Darbas

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For the town in Lori Province, see Darpas. For the village in Iran, see Darbas, Iran.
Darbas
Դարբաս
community
The church of Darbas
The church of Darbas
Darbas is located in Armenia
Darbas
Darbas
Coordinates: 39°26′24″N 46°07′20″E / 39.44000°N 46.12222°E / 39.44000; 46.12222Coordinates: 39°26′24″N 46°07′20″E / 39.44000°N 46.12222°E / 39.44000; 46.12222
Country  Armenia
Marz (Province) Syunik
Area[1]
 • Total 28.09 km2 (10.85 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 972
 • Density 35/km2 (90/sq mi)
Time zone   (UTC+4)
Darbas at GEOnet Names Server

Darbas (Armenian: Դարբաս), is a village and rural community (municipality) in the Syunik Province of Armenia.

The community of Darbas includes the villages of Darbas and Shamb. The distance between Darbas and Shamb is approximately 8k by road. The National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia (ARMSTAT) reported the community's population as 1,234 in 2010,[2] up from 1,141 at the 2001 census.[3] ARMSTAT reported the village's population as 556 at the 2011 census,[4] down from 698 at the 2001 census.[3] There are primary schools and basic health clinics in both Darbas and Shamb. The school and health clinic in Darbas are the largest and most resourced in the Darbas valley.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Region.mtaes.am/ "Syunik regional e-Governance System" Check |url= value (help) (in Armenian). Syunik Region Province provincial government.  Click on link entitled "Համայնքներ" (community) and search for the place by Armenian name.
  2. ^ "Marzes of the Republic of Armenia and Yerevan City in Figures, 2010" (PDF). National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia (ARMSTAT). 
  3. ^ a b Report of the results of the 2001 Armenian Census, National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia
  4. ^ "Report of the Results of the 2011 Armenian Census" (PDF). National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia.