Wujiaqu

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Wujiaqu

五家渠市
ۋۇجياچۈ شەھىرى
Skyline of Wujiaqu
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°10′01″N 87°32′35″E / 44.167°N 87.543°E / 44.167; 87.543Coordinates: 44°10′01″N 87°32′35″E / 44.167°N 87.543°E / 44.167; 87.543
CountryPeople's Republic of China
RegionXinjiang
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Wujiaqu
Chinese name
Chinese五家渠
Uyghur name
Uyghurۋۇجياچۈ

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]

Wujiaqu's population is around 96,000 and predominantly Han Chinese according to the 2010 census. There are also Hui 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%

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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.CS1 maint: Uses editors parameter (link)