Provinces of Equatorial Guinea

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Equatorial Guinea is divided into two regions and eight provinces (Spanish : provincias, French : province, Portuguese : províncias). [1] [2] The newest province is Djibloho, created in 2017 with its headquarters at Ciudad de la Paz, the country's future capital. [3] [4]

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Regions

  1. Insular Region (capital at Malabo)
  2. Río Muni (capital at Bata)

Provinces

A clickable map of Equatorial Guinea exhibiting its two regions and seven provinces. Equatorial Guinea, administrative divisions - de - colored 2020.svg
A clickable map of Equatorial Guinea exhibiting its two regions and seven provinces.

Annobón, Bioko Norte and Bioko Sur are in the Insular Region; the other five provinces are in the Continental Region.

ProvinceCapitalPopulation
(2015) [5]
Area
(km2) [1] [6]
Bandera de la Provincia Annobon.png Annobón San Antonio de Palé 5,31417
Bandera de la Provincia Bioko del Norte.png Bioko Norte Rebola 300,374776
Bandera de la Provincia Bioko del Sur.png Bioko Sur Luba 34,6741,241
Bandera de la Provincia Centro Sur.png Centro Sur Evinayong 141,9869,931
Bandera de la Provincia Kie-Ntem.png Kié-Ntem Ebebiyín 183,6643,943
Bandera de la Provincia Litoral.png Litoral Bata 367,3486,666
Bandera de la Provincia Wele-Nzas.png Wele-Nzas Mongomo 192,0175,026
Bandera de la Provincia Djibloho.png Djibloho Ciudad de la Paz 453

Subdivisions

The provinces are further divided into 19 districts and 37 municipalities. [7]

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References

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  2. "El Gobierno inicia sus actividades en Djibloho" (in Spanish). PDGE. 7 February 2017. Retrieved 25 September 2017.
  3. "La Presidencia de la República sanciona dos nuevas leyes" (in Spanish). Equatorial Guinea Press and Information Office. 23 June 2017. Retrieved 25 September 2017.
  4. "Equatorial Guinea government moves to new city in rainforest". BBC News. 8 February 2017. Retrieved 25 September 2017.
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  6. http://www.inege.gq/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/ANUARIO-ESTADISTICO-DE-GUINEA-ECUATORIAL-2018-.pdf
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