Dohuk Governorate

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Duhok Governorate
Parêzgeha Dihokê / پارێزگای دھۆک
Duhok Province
Governorate
Collage of Dohuk Governorate.jpg
Location of Duhok Governorate
Districts and sub districts.
Districts and sub districts.
Coordinates: 37°3′N 43°9′E / 37.050°N 43.150°E / 37.050; 43.150Coordinates: 37°3′N 43°9′E / 37.050°N 43.150°E / 37.050; 43.150
Country  Iraq
Region  Kurdistan
Capital Duhok
Area
 • Total 6,553 km2 (2,530 sq mi)
Population (2013)[1][2]
 • Total 1,356,415
Dohuk Governorate within Kurdistan Region (in 2012) according to Kurdistan Region Statistics Office web site.[3][4][5][6]
Districts of the Dohuk Governorate (in 2012) according to Kurdistan Region Statistics Office web site.[7][8][9][10]

Duhok Governorate (Kurdish: Parêzgeha Dihokê - پارێزگای دھۆک, Arabic: محافظة دهوك‎) (or Duhok Province) is a governorate in Iraqi Kurdistan, Iraq. Its capital is the city of Dohuk. It also includes the city of Zakho, which has at various times served as a checkpoint for the border with Turkey. Prior to 1976 it was part of Ninawa Governorate, which was called Mosul Governorate. Duhok Governorate is mainly inhabited by Kurds and Assyrians

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Duhok is divided into seven Districts.

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