Duraykish District

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Duraykish District
منطقة دريكيش
District
Map of Duraykish District within Tartus Governorate
Map of Duraykish District within Tartus Governorate
Coordinates (Duraykish): 34°53′49″N 36°08′05″E / 34.8969°N 36.1347°E / 34.8969; 36.1347Coordinates: 34°53′49″N 36°08′05″E / 34.8969°N 36.1347°E / 34.8969; 36.1347
Country  Syria
Governorate Tartus
Seat Duraykish
Subdistricts 4 nawāḥī
Area
 • Total 185.87 km2 (71.76 sq mi)
Population (2004)[1]
 • Total 60,978
 • Density 330/km2 (850/sq mi)
Geocode SY1004

Duraykish District (Arabic: منطقة دريكيش‎, translit. manṭiqat Dreikiche‎) is a district of the Tartus Governorate in northwestern Syria. Administrative centre is the town of Duraykish. At the 2004 census, the district had a population of 60,978.[1]

Sub-districts[edit]

The district of Duraykish (Dreikiche) is divided into four sub-districts or nawāḥī (population as of 2004[1]):

  • Duraykish Nahiyah (ناحية دريكيش): population 28,749.[2]
  • Junaynet Ruslan Nahiyah (ناحية جنينة رسلان): population 9,846[3]
  • Hamin Nahiyah (ناحية حمين): population 8,679.[4]
  • Dweir Ruslan Nahiyah (ناحية دوير رسلان): population 13,704.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "2004 Census Data". UN OCHA. Retrieved 15 October 2015. 
  2. ^ "Dreikiche nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05. 
  3. ^ "Jneinet Ruslan nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05. 
  4. ^ "Hmin nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05. 
  5. ^ "Dueir Ruslan nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05.