Chengdu Fact Sheet
Chendu in Chinese Pinyin: Chéngdū
Chendu in simple Chinese: 成都
Area: 12,390 square kilometers
Coordinates: 30°39'N, 104°04' E
Population: 14,178,000 (2012)
Area Code: (+86）028
Zip Code: 610000
City Tree: Maidenhair tree
City Flower: Lotus
Language: Chengdu-chongqing piece, chengdu southwest mandarin and Chengdu Dialect.
Main Rivers: Min River, Qingyi River, Tuo River
Chengdu administers 9 districts 4 cities 6 counties:
Qingyang District, Jinjiang District, Jinniu District, Wuhou District, Chenghua District, Longquanyi District, Qingbaijiang District, Xindu District and Wenjiang District.
Dujiangyan City, Pengzhou City, Qionglai City and Chongzhou City.
Jintang County, Shuangliu County, Pi County, Dayi County, Pujiang County and Xinjin County.
There are many hospitals in Chengdu, such as West China Hospital of Sichuan University, West China second Hospital of Sichuan University, West China clinical medical college, etc.
Shuangliu international airport, Lujia international airport
Chengdu railway station, Chengdu east railway station, Chengdu south railway station
Wenshu Monastery, Du Fu Thatched Cottage, Dujiangyan Irrigation Project, Jinsha Ruins, Jinli Old Street, Wu Hou Temple, Wide and Narrow Alleys, Lizhuang Ancient Town, Wangjiang Pavilion Park, Qingyang Palace, Qingcheng Mountain, Emei Mountain, Panda Breeding and Research Center, Bifengxia Giant Panda Base, etc.
Colleges and Universities
University of electronic science and technology
Southwest Jiaotong University
Southwestern university of finance and economics
Sichuan agricultural university
Chengdu University of technology
Southwest Petroleum University
Sichuan normal university
Chengdu information engineering college
Chengdu University of traditional Chinese medicine
Sichuan academy of music
Chengdu medical college
Subtropical monsoon climate, annual average temperature is 16 ℃, annual rainfall is 1000 mm. Highest temperature: No more than 35℃, Lowest temperature: -6℃.
GDP: 8,138,948,138 yuan (2012)
GDP per capita: 5,793,819 RMB (2012)
Kofu, Gimcheon and Medan.
Baku, Montpellier, Ljubljana, Linz, Mechelen and Palermo.
Knoxville, Phoenix and Winnipeg.
Special Local Products
Dried Chili, Crispy Sausages, Crunchy Rice Candy, Sichuan Embroidery, Ligusticum Wallichii, Jintang Navel Orange, Sichuan Figured Satin, Silver Handicrafts, etc.
Thousand-layered Tripe, Goose Intestinal, Nine Incense Beef, Spicy Beef, Streaky Pork, Cattle Stomach, Tofu Meatball, Eel, etc.