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Erzincan Province (Turkish: Erzincan ili) is a province in the eastern region of Anatolia, Turkey, and home to Erzincan, a city which was destroyed and rebuilt after an earthquake of magnitude 7.9 on December 27, 1939.[2] The population was 224,949 in 2010.

Erzincan Province

Erzincan ili
Location of Erzincan Province in Turkey
Location of Erzincan Province in Turkey
CountryTurkey
RegionNortheast Anatolia
SubregionErzurum
Government
 • Electoral districtErzincan
Area
 • Total11,974 km2 (4,623 sq mi)
Population
 (2018)[1]
 • Total236,034
 • Density20/km2 (51/sq mi)
 • Urban
114,437
Area code(s)0446
Vehicle registration24

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GeographyEdit

Erzincan is traversed by the northeasterly line of equal latitude and longitude.

DistrictsEdit

 
Districts of Erzincan

Erzincan province is divided into 9 districts (capital district in bold):

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of provinces by years - 2000-2018". Turkish Statistical Institute. Retrieved 9 March 2019.
  2. ^ Rosie Ayliffe, Marc Dubin, John Gawthrop, Terry Richardson, Turkey, 1136 pp., Rough Guides, 2003, ISBN 1-84353-071-6, ISBN 978-1-84353-071-8 (see p.1016)

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