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Chari-Baguirmi Prefecture

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Chari-Baguirmi Prefecture

Chari-Baguirmi Prefecture
Préfecture du Chari-Baguirmi
Prefecture of Chad



Flag of Chari-Baguirmi


Location of Chari-Baguirmi
Capital Fort-Lamy
Government Prefecture
Historical era Cold War
 •  Established[1] 13 February 1960
 •  Disestablished[1] 1 September 1999
 •  1960 100,000 km2 (38,610 sq mi)
 •  1993 82,910 km2 (32,012 sq mi)
 •  1960 300,043 
Density 3 /km2  (7.8 /sq mi)
 •  1993 720,941 
Density 8.7 /km2  (22.5 /sq mi)
Political subdivisions Sub-prefectures (1993)[2]
  • Bokoro
  • Bousso
  • Massakory
  • Massénya
  • N'Djamena-Rural
  • N'Djamena-Urban
Area and population source:[1]

This article refers to one of the former prefectures of Chad. From 2002 the country was divided into 18 regions.

Chari-Baguirmi was one of the 14 prefectures of Chad. Located in the west of the country, Chari-Baguirmi covered an area of 82,910 square kilometers and had a population of 720,941 in 1993. Its capital was Ndjamena.


  1. ^ a b c "Administrative Divisions of Countries: Regions of Chad". 
  2. ^ "Administrative Divisions of Countries: Departments of Chad". 

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See also : Regions of Chad - Departments of Chad

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