Jingdong Yi Autonomous County

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Jingdong County
Autonomous county
Chinese transcription(s)
 • Characters 景东彝族自治县
 • Pinyin Jǐngdōng yízú Zìzhìxiàn
Location of Jingdong County (pink) and Pu'er Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Location of Jingdong County (pink) and Pu'er Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Jingdong County is located in Yunnan
Jingdong County
Jingdong County
Location within Yunnan, China
Coordinates: 24°28′N 100°54′E / 24.467°N 100.900°E / 24.467; 100.900
Country China
Province Yunnan
Prefecture Pu'er
GB/T 2260 CODE[1] 530821
 • Total 4,532 km2 (1,750 sq mi)
ElevationEarthTools 1,872 m (6,142 ft)
 • Total 348,082
 • Density 77/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard Time (UTC+8)
Postal code 676200[2]
Area code(s) 0879[2]
Website Jingdong eGov
1Yunnan Statistics Bureau [1]
2Puer Gov. [2]
3Yunnan Portal [3]

Jingdong Yi Autonomous County (景东彝族自治县; pinyin: Jǐngdōng yízú Zìzhìxiàn) is an autonomous county under the jurisdiction of Pu'er Prefecture, Yunnan Province, China.

Ethnic groups[edit]

According to the Jingdong County Almanac (1994:519), ethnic Yao numbered 3,889 individuals in 1990, and lived mainly in Chaqing 岔箐[3] and Dasongshu 大松树[4] of Taizhong 太忠乡. Yao language speakers are found in Puya Village 普牙村, Chaqing Township 岔箐乡 (Jingdong County Ethnic Gazetteer 2012:144).[5][6][7]

The Hani of Jingdong (autonym: Kaduo 卡多) numbered 10,861 individuals as of 1990 and live primarily in Wenjing 文井, Zhehou 者后, and Huashan 花山 townships.

The Jingdong County Ethnic Gazetteer 景东县民族志 (2012:209) reports that are about 200 ethnic Bulang in Manbeng Village 曼崩村, Dachaoshandong Town 大朝山东镇.[8]


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Coordinates: 24°28′00″N 100°54′00″E / 24.4667°N 100.9°E / 24.4667; 100.9