Tozeur Governorate facts for kids
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|Created||June 21, 1956|
|• Total||4,719 km2 (1,822 sq mi)|
|Area rank||Ranked 11th of 24|
|• Rank||Ranked 24th of 24|
|• Density||22.8676/km2 (59.227/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+01 (CET)|
|ISO 3166 code||TN-72|
Tozeur Governorate (Tunisian Arabic: ولاية توزر <span title="Language abbreviation not recognized by template! transliteration" class="Unicode" style="white-space:normal; text-decoration: none">Wilāyat Tauzar) is the westernmost of the 24 governorates of Tunisia and is on the border with Algeria. It covers an area of 4,719 km². As of the 2014 census, 107,912 people lived there that makes it the smallest governorate of the country by population. The capital is Tozeur.
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