Wujiaqu

Wujiaqu is a sub-prefecture-level city in the northern part of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China, about 40 kilometres (25 mi) north of Ürümqi.

Wujiaqu

五家渠市
ۋۇجياچۈ شەھىرى
中国新疆维吾尔族自治区五家渠市 China Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region - panoramio (16).jpg
Wujiaqu (red) in Xinjiang (orange)
Wujiaqu (red) in Xinjiang (orange)
Wujiaqu is located in Xinjiang
Wujiaqu
Wujiaqu
Location of the city centre in Xinjiang
Coordinates: 44°10′01″N 87°32′35″E / 44.167°N 87.543°E / 44.167; 87.543Coordinates: 44°10′01″N 87°32′35″E / 44.167°N 87.543°E / 44.167; 87.543
CountryPeople's Republic of China
RegionXinjiang
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Wujiaqu
Chinese name
Chinese五家渠
Uyghur name
Uyghurۋۇجياچۈ

DemographicsEdit

As of 2015, 89,695 (96.4%) of the 93,058 residents of the city were Han Chinese, 1,926 (2.1%) were Hui and 1,437 were from other ethnic groups.[1]

Wujiaqu's population is around 96,000 and predominantly Han Chinese according to the 2010 census. There are also Hui and various other minorities.

Population by ethnicity – 2010 census[2]
Ethnicity Population %
Han 92,372 95.79%
Hui 2,541 2.63%
Mongols 319 0.33%
Kazakhs 232 0.24%
Uyghur 223 0.23%
Tujia 167 0.17%
Manchu 128 0.13%
others 454 0.47%
Total 96,436 100%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 3-7 各地、州、市、县(市)分民族人口数 (in Chinese). شىنجاڭ ئۇيغۇر ئاپتونوم رايونى 新疆维吾尔自治区统计局 Statistic Bureau of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. 15 March 2017. Archived from the original on 11 October 2017. Retrieved 3 September 2017.
  2. ^ Stanley W. Toops (August 2012). Susan M. Walcott; Corey Johnson (eds.). Eurasian Corridors of Interconnection: From the South China to the Caspian Sea. Routledge. pp. 65–66. ISBN 978-1135078751.