Safita District

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Safita District (Arabic: منطقة صافيتا‎) is a district (mantiqah) of the Tartus Governorate in Syria. At the 2004 Census it had a population of 129,632.[1] The centre of the district is the city of Safita.

Divisions[edit]

The district of Safita is divided into six sub-districts or Nāḥiyas (population according to 2004 official census):

  • Safita nahiyah (ناحية صافيتا): population 60,172.[2]
  • Mashta al-Helu nahiyah (ناحية مشتى الحلو): population 12,577.[3]
  • Al-Bariqiyah nahiyah (ناحية البارقية): population 7,336.[4]
  • Sebei nahiyah (ناحية سبة): population 7,614.[5]
  • Al-Sisiniyah nahiyah (ناحية السيسنية): population 22,018.[6]
  • Ras al-Khashufah nahiyah (ناحية رأس الخشوفة): population 19,915.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2004 official census
  2. ^ "Safita nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-02. 
  3. ^ "Mashta al-Helu nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-02. 
  4. ^ "Al-Bariqiyah nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-02. 
  5. ^ "Sebei nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-02. 
  6. ^ "Al-Saisiniyah nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-02. 
  7. ^ "Ras al-Khashufah nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-02.