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Sanaʽa (Arabic: صنعاءṢanʿāʾ) is a governorate of Yemen. Its capital is Sanaʽa, which is also the national capital. However, the city of Sanaʽa is not part of the Governorate but instead forms the separate governorate of Amanat Al-Asemah. The Governorate covers an area of 13,850 km². As of 2004, the population was 2,918,379 inhabitants.

Sanaʽa

صنعاء
Governorate
Sana'a in Yemen.svg
CountryYemen
SeatSanaʽa
Government
 • GovernorAbdul Qawi Sharif (pro-Hadi Government)
Area
 • Total15,052 km2 (5,812 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total4,109,000
 • Density270/km2 (710/sq mi)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Statistical Yearbook 2011". Central Statistical Organisation. Retrieved 24 February 2013.

Coordinates: 15°21′N 44°12′E / 15.350°N 44.200°E / 15.350; 44.200