Adale

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Adale
Town
Adale is located in Somalia
Adale
Adale
Location in Somalia.
Coordinates: 2°45′00″N 46°19′00″E / 2.75000°N 46.31667°E / 2.75000; 46.31667Coordinates: 2°45′00″N 46°19′00″E / 2.75000°N 46.31667°E / 2.75000; 46.31667
Country  Somalia
Region Middle Shebelle
District Adale
Population
 • Total 11,600
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Adale (Somali: Cadale; Italian: Adalei), also known as Cadaley, is a coastal town in the southern Middle Shebelle (Shabeellaha Dhexe) region of Somalia.

History[edit]

During the pre-independence period in Italian Somaliland, there stood a station in Adale on the Mogadishu-Villabruzzi Railway.

Demographics[edit]

Adale has a population of around 11,600 inhabitants.[1] The broader Adale District has a total population of 46,720 residents.[2]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Somalia City & Town Population". Tageo. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  2. ^ "Regions, districts, and their populations: Somalia 2005 (draft)". UNDP. Retrieved 21 September 2013. 

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