Béja Governorate

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Béja
باجة
Governorate
Map of Tunisia with Béja highlighted
Map of Tunisia with Béja highlighted
Coordinates: 36°44′N 9°11′E / 36.733°N 9.183°E / 36.733; 9.183Coordinates: 36°44′N 9°11′E / 36.733°N 9.183°E / 36.733; 9.183
Country Tunisia
Created June 21, 1956
Capital Béja
Area
 • Total 3,558 km2 (1,374 sq mi)
Area rank Ranked 14th of 24
Population (2014)
 • Total 303,032
 • Rank Ranked 18th of 24
 • Density 85/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Postal prefix xx
ISO 3166 code TN-??

Béja Governorate (Arabic: ولاية باجةWilāyat Bājah pronounced [ˈbæːʒæ]) is one of the twenty-four governorates of Tunisia. It is situated in northern Tunisia. It covers an area of 3,558 km² and has a population of 303,032(2014 census).[1] The capital is Béja.

The following cities and towns are located in the Béja Governorate:

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