Zabadani Destrict

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Zabadani Destrict or az-Zabadan (Arabic: منطقة الزبداني‎) is a destrict (mantiqah) o the Rif Dimashq Govrenorate in Sirie. At the 2004 offeecical census, the destrict haed a population o 63,780.[1] The centre o the destrict is the ceety o Zabadani.

Till Februar 2009, the sub-destricts o Ayn al-Fijeh an Al-Dimas wur pairt o the Zabadani destrict afore being incorporatit tae form the newly established destrict o Qudsaya.[2]

The toun-resort o Bloudan which is locatit in the Zabadani destrict, is amang the maist favourite tourist destinations amang locals an foreigners.

Diveesions[eedit | eedit soorce]

The destrict o Zabadani is dividit intae three sub-destricts or Nāḥiyas (population accordin tae 2004 offeecial census):

  • Zabadani nahiyah (ناحية الزبداني): population 40,613.[3]
  • Madaya nahiyah (ناحية مضايا): population 13,692.[4]
  • Sirghaya nahiyah (ناحية سرغايا): population 9,475.[5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 2004 official census
  2. New presidential decree to form Qudsaya district
  3. "Zabadani nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 18 Juin 2012.
  4. "Madaya nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 18 Juin 2012.
  5. "Sirghaya nahiyah population". Cbssyr.org. Retrieved 18 Juin 2012.

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Coordinates: 33°43′N 36°5′E / 33.717°N 36.083°E / 33.717; 36.083