Guangdong Province

General Information


Official name Guangdong Province
Capital Guangzhou
ISO code CN-44
Statistical agency Statistics Bureau of Guangdong Province


Administrative units

codeadministrative unitsnative namecapital [native name]area in
sq.km.
population
2000-11-01
census
population
2010-11-01
census
440100Guangzhou Shi广州Yuexiu District [越秀区]7,434.409,942,02212,701,948
440200Shaoguan Shi韶关Zhenjiang District [浈江区]18,412.532,735,4332,826,246
440300Shenzhen Shi深圳Futian District [福田区]1,996.787,008,83110,358,381
440400Zhuhai Shi珠海Xiangzhou District [香洲区]1,724.321,235,4371,562,530
440500Shantou Shi汕头Jinping District [金平区]2,248.394,671,2795,389,328
440600Foshan Shi佛山Chancheng District [禅城区]3,848.495,337,7097,197,394
440700Jiangmen Shi江门Pengjiang District [蓬江区]9,505.423,956,8274,450,703
440800Zhanjiang Shi湛江Chikan District [赤坎区]13,225.446,070,7026,994,832
440900Maoming Shi茂名Maonan District [茂南区]11,427.075,238,4265,817,494
441200Zhaoqing Shi肇庆Duanzhou District [端州区]14,891.233,373,0993,916,467
441300Huizhou Shi惠州Huicheng District [惠城区]11,342.983,216,0754,598,402
441400Meizhou Shi梅州Meijiang District [梅江区]15,864.513,802,1864,238,461
441500Shanwei Shi汕尾Cheng District [城区]4,861.792,453,4792,935,469
441600Heyuan Shi河源Yuancheng District [源城区]15,653.632,266,4292,950,195
441700Yangjiang Shi阳江Jiangcheng District [江城区]7,955.272,168,9042,421,748
441800Qingyuan Shi清远Qingcheng District [清城区]19,152.913,146,7133,698,412
441900Dongguan Shi东莞Nancheng District [南城区]2,469.406,445,7778,220,207
442000Zhongshan Shi中山Dong District [东区]1,785.172,363,3223,121,275
445100Chaozhou Shi潮州Xiangqiao District [湘桥区]3,145.892,402,0682,669,466
445200Jieyang Shi揭阳Rongcheng District [榕城区]5,265.385,237,4055,884,347
445300Yunfu Shi云浮Yuncheng District [云城区]7,779.122,152,8842,367,154
 total  197,100.0085,225,007104,320,459
source: National Bureau of Statistics, China.
source: Statistics Bureau of Guangdong Province.
note: The area data of the sublevels for Shenzhen and Maoming do not add up to the total.
note: Xian = county; Shi = city; Qu = district.

Main cities

namenative namepopulation
1990-07-01
census
population
2000-11-01
census
population
2010-11-01
census
Guangzhou广州市3,918,0108,524,82611,071,424
Shenzhen深圳市875,1767,008,83110,358,381
Dongguan东莞市..6,445,7778,220,207
Foshan佛山市429,4105,337,7097,194,311
Shantou汕头市884,5434,600,9275,329,024
Zhongshan珠海市..2,363,3223,121,275
Maoming茂名市532,7151,459,2192,436,312
Huizhou惠州市274,6891,454,5082,344,634
Puning普宁市..1,856,4022,055,552
Jieyang揭阳市..1,702,5561,905,472
Jiangmen江门市284,9351,468,7421,822,614
Zhanjiang湛江市1,048,7201,350,6651,611,868
Zhuhai珠海市331,0651,235,4371,562,530
Qingyuan清远市962,9551,037,9061,510,044
Lianjiang廉江市..1,205,7641,443,099
Leizhou雷州市..1,268,2981,427,664
Zhaoqing肇庆市348,8571,132,9591,397,152
Lufeng陆丰市..1,164,7671,358,265
Gaozhou高州市..1,219,1321,288,665
Huazhou化州市..1,007,7961,178,809
Yangjiang阳江市869,242948,0511,119,619
Zengcheng增城市..899,6441,037,109
Shaoguan韶关市315,487902,010991,600
Xingning兴宁市..871,507962,883
Luoding罗定市..866,190959,006
Yingde英德市..810,446941,952
Taishan台山市..948,716941,095
Meizhou梅州市..830,582935,516
Wuchuan吴川市..822,482927,275
Xinyi信宜市..907,978913,708
Yangchun阳春市..840,581849,504
Kaiping开平市..668,692699,242
Conghua从化市..517,552593,415
Yunfu云浮市..522,505587,781
Sihui四会市..409,804542,873
source: National Bureau of Statistics, China.
source: Statistics Bureau of Guangdong Province.