JORDAN

historical demographical data of the administrative division


MUHAFAZAHcapitalsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.mie2002e1999ue1998ue1997e1996ue1995c1994c1994e1993ue1991e1990e1989e1986e1985e1980e1975?1970e1966?e19611952c1946codecodepos.particularsvariants of the name
source:DS,PCEWJF,TBSYEWSYSH,TBBBJFEWLBSYSYLBSLGLDVGLGLDVGL/EBISOFIPS
Al Balqâ'As-Salt1076415349,6321,4312,2306,8301,3287,4276,1273,5255,0239,0235,3214,7193,8187,2156,0113,0102,395,079,164,9124,1BAJO02wnwBalqa
Al KarakAl Karak32171242214,2197,0191,4188,6182,2175,9169,8169,6174,0163,0140,0132,8120,1116,1132,093,087,681,067,249,9KAJO09cwsplit ca 1988 into three parts: Al Karak, At Tafîlah and (partly) Ma'ânKarak
Al-'Âsimah'Ammân1233,01000,0526,0433,6218,5cwsplit from Al Balqâ' ca 1955; split ca 1988 into 'Ammân, Az Zarqâ' and (partly) Al MafraqAsimah
IrbidIrbid1621626950,7874,2848,3835,4802,2776,6751,6745,81015,0950,0814,6753,4680,2656,7634,0506,0476,4334,0274,0167,6IRJO14nwIrbid includes area of 'Ajlûn and Jarash; Al Mafraq split from Irbid ca 1988
Ma'ânMa'ân3316312804103,995,692,788,385,385,879,779,4154,0144,0113,2108,397,594,078,062,058,458,046,989,629,3MNJO07scMa'an includes area of Al 'AqabahMa'an
Al MafraqAl Mafraq2643510207245,7225,9219,0198,7191,9184,5178,9170,9167,0156,0127,2109,098,695,9MAJO10ncsplit (partly) from Al-'Âsimah and Irbid ca 1988Mafraq
'Amman'Ammân823131782027,71864,51809,81751,71696,31613,01576,21567,91680,01573,01444,41297,11160,01114,6943,4AMJO11cwAmman includes area of Mâ'dabâ
At TafîlahAt Tafîlah211481681,074,572,569,967,564,362,861,266,062,047,445,841,440,0ATJO12cswTafiela
Az Zarqâ' Az Zarqâ'40801575838,3770,8747,9710,7687,0661,0639,5623,9641,0601,0530,9449,9404,5389,7AZJO13ncsplit from Al-'Âsimah ca 1988Zarqa
'Ajlûn'Ajlûn412159118,3108,8105,5104,9101,498,694,594,2213,9AJnwsplit from Irbid ca 1995Ajlun, Ajloun
Al 'AqabahAl 'Aqabah65832542107,198,595,488,885,785,879,879,7AQswsplit from Ma'ân ca 1995Aqabah
JarashJarash402155156,7144,1139,8137,1132,5128,7123,2123,2JAnwsplit from Irbid ca 1995Jerash
Mâ'dabâMâ'dabâ2008775135,9125,0121,3119,1110,7111,4107,3106,3MDwcsplit from 'Ammân ca 1995
SUB-TOTAL (Jordan):'Ammân89342344955329,04900,34755,74600,04444,04273,04139,54095,64152,03888,03453,03111,02796,12694,22233,01774,01668,11094,0900,8586,9370,8
WEST BANK AREA:see also data at the separate file of the state "Palestine"
al-Khalílal-Khalíl145,0145,0119,4125,7Khalil, Hebron
al-Qudsal-Quds288,0418,0344,3301,4El-Kuds, Jerusalem
NâbulusNâbulus414,0414,0341,7315,2Nablus
[Desert]
SUB-TOTAL (West Bank):al-Quds713,0847,0679,9977,0805,5742,3
GENERAL TOTAL:'Ammân178684689904444,04095,63888,03453,03111,02796,12694,22946,02621,02348,02071,01706,21329,2370,8

Particulars:
For the governorates on the "West Bank" see the country "Palestine".
Source "DS/PC" = website Department of Statistics, figures were kindly delivered by Patricia Cicille, via http://www.mgm.fr
Source "JF" = "Jordan in figures", issue no. 2 (2000).
File created on 2001-01-10; revised on 2002-08-30; and last modified on 2004-02-17 by Jan Lahmeyer

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