Logone Oriental Prefecture

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Logone Oriental Prefecture
Préfecture du Logone Oriental
Prefecture of Chad

1962–1999
 

Flag of Logone Oriental

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Location of Logone Oriental
Capital Doba
8°39′N 16°51′E / 8.650°N 16.850°E / 8.650; 16.850Coordinates: 8°39′N 16°51′E / 8.650°N 16.850°E / 8.650; 16.850
Government Prefecture
Historical era Cold War
 -  Established[1] 9 January 1962
 -  Disestablished[1] 1 September 1999
Area
 -  1993 28,035 km2 (10,824 sq mi)
Population
 -  1993 441,064 
Density 15.7 /km2  (40.7 /sq mi)
Political subdivisions Sub-prefectures (1993)[2]
  • Baïbokoum
  • Bébédjia
  • Doba
  • Goré
Area and population source:[1]

This article refers to one of the former prefectures of Chad. From 2002 the country was divided into 18 regions.

Logone Oriental was one of the 14 prefectures of Chad. Located in the southwest of the country, Logone Oriental covered an area of 28,035 square kilometers and had a population of 441,064 in 1993. Its capital was Doba.

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See also : Regions of Chad - Departments of Chad