Bellen

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Bellen
Commune
Bellen is located in Mali
Bellen
Bellen
Location in Mali
Coordinates: 14°6′50″N 6°43′40″W / 14.11389°N 6.72778°W / 14.11389; -6.72778Coordinates: 14°6′50″N 6°43′40″W / 14.11389°N 6.72778°W / 14.11389; -6.72778
Country  Mali
Region Ségou Region
Cercle Ségou Cercle
Admin centre (chef-lieu) Sagala
Area[1]
 • Total 3,189 km2 (1,231 sq mi)
Population (2009 census)[2]
 • Total 3,373
 • Density 1.1/km2 (2.7/sq mi)
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

Bellen is a rural commune in the Cercle of Ségou in the Ségou Region of Mali. It is the most northerly within the cercle and is sparsely populated with only 9 villages in an area of approximately 3,189 square kilometers.[3] In the 2009 census it had a population of 6,949.[2] The chef-lieu is the village of Sagala which lies 89 km northwest of Ségou.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Common and Fundamental Operational Datasets Registry: Mali, United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, archived from the original on 2012-12-14 . commune_mali.zip (Originally from the Direction Nationale des Collectivités Territoriales, République du Mali)
  2. ^ a b Resultats Provisoires RGPH 2009 (Région de Ségou) (PDF) (in French), République de Mali: Institut National de la Statistique .
  3. ^ Communes de la Région de Ségou (PDF) (in French), Ministère de l’administration territoriale et des collectivités locales, République du Mali, archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-09-19 .

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