Cao Bang is a Province in the north east of Vietnam with a population of more than 500,000. The capital of Cao Bang is Cao Bang (City), which is more than 6 hours by car from Hanoi.
The regional gross domestic product per capita (data 2011, at prices 1994) was 6,3 million VND (or USD 300) compared to a nationwide average of more than USD 1,370 (2011).