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Kampong Cham Province

កំពង់ចាម
View of Kampong Cham from Hanchey Temple
View of Kampong Cham from Hanchey Temple
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Map of Cambodia highlighting Kampong Cham
Country  Cambodia
Provincial status 1 January 1885
Capital Kampong Cham Municipality
Area
 • Total 4,549 km2 (1,756 sq mi)
Population
 (2019 census)
 • Total Decrease 895,763
 • Density 197/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+07
Dialing code +855
ISO 3166 code KH-3
Districts 10
Communes 109
Villages 916

Kampong Cham is a province (khaet) of Cambodia. Its capital and largest city is also named Kampong Cham.

Kampong Cham was divided into two provinces on 31 December 2013. All land west of the Mekong River remained Kampong Cham. Land east of the river became Tboung Khmum Province.

There are 9 districts and 1 municipality:

  • Batheay
  • Chamkar Leu
  • Cheung Prey
  • Kampong Cham Municipality
  • Kampong Siem
  • Kang Meas
  • Koh Sotin
  • Prey Chhor
  • Srey Santhor
  • Steung Trang

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