Raqqa District

Raqqa District (Arabic: منطقة مركز الرقة, romanized: Manṭiqat ar-Raqqah) is a district of the Raqqa Governorate in northern Syria. Administrative centre is the city of Raqqa. At the 2004 census, the district had a population of 503,960.[1]

The administrative center of Raqqa Subdistrict shown above is the city of Raqqa.
The administrative center of Al-Karamah Subdistrict shown above is the city of Al-Karamah.
The administrative center of Al-Sabkhah Subdistrict shown above is the city of Al-Sabkhah.
The administrative center of Maadan Subdistrict shown above is the city of Ma'adan.
Raqqa District

منطقة مركز الرقة
Location of Raqqa District within Raqqa Governorate
Raqqa District
Location in Syria
Coordinates (Raqqa): 35.95°N 39.02°E / 35.95; 39.02
Country Syria
GovernorateRaqqa
SeatRaqqa
Subdistricts4 nawāḥī
Area
  Total7,327.92 km2 (2,829.33 sq mi)
Population
 (2004)[1]
503,960
GeocodeSY1101

Sub-districts

The district of Raqqa is divided into four subdistricts or nawāḥī (population as of 2004[1]):

References

  1. "General Census of Population and Housing 2004" (PDF) (in Arabic). Syrian Central Bureau of Statistics. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 December 2015. Retrieved 15 October 2015. Also available in English: "2004 Census Data". UN OCHA. Retrieved 15 October 2015.
  2. "Ar-Raqqah nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Archived from the original on 2013-03-09. Retrieved 2012-07-05.
  3. "As-Sabkha nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05.
  4. "Karamah nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05.
  5. "Ma'adan nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 2012-07-05.


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