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Qiannan Buyei and Miao Autonomous Prefecture

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Province  Guizhou
Time zone  China Standard (UTC+8)
Area code(s)  0854
Population  3.233 million (2010)
Prefecture seat  Duyun
Postal code  558000
Local time  Tuesday 2:06 AM
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Country  People's Republic of China
Weather  9°C, Wind N at 10 km/h, 96% Humidity
Points of interest  Wolongtan, Guizhou Maolan National, Yinzhai, Xiao Qikong Scenic Ar, Guizhou Longjiashan National

Qiánnán Buyei and Miao Autonomous Prefecture (Chinese: 黔南布依族苗族自治州; pinyin: Qiánnán Bùyīzú Miáozú Zìzhìzhōu; Buyei: Qianfnanf Buxqyaix Buxyeeuz ziqziqzouy) is an autonomous prefecture of Guizhou province, People's Republic of China, bordering Guangxi to the south. The prefecture's seat is Duyun, while its area is 26,192 km2 (10,113 sq mi). The name, "黔南" derives from the prefecture's south-central location in the province; "" is the official abbreviation for Guizhou, while "" means "south".


Map of Qiannan, Guizhou, China


According to the 2000 Census, Qiannan Prefecture has 3,569,847 inhabitants with a population density of 136.22 inhabitants/km²; at the 2010 Census, it had 3,232,714 inhabitants.


The prefecture is subdivided into 12 county-level divisions: 2 county-level cities, 9 counties, and 1 autonomous county.

  • County-level cities:
  • Duyun City(都匀市)
  • Fuquan City(福泉市)
  • Counties:
  • Guiding County(贵定县)
  • Huishui County(惠水县)
  • Luodian County(罗甸县)
  • Weng'an County(瓮安县)
  • Libo County(荔波县)
  • Longli County(龙里县)
  • Pingtang County(平塘县)
  • Changshun County(长顺县)
  • Dushan County(独山县)
  • Autonomous county:
  • Sandu Shui Autonomous County(三都水族自治县)
  • References

    Qiannan Buyei and Miao Autonomous Prefecture Wikipedia

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