Deir ez-Zor District

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Deir ez-Zor District (Arabic: منطقة دير الزور‎) is a district (mantiqah) administratively belonging to Deir ez-Zor Governorate, Syria. At the 2004 official census, the district had a population of 492,434.[1] Its administrative centre is the city of Deir ez-Zor.

Sub-districts[edit]

The district of Deir ez-Zor is divided into seven sub-districts or Nāḥiyas (population according to 2004 official census):

  • Deir ez-Zor Nahiyah (ناحية دير الزور): population 239,196.[2]
  • Al-Kasrah Nahiyah (ناحية الكسرة): population 63,226.[3]
  • Al-Busayrah Nahiyah (ناحية البصيرة): population 40,236.[4]
  • Al-Muhasan Nahiyah (ناحية الموحسن): population 35,113.[5]
  • Al-Tabni Nahiyah (ناحيةالتبني): population 48,393.[6]
  • Khasham Nahiyah (ناحية خشام): population 28,718.[7]
  • Al-Sur Nahiyah (ناحية الصور): population 37,552.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2004 official census
  2. ^ "Deir ez-Zor nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-06-18. 
  3. ^ "Kasra nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-06-18. 
  4. ^ "Busayrah nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-06-18. 
  5. ^ "Muhasan nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-06-18. 
  6. ^ "Al-Tibni nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-06-18. 
  7. ^ "Khesham nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-06-18. 
  8. ^ "Sour nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-06-18.