Laiwu (simplified Chinese: 莱芜; traditional Chinese: 萊蕪; pinyin: Láiwú) was a prefecture-level city in central Shandong Province, China. Bordered the provincial capital of Jinan to the north, Zibo to the east and Tai'an to the southwest, it was the smallest prefecture-level city in the province. It had a population of 1,298,529 at the 2010 census, and became part of Jinan in 2019.
|Prefecture-level city of China|
|2,246.21 km2 (867.27 sq mi)|
|Today part of||Jinan, Shandong|
Since the 1st January, 2019, Laiwu has become a district of Jinan which is the capital city of Shandong province, and is no longer a prefecture-level city any more.
- "国务院批复同意山东省调整济南市莱芜市行政区划". Xinhua News Agency (in Chinese).
- Media related to Laiwu at Wikimedia Commons