Guéckédou Prefecture

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Guéckédou Prefecture
Prefecture
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Location of Guéckédou Prefecture and seat in Guinea.
Location of Guéckédou Prefecture and seat in Guinea.
Country  Guinea
Region Nzérékoré Region
Capital Guéckédou
Area
 • Total 1,700 sq mi (4,400 km2)
Population
 • Total 405,000
Time zone Guinea Standard Time (UTC+0)

Guéckédou is a prefecture located in the Nzérékoré Region of Guinea. The capital is Guéckédou. The prefecture covers an area of 4,400 km.² and has an estimated population of 405,000.

Sub-prefectures[edit]

The prefecture is divided administratively into 10 sub-prefectures: Guéckédou-Centre • Bolodou • Fangamadou • Guendembou • Kassadou • Koundou • Nongoa • Ouéndé-Kénéma • Tekoulo • Termessadou-Dibo.

Irrigation in the prefecture

Coordinates: 8°34′00″N 10°08′00″W / 8.5667°N 10.1333°W / 8.5667; -10.1333