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Kandal Province

កណ្ដាល
Map of Cambodia highlighting Kandal Province
Map of Cambodia highlighting Kandal Province
Country  Cambodia
Provincial status 1907
Capital Ta Khmau Municipality
Area
 • Total 3,179 km2 (1,227 sq mi)
Elevation
10 m (30 ft)
Population
 (2019 census)
 • Total Increase 1,195,547
 • Rank 2nd
 • Density 376/km2 (970/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+07
ISO 3166 code KH-8
Districts 11
Communes 146
Villages 1087

Kandal is a province in Cambodia. Its capital and largest city is Ta Khmao. Kandal Province completely surrounds the national capital Phnom Penh.

The province has two of the biggest rivers in the country, the Bassac and Mekong Rivers.

There are 10 districts and 1 municipality:

  • Angk Snuol
  • Kandal Stueng
  • Kaoh Thum
  • Khsach Kandal
  • Kien Svay
  • Leuk Daek
  • Lvea Aem
  • Mukh Kampul
  • Ponhea Lueu
  • S'ang
  • Ta Khmau Municipality
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