Dayao County

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Dayao County

Location of the county seat in Yunnan

Coordinates: 25°43′N 101°19′E / 25.717°N 101.317°E / 25.717; 101.317Coordinates: 25°43′N 101°19′E / 25.717°N 101.317°E / 25.717; 101.317
Country People's Republic of China
Province Yunnan
Prefecture Chuxiong
  Total 4,146 km2 (1,601 sq mi)
Elevation 1,862 m (6,109 ft)
  Total 280,000
  Density 68/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 675400
Area code(s) 0878

Dayao County (simplified Chinese: 大姚县; traditional Chinese: 大姚縣; pinyin: Dàyáo Xiàn) is a county of north-central Yunnan province, People's Republic of China, under the administration of Chuxiong Yi Autonomous Prefecture.

Ethnic groups

The Dayao County Almanac (1999:780) lists the following Yi subgroups.

External links

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