|o Chinese character||?|
|o Hanyu Pinyin||H?inán Zàngzú Zìzhìzh?u|
|o Tibetan script|
|o Wylie||mtsho-lho bod-rigs rang-skyong-khul|
|o Tibetan pinyin||Colho Poirig Ranggyong Kü|
Location of Hainan Prefecture in Qinghai
|Country||People's Republic of China|
|Prefecture seat||Gonghe County (Qabqa)|
|Time zone||China Standard (UTC+8)|
Hainan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture formerly known as Tsolho Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture (Chinese: ?; Tibetan: ) is an autonomous prefecture of northeastern Qinghai Province in Western China. The prefecture has an area of 45,895 square kilometres (17,720 sq mi) and its seat is located in Gonghe County. Its name literally means "south of (Qinghai) Lake."
According to the 2000 census, the prefecture has 375,426 inhabitants with a population density of 8.18 inhabitants/km².
The following is a list of ethnic groups in the prefecture, as of the 2000 census.
|1||Gonghe County||Gònghé Xiàn||gser chen rdzong
|2||Tongde County||Tóngdé Xiàn||'ba' rdzong
|3||Guide County||Guìdé Xiàn||thri ka rdzong
|4||Xinghai County||X?ngh?i Xiàn||?||brag dkar rdzong
|5||Guinan County||Guìnán Xiàn||mang rdzong