Wuxing District

Wuxing District (simplified Chinese: 吴兴区; traditional Chinese: 吳興區; pinyin: Wúxīng Qū) is the central district of the prefecture-level city of Huzhou, Zhejiang, China.

Wuxing
吴兴区
Wuhing
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Wuxing is located in Zhejiang
Wuxing
Wuxing
Location in Zhejiang
Coordinates: 30°52′N 120°06′E / 30.867°N 120.100°E / 30.867; 120.100Coordinates: 30°52′N 120°06′E / 30.867°N 120.100°E / 30.867; 120.100
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceZhejiang
Prefecture-level cityHuzhou
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
The administrative center of Wuxing District.

Administrative divisionsEdit

As of 2020, Wuxing District has 13 Subdistricts and 5 Towns and 1 Townships under its administration.[1]

Wuxing District's 13 Subdistricts are as follows:

Wuxing District's 5 Towns are as follows:

Wuxing District's 1 Townships are as follows:

DemographicsEdit

PopulationEdit

According to the 2020 Chinese Census, Wuxing District has a residential population of 712,595, increasing by 140,876 or 24.64% from that of 571,719 in 2010 (Sixth Census). The average annual growth rate was 2.23%.[2]

Population by Household TypesEdit

As of 2020, there were 227,039 family households with 571,291 persons and 34,680 collective households (集体户) with 141,304 persons. The average size of a family household was 2.62 persons, decreasing by 0.51 persons compared with the 3.03 in 2010.[2]

Sex CompositionEdit

Of Wuxing District's residential population in 2020, 365,793 persons or 51.33% were males while 346,802 persons or 48.76% were females. The sex ratio (female=100, male to female) was 105.48, up by 7.08 percent compared with that in 2010.[2]

Age CompositionEdit

According to Seventh Census, there were 74,249 inhabitants (17.95%) in the age group of 0 to 14; 506,949 inhabitants (71.14%) in the age group of 15 to 59; and 131397 inhabitants (18.70%) in the age group of 60 and over. Additionally, there were 95,479 inhabitants (13.50) in the age group of 65 and over. Compared with 2010, the shares of people in the age groups of 0 to 14, 15 to 59, and 60 and above were up by 0.48%, down by 3.95%, and up by 3.47%, respectively. Specially, the part of 65 and over was up by 3.26%.[2]

Educational AttainmentEdit

In 2020, there were 116,132 residents with university education (including foundation degree (大专) and above); 9,7066 residents with senior high school education; 273,645 residents with middle school education; and 176,906 residents with primary school education.[2]

Urban and Rural PopulationEdit

In 2020, there were 522,324 urban residents, accounting for 73.3%, and 190,271 rural residents, accounting for 26.7%. Compared with 2010, the urban population has increased by 143,864 and the rural population has decreased by 2,988. The share of urban population went up by 7.10%.[2]

TransportationEdit

Rail and high-speed railEdit

Roads and highwaysEdit

TourismEdit

  • Tomb of Chen Qimei
  • Ruins of Qianjiangyang
  • Ruins of Xiagu city

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2020年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:吴兴区 [2020 Statistical and Urban-Rural Division Codes: Wuxing District]. www.stats.gov.cn (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of China. 2020. Retrieved 2021-08-16.
  2. ^ a b c d e f "湖州市吴兴区2020年第七次全国人口普查主要数据公报". www.wuxing.gov.cn (in Chinese). 2021-05-18. Retrieved 2021-08-16.

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