The 16th Secretariat, formally the Secretariat of the 16th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, was nominated by the 16th Politburo Standing Committee and approved by the 1st Plenary Session of the 16th Central Committee on 15 November 2002, in the aftermath of the 16th National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). This electoral term was preceded by the 15th Secretariat and succeeded by the 17th in 2007.

General Secretary of the Central Committee

General Secretary of the 16th Central Committee
[1]
Portrait Name Hanzi Birth PM Ref.
Hu Jintao 胡锦涛 1942 1964 [2]

Composition

Members of the Secretariat of the 16th Central Committee
[1]
Rank Name Hanzi 15th SEC 17th SEC Birth PM Death Birthplace Academic attainment No. of offices Ref.
1 Zeng Qinghong 曾庆红 Old Not 1939 1960 Alive Jiangxi [3]
2 Liu Yunshan 刘云山 New Reelected 1947 1971 Alive Shanxi
Not made public
One
[4]
3 Zhou Yongkang 周永康 New Not 1942 1964 Alive Jiangsu [5]
4 He Guoqiang 贺国强 New Not 1943 1966 Alive Hunan [6]
5 Wang Gang 王刚 New Not 1942 1971 Alive Jilin
One
[7]
6 Xu Caihou 徐才厚 New Not 1943 1971 2015 Hebei
Not made public
[8]
7 He Yong 何勇 New Reelected 1940 1958 Alive Hebei
Not made public
[9]

See also

References

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  2. ^ "Profile: Hu Jintao". BBC News. 14 March 2013. Archived from the original on 24 July 2023. Retrieved 24 July 2023.
  3. ^ "Zeng Qinghong". China Internet Information Center. Archived from the original on 24 July 2023. Retrieved 24 July 2023.
  4. ^ "Liu Yunshan 刘云山". China Vitae. Archived from the original on 22 July 2023. Retrieved 23 July 2023.
  5. ^ Wu, Yuwen (12 October 2015). "Profile: China's fallen security chief Zhou Yongkang". BBC News. Archived from the original on 24 July 2023. Retrieved 24 July 2023.
  6. ^ "He Guoqiang". China Today. Archived from the original on 24 July 2023. Retrieved 24 July 2023.
  7. ^ "Wang Gang". China Internet Information Center. Archived from the original on 31 July 2023. Retrieved 31 July 2023.
  8. ^ "Xu Caihou". China Internet Information Center. Archived from the original on 31 July 2023. Retrieved 31 July 2023.
  9. ^ "Who's Who: He Yong". China Today. Archived from the original on 17 August 2023. Retrieved 17 August 2023.