Province.
- Zhejiang Introduction
Zhejiang Introduction An Introduction to Zhejiang Province.