Shanxi Province

General Information


Official name Shanxi Province
Capital Taiyuan
ISO code CN-14
Statistical agency Statistical information of Shanxi


Administrative units

codeadministrative unitsnative namecapital [native name]area in
sq.km.
population
2000-11-01
census
population
2010-11-01
census
140100Taiyuan Shi太原Taiyuan Shi6,9593,344,3924,201,592
140200Datong Shi大同Datong Shi14,1763,001,5083,318,054
140300Yangquan Shi阳泉Yangquan Shi4,4511,273,1261,368,502
140400Changzhi Shi长治Changzhi Shi13,8643,138,9913,334,565
140500Jincheng Shi晋城Jincheng Shi9,4842,160,9842,279,146
140600Shuozhou Shi朔州Shuozhou Shi10,6621,451,8751,714,857
140700Jinzhong Shi晋中Yuci Shi16,4083,016,5363,249,425
140800Yuncheng Shi运城Yuncheng Shi14,1064,812,3615,134,779
140900Xinzhou Shi忻州Xinzhou Shi25,1802,938,3443,067,503
141000Linfen Shi临汾Linfen Shi20,5893,950,8454,316,610
141100Luliang Shi吕梁Fenyang Shi21,1433,382,2803,727,068
 total  157,02232,471,24235,712,101
source: National Bureau of Statistics, China.
note: Xian = county; Shi = city; Qu = district.

Main cities

namenative namepopulation
2000-11-01
census
population
2010-11-01
census
Taiyuan太原市2,558,3823,426,519
Datong大同市1,526,7441,737,514
Linfen临汾市724,403944,050
Changzhi长治市648,981764,841
Yangquan阳泉市655,317722,155
Shuozhou朔州市563,896709,087
Yuncheng运城市604,381680,036
Jinzhong晋中市534,357635,651
Xinzhou忻州市496,608544,683
source: National Bureau of Statistics, China.
source: book, 2007中华人民共和国行政区划简册 (2007 People's Republic of China on Administrative Divisions).
note: there can be a big difference between 'registered population' and realtime (permanent) population, the numbers above for 2006 reflect registered population.