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The population of prefectural entities, county-level cities, city districts and counties in Guăngdōng Province by census years.

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NameStatusNativePopulation
Census
2000-11-01
Population
Census
2010-11-01
Population
Census
2020-11-01
Cháozhōu ShìPrefecture-level City潮州市2,402,0682,669,4662,568,387
Cháo'ān Qū [incl. Fēngxī Qū]District潮安区1,020,9051,195,7811,175,150
Ráopíng XiànCounty饶平县885,290882,201817,442
Xiāngqiáo QūDistrict湘桥区495,873591,484575,795
Dōngguān ShìPrefecture-level City东莞市6,445,7778,220,20710,466,625
Dōngguān ShìxiáqūCounty-level City东莞 市辖区6,445,7778,220,20710,466,625
Fóshān ShìPrefecture-level City佛山市5,337,7097,197,3949,498,863
Chànchéng QūDistrict禅城区768,6561,101,0771,330,262
Gāomíng QūDistrict高明区301,041420,044469,038
Nánhăi QūDistrict南海区2,133,7412,588,8443,667,247
Sānshuĭ QūDistrict三水区440,119622,645803,226
Shùndé QūDistrict顺德区1,694,1522,464,7843,229,090
Guăngzhōu ShìSub-provincial City广州市9,942,02212,701,94818,676,605
Báiyún QūDistrict白云区1,748,7222,223,1503,742,991
Cónghuà QūDistrict从化区517,552593,415717,684
Hăizhū QūDistrict海珠区1,237,2731,558,6631,819,037
Huādū QūDistrict花都区713,363945,0051,642,360
Huángpŭ Qū [incl. Luógăng Qū]District黄埔区...831,5861,264,447
Lìwān QūDistrict荔湾区474,830898,2001,238,305
Nánshā QūDistrict南沙区...605,217846,584
Pānyú QūDistrict番禺区...1,419,5112,658,397
Tiānhé QūDistrict天河区1,109,3201,432,4262,241,826
Yuèxiù QūDistrict越秀区341,4221,157,6661,038,643
Zēngchéng QūDistrict增城区899,6441,037,1091,466,331
Héyuán ShìPrefecture-level City河源市2,266,4292,950,1952,837,686
Dōngyuán XiànCounty东源县312,282439,964348,386
Hépíng XiànCounty和平县350,760374,709353,903
Liánpíng XiànCounty连平县287,382337,002285,224
Lóngchuān XiànCounty龙川县586,155694,480595,471
Yuánchéng QūDistrict源城区227,773463,907703,607
Zĭjīn XiànCounty紫金县502,077640,133551,095
Huìzhōu ShìPrefecture-level City惠州市3,216,0754,598,4026,042,852
Bóluó XiànCounty博罗县780,4771,038,1981,210,878
Huìchéng Qū [incl. Zhòngkǎi Qū]District惠城区591,6861,579,8182,090,578
Huìdōng XiànCounty惠东县713,141908,3901,018,076
Huìyáng Qū [incl. Dàyàwān Qū]District惠阳区862,822764,8161,404,137
Lóngmén XiànCounty龙门县267,949307,180319,183
Jiāngmén ShìPrefecture-level City江门市3,956,8274,450,7034,798,090
Ēnpíng ShìCounty-level City恩平市464,898492,814483,907
Hèshān ShìCounty-level City鹤山市405,779494,938530,684
Jiānghăi QūDistrict江海区189,024254,313364,694
Kāipíng ShìCounty-level City开平市668,692699,242748,777
Péngjiāng QūDistrict蓬江区347,293719,146853,007
Táishān ShìCounty-level City台山市948,716941,095907,744
Xīnhuì QūDistrict新会区932,425849,155909,277
Jiēyáng ShìPrefecture-level City揭阳市5,237,4055,884,3475,577,814
Huìlái XiànCounty惠来县961,6581,097,5961,040,779
Jiēdōng QūDistrict揭东区862,070953,450931,719
Jiēxī XiànCounty揭西县716,789825,727674,829
Pŭníng ShìCounty-level City普宁市1,856,4022,055,5521,998,619
Róngchéng Qū [incl. Jiēyáng Airport Economic Zone]District榕城区840,486952,022931,868
Màomíng ShìPrefecture-level City茂名市5,238,4265,817,4946,174,050
Diànbái Qū [Màogăng Qū]District电白区1,342,9531,495,1011,503,737
Gāozhōu ShìCounty-level City高州市1,219,1321,288,6651,328,657
Huàzhōu ShìCounty-level City化州市1,007,7961,178,8091,291,668
Màonán QūDistrict茂南区760,567941,2111,035,411
Xìnyí ShìCounty-level City信宜市907,978913,7081,014,577
Méizhōu ShìPrefecture-level City梅州市3,802,1864,238,4613,873,239
Dàbŭ XiànCounty大埔县352,013374,666330,948
Fēngshùn XiànCounty丰顺县449,769478,974478,731
Jiāolĭng XiànCounty蕉岭县203,173205,849184,355
Méijiāng QūDistrict梅江区327,841409,279435,616
Méixiàn QūDistrict梅县区502,741526,237556,735
Píngyuăn XiànCounty平远县215,856230,045190,482
Wŭhuá XiànCounty五华县879,2861,050,528916,961
Xīngníng ShìCounty-level City兴宁市871,507962,883779,411
Qīngyuăn ShìPrefecture-level City清远市3,146,7133,698,4123,969,473
Fógāng XiànCounty佛冈县255,341302,906315,502
Liánnán Yáozú ZìzhìxiànAutonomous County连南瑶族自治县133,814129,258134,691
Liánshān Zhuàngzú Yáozú ZìzhìxiànAutonomous County连山壮族瑶族自治县99,07090,51595,136
Liánzhōu ShìCounty-level City连州市409,360367,642377,220
Qīngchéng QūDistrict清城区506,680811,2331,119,901
Qīngxīn QūDistrict清新区531,226698,811618,523
Yángshān XiànCounty阳山县400,776356,095367,175
Yīngdé ShìCounty-level City英德市810,446941,952941,325
Shàntóu ShìPrefecture-level City汕头市4,671,2795,389,3285,502,031
Cháonán QūDistrict潮南区...1,288,1651,231,638
Cháoyáng QūDistrict潮阳区...1,626,3571,654,276
Chénghăi QūDistrict澄海区...800,399874,444
Háojiāng QūDistrict濠江区...267,463269,471
Jīnpíng Qū [incl. Gāolán Port Area]District金平区...810,284777,024
Lónghú QūDistrict龙湖区...536,356630,749
Nán'ào XiànCounty南澳县70,35260,30464,429
Shànwĕi ShìPrefecture-level City汕尾市2,453,4792,935,4692,738,482
Chéng Qū [incl. Hóng Hǎiwān Economic Development Zone]District城区409,677492,262450,959
Hăifēng Xiàn [incl. Shēnshàn Special Cooperation Zone]County海丰县649,412793,408802,454
Lùfēng Shì [incl. Huáqiáo Guǎnlǐ Qū]County-level City陆丰市1,164,7671,358,2651,235,827
Lùhé XiànCounty陆河县229,623291,534249,242
Sháoguān ShìPrefecture-level City韶关市2,735,4332,826,2462,855,131
Lèchāng ShìCounty-level City乐昌市423,444397,779383,498
Nánxióng ShìCounty-level City南雄市372,844316,179353,916
Qŭjiāng QūDistrict曲江区366,031303,371290,455
Rénhuà XiànCounty仁化县163,213200,354186,009
Rŭyuán Yáozú ZìzhìxiànAutonomous County乳源瑶族自治县177,894177,471187,276
Shĭxīng XiànCounty始兴县205,684205,452198,060
Wēngyuán XiànCounty翁源县310,956331,320322,482
Wŭjiāng QūDistrict武江区191,655294,708373,686
Xīnfēng XiànCounty新丰县179,388206,091195,430
Zhēnjiāng QūDistrict浈江区344,324393,521364,319
Shēnzhèn ShìSub-provincial City深圳市7,008,83110,358,38117,494,398
Băo'ān QūDistrict宝安区1,858,5922,638,9174,476,554
Dàpéng Xīnqū [← Lónggăng Qū]District大鹏新区109,076126,560156,236
Fútián QūDistrict福田区909,5711,317,5111,553,225
Guāngmíng Qū [← Băo'ān Qū]District光明区337,186480,9071,095,289
Lónggăng QūDistrict龙岗区1,401,9471,884,4213,979,037
Lónghuá Qū [← Băo'ān Qū]District龙华区539,3511,379,4602,528,872
Luóhú QūDistrict罗湖区774,805923,4211,143,801
Nánshān QūDistrict南山区722,0951,088,3451,795,826
Píngshān Qū [← Lónggăng Qū]District坪山区203,885309,479551,333
Yántián QūDistrict盐田区152,323209,360214,225
Yángjiāng ShìPrefecture-level City阳江市2,168,9042,421,7482,602,959
Jiāngchéng Qū [incl. Hǎilíng Qū, Yángjiāng High-tech Zone]District江城区538,069676,857814,688
Yángchūn ShìCounty-level City阳春市840,581849,504875,896
Yángdōng QūDistrict阳东区409,982442,762478,299
Yángxī XiànCounty阳西县380,272452,625434,076
Yúnfú ShìPrefecture-level City云浮市2,152,8842,367,1542,383,350
Luódìng ShìCounty-level City罗定市866,190959,006936,931
Xīnxīng XiànCounty新兴县384,890431,635430,831
Yún'ān QūDistrict云安区214,325251,264235,390
Yùnán XiànCounty郁南县379,299388,732371,661
Yúnchéng QūDistrict云城区308,180336,517408,537
Zhànjiāng ShìPrefecture-level City湛江市6,070,7026,994,8326,981,236
Chìkăn QūDistrict赤坎区225,997303,824390,300
Léizhōu ShìCounty-level City雷州市1,268,2981,427,6641,321,091
Liánjiāng ShìCounty-level City廉江市1,205,7641,443,0991,363,470
Mázhāng Qū [incl. Zhànjiāng Economic and Technological Development Zone (part)]District麻章区411,620487,712578,207
Pōtóu QūDistrict坡头区329,405333,239337,723
Suìxī XiànCounty遂溪县807,015886,452824,608
Wúchuān ShìCounty-level City吴川市822,482927,275907,354
Xiáshān Qū [incl. Zhànjiāng Economic and Technological Development Zone (part)]District霞山区383,643487,093625,225
Xúwén XiànCounty徐闻县616,478698,474633,258
Zhàoqìng ShìPrefecture-level City肇庆市3,373,0993,916,4674,113,594
Déqìng XiànCounty德庆县308,589341,211331,438
Dĭnghú QūDistrict鼎湖区140,092164,690209,116
Duānzhōu QūDistrict端州区367,742479,342602,402
Fēngkāi XiànCounty封开县385,692398,258374,848
Gāoyào QūDistrict高要区625,125753,120741,591
Guăngníng XiànCounty广宁县399,611423,941408,112
Huáijí XiànCounty怀集县736,444813,032805,177
Sìhuì Shì [incl. Zhàoqìng High-tech Industrial Development Zone]County-level City四会市409,804542,873640,910
Zhōngshān ShìPrefecture-level City中山市2,363,3223,121,2754,418,060
Zhōngshān ShìxiáqūCounty-level City中山 市辖区2,363,3223,121,2754,418,060
Zhūhăi ShìPrefecture-level City珠海市1,235,4371,562,5302,439,585
Dòumén QūDistrict斗门区...415,882608,899
Jīnwān Qū [incl. Héngqín Xīnqū, Zhūhǎi High-tech Zone, Zhūhǎi Free Trade Zone, Wànshān Qū]District金湾区...253,963446,369
Xiāngzhōu QūDistrict香洲区...892,6851,384,317
GuăngdōngProvince广东省85,225,007104,320,459126,012,510

Source: China National Bureau of Statistics (web), Bureaus of Statistics in Guangdong (web).

Explanation: The population figures of Shànwĕi Shì and Hăifēng Xiàn include the population (65,663 in 2020) of Shēnshàn Special Cooperation Zone that is administrated by Shēnzhèn Shì. Status and division as of 2020, as far as sufficient information is available. Area figures are computed by using geospatial data.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2010)
Males54,400,538
Females49,919,921
Urbanization (C 2010)
Rural35,290,204
Urban69,030,255
Age Groups (C 2010)
0-14 years17,604,030
15-64 years79,630,279
65+ years7,086,150
Age Distribution (C 2010)
0-9 years10,791,852
10-19 years16,801,737
20-29 years22,896,757
30-39 years18,468,133
40-49 years15,911,579
50-59 years9,298,010
60-69 years5,234,040
70-79 years3,404,648
80+ years1,513,703
Generations in Household (C 2010)
111,749,179
212,217,650
34,515,753
4+148,027