Cavally Region

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Cavally Region

Région du Cavally
Official seal of Cavally Region
Seal
Motto(s): 
"Paix-Union-Développement"
Location of Cavally Region (green) in Ivory Coast and in Montagnes District
Location of Cavally Region (green) in Ivory Coast and in Montagnes District
Country Ivory Coast
DistrictMontagnes
Established2011
Regional seatGuiglo
Government
 • PrefectKoné Messamba
 • Council PresidentDagobert Banzio
Area
 • Total11,376 km2 (4,392 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)[3]
 • Total346,768
 • Density30/km2 (79/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+0 (GMT)
Websitecavally.org

Cavally Region is one of the 31 regions of Ivory Coast. Since its establishment in 2011, it has been one of three regions in Montagnes District. The seat of the region is Guiglo and the region's population in the 2014 census was 346,768.

Cavally is currently divided into four departments: Bloléquin, Guiglo, Taï, and Toulépleu.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Préfets de Région et de Préfets de Département (Conseil des ministres du mercredi 26 septembre 2012)", abidjan.net, 2 October 2012.
  2. ^ "Présentation de la Région du Cavally", cavally.org, accessed 23 February 2016.
  3. ^ "Côte d'Ivoire". geohive.com. Retrieved 5 December 2015.

Coordinates: 6°33′N 7°29′W / 6.550°N 7.483°W / 6.550; -7.483