Gia Lai Province

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Gia Lai province)
Jump to: navigation, search
Gia Lai Province
Tỉnh Gia Lai
Province
Location of Gia Lai within Vietnam
Location of Gia Lai within Vietnam
Coordinates: 13°45′N 108°15′E / 13.750°N 108.250°E / 13.750; 108.250Coordinates: 13°45′N 108°15′E / 13.750°N 108.250°E / 13.750; 108.250
Country  Vietnam
Region Central Highlands
Capital Pleiku
Government
 • People's Council Chair Ksor Nham
 • People's Committee Chair Phạm Thế Dũng
Area
 • Total 15,494.9 km2 (5,982.6 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Total 1,277,600
 • Density 82/km2 (210/sq mi)
Demographics
 • Ethnicities 39, including Vietnamese, Gia Rai, Ba Na, Xơ Đăng, Giẻ Triêng
Time zone ICT (UTC+7)
Calling code 59
ISO 3166 code VN-30
Website UBND Gia Lai

Gia Lai (About this sound listen) is a province in the Central Highlands of Vietnam.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Yaly Hydroelectric Station in Gia Lai

The province is divided into one city (Pleiku), two towns (An Khê and Ayun Pa), and 13 districts:

  1. Chư Păh
  2. Chư Prông
  3. Chư Sê
  4. Chư pưh
  5. Đắk Đoa
  6. Đắk Pơ
  7. Đức Cơ
  8. Ia Grai
  9. Ia Pa
  10. K'Bang
  11. Kông Chro
  12. Krông Pa
  13. Mang Yang
  14. Phú Thiện