Evenk Ethnic Sumu

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Evenk Ethnic Sumu
Ethnic sumu
Evenk Ethnic Sumu is located in Inner Mongolia
Evenk Ethnic Sumu
Evenk Ethnic Sumu
Location in Inner Mongolia
Coordinates: 49°47′28″N 120°05′21″E / 49.79111°N 120.08917°E / 49.79111; 120.08917Coordinates: 49°47′28″N 120°05′21″E / 49.79111°N 120.08917°E / 49.79111; 120.08917
Country China
Province-level division Inner Mongolia
Prefecture-level city Hulunbuir
Banner Old Barag Banner
 • Total 6,037 km2 (2,331 sq mi)
Elevation 660 m (2,170 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,665
 • Density 0.44/km2 (1.1/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 021512
Area code(s) 0470

The Evenk Ethnic Sumu (simplified Chinese: 鄂温克民族苏木; traditional Chinese: 鄂溫克民族蘇木; pinyin: Èwēnkè Mínzúsūmù) is an administrative subdivision in the northeastern part of Old Barag Banner in Hulunbuir, Inner Mongolia.[1] It has an area of 6,037 km2 (2,331 sq mi) and, as of 2010, a population of 2665 of which 1560 (54.4%) are ethnic Evenks.[2]

As of 2010, it is the only "ethnic sumu" in China; the sumu is a type of administrative unit at the township (fourth) level only found in Inner Mongolia, equivalent to ethnic townships in other parts of China.

It is located on grassland 68 kilometres (42 mi) north-northeast of the urban area of Hulunbuir.

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  1. ^ 2011年统计用区划代码和城乡划分代码:陈巴尔虎旗 (in Chinese). National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China. Retrieved 2013-01-19. 
  2. ^ 陈巴尔虎旗鄂温克苏木 (in Chinese). 内蒙古自治区民族宗教网. 2010-05-01. Retrieved 2013-01-19.