Manouba Governorate (Arabic: ولاية منوبة Wilāyat Mannūbah pronounced [ˌmænˈnuːbæ]; French: Gouvernorat de la Manouba) is one of the twenty-four governorates (provinces) of Tunisia and is in inland, northern Tunisia. It has a population of 379,518 (as at the 2014 census), and an area of 1,137 km2. The capital is Manouba.
|Created||31 July 2000|
|• Governor||Mohamed Cheikhrouhou (since 2020)|
|• Total||1,137 km2 (439 sq mi)|
|• Rank||Ranked 20th of 24|
|• Rank||Ranked 15th of 24|
|• Density||330/km2 (860/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+01 (CET)|
|ISO 3166 code||TN-14|
The governorate is 5.5 kilometres (3.4 mi) from the capital, in an area of foothills of and verdant plains below the Tell Atlas uplands and borders Bizerte, Zaghouan, Beja, Tunis, Ariana and Ben Arous Governorates. The east and west of the province have high foothills; from both ranges the three lakes of Tunis and the Bay of Tunis can be seen. The east part of the west range is named the Forest of Tebourba, one of its four largest settlements.
Administrative divisions edit
|Delegation||Population in 2004||Population in 2014|
|Borj El Amri||16,184||17,408|
Nine municipalities are in Manouba Governorate:
|1416||Borj El Amri||6,519|
- "2014 Tunisian census data". Archived from the original on 2015-05-18.
- (in French) Census 2014 (National Institute of Statistics) Archived 2014-10-29 at the Wayback Machine
- (in French) "Gouvernorat de Manouba" Portail de l'industrie Tunisienne Archived 2009-02-17 at the Wayback Machine
- (in French) 2004 Census: Manouba Governorate[permanent dead link] from Institut national de la statistique of Tunisia
- Recensement Général de la Population et de l'Habitat 2014 – Population, logements et ménages par commune et arrondissement [Census 2014 results – population, accommodation and households per municipality and delegation] (Report) (in French). National Institute of Statistics. 1 April 2015. Retrieved 18 February 2016.