Hawalli Governorate

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Hawally
حولي
Governorate
Dome  of Al Othman Mosque in Hawalli, the capital of Hawalli Governorate
Dome of Al Othman Mosque in Hawalli, the capital of Hawalli Governorate
Map of Kuwait with Hawally highlighted
Map of Kuwait with Hawally highlighted
Coordinates (Hawally District): 29°19′59″N 48°01′44″E / 29.333°N 48.029°E / 29.333; 48.029Coordinates: 29°19′59″N 48°01′44″E / 29.333°N 48.029°E / 29.333; 48.029
Country  Kuwait
Capital Hawally District
Districts 10
Area
 • Total 82 km2 (32 sq mi)
Population (2007-12-31)
 • Total 714,876
 • Density 8,700/km2 (23,000/sq mi)
Time zone EAT (UTC+03)
ISO 3166 code KW-HW

Hawally (Arabic: حولي‎) is one of the six governorates of Kuwait, consisting of the following districts:[1]

The current governor of the Hawally governorate is Lt.Gen.(ret.) Sheikh Ahmad Al-Nawaf Al-Sabah.

A 2005 estimate reports the population of Hawally to be 393,861 (source:[2]).

As of 31 December 2007 Hawally population is estimated to be 714,876 (source PACI:[3]).

Sports[edit]

Qadsia SC and Al-Salmiya SC are situated in Hawalli governorate.

Notable People from Hawally[edit]

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