Fria Prefecture

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Fria Prefecture
Prefecture
Location of Fria Prefecture and seat in Guinea.
Location of Fria Prefecture and seat in Guinea.
Country  Guinea
Region Boké Region
Capital Fria
Area
 • Total 2,016 km2 (778 sq mi)
Population (2014 census)
 • Total 96,527
 • Density 48/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone Guinea Standard Time (UTC+0)

Fria is a prefecture located in the Boké Region of Guinea. The capital is Fria. The prefecture covers an area of 2,016 km (1,253 mi).² and has a population of 96,527. It is the site of the first alumina factory in Africa.

Sub-prefectures[edit]

The prefecture is divided administratively into sub-prefectures:

Fria-Centre • Baguinet • Banguingny • Tormelin

Coordinates: 10°22′07″N 13°35′08″W / 10.36861°N 13.58556°W / 10.36861; -13.58556