Siliana Governorate

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Siliana
ولاية سليانة
Governorate
Map of Tunisia with Siliana highlighted
Map of Tunisia with Siliana highlighted
Coordinates: 36°10′N 9°22′E / 36.167°N 9.367°E / 36.167; 9.367Coordinates: 36°10′N 9°22′E / 36.167°N 9.367°E / 36.167; 9.367
Country Tunisia
Created June 5, 1974
Capital Siliana
Area
 • Total 4,642 km2 (1,792 sq mi)
Area rank Ranked 12th of 24
Population (2014)
 • Total 223,087
 • Rank Ranked 20th of 24
 • Density 48/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Postal prefix xx
ISO 3166 code TN-34

Siliana Governorate (Tunisian Arabic: ولاية سليانةWilāyat Silyānah pronounced [ˌsɪlˈjæːnæ]) is one of the twenty-four governorates (provinces) of Tunisia. It is situated in northern Tunisia. It covers an area of 4,631 km² and has a population of 223,087 (2014 census).[1] The capital is Siliana.

Administrative divisions[edit]

The following ten municipalities are located in Siliana Governorate:

Code Municipality Population
(2014)[2]
2411 Siliana 31,251
2412 Bou Arada 13,162
2413 Gaâfour 10,399
2414 El Krib 7,841
2415 Sidi Bou Rouis 3,258
2416 Maktar 13,542
2417 Rouhia 4,675
2418 Kesra 2,602
2419 Bargou 4,916
2420 El Aroussa 2,905


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