Taichung is a metropolitan area in Taiwan
Inhabitants: 2,225,000 (World Rank 183)
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Taichung (sometimes romanised as Taizhong) (traditional Chinese: 臺中市 or 台中市 (also matches simplified); Hanyu Pinyin: Táizhōng Shì; Tongyong Pinyin: Táijhōng Shìh; Wade-Giles: T'ai-chung-shih; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Tâi-tiong-chhī) is a city located in west-central Taiwan with a population of just over one million people, making it the third largest city on the island, after Taipei and Kaohsiung. It is officially administrated as a provincial city of Taiwan Province in the Republic of China. The city's name is Chinese for "Central Taiwan."