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Yunnan Province
Cheenese : 云南省
Yúnnán Shěng
Abbreviations: 滇 or 云/雲  (pinyin: Diān or Yún)
Yunnan is heichlichtit on this map
Oreegin o name 云 yún – Yunling Muntains
南 nán – south
"South of the Yunling Mountains"[1]
Admeenistration type Province
Caipital Kunming
Lairgest ceety Kunming
CPC Ctte Secretary Bai Enpei
Governor Qin Guangrong
Aurie 394,100 km2 (152,200 sq mi) (8t)
 - Latitude 21° 09' to 29° 15' N
 - Longitude 097° 32' to 106° 12' E
Population (2010)
 - Density
45,966,239 (12t)
112 /km2 (290 /sq mi) (24t)
GDP (2011)
 - per caipita
CNY 875.1 billion
US$ 138.9 billion (24t)
CNY 15,752
US$ 2,327 (30t)
HDI (2008) 0.710 (medium) (28t)
Ethnic composition Han – 67%
Yi – 11%
Bai – 3.6%
Hani – 3.4%
Zhuang – 2.7%
Dai – 2.7%
Miao – 2.5%
Hui – 1.5%
Tibetan – 0.3%- De'ang(Ta'ang)-0.19%
Leids an dialects {{{Dialects}}}
Prefectural level 16 diveesions
Coonty level 129 diveesions
Tounship level* 1565 diveesions
ISO 3166-2 CN-53
Offeecial wabsteid
http://www.yn.gov.cn (Simplified Chinese)
Source for population and GDP data:
《中国统计年鉴—2005》 China Statistical Yearbook 2005
ISBN 7503747382
Source for nationalities data:
《2000年人口普查中国民族人口资料》 Tabulation on nationalities of 2000 population census of China
ISBN 7105054255
*As at December 31, 2004
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Yunnan
Simplifee'd Cheenese
Traditional Cheenese
Hanyu Pinyin Yúnnán
Literal meanin South of the clouds [2]

Yunnan (simplified Cheenese: ; tradeetional Cheenese: ; pinyin: Yúnnán; IPA: [y̌nnǎn] ( listen)) is a province o the Fowkrepublic o Cheenae, locatit in the far soothwast o the kintra spannin approximately 394,000 square kilometers (152,000 sq mi) an wi a population o 45.7 million (2009). The caupital o the province is Kunming. The province borders Burma, Laos, an Vietnam.

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  1. (Cheenese) Origin of the Names of China's Provinces, People's Daily Online.
  2. This is to be taken only literally, and as explained above, the real origin of the provincial name is different.

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