Gangnyi

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Gangnyi
Township
Gangnyi is located in Tibet
Gangnyi
Gangnyi
Location within Tibet
Coordinates: 32°49′21″N 91°25′35″E / 32.82250°N 91.42639°E / 32.82250; 91.42639Coordinates: 32°49′21″N 91°25′35″E / 32.82250°N 91.42639°E / 32.82250; 91.42639
Country China
Region Tibet
Prefecture Nagqu Prefecture
County Amdo County
Area
 • Total 5,019 km2 (1,938 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 1,300
 • Major Nationalities Tibetan
 • Regional dialect Tibetan language
Time zone +8

Gangnyi, Gangni, Gangnyixiang or Gangnixiang (Chinese: 岗尼乡) is a village and township-level division of Amdo County in the Nagqu Prefecture of the Tibet Autonomous Region, in China. It is located roughly 60 kilometres (37 mi) northwest of Amdo Town.[1] The township covers an area of 5,019 kilometres (3,119 mi) and as of 2004 it had a population of about 1300.[2] The principal economic activity is animal husbandry, pastoral yak, goat, sheep, and so on.[3]

Administrative divisions[edit]

The township-level division contains the following villages:[2]

  • Longmu Village (隆木村)
  • Dangguo Gangni Village (当果岗尼村)
  • Nima Longmu Village 尼玛隆木村
  • Nanacha Village (纳那查村)
  • Domar Miri Gongou Village (多玛米日贡欧村)
  • Duozhuo Jiajiang Village (多卓加江村)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Maps (Map). Google Maps. 
  2. ^ a b "Gangnyi Township". CF Guide. Retrieved 29 May 2012. [permanent dead link]
  3. ^ 岗尼乡 (in Chinese). Chinaquhua.cn. Retrieved 29 May 2012.