Document and Entity Information
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2018
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]  
Entity Registrant Name FANHUA INC.
Entity Central Index Key 0001413855
Amendment Flag false
Trading Symbol FANH
Document Type 20-F
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2018
Entity Emerging Growth Company false
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2018
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer Yes
Entity Voluntary Filers No
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer
Entity Shell Company false
Entity Ex Transition Period false
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding 1,273,475,604