Gôh-Djiboua District

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Gôh-Djiboua District

District du Gôh-Djiboua
Côte d'Ivoire - District Gôh-Djiboua.svg
Country Ivory Coast
Established2011
CapitalGagnoa
Area
 • Total17,580 km2 (6,790 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)[2]
 • Total1,605,286
 • Density91/km2 (240/sq mi)

Gôh-Djiboua District (French: District du Gôh-Djiboua) is one of fourteen administrative districts of Ivory Coast. The district is located in the southwest corner of the country. The capital of the district is Gagnoa.

Creation[edit]

Gôh-Djiboua 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 former regions of Sud-Bandama (except the department of Fresco) and Fromager.[1]

Administrative divisions[edit]

Gôh-Djiboua District is currently subdivided into two regions and the following departments:

Population[edit]

According to the 2014 census, Gôh-Djiboua District has a population of 1,605,286.[2]

References[edit]

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

Coordinates: 6°8′N 5°56′W / 6.133°N 5.933°W / 6.133; -5.933