Dhusamareb

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Dhusamareb
Dhuusamareeb
دوسمريب
Town
Dhusamareb is located in Somalia
Dhusamareb
Dhusamareb
Location in Somalia
Coordinates: 5°32′06″N 46°23′10″E / 5.53500°N 46.38611°E / 5.53500; 46.38611Coordinates: 5°32′06″N 46°23′10″E / 5.53500°N 46.38611°E / 5.53500; 46.38611
Country  Somalia
Region Galguduud
District Dhusamareb
Population
 • Total 10,500
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Dhusamareb (Somali: Dhuusamareeb), (Arabic: دوسمريب‎‎) also spelled Dhusa Mareb, is the capital of Galmudug State. It serves as the center of the Dhusamareb District.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2000, Dhusamareb had a population of around 10,500 inhabitants.[1] The broader Dhusamareb District has a total population of 91,260 residents.[2] The town is largely inhabited by the Ayr and Sa'ad sub-clans of the Habar Gidir and Darod sub-clan Marehan.

Education[edit]

The Dhusamareb University provides undergraduate degrees.[3]

Notable residents[edit]

General mohamed Nur galaal

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Somalia City & Town Population". Tageo. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  2. ^ "Regions, districts, and their populations: Somalia 2005 (draft)" (PDF). UNDP. Retrieved 21 September 2013. 
  3. ^ "Wax ka baro magacyada iyo tirada jaamacadaha ku yaala gobolada dalka Soomaaliya". Radio Iftin. Retrieved 20 April 2014. 

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