( chinadaily.com.cn )
Wuhua district, the center of Kunming, gets its name from Wuhua Mountain in the district.
Wuhua district is Yunnan's political, economic, educational and cultural hub. By the end of 2013, its population had reached 0.86 million. In 2014, it covers an area of 381.6 square kilometers.
Wuhua district has been one of Yunhnan's "10 counties" for three consecutive years from 2005 to 2007. In 2011, its GDP totaled 60.8 billion yuan ($9.90 billion), with year-on-year growth of 13 percent.