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Hunan

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China reports bird flu outbreak in Hunan province

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Beautiful China, Colourful Hunan

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Provinces of China

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China: World's longest glass-bottom bridge opens in Hunan province

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China confirms H5N1 bird flu outbreak in Hunan province

Hunan is a province of the People's Republic of China, located in the middle reaches of the Yangtze watershed in South Central China; it borders the province-level divisions of Hubei to the north, Jiangxi to the east, Guangdong and Guangxi to the south, Guizhou to the west, and Chongqing to the northwest. With a population of just over 67 million as of 2014 residing in an area of approximately 210,000 km2 (81,000 sq mi), it is China's 7th most populous and the 10th most extensive province-level by area.