Chaouia-Ouardigha

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Chaouia-Ouardigha
الشاوية ورديغة
Region
Location in Morocco
Location in Morocco
Coordinates: 33°0′N 7°37′W / 33.000°N 7.617°W / 33.000; -7.617Coordinates: 33°0′N 7°37′W / 33.000°N 7.617°W / 33.000; -7.617
Country  Morocco
Capital Settat
Government
 • Wali Mohamed El Yazid Zellou
Area
 • Total 7,010 km2 (2,710 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 1,655,660
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) WEST (UTC+1)

Chaouia-Ouardigha (Arabic: الشاوية ورديغة‎ (Ǧihâtu š-Šāwīyâ - Wardīġâ)) is one of the sixteen regions of Morocco. It is situated in north-central Morocco. It covers an area of 7,010 km² and has a population of 1,655,660 (2004 census).[1] The capital is Settat.

The Wali (governor) of the region is Mohamed El Yazid Zellou.

The region is made up of the following provinces :

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Recensement général de la population et de l'habitat de 2004". Haut-commissariat au Plan, Lavieeco.com. Retrieved 22 April 2012.