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Zhejiang Province
Cheenese : 浙江省
Zhèjiāng Shěng
Wu Romanization: Tsek Kaon Sang
Abbreviations:   (pinyin: Zhè, Wu: Tsek)
Zhejiang is heichlichtit on this map
Oreegin o name Auld name o Qiantang River
Admeenistration type Province
(an lairgest ceety)
CPC Ctte Secretary Zhao Hongzhu
Governor Xia Baolong
Aurie 104,141 km2 (40,209 sq mi) (24t)
 - Latitude 27° 09' to 31° 11' N
 - Longitude 118° 02' to 122° 57' E
Population (2010)
 - Density
54,426,891 (10t)
495/km2 (1,280/sq mi) (8t)
GDP (2011[1])
 - per caipita
CNY 3.20 trillion
US$ 495.45 billion (4t)
CNY 58,665
US$ 9,083 (5t)
HDI (2008) 0.841 (high) (5t)
Ethnic composition Han: 99.2%
She: 0.4%
Leids an dialects Wu
Prefectural level 11 diveesions
Coonty level 90 diveesions
Tounship level* 1570 diveesions
ISO 3166-2 CN-33
Offeecial wabsteid
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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Zhejiang (Cheenese: 浙江; pinyin: Zhèjiāng; Wade–Giles: Che-chiang or Chekiang) is a southeast coastal province of the Fowkrepublic o Cheenae. The wird Zhejiang wis the auld name o the Qiantang River 銭塘江,[2] which passes through Hangzhou, the provincial caipital. The name o the province is aften abbreviatit tae its first character, "浙".

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  1. "2009年浙江省国民经济和社会发展统计公报" (in Simplified Chinese). Zhejiang Provincial Statistic Bureau. 2010-03-05. Retrieved 2010-05-27. 
  2. (Cheenese) Origin of the Names of China's Provinces, People's Daily Online.

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