Ariana Governorate

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Ariana

أريانة
Map of Tunisia with Ariana highlighted
Map of Tunisia with Ariana highlighted
Coordinates: 36°51′45″N 10°11′44″E / 36.86250°N 10.19556°E / 36.86250; 10.19556Coordinates: 36°51′45″N 10°11′44″E / 36.86250°N 10.19556°E / 36.86250; 10.19556
CountryTunisia
CreatedMarch 1, 1983[1]
CapitalAryanah
Government
 • GovernorMahdi Zaoui
Area
 • Total482 km2 (186 sq mi)
Area rankRanked 23rd of 24
Population
 (2014)
 • Total576,088
 • RankRanked 9th of 24
 • Density1,200/km2 (3,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
Postal prefix
xx
ISO 3166 codeTN-12

Ariana Governorate (Arabic: ولاية أريانةWilāyat Aryānah) is one of the twenty-four governorates of Tunisia. It is in the northern part of the country. It covers an area of 482 km².[1] As of the 2014 census, 576,088 people lived there.[2][3] The capital is Aryanah.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 (in French) "tunisieindustrie.nat.tn". Archived from the original on 2009-02-17.
  2. "2014 Tunisian census data". Archived from the original on 2015-05-18.
  3. (in French) Census 2014 (National Institute of Statistics) Archived 2014-10-29 at the Wayback Machine