Al Bayda Governorate

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Al-Bayda' Governorate

مُحَافَظَة ٱلْبَيْضَاء
Governorate
Al-Khadra, Al-A'rsh District, Rada', Al-Bayda'
Al-Khadra, Al-A'rsh District, Rada', Al-Bayda'
Al Bayda' in Yemen.svg
CountryYemen
SeatRada'
Government
 • GovernorSalah al-Rassass
Area
 • Total11,193 km2 (4,322 sq mi)
Population
(2011)[1]
 • Total695,000
 • Density62/km2 (160/sq mi)

Al Bayda Governorate (Arabic: مُحَافَظَة ٱلْبَيْضَاءMuḥāfaẓat Al-Bayḍāʾ), also spelt Al-Baidhah or Beida, is one of the governorates (muhafazat) of Yemen. It is located near the centre of the country, around the town of Al Bayda. Its population, according to the 2004 Yemeni census, was 571,778.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Statistical Yearbook 2011". Central Statistical Organisation. Retrieved 24 February 2013.