Zawata

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Zawata
Other transcription(s)
 • Arabic زواتا
Zawata is located in the Palestinian territories
Zawata
Zawata
Location of Zawata within Palestine
Coordinates: 32°14′44.71″N 35°13′33.63″E / 32.2457528°N 35.2260083°E / 32.2457528; 35.2260083Coordinates: 32°14′44.71″N 35°13′33.63″E / 32.2457528°N 35.2260083°E / 32.2457528; 35.2260083
Governorate Nablus
Government
 • Type Village council
Population (2006)
 • Jurisdiction 1,900

Zawata (Arabic: زواتا‎) is a Palestinian town in the Nablus Governorate in northern West Bank, located 6 kilometers Northwest of Nablus. According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS), the town had a population of 1,900 inhabitants in mid-year 2006.[1]

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According to the 1931 census, taken by the British Mandate of Palestine authorities, Zawata had 73 occupied houses and a population of 247, all Muslim.[2]

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