Ning'er Hani and Yi Autonomous County

Ning'er County
Autonomous county

Location of Ning'er County (pink) and Pu'er Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Ning'er County

Location within Yunnan, China

Coordinates: 23°05′N 101°03′E / 23.083°N 101.050°E / 23.083; 101.050
Country China
Province Yunnan
Prefecture Pu'er
GB/T 2260 CODE[1] 530821
  Total 3,670 km2 (1,420 sq mi)
  Total 184,235
  Density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard Time (UTC+8)
Postal code 665100[2]
Area code(s) 0879[2]
Website Ning-er Information Network
1Yunnan Statistics Bureau
2Puer Gov.
3Yunnan Portal

The Ning'er Hani and Yi Autonomous County (simplified Chinese: 宁洱哈尼族彝族自治县; traditional Chinese: 寧洱哈尼族彝族自治縣; pinyin: Níng'ěr Hānízú Yízú Zìzhìxiàn) is an autonomous county under the jurisdiction of Pu'er Prefecture, Yunnan Province, China.


The population of the county has a large proportion of native Hani and Yi people in a predominately Han Chinese population. As of 2003 the county records a population of approximately 190,000 people.

Ethnic Bai (population: 5,139) are found in Kesa 克洒, Heping village 和平村, Mengxian township 勐先乡 (Pu'er County Almanac 1993:120).[3]

The Datou 达头 people number 254 persons and are found in Ning'er County and Simao City. They consider themselves to be ethnic Yi, and also speak a Yi language (You 2013:133).[4]



This county gives its name to Pu-erh tea, due to its historical role in the tea trade in Ancient China.


  2. 1 2 Area Code and Postal Code in Yunnan Province
  4. You Weiqiong [尤伟琼]. 2013. Classifying ethnic groups of Yunnan [云南民族识别研究]. Beijing: Ethnic Publishing House [民族出版社].

Coordinates: 23°05′N 101°03′E / 23.083°N 101.050°E / 23.083; 101.050

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