Al-Bab District

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Al-Bab (Arabic: الباب‎ / ALA-LC: al-Bāb) is a district (mantiqah) administratively belonging to Aleppo Governorate, Syria. At the 2004 Census it had a population of 201,589. Its administrative centre is the city of al-Bab.


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

  • Al-Bab Nahiyah (ناحية الباب): population 112,219.[1]
  • Tedef Nahiyah (ناحية تادف): population 41,951.[2]
  • Al-Rayi Nahiyah (ناحية الراعي): population 15,378.[3]
  • Arima Nahiyah (ناحية عريمة): population 32,041.[4]


Coordinates: 36°22′21″N 37°31′04″E / 36.37250°N 37.51778°E / 36.37250; 37.51778