Anfu County

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Anfu County
安福县
County
Coordinates: 27°23′N 114°37′E / 27.383°N 114.617°E / 27.383; 114.617Coordinates: 27°23′N 114°37′E / 27.383°N 114.617°E / 27.383; 114.617
Country People's Republic of China
Province Jiangxi
Prefecture-level city Ji'an
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Anfu County (simplified Chinese: 安福县; traditional Chinese: 安福縣; pinyin: Ānfú Xiàn) is a county of Jiangxi province, People's Republic of China. It is under the jurisdiction of the prefecture-level city of Ji'an.

Anfu is the home of noted Chinese lawyer Huang Rui (黄蕊) and the birthplace of political activist Xu Wenli.

Demographics[edit]

The population of the district was 383,414 in 1999.[1]

Culture[edit]

Cuisine[edit]

Anfu ham is an ancient dry-cured ham that originated in Anfu County and dates to the Qin dynasty.[2]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ National Population Statistics Materials by County and City - 1999 Period, in China County & City Population 1999, Harvard China Historical GIS
  2. ^ Isacs, John H. (January 16, 2014). "How to match dry-cured swine with perfect wine". Shanghai Daily. Retrieved 21 May 2017.

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