Chengdu (Cheenese: ; Sichuanese: Cen2du1; pinyin: Chéngdū), umwhile transliteratit Chengtu, is the caipital o Sichuan province in Soothwast Cheenae. It haulds sub-provincial admeenistrative status. The urban aurie hooses 14,047,625 indwallers: 7,123,697 within the municipality's nine destricts[2] an 6,730,749 in the surroondin region.

Chengdu

成都
成都市
From top left: The city skyline, Sichuan University, Jinli, Jing River and Anshun Peaceful and Fluent Bridge.
From top left: The city skyline, Sichuan University, Jinli, Jing River and Anshun Peaceful and Fluent Bridge.
Eik-name(s): 
蓉城 (The Hibiscus Ceety)
Location of Chengdu City jurisdiction in Sichuan
Location of Chengdu City jurisdiction in Sichuan
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Coordinates: 30°39′31″N 104°03′53″E / 30.65861°N 104.06472°E / 30.65861; 104.06472
KintraFowkrepublic o Cheenae
ProvinceSichuan
Established311 BC
Municipal seatQingyang Deestrict
Diveesions
 - Coonty-level

9 destricts, 4 coonty-level cities, 6 coonties
Govrenment
 • TeepSub-provincial ceety
 • CPC Pairty ChiefHuang Xinchu (黄新初)
 • MayorGe Honglin (葛红林)
Area
 • Sub-provincial ceety12132 km2 (4,684 sq mi)
 • Urban
2129 km2 (822 sq mi)
 • Metro
1617 km2 (624 sq mi)
Elevation
500 m (1,600 ft)
Highest elevation
5364 m (17,598 ft)
Lowest elevation
378 m (1,240 ft)
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • Sub-provincial ceety14,047,625
 • Density1,200/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
 • Urban
7,677,100
 • Urban density3,600/km2 (9,300/sq mi)
 • Metro
6,730,749
 • Metro density4,200/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
 • Major Naitionalities
Han
Time zoneUTC+8 (Cheenae Staundart)
Postal code
610000-611944
Area code(s)28
GDP (nominal) Tot (2010)¥ 555.13 billion (US$82.119 billion)
GDP (nominal) Per Capita (2010)¥ 43,417 (US$6,442)
License Plate Prefix川A
Websitehttp://www.chengdu.gov.cn

Internaitional relationsEedit

Twin touns — sister ceetiesEedit

In 1979, Chengdu signed a sister ceety agreement wi Montpellier, Fraunce, the first pair o Sino-French sister ceeties. Later Chengdu signed sister ceety agreements wi ceeties in ten kintras, as well as signin a friendly region agreement wi the Dalarna province in Swaden. Chengdu haes haed mony friendly exchynges wi the sister ceeties. Montpellier, for example, haes a Chengdu Street an a Chengdu Plaza. The soccer team Chengdu Blades is ained bi Sheffield United F.C.

ReferencesEedit

  1. "我市2010年第六次全国人口普查数据公报" (in Chinese). Government of Chengdu. 13 Mey 2011. Retrieved 4 August 2011.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  2. 2010 census
  3. "Medmestno in mednarodno sodelovanje". Mestna občina Ljubljana (Ljubljana City) (in Slovenian). Retrieved 27 Julie 2013.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  4. "Phoenix Sister Cities". Phoenix Sister Cities. Archived frae the original on 24 Julie 2013. Retrieved 6 August 2013.
  5. http://www.pemkomedan.go.id/news_detail.php?id=106 MEDAN MENJALIN HUBUNGAN KOTA KEMBAR KEEMPAT Retrieved September 10, 2013 Archived 23 April 2007