Nabatieh Governorate

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Nabatieh
محافظة النبطية
Gouvernorat de Nabatieh
Map of Lebanon with Nabatieh highlighted
Map of Lebanon with Nabatieh highlighted
Coordinates: 33°22′N 35°28′E / 33.367°N 35.467°E / 33.367; 35.467Coordinates: 33°22′N 35°28′E / 33.367°N 35.467°E / 33.367; 35.467
CountryLebanon
CapitalNabatieh
Government
 • GovernorMahmoud Al-Mawla
Area
 • Total1,058 km2 (408 sq mi)
Population
 • Estimate 
(31 December 2017)[1]
383,839
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Nabatieh Governorate (Arabic: محافظة النبطية, Muḥāfaẓat an-Nabaṭiyyah) is one of the nine governorates of Lebanon. The area of this governorate is 1,058 km2. The capital is Nabatieh.

Districts[edit]

The governorate is divided into four districts (Aqdiya, singular qadaa) containing 116 municipalities. The capitals are in brackets:

Nabatieh Governorate

Religion in Nabatieh Governorate[edit]

Religion in the Nabatieh Governorate

  Shia Islam (60%)
  Sunni Islam (3%)
  Christianity (30%)
  Druze (7%)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brinkhoff, Thomas (2 March 2019). "Lebanon: Administrative Division". City Population. Retrieved 3 July 2021.