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Political Map of Chad

Description : Chad Political map showing the international boundary, regions boundaries with their capitals and national capital. Disclaimer
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Chad is a landlocked country located in north-central Africa. It covers a total area of 495,753 square miles. The estimated population of the country is 10,329,208.
As shown in the Chad Political Map, Chad is bordered on the north by Libya, on the south by the Central African Republic, on the east by the Republic of Sudan, on the southwest by Cameroon, and on the west by Nigeria and Niger.

The national capital of Chad, N'Dejamena finds clear representation in the map. It is located in the south-western part of the country.

Chad Political Map features the important cities, provinces and their capitals, and the international borders of the country.

Chad is divided into twenty-two regions that are further divided into sixty-one departments which are subdivided into two-hundred sub-prefectures; these are composed of 446 cantons.

The regions are: Batha, Chari-Baguirmi, Hadjer-Lamis, Wadi Fira, Bahr el Gazel, Borkou, Ennedi, Guera, Kanem, Lac, Logone Occidental, Logone Oriental, Mandoul, Mayo-Kebbi Est, Mayo-Kebbi Ouest, Moyen-Chari, Ouaddai, Salamat, Sila, Tandjile, Tibesti, and N'Djamena.


The major cities as shown in the political map of Chad are:
  • Abeche
  • Ade
  • Am Timan
  • Bokoro
  • Bongor
  • Doba
  • Fianga
  • Gaoui
  • Linia
  • Mao
  • Pala
  • Zouar
  • Oum Hadjer
Chad is a Presidential Republic. The President is both head of state and head of government. Idriss Deby is the current President of the nation. The position of the

Prime Minister is held by Emmanuel Nadinagar.

Over eighty percent of the population of the country depends on farming and livestock for their livelihood. Cotton, sorghum, millet, peanuts, rice, potatoes, and tapioca are the major agricultural products. The chief industries of Chad include oil, cotton textiles, meatpacking, beer brewing, soap, cigarettes, construction materials.

The major trading partners of Chad are: the United States, China, Portugal, France, Cameroon, Germany, Belgium.

  Regions of Chad  
RegionPopulation: 2009-06-20Capital
Barh el Ghazel260,865Moussoro
Batha527,031Ati
Borkou97,251Faya-Largeau
Chari-Baguirmi621,785Massenya
Ennedi173,606Fada
Guera553,795Mongo
Hadjer-Lamis562,957Massakory
Kanem354,603Mao
Lac451,369Bol
Logone Occidental683,293Moundou
Logone Oriental796,453Doba
Mandoul637,086Koumra
Mayo-Kebbi Est769,178Bongor
Mayo-Kebbi Ouest565,087Pala
Moyen-Chari598,284Sarh
Ouaddai731,679Abeche
Salamat308,605Am-Timan
Sila289,776Goz Beida
Tandjile682,817Lai
Tibesti21,970Bardai
Ville de N'Djamena993,492N'Djamena
Wadi Fira494,933Biltine
Total11,175,915 

Note : -Population : 2009-06-20 census (provisional results).

PrefecturePopulationArea (km.²)Capital
Batha288,45888,800Ati
Biltine184,80746,850Biltine
Borkou-Ennedi-Tibesti73,185600,350Faya-Largeau
Chari-Baguirmi1,251,90682,910N'Djamena
Guera306,25358,950Mongo
Kanem279,927114,520Mao
Lac252,93222,320Bol
Logone Occidental455,4898,695Moundou
Logone Oriental441,06428,035Doba
Mayo-Kebbi825,15830,105Bongor
Moyen-Chari738,59545,180Sarh
Ouaddai543,90076,240Abeche
Salamat184,40363,000Am Timan
Tandjile453,85418,045Lai
14 prefectures   

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