Raqqa District

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Raqqa District
منطقة مركز الرقة
District
Raqqa District in Syria
Location of Raqqa District within Raqqa Governorate
Raqqa District is located in Syria
Raqqa District
Raqqa District
Location in Syria
Coordinates (Raqqa): 35°57′N 39°01′E / 35.95°N 39.02°E / 35.95; 39.02
Country  Syria
Governorate Raqqa
Seat Raqqa
Subdistricts 4 nawāḥī
Area
 • Total 7,327.92 km2 (2,829.33 sq mi)
Population (2004)[1] 503,960
Geocode SY1101

Raqqa District (Arabic: منطقة مركز الرقة‎, translit. Manṭiqat ar-Raqqah) is a district of the Raqqa Governorate in northern Syria. Administrative centre is the city of Raqqa. At the 2004 census, the district had a population of 503,960.[1]

The administrative center of Raqqa Subdistrict shown above is the city of Raqqa.
The administrative center of Al-Karamah Subdistrict shown above is the city of Al-Karamah.
The administrative center of Al-Sabkhah Subdistrict shown above is the city of Al-Sabkhah.
The administrative center of Maadan Subdistrict shown above is the city of Ma'adan.

Sub-districts[edit]

The district of Raqqa is divided into four subdistricts or nawāḥī (population as of 2004[1]):

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "General Census of Population and Housing 2004" (PDF) (in Arabic). Syrian Central Bureau of Statistics. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 December 2015. Retrieved 15 October 2015.  Also available in English: "2004 Census Data". UN OCHA. Retrieved 15 October 2015. 
  2. ^ "Ar-Raqqah nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Archived from the original on 2013-03-09. Retrieved 2012-07-05. 
  3. ^ "As-Sabkha nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05. [permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "Karamah nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05. [permanent dead link]
  5. ^ "Ma'adan nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05. [permanent dead link]