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Ariana Governorate

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Country  Tunisia
Capital  Aryanah
Time zone  CET (UTC+01)
Area  482 km²
ISO 3166 code  ISO 3166-2:TN
Created  March 1, 1983
Area rank  Ranked 23rd of 24
Postal prefix  xx
Population  576,088 (2014)
Ariana Governorate

Ariana Governorate (Arabic: ولاية أريانة‎‎ Wilāyat Aryānah [ærˈjæːnæ]) is one of the twenty-four governorates (provinces) of Tunisia. It is in northern Tunisia, approximately triangular, having as one of its sides part of the Gulf of Tunis, it covers an area of 482 km² and has a population of 576,088 (2014 census). The capital is Aryanah.

Contents

Map of Ariana, Tunisia

Geography

The governorate borders the governorates of Tunis and Bizerte.

The average temperature is 18.7 °C, and annual rainfall is 450 millimeters.

Administrative divisions

Administratively, the governorate is divided into seven delegations (mutamadiyat), six municipalities, four rural councils, and 42 sectors (imadas). The delegations and their populations from the 2004 and 2014 censuses, are listed below:

The following six municipalities are located in Ariana Governorate:

References

Ariana Governorate Wikipedia


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