|• Total||5,034 km2 (1,944 sq mi)|
|Population (2013 )|
|• Density||270/km2 (700/sq mi)|
Karbala Governorate (Arabic: كربلاء Karbalāʾ) is a governorate in central Iraq. Its administrative center is the city of Karbala, a holy city for Shia Muslims for housing the shrine of the revered Imam Hussein. The population is over 99.99% Shia. The governorate includes part of the artificial Lake Milh.
- Governor: Akeel Al Turaihi
- Deputy Governor: Jawad al-Hasnawi 
- Provincial Council Chairman (PCC): Abdul al-Al al-Yasseri 
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