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Governorate in Egypt

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NameNativeStatusPopulation
Census
1996-11-19
Population
Census
2006-11-11
Population
Estimate
2019-07-01
Sawhāj [Sohag]سوهاجGovernorate3,123,1143,747,2895,254,870
Akhmīmمركز أخميمMarkaz248,191301,294462,098
Al-Balyanā [El Balyana]مركز البليناMarkaz314,696381,900552,131
Al-Kawtharقسم الكوثرKism (fully urban)...3,0365,129
Al-Marāghah [El Maragha]مركز المراغةMarkaz256,801303,161414,578
Al-Munsha'āhمركز المنشأةMarkaz...313,400425,021
Al-'Usayrāt [Aserat]مركز العسيراتMarkaz...138,580205,936
Dar as-Salām [Dar el-Salam]مركز دار السلامMarkaz255,235308,281432,696
Jirjā [Girga]قسم جرجاKism (urban and rural parts)95,368108,007154,835
Jirjā [Girga]مركز جرجاMarkaz...263,850348,775
Juhaynah al-Gharbiyah [Juhaynah West]مركز جهينة الغربيةMarkaz167,839200,209286,872
Madīnat Akhmīm al-Jadīdah [New Akhmim]مدينة أخميم الجديدةNew City000
Madīnat Sawhāj al-Jadīdah [New Sohag]مدينة سوهاج الجديدةNew City057185
Sāqultah [Sakulta]مركز ساقلتهMarkaz134,839160,809218,173
Sawhāj [Sohag]مركز سوهاجMarkaz320,945397,200564,296
Sawhāj 1 [Sohag]قسم اول سوهاجKism (fully urban)107,645111,921139,371
Sawhāj 2 [Sohag]قسم ثان سوهاجKism (fully urban)62,77278,211115,433
Ṭahṭāقسم طهطاKism (urban and rural parts)97,526111,867173,972
Ṭahṭāمركز طهطاMarkaz208,189244,878304,090
Ṭimāمركز طماMarkaz271,454320,628451,279
Miṣr [Egypt]مِصر‎Republic59,276,67272,798,03198,901,934

Source: Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS), Egypt (web).

Explanation: The tabvulated estimates are based on the results of the 2017 census. Some figures for 2006 are computed using preliminary census results. Area of districts are computed using geospatial data.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2019)
Males2,716,866
Females2,538,004
Urbanization (E 2019)
Rural4,135,507
Urban1,119,363