Bukan

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Bukan

شارۆچکه‌ی بۆکان
city
Bukan
Bukan
Country Iran
ProvinceWest Azerbaijan
CountyBukan
BakhshCentral
Population
(2006)
 • Total149,340
 • Estimate 
(2012)
172.000
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)

Bukan (Kurdish: بۆکان‎, Persian: بوکان‎) is a city in the West Azerbaijan province of Iran. Bokan is between Saqqez and Miandoab. Bokan's people are Kurd. They speak in Kurdi and most of them are able to speak Persian. Most of people believe in Islam.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "The GeoNames Search Page Has Moved". geonames.nga.mil.
  2. http://www.ensani.ir/fa/content/28187/default.aspx