Kerman province

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
(Redirected from Kerman Province)
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Kerman Province
استان کرمان
Location of Kerman within Iran
Location of Kerman within Iran
Coordinates: 30°17′27″N 57°04′04″E / 30.2907°N 57.0679°E / 30.2907; 57.0679Coordinates: 30°17′27″N 57°04′04″E / 30.2907°N 57.0679°E / 30.2907; 57.0679
Country Iran
RegionRegion 5
CapitalKerman
Counties23
Government
 • GovernorTBD
Area
 • Total183,285 km2 (70,767 sq mi)
Elevation
192 m (630 ft)
Population
 (2016)[1]
 • Total3,164,718
 • Density17/km2 (45/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+03:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+04:30 (IRST)
Main language(s)Persian, Garmsiri [2]
HDI (2017)0.778[3]
high · 20th
Websitewww.gov.kr.ir

Kerman Province (Persian: استان کرمان, Ostān-e Kermān) is one of the 31 provinces of Iran. Its capital is Kerman.

References[change | change source]

  1. National Census 2006[permanent dead link]
  2. Habib Borjian, “KERMAN xvi. LANGUAGES,” Encyclopædia Iranica, XVI/3, pp. 301-315, available online at http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/kerman-16-languages
  3. "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". hdi.globaldatalab.org. Retrieved 2018-09-13.