Thuận Châu District

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Thuận Châu District

Huyện Thuận Châu
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View of the bridge in the area
CountryFlag of Vietnam.svg  Vietnam
Region Northwest
Province Sơn La
CapitalThuận Châu
Area
  Total593 sq mi (1,535 km2)
Population
 (2003)
  Total133,802
Time zone UTC+7 (UTC + 7)

Thuận Châu is a rural district of Sơn La Province in the Northwest region of Vietnam. As of 2003, the district had a population of 133,802. [1] The district covers an area of 1535 km². The district capital lies at Thuận Châu. [1]

The Dry Laha (Phlao) and Kháng languages are spoken in Thuận Châu District.

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References

  1. 1 2 "Districts of Vietnam". Statoids. Retrieved March 13, 2009.

Coordinates: 21°30′00″N103°40′01″E / 21.500°N 103.667°E / 21.500; 103.667