Hakkâri Province

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Hakkâri Province

Hakkâri ili
Location of Hakkâri Province in Turkey
Location of Hakkâri Province in Turkey
KintraTurkey
RegionEastren Anatolie
Govrenment
 • Electoral destrictHakkâri
Area
 • Tot7,121 km2 (2,749 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • Tot251,302
 • Density35/km2 (91/sq mi)
Area code(s)0438
Vehicle registration30

Hakkâri Province (Turkis: Hakkâri ili) is a province in the sootheast corner o Turkey. The admeenistrative centre is locatit in the ceety o Hakkâri (Kurdish: Colemêrg‎). The province covers an aurie o 7,121 km² an haes a population o 251,302 (2010 est). The province haed a population o 236,581 in 2000.

The province wis creatit in 1936 oot o pairt o the Van Province. Its adjacent provinces are the Şırnak tae the wast an the Van tae the north.

Destricts[eedit | eedit soorce]

Destricts o Hakkâri province

Hakkâri province is dividit intae 4 destricts (caipital destrict in bauld):

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

The aurie haes been ruled bi Akkadians, Hittites, Assyrians, Babylon, Persians, Greeks, Armenians, Parthians, Roum, Byzantium, the Sassanids, Arabs, Kurds, an Mongols in its lang history.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Turkish Statistical Institute, MS Excel document – Population of province/district centers and towns/villages and population growth rate by provinces

Coordinates: 37°27′58″N 44°03′52″E / 37.46611°N 44.06444°E / 37.46611; 44.06444