Kankan Prefecture

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Kankan Prefecture
Prefecture
Location of Kankan Prefecture and seat in Guinea.
Location of Kankan Prefecture and seat in Guinea.
Country  Guinea
Region Kankan Region
Capital Kankan
Area
 • Total 4,465 sq mi (11,564 km2)
Population
 • Total 235,000
Time zone Guinea Standard Time (UTC+0)

Kankan is a prefecture located in the Kankan Region of Guinea. The capital is Kankan. The prefecture covers an area of 11,564 km.² and has an estimated population of 235,000.

Sub-prefectures[edit]

The prefecture is divided administratively into sub-prefectures:

Kankan-Centre • Balandougou • Bate-Nafadji • Boula • Gbérédou-Baranama • Kanfamoriyah • Koumban • Mamouroudou • Missamana • Moribayah • Sabadou-Baranama • Tinti-Oulen • Tokounou

Coordinates: 10°23′05″N 9°18′25″W / 10.38472°N 9.30694°W / 10.38472; -9.30694