Wuding County

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Wuding County
Country China
Province Yunnan
Prefecture Chuxiong
Area
 • Total 3,322 km2 (1,283 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 260,000
 • Density 78/km2 (200/sq mi)
Postal code 651600
Area code(s) 0878
Website http://www.wuding.gov.cn/

Wuding County (武定县; pinyin: Wǔdìng Xiàn) is located in Chuxiong Yi Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan province, China.

Ethnic groups[edit]

Yi[edit]

The Wuding County Almanac (1990) lists the following Yi subgroups.

  • Nasu 纳苏 / Black Yi 黑彝
  • Naluo 纳罗 / Gan Yi 甘彝
  • Naisu 乃苏 / Red Yi 红彝
  • Miqie 密切 / Micha 密岔
  • Luoluo 罗罗 / White Yi 白彝
  • Sani 撒尼 / Minglang 明郎

According to the Chuxiong Prefecture Almanac (1993:411), the Luomian 罗缅 are located in Nigagu 尼嘎古.[1]

Hani[edit]

In Wuding County, ethnic Hani are found in the following locations (Wuding County Almanac 1990:141).

  • Chayiyang 扯衣咩村,[2] Ande Township 安得乡, Chadian District 插甸区
  • Lower Village 下村[3] and Azhemi 阿者咪村[4] of Dacun Township 大村乡
  • Zhong 中村[5]、Xia 下村、Yangliuhe 杨柳河[6]、Aozi 凹子[7] of Huaqiao Township 花乔乡
  • Shedian Village 赊甸村,[8][9][10] Laotao Township 老滔乡

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Coordinates: 25°31′44″N 102°24′23″E / 25.52889°N 102.40639°E / 25.52889; 102.40639