Vice Premier of the People's Republic of China

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Vice Premiers of the
State Council of the
People's Republic of China
中华人民共和国国务院副总理
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Incumbent
Han Zheng
Sun Chunlan
Hu Chunhua
Liu He

since 19 March 2018
StyleVice Premier (副总理)
(informal)
Reports toPremier of the State Council
ResidenceZhongnanhai
SeatRegent Palace, Zhongnanhai, Beijing
NominatorPremier of the State Council
AppointerPresident
Term lengthFive years, renewable once consecutively
PrecursorVice Premier of the Government Administration Council of the Central People's Government
Inaugural holderChen Yun
FormationSeptember 1954; 68 years ago (1954-09)
WebsiteState Council

The vice premiers of the State Council of the People's Republic of China (Chinese: 中华人民共和国国务院副总理; pinyin: Zhōnghuá Rénmín Gònghéguó Guówùyuàn Fùzǒnglǐ) are high-ranking officials under the premier and above the ministers. The current vice premiers, in order of rank, are Han Zheng, Sun Chunlan, Hu Chunhua and Liu He.

Current Premiers[change | change source]

Vice premiers of the People's Republic of China
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Han Zheng
Rank 1st Member of the Politburo Standing Committee (7th Ranked)

finance, development, reform, land, resources,
environmental protection, housing, urban-rural development, etc.

Name Han Zheng
Constituency Shaanxi At-large
Ethnicity Han
Birthplace Shanghai
took office since 19 March 2018
Sun Chunlan
Rank 2nd Member of the Politburo

education, health, sports, & culture

Name Sun Chunlan
Constituency Jilin At-large
Ethnicity Han
Birthplace Raoyang County, Hebei
took office since 19 March 2018
Hu Chunhua
Rank 3rd Member of the Politburo

agriculture, water resources, commerce, & tourism

Name Hu Chunhua
Constituency Hunan At-large
Ethnicity Han
Birthplace Wufeng County, Hubei
took office since 19 March 2018
Liu He
Rank 4th Member of the Politburo

industry, transport, bank, human resources, & social security

Name Liu He
Constituency Shanxi At-large
Ethnicity Han
Birthplace Beijing
took office since 19 March 2018