Arrondissements of the Somme department

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The 4 arrondissements of the Somme department are:

  1. Arrondissement of Abbeville, (subprefecture: Abbeville) with 12 cantons and 169 communes. The population of the arrondissement was 125,322 in 1990, and was 125,258 in 1999, a decrease of 0.05%.
  2. Arrondissement of Amiens, (prefecture of the Somme department: Amiens) with 21 cantons and 313 communes. The population of the arrondissement was 293,366 in 1990, and was 299,776 in 1999, an increase of 2.18%.
  3. Arrondissement of Montdidier, (subprefecture: Montdidier) with 5 cantons and 132 communes. The population of the arrondissement was 49,643 in 1990, and was 51,644 in 1999, an increase of 4.03%.
  4. Arrondissement of Péronne, (subprefecture: Péronne) with 8 cantons and 169 communes. The population of the arrondissement was 79,494 in 1990, and was 78,873 in 1999, a decrease of 0.78%.