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Departments of El Salvador

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El Salvador is divided into 14 departments (departamentos) for administrative purposes, subdivided into 262 municipalities (municipios). The country is a unitary state.


The departments are grouped into three regions for statistical and geographic purposes.
Western Region

  • Ahuachapán
  • Santa Ana
  • Sonsonate
  • Central Region

  • Cabañas
  • Chalatenango
  • Cuscatlán
  • La Libertad
  • La Paz
  • San Salvador
  • San Vicente
  • Eastern Region

  • La Unión
  • Morazán
  • San Miguel
  • Usulután
  • References

    Departments of El Salvador Wikipedia