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Central African Republic: Administrative Division

Contents: Prefectures and Sub-Prefectures

The population of the prefectures and sub-prefectures of the Central African Republic.

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
2003-12-08
Population
Estimate
2021-03-01
Bamingui-BangoranPrefecture43,22982,108
BaminguiSub-prefecture6,95410,284
NdéléSub-prefecture36,27571,824
BanguiPrefecture824,0571,425,276
BanguiCity622,771812,407
Bégoua (← Bimbo)Sub-prefecture...264,067
BimboSub-prefecture...348,802
Basse-KottoPrefecture249,150380,172
AlindaoSub-prefecture68,240125,040
KembéSub-prefecture38,83446,050
MingalaSub-prefecture26,53339,672
MobayeSub-prefecture59,72481,498
SatémaSub-prefecture21,62237,097
ZangbaSub-prefecture34,19850,815
Haute-KottoPrefecture90,316128,342
BriaSub-prefecture66,888102,356
OuaddaSub-prefecture18,25321,424
YalingaSub-prefecture5,1754,562
Haut-MbomouPrefecture57,60252,314
BamboutiSub-prefecture2,927310
DjemahSub-prefecture1,8352,484
OboSub-prefecture36,02920,100
ZémioSub-prefecture16,81229,420
KémoPrefecture118,420183,742
DékoaSub-prefecture36,09857,254
MalaSub-prefecture13,80519,680
NdjoukouSub-prefecture29,24046,627
SibutSub-prefecture39,27860,181
Lim-PendéPrefecture248,948442,151
Kodi (← Ngaoundaye)Sub-prefecture...43,985
NgaoundayeSub-prefecture...90,994
PaouaSub-prefecture166,837307,172
LobayePrefecture246,875345,108
BodaSub-prefecture23,98464,013
BoganangoneSub-prefecture28,42639,115
BogandaSub-prefecture14,15919,823
MbaïkiSub-prefecture159,591188,263
MongoumbaSub-prefecture20,71533,894
MambéréPrefecture167,260265,479
Amada-GazaSub-prefecture14,95415,151
CarnotSub-prefecture...159,987
GadziSub-prefecture64,33172,071
Senkpa-Mbaéré (← Carnot)Sub-prefecture...18,270
Mambéré-KadéïPrefecture197,535273,166
BerbératiSub-prefecture140,651189,813
Dédé-MakoubaSub-prefecture17,64923,708
GamboulaSub-prefecture27,56041,196
Sosso-NakomboSub-prefecture11,67518,449
MbomouPrefecture164,009257,803
BakoumaSub-prefecture20,97528,703
BangassouSub-prefecture66,512111,208
GamboSub-prefecture21,14833,294
OuangoSub-prefecture41,41262,662
RafaïSub-prefecture13,96221,936
Nana-GrébiziPrefecture117,816208,821
Kaga-BandoroSub-prefecture...143,186
MbrèsSub-prefecture20,70933,323
Nana-Outa (← Kaga-Bandoro)Sub-prefecture...32,312
Nana-MambéréPrefecture233,666341,796
Abba (Aba)Sub-prefecture20,04331,257
BabouaSub-prefecture51,04277,278
BaoroSub-prefecture33,50258,207
BouarSub-prefecture129,079175,054
Ombella-M'PokoPrefecture155,438269,809
BoaliSub-prefecture28,21262,071
BogangoloSub-prefecture9,9669,801
BossembéléSub-prefecture37,84958,504
DamaraSub-prefecture32,32156,755
YalokéSub-prefecture47,09082,678
OuakaPrefecture276,710446,354
BakalaSub-prefecture8,93011,492
BambariSub-prefecture116,731216,534
GrimariSub-prefecture39,36151,275
IppySub-prefecture41,48459,290
KouangoSub-prefecture70,205107,763
OuhamPrefecture210,021297,904
BossangoaSub-prefecture126,229167,214
MarkoundaSub-prefecture17,59437,399
Nana-BakassaSub-prefecture42,21655,642
Nanga BoguilaSub-prefecture23,98237,649
Ouham-FafaPrefecture159,199225,479
BatangafoSub-prefecture59,00688,407
BoucaSub-prefecture56,47480,531
KaboSub-prefecture...16,064
Sido (← Kabo)Sub-prefecture...40,477
Ouham-PendéPrefecture181,559243,315
BocarangaSub-prefecture82,935102,297
BossemptéléSub-prefecture18,00424,328
BozoumSub-prefecture52,19075,139
KouiSub-prefecture28,43041,551
Sangha-MbaéréPrefecture101,074138,770
BambioSub-prefecture10,82724,664
BayangaSub-prefecture9,91818,556
NolaSub-prefecture80,32995,550
VakagaPrefecture52,25583,188
BiraoSub-prefecture48,36776,267
Ouanda DjalléSub-prefecture3,8886,921

Source: Institut Centrafricain des Statistiques et des Etudes Economiques et Sociales (web).

Explanation: In 2021, the number of prefectures increased from 17 to 20. The 2021 figures are result of an incomplete digital mapping done in preparation of the next population census. All area figures are computed by using geospatial data.