Kahnuj County

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Kahnuj County
شهرستان کهنوج
County
Country  Iran
Province Kerman
Capital Kahnuj
Bakhsh (Districts) Central District
Population (2006)
 • Total 70,664
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+4:30)
Ravar
Anar
Kerman
Kuhbanan
Zarand
Rafsanjan
Shahr-e Babak
Bardsir
Sirjan
Baft
Rabor
Jiroft
Bam
Anbarabad
Kahnuj
Rudbar-e
Jonubi
Qaleh
Ganj
Manujan
Fahraj
Rigan

Kahnuj County (Persian: شهرستان کهنوج) is a county in Kerman Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Kahnuj.[1] At the 2006 census, the county's population (including portions later split off to form Faryab County) was 102,269, in 21,780 families; excluding those portions, the population was 70,664, in 15,029 families.[2] The county has one district (bakhsh): the Central District. The county has one city: Kahnuj.

The major ethnic group of Kahnuj county is Baluch and speak the Balochi language.

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Coordinates: 27°57′00″N 57°42′00″E / 27.9500°N 57.7000°E / 27.9500; 57.7000