Macenta Prefecture

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Macenta Prefecture
Prefecture
Location of Macenta Prefecture and seat in Guinea.
Location of Macenta Prefecture and seat in Guinea.
Country  Guinea
Region Nzérékoré Region
Capital Macenta
Area
 • Total 3,300 sq mi (8,600 km2)
Population
 • Total 296,000
Time zone Guinea Standard Time (UTC+0)

Macenta is a prefecture located in the Nzérékoré Region of Guinea. The capital is Macenta. The prefecture covers an area of 8,600 km.² and has an estimated population of 296,000.

Sub-prefectures[edit]

The prefecture is divided administratively into 15 sub-prefectures: Macenta-Centre • Balizia • Binikala • Bofossou • Daro • Fassankoni  • Kouankan • Koyamah • N'Zébéla • Ourémai • Panziazou • Sengbédou • Sérédou  • Vassérédou • Watanka

Coordinates: 8°32′37″N 9°28′22″W / 8.54361°N 9.47278°W / 8.54361; -9.47278