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Governorate in Egypt

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NameStatusNativePopulation
Census
1996-11-19
Population
Census
2006-11-11
Population
Estimate
2017-07-01
Population
Estimate
2021-07-01
Sawhāj [Sohag]Governorateسوهاج3,123,1143,747,2894,995,1555,486,409
AkhmīmMarkazمركز أخميم248,191301,294439,080482,666
Al-Balyanā [El Balyana]Markazمركز البلينا314,696381,900525,042576,226
Al-KawtharKism (fully urban)قسم الكوثر...3,0364,8595,372
Al-Marāghah [El Maragha]Markazمركز المراغة256,801303,161394,232432,678
Al-Munsha'āhMarkazمركز المنشأة...313,400404,030443,727
Al-'Usayrāt [Aserat]Markazمركز العسيرات...138,580195,927214,812
Dar as-Salām [Dar el-Salam]Markazمركز دار السلام255,235308,281411,524451,506
Jirjā [Girga]Kism (urban and rural parts)قسم جرجا95,368108,007146,756162,165
Jirjā [Girga]Markazمركز جرجا...263,850331,824363,806
Juhaynah al-Gharbiyah [Juhaynah West]Markazمركز جهينة الغربية167,839200,209272,650299,568
Madīnat Akhmīm al-Jadīdah [New Akhmim]New Cityمدينة أخميم الجديدة0000
Madīnat Sawhāj al-Jadīdah [New Sohag]New Cityمدينة سوهاج الجديدة057174192
Sāqultah [Sakulta]Markazمركز ساقلته134,839160,809207,439227,719
Sawhāj [Sohag]Markazمركز سوهاج320,945397,200536,871588,615
Sawhāj 1 [Sohag]Kism (fully urban)قسم اول سوهاج107,645111,921132,058146,011
Sawhāj 2 [Sohag]Kism (fully urban)قسم ثان سوهاج62,77278,211109,376120,933
ṬahṭāKism (urban and rural parts)قسم طهطا97,526111,867165,026182,052
ṬahṭāMarkazمركز طهطا208,189244,878289,312317,195
ṬimāMarkazمركز طما271,454320,628428,975471,166
Miṣr [Egypt]Republicمِصر‎59,276,67272,798,03195,202,532102,060,688

Source: Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS), Egypt (web).

Explanation: The tabulated estimates are based on the results of the 2017 census. Some figures for 2006 are computed using preliminary census results. Area figures of districts are derived from geospatial data.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (E 2021)
Males2,835,709
Females2,650,700
Urbanization (E 2021)
Rural4,313,730
Urban1,172,679