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In the 1950s and 1960s, Guangxi had a young population, with a standard broad-based pyramid-shaped age structure; in 1982, however, the population was in a transition period from young to adult, and entered the early stage of an adult society in 1990, according to statistics for the same year.
Population migration in Guangxi is marked by the rural labor force flowing to nearby cities, and by out-migrants outnumbering in-migrants.
Guangxi is an autonomous region dominated by the Zhuang people, but it is also home to 48 ethnic groups, with the minority groups numbering 16.578 million (18.15% of the country's total and 39.24% of the region's total), according to the 1990 census.
www.unescap.org /esid/psis/population/database/chinadata/guangxi.htm   (2739 words)

 Guangxi - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Guangxi is also noted for the (百色起義), a communist uprising led by Deng Xiaoping in 1929.
Located in the southern part of the country, Guangxi is bordered by Yunnan to the west, Guizhou to the north, Hunan to the northeast, and Guangdong to the southeast.
The major tourist attraction of Guangxi is Guilin, a town famed across China and the world for its spectacular setting by the Lijiang River (Li River) amongst severe karst peaks.
www.reidsville.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Guangxi_Province   (1040 words)

 Western China - china.org.cn
Guangxi is known for having various mineral deposits, and it serves as one of the 10 important production bases of nonferrous metals in China.
The survey made in 1999 showed that that forests in Guangxi occupied a land of 10.6 million hectares, the rate of forest cover was 39.26 percent, and that the accumulation of growing woods totaled 277 million cubic meters.
Guangxi is multi-ethnic region, where a number of ethnic groups live, including the largest groups such as the Zhuang, Han, Yao, Miao, Dong, Mulam, Maonan, Hui, Jing, Yi, Shui and Gelao, and some 25 smaller ones.
www.china.org.cn /e-xibu/2JI/3JI/guanxi/guangxi-ban.htm   (3668 words)

 Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
The Detian Waterfall in the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China.
Guangxi province became Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in 1955.
Guangxi's climate is tropical in the south and sub-tropical in the north.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Guangxi+Zhuang+Autonomous+Region   (430 words)

 Teach English in Guangxi, Teach in Guangxi, Summer in Guangxi, Tour Guangxi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Guangxi has a humid subtropical monsoon climate, which is characterized by plenty of sunshine, moderately high temperatures and abundant precipitation.
In recognition of this, Guangxi province became the Guangxi Autonomous Region of the Zhuang Minority in 1958.
Guangxi's diverse minority groups add extra depth to a visit to the area and the different cultures have festivals and customs unique to the region, such as the reed flute festival of the Miao people and the firecracker festival of the Dong people.
www.teachingenglishinchina.com /netapps/Public/Provinces/Guangxi.aspx   (598 words)

 AllRefer.com - Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China (Chinese Political Geography) - Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Guangxi is drained by the navigable Xi River and its many tributaries.
Guangxi is a major producer of manganese ore, coal, iron, tin, and fluorspar.
Guangxi has a mix of light and heavy industries, such as oil refineries, fertilizer and cement plants, iron, steel, and textile mills, and factories that produce paper, leather, pharmaceuticals, and handicrafts.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/G/GuangxiZ.html   (381 words)

 UWL OIE Study Abroad - Guangxi Normal University
Guangxi Normal University, founded in 1928, is a comprehensive university integrating liberal arts and sciences, teacher-training, and adult education.
Guangxi Normal University is located in downtown Guilin on the former site of the Jingjiang Prince's Mansion of the Ming Dynasty, just one of hundreds of cultural relics.
Guangxi Normal University is situated in the city of Guilin, a city rich in scenic wonders, cultural relics and renowned for "having the most beautiful landscape of mountains and rivers in China." It is the inspiration for centuries of landscape painters.
www.uwlax.edu /oie/SA/Semester_Programs/guangxi.htm   (434 words)

 Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
Qinzhou and Fangcheng are Guangxi's major ports with more than 23 berths for 10,000-tons vessels.
Liuzhou and Guilin are the land transportation hubs in Guangxi.
Guangxi's exports totalled US$1.6 billion in 2000, of which US$340 million was attributed to foreign-invested enterprises.
www.accci.com.au /keycity/guangxi.htm   (1713 words)

 TA Paving the Way for Road Development in Guangxi, PRC
The TA will assist the Guangxi Communications Department to undertake a feasibility study, environmental impact assessment, resettlement plan, and poverty impact analysis of the project.
Guangxi, in the southwest of the country, is a major agricultural center whose mineral deposits could support moderate industrial development.
It would be third ADB-backed road project for the province, following the development of Fancheng port and its highway completed in 2001 and rated as "highly successful," and the Guangxi Roads Development Project approved in 2001.
www.adb.org /Media/Articles/2003/2990_PRC_TA_Paving_the_Way_for_Road_Development?registrationid=guest   (528 words)

Guangxi, with a population of approximately 45 million, is located in southern China between the provinces of Guangdong, Guizhou and Yunnan.
Guangxi qualifies as one of China's five "Autonomous Regions" because it has a large number of China's 55 minority groups.
Guangxi also has several other minorities groups in the area including Miao, Dong, Yao, Yi and a group from Viet Nam.
www.hopkins.k12.mn.us /Pages/District/Special/RonW/Guangxi.html   (930 words)

 Hepu, Guangxi - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hepu (合浦县) is a county of Beihai City, Guangxi, China.
It has 26 neighborhood committees and 245 village committees.
June 1965: administered by Qinzhou Region of Guangxi, prior
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hepu,_Guangxi   (77 words)

 Guangxi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
One of China's five autonomous regions, Guangxi Zhuangzu is located in the southern part of the country.
It has an area of 92,700 square miles (240,100 square kilometers) and is bordered by the Chinese provinces of Yunnan on the west, Guizhou on the north, Hunan on the northeast, and Guangdong on the southeast; the Gulf of Tonkin on the south; and Vietnam on the southwest.
In the early 20th century Guangxi and neighboring Guangdong province became the base of the Nationalist revolution led by Sun Yat-sen. It was declared a province of the People's Republic of China in 1949.
www.gznet.edu.cn /WWW/scn/guangxi/e_gx.html   (165 words)

 Guangxi: China Travel Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Guangxi, called "Gui" for short, is situated in the southern part of China and is adjacent to the provinces of Yunnan to the west, Guizhou to the north, Hunan to the northeast and Guangdong to the southeast.
In 1958, the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region was established, and it is now one of the five Minority Autonomous Regions in China.
In Guangxi, 80 percent of the rain occurs from April to September.
www.travelchinaguide.com /cityguides/guangxi   (660 words)

 .021. Zhuang Bibliography
Cen Jianying, "Guangxi Baisede Yanbang" [The Opium Gang at Baise in Guangxi] pp.
Guangxi Xinhai Gemingshi Yanjiuhuipian [Research Committee of the History of the 1911 Revolution in Guangxi] Minguo Guangxi Renwuzhuan, [Biographies of Personages of the Republican Era in Guangxi] Nanning: Guangxi Renmin Chubanshe, 1983.
Guangxi Zhuang Zizhiqu Bowuguan (Museum of the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region) Guangxi Guixian Luobowan Han Mu (Han Luobowan Han Dynasty Tombs in Guixian County).
mcel.pacificu.edu /as/resources/zhuang/zhuangBib.htm   (4329 words)

 WHO | Update 59 - Report on Guangxi (China) visit, situation in Taiwan, risk of SARS transmission during air travel
Guangxi Province appears to be responding well to its relatively small SARS outbreak, with the disease given high priority by both populations and health officials.
Guangxi’s surveillance system, which is similar to that of Hebei Province, relies on active, rigorous community-based surveillance, close checking of migrants returning home, and quarantine for two weeks in certain cases.
According to official records, some 260,000 migrant workers returned to Guangxi between April 1 and May 8, of whom 200,000 workers came from neighbouring Guangdong province.
www.who.int /csr/sars/archive/2003_05_19/en   (1095 words)

Guangxi Normal University (http://www.gxnu.edu.cn), specialises in training teachers to work in primary and secondary school.
As a specialist centre for teacher training, Guangxi University works hard to arm its students with a solid command of theoretical technology knowledge that they can put to productive use in teaching their specialist subjects.
As an educational establishment with many calls on its funds, Guangxi University was intent on finding a solution that would prove to be cost-effective over the longer term.
www.3com.com /solutions/en_US/casestudy.jsp?caseid=129502   (776 words)

 Zhuang 014
Neither should it be forgotten that Guangxi was a poverty stricken region where nature's capricious hand usually weighed heavily.
Of the 82 zhou and xian-districts in Guangxi, Tusi occupied 61, officials 21.
The Cen clan was perhaps the greatest name in Guangxi by this time, and counted among its numbers many highly successful soldiers and administrators as well as a plethora of rebels and usurpers.
mcel.pacificu.edu /as/resources/zhuang/zhuang14.htm   (11659 words)

 ::-Travelogs | Guangxi | Dan Washburn's Shanghai Diaries-::
When touring the often-ignored southwest corner of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, the problem is in the planning.
From Nanning, Guangxi’s capital, the area stretches west to Vietnam, south to the Gulf of Tonkin and east to Guangdong.
A trip through the Guangxi countryside is a study in contrasts.
www.danwashburn.com /contact/travelogs/guangxi.html   (1266 words)

 Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region articles on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region GUANGXI ZHUANG AUTONOMOUS REGION [Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region], province (1994 est.
829,400), capital of the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, S China, on the Xi River in a fertile farming area.
135,500), Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, SE China, an important fishing and trade port on the Gulf of Tonkin.
www.encyclopedia.com /printable/20003.html   (402 words)

 Guangxi's Cantonese speakers - China History Forum, online chinese history forum
I think the Cantonese speakers in GuangXi are either sicinized Zhuang or Guangdongese migrated to Guangxi.
I believe many guangxi people, especially in eastern guangxi (parts of which, used to belong to guangdong province) speak their own dialect of cantonese natively.
i have a friend from liuzhou 柳州; of guangxi and he says they all grew up speaking "baihua" 白話 - it is hard to understand but recognizable, i guess.
www.chinahistoryforum.com /index.php?showtopic=4719   (595 words)

 ReliefWeb » Document Preview » China: Flooding in Guangxi Information Bulletin No. 5   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In one of the areas of China’s Guangxi autonomous region, which was worst affected in this week’s floods, 761,800 people were evacuated and had to seek temporary shelter.
Wuzhou city was among the hardest-hit areas in Guangxi, where, as of writing, families are struggling to salvage their belongings as they navigate the city streets using small boats.
Guangxi RCSC branch’s leadership are in Wuzhou city today on a fact finding mission.
www.reliefweb.int /rw/RWB.NSF/db900SID/EGUA-6DNQUG?OpenDocument   (689 words)

 DVN Expands Coverage to Guangxi
As Guangxi BCTV Network's sole technology partner, DVN will provide technological support for Guangxi's TV mass digitization programme, and participate in the building of its digital TV platform based on which TV-commerce, interactive games, e- government, TV SMS and other value-added services can be developed in the future.
Guangxi plans to cut off its analog TV signal in phases to the autonomous region's 3 million cable subscribers.
We are confident of achieving another successful migration in Guangxi on the back of our solid experience earned from previous rollouts.'' DVN is the market leader of digital STB in China with STB sales soaring seven times in 2004 to 242,198.
www.prnewswire.com /cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=109&STORY=/www/story/06-05-2005/0003815045&EDATE=   (810 words)

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