Map of Chad showing Tibesti
|The 2009 census figure is an official estimate.|
It was created in 2008 when the former Borkou-Ennedi-Tibesti Region was split into three. The Tibesti Department became the Tibesti Region. The region is named for the Tibesti Mountains, one of the most prominent mountain chains in the Sahara Desert.
Subdivisions[change | change source]
The region of Tibesti is divided into two departments:
|Tibesti Est||Bardaï||Bardaï, Zoumri, Aouzou, Yebbibou|
|Tibesti Ouest||Zouar||Zouar, Wour, Goubonne|
References[change | change source]
- DEUXIEME RECENSEMENT GENERAL DE LA POPULATION ET DE L’HABITAT: RESULTATS GLOBAUX DEFINITIFS (PDF) (Report). INSEED. March 2012. p. 24. Archived from the original (PDF) on 14 September 2014. Retrieved 10 March 2017.
- International Boundary Study No. 73 – Chad-Niger Boundary (PDF), 1 August 1966, retrieved 5 October 2019