Jingdong Yi Autonomous County

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Jingdong County

景东县
景东彝族自治县
Jingdong Yi Autonomous County
Location of Jingdong County (pink) and Pu'er City (yellow) within Yunnan province
Location of Jingdong County (pink) and Pu'er City (yellow) within Yunnan province
Jingdong is located in Yunnan
Jingdong
Jingdong
Location of the seat in Yunnan
Coordinates: 24°26′49″N 100°50′02″E / 24.447°N 100.834°E / 24.447; 100.834Coordinates: 24°26′49″N 100°50′02″E / 24.447°N 100.834°E / 24.447; 100.834
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceYunnan
PrefecturePu'er
GB/T 2260 CODE[1]530821
Area
 • Total4,532 km2 (1,750 sq mi)
Elevation1,872 m (6,142 ft)
Population
 • Total348,082
 • Density77/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard Time)
Postal code
676200[2]
Area code(s)0879[2]
Websitewww.pejd.gov.cn
1Yunnan Statistics Bureau [1]
2Puer Gov. [2]
3Yunnan Portal [3]

Jingdong Yi Autonomous County (simplified Chinese: 景东彝族自治县; traditional Chinese: 景東彝族自治縣; pinyin: Jǐngdōng Yízú Zìzhìxiàn) is an autonomous county in the west-central part of Yunnan Province, China. It is the northernmost county-level division of the prefecture-level city of Pu'er.

Ethnic groups[edit]

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.[3]

According to the Jingdong County Almanac (1994:519), ethnic Yao numbered 3,889 individuals in 1990, and lived mainly in Chaqing 岔箐[4] and Dasongshu 大松树[5] of Taizhong 太忠乡. Yao language speakers, known as the Lewu Yao 乐舞瑶族, were found in Puya Village 普牙村, Chaqing Township 岔箐乡 (Jingdong County Ethnic Gazetteer 2012:144).[6][7][8] The Jingdong County Ethnic Gazetteer (2012) reports that the Lewu language is now extinct.

Fauna[edit]

Frog species in Jingdong County include:

Family Megophryidae
Family Ranidae

Climate[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-02-21. Retrieved 2009-01-29.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ a b Area Code and Postal Code in Yunnan Province
  3. ^ http://www.ynszxc.gov.cn/villagePage/vIndex.aspx?departmentid=245506
  4. ^ http://www.ynszxc.gov.cn/villagePage/vIndex.aspx?departmentid=217095
  5. ^ http://www.ynszxc.gov.cn/villagePage/vIndex.aspx?departmentid=217070
  6. ^ http://www.ynszxc.gov.cn/villagePage/vIndex.aspx?departmentid=217633
  7. ^ http://www.ynszxc.gov.cn/villagePage/vIndex.aspx?departmentid=217632
  8. ^ http://www.ynszxc.gov.cn/villagePage/vIndex.aspx?departmentid=217630
  • Jingdong County Ethnic Gazetteer Editorial Committee (ed). 2012. Jingdong County Ethnic Gazetteer 景东彝族自治县民族志. Kunming: Yunnan People’s Press 云南民族出版社.
  • Jingdong County Gazetteer Editorial Committee (ed). 1994. Jingdong County Gazetteer 景东彝族自治县志. Chengdu: Sichuan Reference Book Press 四川辞书出版社.

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