NICARAGUA

historical demographical data of the administrative division


DEPARTAMENTOcapitalsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.mie2002pc1995c1995e1993c1990me1985me1981me1978ue1976e1975c1971c1971c1963c1945c1940c1930c1920codecodepos.regiónzoneparticularsvariants of the name
source:SHSH,TBBBSYLBLBEWGLGLGLGLLB,TBHWEBEBHBAGISOFIPS
BoacoBoaco42441639175,4136,9124,5129,0117,999,788,779,678,076,169,469,271,948,640,3BONU01cR VNCsplit from Chontales in 1938
Cabo Gracias a DiosCabo Gracias a Dios4,2merged with Zelaya in 1977
CarazoJinotepe1050405191,3149,4141,8165,2150,0126,8109,597,491,990,471,571,166,066,158,450,732,1CANU02wcR IVPa
ChinandegaChinandega49261902448,5350,2349,0357,7330,5279,4228,6199,2187,8184,1154,7155,3125,587,678,564,547,6CINU03wR IIPa
ChontalesJuigalpa63782463185,2144,6137,5276,6129,6109,698,581,483,481,869,168,875,563,261,089,877,6CONU04csR VNCJerez-Chontales
EstelíEstelí2335902224,0174,9168,9181,2169,1143,0110,196,193,090,679,479,268,055,752,035,530,5ESNU05nwR INC
GranadaGranada929359199,4155,7153,2165,2162,6137,4113,199,593,291,471,671,165,758,251,650,134,0GRNU06cwR IVPa
JinotegaJinotega97553766330,3257,9214,1190,1175,6148,5127,2112,6107,1104,992,690,674,854,948,534,027,2JINU07ncR VINC
LeónLeón51071972431,4336,9330,2373,4344,5291,2248,7220,9208,8205,3167,5166,8148,6102,089,698,678,3LENU08wR IIPa
MadrízSomoto1602619137,7107,699,8104,488,775,072,464,562,260,754,053,450,036,934,6MDNU09nwR INCsplit from Segovia in 1935/38
ManaguaManagua367214181400,61093,81056,71188,11026,1867,4819,7678,0558,0556,5504,1485,9317,6153,6133,798,874,7MNNU10wcR IIIPa
MasayaMasaya590228309,1241,4236,1225,1230,8195,1149,0131,5116,0114,193,992,278,480,069,146,840,4MSNU11wcR IVPa
MatagalpaMatagalpa85233291491,4383,8364,8403,7322,3272,5220,5199,4190,7187,5173,8168,1170,3127,5116,890,578,2MTNU12cnR VINC
Nueva SegoviaOcotal31231206190,1148,5151,3132,0122,1103,297,885,080,779,265,765,845,330,727,946,442,7NSNU13ncR INCSegovia split into Madríz and Nueva Segovia (1935/38)Segovia
Río San JuanSan Carlos7473288589,870,170,937,652,244,129,025,524,123,621,220,815,312,811,7SJNU14seZE IIIAtformed from parts of Chontales and Zelaya ca 1957Zona Especial III
RivasRivas2155832179,8140,4141,8147,8149,8126,6108,996,591,088,974,274,163,956,551,340,131,1RINU15swR IVPa
ZelayaBluefields187,7298,9252,7202,5176,9169,7166,3149,0145,589,074,069,946,631,1ZENU16eAtalso known as a split into Zelaya Norte and Zelaya Sur
Zelaya NorteRosita, Puerto Cabezas3215912416246,8192,7175,4ZNNU17neRAANAtsplit from ZelayaAtlántico Norte, Región Autónoma del Atlántico Norte, RAAN
Zelaya SurBluefields2740710581348,6272,3223,5ZSNU18eRAASAtsplit from ZelayaAtlántico Sur, Bluefields, Región Autónoma Atlántico Sur, RAAS
unofficial division into 3 zones: Atlantico (At), Norte Central (NC) and Pacifico (Pa)
TOTAL (land area):12142846884a higher-level subdivision into 6 regions and 3 special zones formed on 1982.07.26
Inland water103844009
TOTAL:Managua131812508935579,44357,14139,54264,83870,73272,22824,02444,12235,72205,61911,51877,91526,01095,6983,2805,2637,2

Particulars:
File created on 1996.08.21; revised on 2001.05.21; last modified on 2002.09.06 by Jan Lahmeyer

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