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Moyen-Chari Prefecture

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Moyen-Chari Prefecture

Moyen-Chari Prefecture
Préfecture du Moyen-Chari
Prefecture of Chad



Flag of Moyen-Chari


Location of Moyen-Chari
Capital Fort Archambault
Government Prefecture
Historical era Cold War
 •  Established[1] 13 February 1960
 •  Disestablished[1] 1 September 1999
 •  1960 40,000 km2 (15,444 sq mi)
 •  1993 45,180 km2 (17,444 sq mi)
 •  1960 281,127 
Density 7 /km2  (18.2 /sq mi)
 •  1993 738,595 
Density 16.3 /km2  (42.3 /sq mi)
Political subdivisions Sub-prefectures (1993)[2]
  • Koumra
  • Kyabé
  • Maro
  • Moïssala
  • Sarh
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.

Moyen-Chari was one of the 14 prefectures of Chad. Located in the south of the country, Moyen-Chari covered an area of 45,180 square kilometers and had a population of 738,595 in 1993. Its capital was Sarh.

See also


  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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