Al-Malikiyah District

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Al-Malikiyah District (Arabic: منطقة المالكية‎) is a district (mantiqah) of the Al-Hasakah Governorate in Syria. At the 2004 Census it had a population of 189,634.[1] The centre of the district is the city Al-Malikiyah. It is mainly dominated by Assyrian/Syriac people and Kurds. It is both the northernmost and easternmost district in Syria.


The district of Al-Malikiyah is divided into 4 sub-districts or Nāḥiyas (population according to 2004 official census):

  • Al-Malikiyah nahiyah (ناحية المالكية): population 112,000.[2]
  • Al-Jawadiyah nahiyah (ناحية الجوادية): population 40,535.[3]
  • Al-Yarubiyah nahiyah (ناحية اليعربية): population 39,459.[4]
  • Ma'badah nahiyah (ناحية معبدة).


  1. ^ 2004 official census
  2. ^ "Al-Malikiyah nahiyah population". Retrieved 2012-07-18. 
  3. ^ "Jawadiyeh nahiyah population". Retrieved 2012-07-18. 
  4. ^ "Ya'robiyeh nahiyah population". Retrieved 2012-07-18.