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Lac Prefecture

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Lac Prefecture

Lac Prefecture
Préfecture du Lac
Prefecture of Chad


Flag of Lac


Location of Lac
Capital Bol
Government Prefecture
Historical era Cold War
 •  Established[1] 29 October 1962
 •  Disestablished[1] 1 September 1999
 •  1993 22,320 km2 (8,618 sq mi)
 •  1993 252,932 
Density 11.3 /km2  (29.3 /sq mi)
Political subdivisions Sub-prefectures (1993)[2]
  • Bol
  • Ngouri
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.

Lac was one of the 14 prefectures of Chad. Located in the west of the country, Lac covered an area of 22,320 square kilometers and had a population of 252,932 in 1993. Its capital was Bol.


  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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