Département de Tanda
Location in Ivory Coast. Tanda Department has had these boundaries since 2009.
|1988||Established as a first-level subdivision via a division of Bondoukou Dept|
|1997||Converted to a second-level subdivision|
|2005||Divided to create Koun-Fao Dept|
|2009||Divided to create Transua Dept|
|2011||Converted to a third-level subdivision|
|• Prefect||Andjou Koua|
|• Total||1,625 km2 (627 sq mi)|
|• Density||48/km2 (120/sq mi)|
|Time zone||GMT (UTC+0)|
Tanda Department is a department of Gontougo Region in Zanzan District, Ivory Coast. In 2014, its population was 77,555 and its seat is the settlement of Tanda. The sub-prefectures of the department are Amanvi, Diamba, Tanda, and Tchèdio.
In 1997, regions were introduced as new first-level subdivisions of Ivory Coast; as a result, all departments were converted into second-level subdivisions. Tanda Department was included in Zanzan Region.
In 2011, districts were introduced as new first-level subdivisions of Ivory Coast. At the same time, regions were reorganised and became second-level subdivisions and all departments were converted into third-level subdivisions. At this time, Tanda Department became part of Gontougo Region in Zanzan District.
- "Tanda, à la découverte d’une mosaïque de traditions et de cultures", abidjan.net, 26 November 2012.
- "Côte d'Ivoire". geohive.com. Retrieved 5 December 2015.
- "Regions of Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)", statoids.com, accessed 16 February 2016.
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