Aswan Governorate on the map of Egypt
|• Governor||Magdy Fouad Hegazy|
|• Total||62,726 km2 (24,219 sq mi)|
|• Density||22/km2 (58/sq mi)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
The Aswan Governorate borders Luxor Governorate to the north, Red Sea Governorate to the east, New Valley Governorate to the west, and Sudan's Northern state to the south. It has a population of 1,394,687 inhabitants (2014), and occupies an area of 62,726 km².
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- Britannica Book of the Year 2014, p.589