This is a list of traditional top-level regions of China.
Nationalist Era regions
NRA military regions
People's Republic of China in the mainland and ROC on Taiwan (1949–present)
South Central China
Other kinds of statistics
|Provinces included & Notes|
(without Eastern Inner Mongolia)
|1,082,492 km²||153,180,300||142/km²||Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei, Shanxi, and Inner Mongolia (without Chifeng, Hinggan, Hulunbuir, and Tongliao)|
(with Eastern Inner Mongolia)
|1,266,869 km²||121,163,770||96/km²||Liaoning, Jilin, Heilongjiang, and Eastern Inner Mongolia (Chifeng, Hinggan, Hulunbuir, and Tongliao)|
|East China||832,028 km²||407,527,091||499/km²||The above-mentioned seven entities plus the claimed Taiwan Province.|
Taiwan and its surrounding island groups are administered by the Republic of China but claimed by the People's Republic of China.
|Central China||564,700 km²||216,945,029||384/km²||Henan, Hubei, and Hunan|
|South China||449,654 km²||166,614,779||371/km²||Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Hong Kong, and Macau|
|Western China||3,978,700 km²||289,623,281||73/km²||Chongqing, Sichuan, Guizhou, Yunnan, Tibet, Shaanxi, Gansu, Qinghai, Ningxia, and Xinjiang|