Bas-Sassandra District (French: District du Bas-Sassandra) is one of fourteen administrative districts of Ivory Coast. The district is located in the southwest part of the country. The capital of the district is San-Pédro.
District du Bas-Sassandra
|• Total||25,800 km2 (10,000 sq mi)|
|• Density||88/km2 (230/sq mi)|
The district was created in a 2011 administrative reorganisation of the subdivisions of Ivory Coast. Its territory is composed of the former region of Bas-Sassandra with the addition of the department of Fresco, which was transferred from the region of Sud-Bandama.
According to the 2014 census, Bas-Sassandra District has a population of 2,280,548.
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- Décret n° 2011-263 du 28 septembre 2011 portant organisation du territoire national en Districts et en Régions.
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