Malijai

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Malijai
The chateau of Malijai
The chateau of Malijai
Coat of arms of Malijai
Coat of arms
Malijai is located in France
Malijai
Malijai
Coordinates: 44°02′48″N 6°01′52″E / 44.0467°N 6.0311°E / 44.0467; 6.0311Coordinates: 44°02′48″N 6°01′52″E / 44.0467°N 6.0311°E / 44.0467; 6.0311
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Arrondissement Digne-les-Bains
Canton Digne-les-Bains-2
Intercommunality Moyenne Durance
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Eliane Barreille
Area1 26.56 km2 (10.25 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,958
 • Density 74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 04108 /04350
Elevation 422–1,080 m (1,385–3,543 ft)
(avg. 428 m or 1,404 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Malijai is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France.

Geography[edit]

The village lies on the right bank of the Bléone, which forms part of the commune's western border, then flows west through the northern part of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1765 460 —    
1793 464 +0.9%
1806 470 +1.3%
1821 466 −0.9%
1831 529 +13.5%
1836 506 −4.3%
1841 514 +1.6%
1846 554 +7.8%
1851 578 +4.3%
1856 565 −2.2%
1861 537 −5.0%
1866 551 +2.6%
1872 503 −8.7%
1876 605 +20.3%
1881 512 −15.4%
1886 488 −4.7%
1891 497 +1.8%
1896 472 −5.0%
1901 467 −1.1%
1906 511 +9.4%
1911 447 −12.5%
1921 421 −5.8%
1926 457 +8.6%
1931 535 +17.1%
1936 558 +4.3%
1946 592 +6.1%
1954 576 −2.7%
1962 841 +46.0%
1968 988 +17.5%
1975 1,419 +43.6%
1982 1,578 +11.2%
1990 1,703 +7.9%
1999 1,628 −4.4%
2008 1,958 +20.3%

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