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Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region

Autonomous Region

The population development of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region according to census results and latest official estimates.

NameAbbr.StatusNativeCapitalArea
A (km²)
Population
Census (C)
1982-07-01
Population
Census (C)
1990-07-01
Population
Census (C)
2000-11-01
Population
Census (C)
2010-11-01
Population
Estimate (E)
2013-12-31
ChinaCHN 中华人民共和国Beijing9,572,9001,008,175,2881,130,822,9931,242,612,2261,339,724,8521,360,720,000
XinjiangXJAReg新疆维吾尔自治区Ürümqi1,646,90013,081,68115,156,88318,459,51121,815,81522,643,000164690000

Major Cities

 NamePopulation
Census (C)
2010-11-01
1Ürümqi2,853,398
2Korla425,182
3Gulja368,813
4Shihezi313,768
5Kumul310,500
6Kaxgar310,448
7Changji303,938
8Aksu284,872
9Karamay232,441
10Kuqa184,835

Contents: Cities & Counties

The urban population of all cities and counties in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region with more than 50,000 urban inhabitants by census years.

The presented urban population is counted on district or county level; therefore it may refer to more than one settlement. Population changes may result from population growth, migration, or boundary changes.

NameStatusNativePopulation
Census (C)
1990-07-01
Population
Census (C)
2000-11-01
Population
Census (C)
2010-11-01
Area
Aksu (Akesu)City阿克苏市118,471245,602284,8720
Altay (Aletai)City阿勒泰市63,29088,591112,7110
Aral (Ala'er)City阿拉尔市......65,1750
Artux (Atushi)City阿图什市30,30741,76558,4270
BaijiantanCDist白碱滩区...64,29748,6440
Bay (Baicheng)Cnty拜城县25,80930,14054,4010
Bortala (Bole; incl. Alashankou)City博乐市41,34076,239120,1380
ChangjiCity昌吉市118,654232,645303,9380
Dörbiljin (Emin) {Dorbiljin}Cnty额敏县27,01641,82279,0510
DushanziCDist独山子区...50,73269,1510
FukangCity阜康市24,29170,95967,5980
Gulja (Yining)City伊宁市176,399256,588368,8130
Hotan (Hetian)City和田市78,480101,750119,8040
HuochengCnty霍城县24,41641,07389,0830
HutubiCnty呼图壁县22,52737,90287,1960
Karamay (Kelamayi)City克拉玛依市...145,452232,4410
Kargilik (Yecheng)Cnty叶城县41,68961,55577,5520
Kaxgar (Kashi) [Kashgar]City喀什市154,677189,266310,4480
Korla (Ku'erle)City库尔勒市136,170226,542425,1820
Kumul (Hami)City哈密市109,800237,332310,5000
Künes (Xinyuan) {Kunes}Cnty新源县25,75153,61972,3680
Kuqa (Kuche)Cnty库车县51,67573,750184,8350
Kuytun (Kuitun)City奎屯市61,277109,893145,4560
Makit (Maigaiti)Cnty麦盖提县20,21626,64053,8230
Manas (Manasi)Cnty玛纳斯县...43,003100,2140
Maralbexi (Bachu)Cnty巴楚县34,87149,49547,5370
Piqan (Shanshan)Cnty鄯善县14,87466,26570,7420
QitaiCnty奇台县36,04843,10588,0140
ShawanCnty沙湾县18,67254,601136,9250
ShiheziCity石河子市153,514298,885313,7680
TachengCity塔城市39,19356,47275,1220
Turpan (Tulufan)City吐鲁番市47,056123,37989,7190
Ürümqi (Wulumuqi; incl. Miquan) {Urumqi}City乌鲁木齐市1,172,0181,829,5552,853,3980
Usu (Wusu)City乌苏市37,93373,609131,6610
WensuCnty温宿县25,33231,73461,0360
WujiaquCity五家渠市......75,0880
Xayar (Shaya)Cnty沙雅县23,33532,49366,0320
Yarkant (Shache)Cnty莎车县61,60488,148133,8350