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Qamishli District

Qamishli District (Arabic: منطقة القامشلي‎, romanizedmanṭiqat al-Qāmišlī, Kurdish: Devera Qamişlo‎) is a district of al-Hasakah Governorate in northeastern Syria. The Administrative centre is the city of Qamishli. At the 2004 census, the district had a population of 425,580.[1]

Qamishli District

منطقة القامشلي
Qamishli District in Syria
Location of Qamishli District within al-Hasakah Governorate
Qamishli District is located in Syria
Qamishli District
Qamishli District
Location in Syria
Coordinates (Qamishli): 37°03′N 41°13′E / 37.05°N 41.22°E / 37.05; 41.22
Country Syria
Subdistricts4 nawāḥī
 • Total4,043.54 km2 (1,561.22 sq mi)


The district of Qamishli is divided into four subdistricts or nawāḥī (population as of 2004[1]):

Subdistricts of Qamishli District
PCode Name Area Population Villages Seat
SY080200 Qamishli Subdistrict 637,27 km² 232,095 92 Qamishli
SY080201 Tell Hamis Subdistrict 1,498.73 km² 71,699 129 Tell Hamis
SY080202 Amuda Subdistrict 1,034.86 km² 56,101 103 Amuda
SY080203 al-Qahtaniyah Subdistrict 872,67 km² 65,685 103 al-Qahtaniyah


  1. ^ a b c "General Census of Population and Housing 2004" (PDF) (in Arabic). Syrian Central Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 15 October 2015. Also available in English: "2004 Census Data". UN OCHA. Retrieved 15 October 2015.