Woroba District

Woroba District (French: District du Woroba) is one of 14 administrative districts of Ivory Coast. It is in the northeast part of the country. Its capital is Séguéla.

Woroba District
District du Woroba
Côte d'Ivoire - District Woroba.svg
Country Ivory Coast
Established2011
CapitalSéguéla
Area
 • Total31,100 km2 (12,000 sq mi)
Population
 (2021)[2]
 • Total1,184,813
 • Density38/km2 (99/sq mi)

CreationEdit

Woroba District was created in a 2011 administrative reorganisation of the subdivisions of Ivory Coast.[3] The territory of the district was composed by merging the regions of Bafing and Worodougou.[1]

Administrative divisionsEdit

Woroba District is currently subdivided into three regions and the following departments:

PopulationEdit

According to the 2021 census, Woroba District has a population of 1,184,813, making it the third least populous district in Ivory Coast, behind Yamoussoukro Autonomous District and Denguélé District.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Districts of Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)". Statoids.com. Retrieved 24 June 2015.
  2. ^ a b Citypopulation.de Population of the districts of Ivory Coast
  3. ^ Décret n° 2011-263 du 28 septembre 2011 portant organisation du territoire national en Districts et en Régions.

Coordinates: 8°29′N 6°36′W / 8.483°N 6.600°W / 8.483; -6.600