SOMALIA

historical demographical data of the administrative division


REGIONcapitalsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.mi198019751953?1953c1931codecodepos.particularsvariants of the name
source:BB,LBLBHWLBEBISOFIPS
AwdalBakiAWnw
BakoolXuddur2700010000148,799,9BKSO01wcBakol
BanaadirMuqdisho1700640520,1349,3BNSO02csBenadir
BariBoosaaso7000027000222,3149,3BRSO03ne
BayBaydabho3900015000451,0302,8BYSO04wc
Gal-GuduugDuusa Marreeb4300017000255,9171,8GASO05cGalgudug
GedoGarbahaarrey3200012000235,1157,8GESO06wc
HiiraanBeledweyne3400013000219,3147,3HISO07cHiran
Jubbada DhexeJilib230009000147,899,3JDSO08sw
Jubbada HooseKismaayo6100024000272,4182,9JHSO09sw
MudugGaalkacyo7000027000311,2209,0MUSO10ec
NugaalGaarowe5000019000112,275,3NUSO11cnNogal
SanaagCeerigaabo5400021000216,5145,4SASO12nc
Shabeelaha DhexeJawhar220008000352,0236,4SDSO13cs
Shabeelaha HooseMarka2500010000570,6383,2SHSO14cs
SoolLaascaanoodSOcn
Tug-DheerBurao4100016000383,9257,8TOSO15ncTogder
Woqooyi-GalbeedHargeysa4500017000655,0439,8WOSO16nwNorthwest
TOTAL:Muqdisho6377002456405074,03407,3
former division (until 1964?)in some cases the figures of British Somaliland were included
Alto GiubaBaidoa13149250769362,4362,2292,3Upper Juba
Alto Uebi-Scebeli257,2
Basso GiubaJamame4991719273113,8113,4174,0Lower Juba
BenadirMuqdisho4500417376392,2387,620,3
BuraoBurao12800049421405,0330,0in 1931 part of British SomalilandNorth-East
HargeisaHargeisa4804418550335,0270,0in 1931 part of British SomalilandNorth-West
HiranBeled Weyne256479902176,6176,5109,6Basso Uebi-Scebeli
MigiurtiniaBosaso907443503682,782,748,9Mijirtein
MudughGalka'yo11873745844141,2141,1119,3
TOTAL:Muqdisho6375852461722008,91863,61021,6

Particulars: in most years the population figures are mere estimates.
First input on 1999.02.22; last revision and update on 2001.08.31 by Jan Lahmeyer

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