Mojiang County
墨江县
墨江哈尼族自治县
Mojiang Hani Autonomous County
Location of Mojiang County (pink) and Pu
Location of Mojiang County (pink) and Pu'er City (yellow) within Yunnan
Mojiang is located in Yunnan
Mojiang
Mojiang
Location of the seat in Yunnan
Coordinates: 23°25′55″N 101°41′31″E / 23.432°N 101.692°E / 23.432; 101.692Coordinates: 23°25′55″N 101°41′31″E / 23.432°N 101.692°E / 23.432; 101.692
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceYunnan
Prefecture-level cityPu'er
GB/T 2260 CODE530822
Area
 • Total5,312 km2 (2,051 sq mi)
Population
 • Total350,991
 • Density66/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard Time)
Postal code
654800
Area code(s)0879
Websitewww.mojiang.gov.cn
1Yunnan Statistics Bureau [1]
2Puer Gov. [2]
3Yunnan Portal [3]

Mojiang Hani Autonomous County (simplified Chinese: 墨江哈尼族自治县; traditional Chinese: 墨江哈尼族自治縣; pinyin: Mòjiāng Hānízú Zìzhìxiàn; Hani: Meiqjal Haqniqssaq Ziiqziifxeif) is an autonomous county under the jurisdiction of Pu'er City, in the south of Yunnan Province, China.

Administrative divisions

In the present, Mojiang Hani Autonomous County has 12 towns, 2 townships and 1 ethnic township.

12 towns
  • Lianzhu (联珠镇)
  • Tongguan (通关镇)
  • Longba (龙坝镇)
  • Xin'an (新安镇)
  • Tuantian (团田镇)
  • Xinfu (新抚镇)
  • Jingxing (景星镇)
  • Yutang (鱼塘镇)
  • Wenwu (文武镇)
  • Baliu (坝溜镇)
  • Sinanjiang (泗南江镇)
  • Yayi (雅邑镇)
2 townships
1 ethnic township

Demographics

See also: Hanoish languages

There was a total of 210,628 ethnic Hani in Mojiang County as of 2006. Hani subgroups in Mojiang County include the following, with 2006 population estimates (Jiang, et al. 2009:3) and language classifications (Mojiang County Ethnic Gazetteer 2007:22).[1]

The Budu and Bukong are also found in Mojiang County.[2]

According to the Mojiang County Gazetteer (2002:640), ethnic Bulang, who numbered 2,968 individuals as of 1993, are found in the townships of Jingxing 景星, Xinwu 新抚, and Tongguan 通关. The Bulang of Mojiang County speak Va, an Angkuic language.

In Mojiang County, ethnic Yao are found in Yaojia 瑶家[4] and Guangshan 光山[5] of Manxing Village 曼兴村, Wenwu Township 文武乡.[6]

Transport

Climate

Climate data for Mojiang (1981−2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 27.2
(81.0)
29.4
(84.9)
31.3
(88.3)
33.4
(92.1)
34.4
(93.9)
32.1
(89.8)
32.5
(90.5)
32.7
(90.9)
31.7
(89.1)
30.2
(86.4)
27.4
(81.3)
25.6
(78.1)
34.4
(93.9)
Average high °C (°F) 20.3
(68.5)
22.6
(72.7)
25.5
(77.9)
27.6
(81.7)
27.8
(82.0)
27.6
(81.7)
27.1
(80.8)
27.5
(81.5)
26.6
(79.9)
24.6
(76.3)
21.8
(71.2)
19.4
(66.9)
24.9
(76.8)
Daily mean °C (°F) 12.5
(54.5)
14.3
(57.7)
17.4
(63.3)
20.0
(68.0)
21.7
(71.1)
22.7
(72.9)
22.4
(72.3)
22.2
(72.0)
21.1
(70.0)
19.1
(66.4)
15.4
(59.7)
12.4
(54.3)
18.4
(65.2)
Average low °C (°F) 7.0
(44.6)
7.9
(46.2)
10.7
(51.3)
13.7
(56.7)
16.9
(62.4)
19.5
(67.1)
19.6
(67.3)
19.2
(66.6)
18.0
(64.4)
15.9
(60.6)
11.5
(52.7)
7.9
(46.2)
14.0
(57.2)
Record low °C (°F) −0.4
(31.3)
1.9
(35.4)
−0.1
(31.8)
7.1
(44.8)
10.1
(50.2)
12.2
(54.0)
15.8
(60.4)
14.1
(57.4)
9.7
(49.5)
7.3
(45.1)
2.5
(36.5)
−2.5
(27.5)
−2.5
(27.5)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 16.6
(0.65)
26.2
(1.03)
27.8
(1.09)
66.6
(2.62)
134.5
(5.30)
185.6
(7.31)
272.3
(10.72)
227.7
(8.96)
155.1
(6.11)
105.1
(4.14)
67.2
(2.65)
21.2
(0.83)
1,305.9
(51.41)
Average relative humidity (%) 76 69 63 66 75 81 84 84 83 83 82 80 77
Source: China Meteorological Data Service Center

References

  1. ^ a b 墨江哈尼族自治县民族宗教事务局编 (2007). 墨江哈尼族自治县民族志(1950-2005). Mojiang, China: 墨江哈尼族自治县民族宗教事务局.
  2. ^ 《中国少数民族社会历史调查资料丛刊》修订编辑委员会. 2009. 哈尼族社会历史调查, p.94, 99. Beijing: Minzu Chubanshe.
  3. ^ 墨江哈尼族自治县龙坝乡勐里村娘埔自然村 (in Chinese)
  4. ^ 墨江哈尼族自治县文武乡曼兴村瑶家 (in Chinese)
  5. ^ 墨江哈尼族自治县文武乡曼兴村光山 (in Chinese)
  6. ^ 墨江瑶族社会调查 (in Chinese)

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