Gia Lai Province

Gia Lai (listen) is a province in the Central Highlands of Vietnam. It is the second-largest province of Vietnam.

Gia Lai Province

Tỉnh Gia Lai
Location of Gia Lai within Vietnam
Coordinates: 13°45′N 108°15′E
Country Vietnam
RegionCentral Highlands
CapitalPleiku
Government
  People's Council ChairDương Văn Trang
  People's Committee ChairPhạm Thế Dũng
Area
  Total15,494.9 km2 (5,982.6 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)
  Total2,211,102
  Density140/km2 (370/sq mi)
Demographics
  Ethnicities39, including Vietnamese, Gia Rai, Ba Na, Xơ Đăng, Giẻ Triêng
Time zoneUTC+7 (ICT)
Area codes269 (from 17 Jun 2017)
59 (until 16 Jul 2017)
ISO 3166 codeVN-30
Websitewww.ubgialai.gov.vn

Administrative divisions

Gia Lai is subdivided into 17 district-level sub-divisions:

Second Tier
subdivisions
Area
(km²)
Third Tier subdivisions
Ward Township Commune
Pleiku city266.62149
An Khê town200.0765
Ayun Pa town287.0044
Chư Păh District988.66213
Chư Prông District1687.50119
Chư Pưh District716.9518
Chư Sê District642.96114
Đắk Đoa District988.66116
Đắk Pơ District499.6217
Đức Cơ District717.0019
Ia Grai District1157.30112
Ia Pa District870.909
K'Bang District1845.00113
Kông Chro District1442.00113
Krông Pa District1623.60113
Mang Yang District1126.10111
Phú Thiện District501.9119

They are further subdivided into 15 commune-level towns (or townlets), 184 communes, and 24 wards.


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