Al-Thawrah District

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Al-Thawrah District
منطقة الثورة
District
Al-Thawrah District in Syria
Location of Al-Thawrah District within Raqqa Governorate
Coordinates (Al-Thawrah): 35°50′12″N 38°32′53″E / 35.8367°N 38.5481°E / 35.8367; 38.5481
Country  Syria
Governorate Raqqa
Seat Al-Thawrah
Subdistricts 3 nawāḥī
Area
 • Total 5,464.68 km2 (2,109.92 sq mi)
Population (2004)[1] 159,840
Geocode SY1103

Al-Thawrah District (Arabic: منطقة الثورة‎, translit. manṭiqat Aṯ Ṯawra‎) is a district of the Raqqa Governorate in northern Syria. Administrative centre is the city of al-Thawrah. At the 2004 census, the district had a population of 159,840.[1]

The administrative center of At Tabqah Subdistrict shown above is the city of At Tabqah.
The administrative center of Al Mansura Subdistrict shown above is the city of Al Mansura.
The administrative center of Al-Jarniyah Subdistrict shown above is the city of Al-Jarniyah.

Sub-districts[edit]

The district of al-Thawrah is divided into three 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. Retrieved 15 October 2015.  Also available in English: "2004 Census Data". UN OCHA. Retrieved 15 October 2015. 
  2. ^ "Al-Thawrah nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05. 
  3. ^ "Al-Mansura nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05. 
  4. ^ "Al-Jerniyeh nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05.