Raqqa District

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Raqqa District
منطقة مركز الرقة
District
Raqqa District in Syria
Location of Raqqa District within Raqqa Governorate
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 Nahiya Karamah shown above is the city of Karamah.
The administrative center of Nahiya As-Sabkha shown above is the city of As-Sabkha.
The administrative center of Nahiya Ma'adan 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. Retrieved 15 October 2015.  Also available in English: "2004 Census Data". UN OCHA. Retrieved 15 October 2015. 
  2. ^ "Ar-Raqqah nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05. 
  3. ^ "As-Sabkha nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05. 
  4. ^ "Karamah nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05. 
  5. ^ "Ma'adan nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05.