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Battambang Province

បាត់ដំបង

Phra Tabong
Battambang
Battambang
Map of Cambodia highlighting Battambang Province
Map of Cambodia highlighting Battambang Province
Country  Cambodia
Provincial status 6 December 1907
Capital Battambang Municipality
Area
 • Total 11,702 km2 (4,518 sq mi)
Population
 (2019)
 • Total Decrease 987,400
 • Density 84/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+7 (ICT)
ISO 3166 code KH-2

Battambang is a province (khaet) of Cambodia. Its capital and largest city is Battambang.

The Tonlé Sap Biosphere Reserve is in the province. The temples Wat Ek Phnom and Wat Banan are also here. Seventy five percent of the area is jungles and mountains. The area has a tropical climate.

Battambang is divided into 13 districts and one municipality:

  • Aek Phnum
  • Banan
  • Battambang Municipality
  • Bavel
  • Kamrieng
  • Koas Krala
  • Moung Ruessei
  • Phnum Proek
  • Rotanak Mondol
  • Rukhak Kiri
  • Samlout
  • Sampov Loun
  • Sangkae
  • Thma Koul

Coordinates: 13°1′43″N 102°59′22″E / 13.02861°N 102.98944°E / 13.02861; 102.98944

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