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Sedhiou in Senegal
Location of the Sédhiou Region in Senegal

Sédhiou is a region in the southwest of Senegal. The regional capital is Sédhiou. It was created in 2008.

As of the 2013 census, 434,877 people lived there. It has an area of 7,341 km2 (2,834 sq mi).


Map of the departments of the Sédhiou region of Senegal
Départements of Sédhiou

There are three départements:

  • Bounkiling Département
  • Goudoump Département
  • Sédhiou Département

Coordinates: 12°42′N 15°33′W / 12.700°N 15.550°W / 12.700; -15.550

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