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Governorate in Egypt

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NameStatusNativePopulation
Census
1996-11-19
Population
Census
2006-11-11
Population
Estimate
2017-07-01
Population
Estimate
2020-07-01
Sawhāj [Sohag]Governorateسوهاج3,123,1143,747,2894,995,1555,378,799
AkhmīmMarkazمركز أخميم248,191301,294439,080473,192
Al-Balyanā [El Balyana]Markazمركز البلينا314,696381,900525,042564,932
Al-KawtharKism (fully urban)قسم الكوثر...3,0364,8595,267
Al-Marāghah [El Maragha]Markazمركز المراغة256,801303,161394,232424,201
Al-Munsha'āhMarkazمركز المنشأة...313,400404,030435,027
Al-'Usayrāt [Aserat]Markazمركز العسيرات...138,580195,927210,607
Dar as-Salām [Dar el-Salam]Markazمركز دار السلام255,235308,281411,524442,662
Jirjā [Girga]Kism (urban and rural parts)قسم جرجا95,368108,007146,756158,955
Jirjā [Girga]Markazمركز جرجا...263,850331,824356,686
Juhaynah al-Gharbiyah [Juhaynah West]Markazمركز جهينة الغربية167,839200,209272,650293,690
Madīnat Akhmīm al-Jadīdah [New Akhmim]New Cityمدينة أخميم الجديدة0000
Madīnat Sawhāj al-Jadīdah [New Sohag]New Cityمدينة سوهاج الجديدة057174189
Sāqultah [Sakulta]Markazمركز ساقلته134,839160,809207,439223,258
Sawhāj [Sohag]Markazمركز سوهاج320,945397,200536,871577,095
Sawhāj 1 [Sohag]Kism (fully urban)قسم اول سوهاج107,645111,921132,058143,124
Sawhāj 2 [Sohag]Kism (fully urban)قسم ثان سوهاج62,77278,211109,376118,540
ṬahṭāKism (urban and rural parts)قسم طهطا97,526111,867165,026178,462
ṬahṭāMarkazمركز طهطا208,189244,878289,312310,987
ṬimāMarkazمركز طما271,454320,628428,975461,925
Miṣr [Egypt]Republicمِصر‎59,276,67272,798,03195,202,532100,604,140

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

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


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2020)
Males2,780,658
Females2,598,141
Urbanization (E 2020)
Rural4,229,314
Urban1,149,485