Dosso Region

Dosso Region
—  Region  —
Location within Niger
Coordinates: 13°03′N 3°12′E / 13.05°N 3.2°E / 13.05; 3.2Coordinates: 13°03′N 3°12′E / 13.05°N 3.2°E / 13.05; 3.2
Country  Niger
Capital Dosso
 - Total 31,002 km2 (11,969.9 sq mi)
Population (2001 census)
 - Total 1,479,095
 - Density 47.7/km2 (123.6/sq mi)
Time zone West Africa Time (UTC+1)

Dosso is an administrative Region of the Republic of Niger; see its eponymous capital Dosso for history.

The region has an area of 31,002 km². Its population was 693,207 in the census of 1977; by 1988 it had increased to 1,018,895, and by 2001 it had reached 1,479,095.

Divisions and borders

Departments of Dosso

Dosso is divided into 5 Departments:

Dosso has the following foreign borders:

Domestically, it borders the following departments:

See also


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