Zaghouan Governorate

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Zaghouan
زغوان
Map of Tunisia with Zaghouan highlighted
Map of Tunisia with Zaghouan highlighted
Coordinates: 36°24′N 10°09′E / 36.400°N 10.150°E / 36.400; 10.150Coordinates: 36°24′N 10°09′E / 36.400°N 10.150°E / 36.400; 10.150
CountryTunisia
CreatedNovember 1, 1976[1]
CapitalZaghouan
Area
 • Total2,768 km2 (1,069 sq mi)
Area rankRanked 18th of 24
Population
 (2014)
 • Total176,945
 • RankRanked 21st of 24
 • Density64/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01 (CET)
Postal prefix
xx
ISO 3166 codeTN-22

Zaghouan Governorate (Arabic: ولاية زغوانWilāyat Zaghwān) is one of the twenty-four governorates of Tunisia. It is in the northeastern part of the country. It covers an area of 2,768 km².[1] As of the 2014 census, 176,945 people lived there.[2][3] The capital is Zaghouan.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 (in French) "tunisieindustrie.nat.tn". Archived from the original on 2008-12-28.
  2. "2014 Tunisian census data". Archived from the original on 2015-05-18.
  3. (in French) Census 2014 (National Institute of Statistics) Archived 2014-10-29 at the Wayback Machine