Selseleh County

Selseleh County (Persian: شهرستان سلسله) is in Lorestan province, Iran. The capital of the county is the city of Aleshtar. At the 2006 census, the county's population was 73,819 in 15,531 households.[1] The following census in 2011 counted 73,154 people in 18,231 households.[2] At the 2016 census, the county's population was 75,559 in 21,140 households.[3] The county is populated by Kurds.[4]

Selseleh County
شهرستان سلسله
County
Location of Selseleh County in Lorestan province (top, purple)
Location of Selseleh County in Lorestan province (top, purple)
Location of Lorestan province in Iran
Location of Lorestan province in Iran
Coordinates: 33°48′N 48°06′E / 33.800°N 48.100°E / 33.800; 48.100Coordinates: 33°48′N 48°06′E / 33.800°N 48.100°E / 33.800; 48.100
CountryFlag of Iran.svg Iran
ProvinceLorestan
CapitalAleshtar
DistrictsCentral, Firuzabad
Population
 (2016)
 • Total75,559
Time zoneUTC+3:30 (IRST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+4:30 (IRDT)
Selseleh County can be found at GEOnet Names Server, at this link, by opening the Advanced Search box, entering "9207202" in the "Unique Feature Id" form, and clicking on "Search Database".

Administrative divisionsEdit

The population history of Selseleh County's administrative divisions over three consecutive censuses is shown in the following table. The latest census shows two districts, six rural districts, and two cities.[3]

Selseleh County Population
Administrative Divisions 2006[1] 2011[2] 2016[3]
Central District 56,618 57,070 59,391
Doab Rural District 5,486 4,959 4,381
Honam Rural District 6,788 6,477 6,207
Qaleh-ye Mozaffari Rural District 7,087 6,644 6,947
Yusefvand Rural District 8,951 8,733 8,298
Aleshtar (city) 28,306 30,257 33,558
Firuzabad District 17,201 16,084 16,168
Firuzabad Rural District 11,503 10,615 10,092
Qalayi Rural District 2,841 2,593 2,677
Firuzabad (city) 2,857 2,876 3,399
Total 73,819 73,154 75,559

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1385 (2006)". AMAR (in Persian). The Statistical Center of Iran. p. 15. Archived from the original (Excel) on 20 September 2011. Retrieved 25 September 2022.
  2. ^ a b "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1390 (2011)" (Excel). Iran Data Portal (in Persian). The Statistical Center of Iran. p. 15. Retrieved 19 December 2022.
  3. ^ a b c "Census of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 1395 (2016)". AMAR (in Persian). The Statistical Center of Iran. p. 15. Archived from the original (Excel) on 12 October 2020. Retrieved 19 December 2022.
  4. ^ "آگاهيهائي درباره ايلها و طايفه‌هاي لر خرم آباد" (in Persian). Retrieved 22 December 2020.