Wujiaqu

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Wujiaqu
五家渠市
ۋۇجياچۈ شەھىرى
County-level & Sub-prefectural city
中国新疆维吾尔族自治区五家渠市 China Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region - panoramio (16).jpg
Wujiaqu (red) in Xinjiang (orange)
Wujiaqu (red) in Xinjiang (orange)
Wujiaqu is located in Xinjiang
Wujiaqu
Wujiaqu
Location of the city centre in Xinjiang
Coordinates: 44°12′N 87°33′E / 44.200°N 87.550°E / 44.200; 87.550Coordinates: 44°12′N 87°33′E / 44.200°N 87.550°E / 44.200; 87.550
Country China
Region Xinjiang
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Wujiaqu
Chinese name
Chinese 五家渠
Uyghur name
Uyghur
ۋۇجياچۈ

Wujiaqu is a sub-prefecture-level city in the northern part of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China, about 40 kilometres (25 mi) north of Ürümqi.

Demographics[edit]

There are around 96,000 people in Wujiaqu according to the 2010 census. The population are predominantly Han Chinese, with a small number of Hui, as well as some Mongols, Uighurs, Kazakhs, and various other minorities.

Population by ethnicity – 2010 census[1]
Ethnicity Population %
Han 92,372 95.79%
Hui 2,541 2.63%
Mongols 319 0.33%
Kazakhs 232 0.24%
Uyghur 223 0.23%
Tujia 167 0.17%
Manchu 128 0.13%
others 454 0.47%
Total 96,436 100%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stanley W. Toops (August 2012). Susan M. Walcott, Corey Johnson, eds. Eurasian Corridors of Interconnection: From the South China to the Caspian Sea. Routledge. pp. 65–66. ISBN 978-1135078751.