Hafeir al-Fouqa

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Hafeir al-Fouqa
حفير الفوقا
Village
Hafeir al-Fouqa is located in Syria
Hafeir al-Fouqa
Hafeir al-Fouqa
Location in Syria
Coordinates: 33°42′48″N 36°28′40″E / 33.71333°N 36.47778°E / 33.71333; 36.47778Coordinates: 33°42′48″N 36°28′40″E / 33.71333°N 36.47778°E / 33.71333; 36.47778
Country  Syria
Governorate Rif Dimashq Governorate
District Al-Tall District
Nahiyah Saidnaya
Population (2004 census)[1]
 • Total 3,441
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Hafeir al-Fouqa (Arabic: حفير الفوقا) is a Syrian village in the Al-Tall District of the Rif Dimashq Governorate. According to the Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS), Hafeir al-Fouqa had a population of 3,441 in the 2004 census.[1] Its inhabitants are predominantly Sunni Muslims.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b General Census of Population and Housing 2004[permanent dead link]. Syria Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS). Rif Dimashq Governorate. (in Arabic)
  2. ^ Smith, 1841, p. 172.

Bibliography[edit]