China Provinces Overview
Tag: China Provinces, China Provinces Overview
Summary: China also has five autonomous regions, each with a designated minority group; four municipalities.
China Administrative Divisions
The People's Republic of China has administrative control over 22 provinces, and considers Taiwan to be its 23rd province, although Taiwan is currently administered by the Republic of China, which disputes the PRC's claim.
China also has five autonomous regions, each with a designated minority group; four municipalities; and two Special Administrative Regions, which enjoy a degree of political autonomy. These 22 provinces, five autonomous regions, and four municipalities can be collectively referred to as "mainland China", a term which usually excludes the Special Autonomous Regions of Hong Kong and Macau.
Beijing, Chongqing, Shanghai, Tianjin;
Anhui, Fujian, Gansu, Guangdong, Guizhou, Hainan, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Jilin, Liaoning, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang, Taiwan(Taiwan is claimed by the PRC but administered by the Republic of China);
China Autonomous Regions
Guangxi, Inner Mongolia / Nei Mongol, Ningxia, Xinjiang, Tibet / Xizang;