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Li County, Sichuan

Li County
County
Chinese transcription(s)
 • Simplified Chinese 理县
 • Pinyin Lǐ Xiàn
Li County in Ngawa, Sichuan
Li County in Ngawa, Sichuan
Li County is located in China
Li County
Li County
Location in China
Coordinates:
Country China
Province Sichuan
Prefecture Ngawa
Area
 • Total 4,318 km2 (1,667 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 42,494
 • Density 9.8/km2 (25/sq mi)
 • Major nationalities Tibetan - 47.99%
Qiang - 31.95%
Han - 19.49%
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Li County or Lixian (Chinese 理县; pinyin: Lǐ Xiàn) is a county in Ngawa Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan, China. China National Highway G317 and the Zagunao River run through the whole territory.[1]

On May 12, 2008, the area was affected by the 2008 Sichuan earthquake.

Transport

Geography

Li County is located from (30.911944°, 102.546111°) to (31.203333°, 103.508333°).[1]

Demographics

The county had a population of 42,494 in 1999.[2]

Notes

  1. ^ a b abazhou.gov.cn
  2. ^ (English) National Population Statistics Materials by County and City - 1999 Period, in China County & City Population 1999, Harvard China Historical GIS

External links

  • (Chinese) Government site - Google translation
  • (Chinese) 理县 Li County ⊙雷康/编 - Google translation
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