Sidi Bouzid Governorate

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Sidi Bouzid
ولاية سيدي بوزيد
Governorate
Map of Tunisia with Sidi Bouzid highlighted
Map of Tunisia with Sidi Bouzid highlighted
Coordinates: 35°02′N 9°30′E / 35.033°N 9.500°E / 35.033; 9.500Coordinates: 35°02′N 9°30′E / 35.033°N 9.500°E / 35.033; 9.500
Country Tunisia
Created January 1, 1973[1]
Capital Sidi Bouzid
Area
 • Total 7,405 km2 (2,859 sq mi)
Area rank Ranked 7th of 24
Population (2014)
 • Total 429,912
 • Rank Ranked 13th of 24
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Postal prefix 91
ISO 3166 code TN-43

Sidi Bouzid Governorate (Tunisian Arabic: ولاية سيدي بوزيد‎), sometimes spelt Sidi Bou Zid, is one of the 24 governorates (provinces) of Tunisia. It is situated in central Tunisia. It covers an area of 7405 km²[1] and has a population of 429,912 (2014 census).[2] The capital is Sidi Bouzid.

The following cities and towns are located in the governorate:

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