Övörkhangai Province

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Coordinates: 45°45′N 102°45′E / 45.750°N 102.750°E / 45.750; 102.750
Övörkhangai Aimag
Өвөрхангай аймаг
Province
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Kintra Mongolie
Coordinates 45°45′N 102°45′E / 45.750°N 102.750°E / 45.750; 102.750
Capital Arvaikheer
Area 62,895.33 km2 (24,284 sq mi)
Population 110,400 (2008[1])
Density 1.76 / km2 (5 / sq mi)
Founded 1931
Timezone UTC+8
Aurie code +976 (0)132
License plate ӨВ_ (_ variable)
ISO 3166-2 code MN-055
Wabsteid: http://gate1.pmis.gov.mn/uvurkhangai/

Övörkhangai (Mongolian: Өвөрхангай‎, soothren Khangai) is ane o the 21 aimags (provinces) o Mongolie, locatit in the sooth o the kintra. Its caipital is Arvaikheer.

The Shankh Monastery, ane o the auldest an maist important monasteries, is locatit in this province, as well as Erdene Zuu monastery an Tövkhön Monastery.

Transportation[eedit | eedit soorce]

The Arvaikheer Airport (AVK/ZMAH) haes ane unpavit runway an is servit bi regular flichts tae Ulan Bator an Altai.

Admeenistrative Subdiveesion[eedit | eedit soorce]

Scenery aroond Erdene Zuu monastery
Sums o Övörkhangai
The sums o Övörkhangai Aimag[2]
Sum Mongolian Population
2004 est.
Population
2006 est.
Population
2008 est.
Arvaikheer Арвайхээр 22,546 24,954 25,622
Baruun Bayan-Ulaan Баруун Баян-Улаан 2,586 2,502 2,556
Bat-Ölzii Бат-Өлзий 5,932 5,878 6,189
Bayan-Öndör Баян-Өндөр 3,734 4,077 4,261
Bayangol Баянгол 4,103 3,933 4,572
Bogd Богд 5,708 5,395 5,342
Bürd Бүрд 3,171 3,258 3,135
Guchin-Us Гучин-Ус 2,290 2,279 2,260
Khairkhandulaan Хайрхандулаан 3,388 3,462 3,510
Kharkhorin Хархорин 12,546 13,270 12,901
Khujirt Хужирт 6,781 6,749 6,649
Nariinteel Нарийнтээл 3,797 3,792 3,736
Ölziit Өлзийт 2,805 2,678 2,741
Sant Сант 3,706 3,540 3,525
Taragt Тарагт 3,860 3,424 3,313
Tögrög Төгрөг 2,839 2,691 2,689
Uyanga Уянга 10,003 10,510 9,581
Yesönzüil Есөнзүйл 3,584 3,415 3,422
Züünbayan-Ulaan Зүүнбаян-Улаан 4,268 4,343 4,436

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

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  2. Övörkhangai Aimag Sums Statistics, 2009

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