Li County, Sichuan
|• Simplified Chinese||理县|
|• Pinyin||Lǐ Xiàn|
Li County in Ngawa, Sichuan
|• Total||4,318 km2 (1,667 sq mi)|
|• Density||9.8/km2 (25/sq mi)|
|• Major nationalities||Tibetan - 47.99%
Qiang - 31.95%
Han - 19.49%
|Time zone||China Standard (UTC+8)|
Li County or Lixian (Chinese 理县; pinyin: Lǐ Xiàn) is a county in Ngawa Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan, China. China National Highway G317 and the Zagunao River run through the whole territory.
On May 12, 2008, the area was affected by the 2008 Sichuan earthquake.
Li County is located from (30.911944°, 102.546111°) to (31.203333°, 103.508333°).
The county had a population of 42,494 in 1999.
- (English) National Population Statistics Materials by County and City - 1999 Period, in China County & City Population 1999, Harvard China Historical GIS