Moyen-Chari Region

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Coordinates: 9°08′46″N 18°23′03″E / 9.14611°N 18.38417°E / 9.14611; 18.38417

Moyen-Chari
Region
Map of Chad showing Moyen-Chari.
Map of Chad showing Moyen-Chari.
Country Chad
Departments 3
Sub-prefectures 18
Regional capital Sarh
Government
 • Governor Ahmat Mahamat Karambal
Population (2009)[1]
 • Total 588,008

Moyen-Chari is one of the 23 regions of Chad and its capital is Sarh. Its economy is based on subsistence agriculture, breeding, cotton and sugarcane.

Demography[edit]

The region's population was 588,008 inhabitants in 2009.[1]

The main ethnolinguistic groups are the Sara and the Tupuri.

Subdivisions[edit]

The region of Moyen-Chari is divided into three departments:

Department Capital Sub-prefectures
Barh Köh Sarh Sarh, Korbol, Koumogo, Moussa Foyo, Balimba
Grande Sido Maro (fr) Maro, Danamadji, Djéké Djéké, Sido
Lac Iro Kyabé (fr) Kyabé, Bohobé, Boum Kebbir, Ngondeye, Roro, Baltoubaye, Dindjebo, Alako, Singako

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b DEUXIEME RECENSEMENT GENERAL DE LA POPULATION ET DE L’HABITAT: RESULTATS GLOBAUX DEFINITIFS (PDF) (Report). INSEED. March 2012. p. 24. Retrieved 10 March 2017.