Kurdistan Province

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Kurdistan Province
استان کردستان
Province
Map of Iran with Kurdistan Province highlighted
Location of Kurdistan Province within Iran
Country Iran
CapitalSanandaj
Counties10
Area
 • Total29,137 km2 (11,250 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total1,603,011
 • Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+03:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+04:30 (IRST)
Main language(s)Persian (official)
local languages:
Kurdish
Azerbaijani[2][3][4][5]

Kurdistan Province (Persian: استان کردستان‎, Ostān-e Kurdistān ) is one of the 31 provinces of Iran. Its capital is Sanandaj.

References[change | change source]

  1. Selected Findings of National Population and Housing Census 2011Archived 2013-05-31 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-10-14. Retrieved 2015-03-18.
  3. Government of Kurdistan Province (Persian) Archived 2013-08-08 at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ghorveh Municipality website (Persian)
  5. Payam Noor University of ghorveh (Persian)