Kurdistan province

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Kurdistan Province
استان کردستان
Map of Iran with Kurdistan Province highlighted
Location of Kurdistan Province within Iran
Coordinates: 35°18′41″N 46°59′46″E / 35.3113°N 46.9960°E / 35.3113; 46.9960Coordinates: 35°18′41″N 46°59′46″E / 35.3113°N 46.9960°E / 35.3113; 46.9960
CountryIran
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. "بیجار". 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)". Archived from the original on 2020-01-05. Retrieved 2018-06-06.
  5. "Payam Noor University of ghorveh (Persian)". Archived from the original on 2010-06-07. Retrieved 2018-06-06.

Other websites[change | change source]

Media related to Kurdistan Province at Wikimedia Commons
Kurdistan (province) travel guide from Wikivoyage