Deir ez-Zor District

Deir ez-Zor District (Arabic: منطقة دير الزور, romanized: manṭiqat Dair az-Zaur) is a district of the Deir ez-Zor Governorate in Northeastern Syria. Administrative centre is the city of Deir ez-Zor. At the 2004 census, the district had a population of 492,434.[1]

The administrative center of al-Kasrah Subdistrict shown above is the city of al-Kasrah.
The administrative center of al-Tabni Subdistrict shown above is the city of al-Tabni.
The administrative center of Deir ez-Zor Subdistrict shown above is the city of Deir ez-Zor.
The administrative center of al-Suwar Subdistrict shown above is the city of al-Suwar.
The administrative center of al-Busayrah Subdistrict shown above is the city of al-Busayrah.
The administrative center of Khasham Subdistrict shown above is the city of Khasham.
The administrative center of Muhasan Subdistrict shown above is the city of Muhasan.
Deir ez-Zor District

منطقة دير الزور
Map of Deir ez-Zor District within Deir ez-Zor Governorate
Coordinates (Deir ez-Zor): 35.33°N 40.15°E / 35.33; 40.15
Country Syria
GovernorateDeir ez-Zor
SeatDeir ez-Zor
Subdistricts7 nawāḥī
Area
  Total14,389.60 km2 (5,555.86 sq mi)
Population
 (2004)[1]
  Total492,434
  Density34/km2 (89/sq mi)
GeocodeSY0901

Subdistricts

The district of Deir ez-Zor is divided into seven subdistricts or nawāḥī (population as of 2004[1]):

  • Deir ez-Zor Subdistrict (ناحية دير الزور): population 239,196.[2]
  • Al-Kasrah Subdistrict (ناحية الكسرة): population 63,226.[3]
  • Al-Busayrah Subdistrict (ناحية البصيرة): population 40,236.[4]
  • Al-Muhasan Subdistrict (ناحية الموحسن): population 35,113.[5]
  • Al-Tabni Subdistrict (ناحيةالتبني): population 48,393.[6]
  • Khasham Subdistrict (ناحية خشام): population 28,718.[7]
  • Al-Suwar Subdistrict (ناحية الصور): population 37,552.[8]

References

  1. "2004 Census Data". UN OCHA. Retrieved 15 October 2015.
  2. "Deir ez-Zor nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Archived from the original on 2012-07-31. Retrieved 2012-06-18.
  3. "Kasra nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Archived from the original on 2013-01-13. Retrieved 2012-06-18.
  4. "Busayrah nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Archived from the original on 2013-01-12. Retrieved 2012-06-18.
  5. "Muhasan nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Archived from the original on 2013-01-12. Retrieved 2012-06-18.
  6. "Al-Tibni nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Archived from the original on 2012-12-28. Retrieved 2012-06-18.
  7. "Khesham nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Archived from the original on 2013-01-12. Retrieved 2012-06-18.
  8. "Sour nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Archived from the original on 2013-01-12. Retrieved 2012-06-18.


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