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Ninawa, Iraq

Ninawa is one of 18 primary administrative regions in Iraq with a population of approximately 3,270,422 people.

Facts and figures on Ninawa at a glance

Region name: Ninawa (Muḩāfaz̧at Nīnawá)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 3,270,422 people
Country: Iraq
Continent: Asia

The regional headquarters of Ninawa (Muḩāfaz̧at Nīnawá) is located in the regional capital Mosul (Mosul) with a population of 1,739,800 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Ninawa's regional capital Mosul to Iraq's capital Baghdad (Baghdad) is approximately 353 km (219 mi).

Facts and figures about Ninawa
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Ninawa Muḩāfaz̧at Nīnawá3,270,422 peopleMosul Mosul1,739,800 people

Compare with other regions in Iraq.

Map of Ninawa

Map of Ninawa

Information on Ninawa

Information on Ninawa
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Ninawa Muḩāfaz̧at NīnawáMosul Mosul11IraqAsia

Time in Ninawa

Time in Ninawa
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 - 7:28amNoThu, 14 Dec 2017 - 7:28amUTC +3.0Asia/Baghdad

Geographic coordinates of Ninawa

Latitude & Longitude of Ninawa
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map36°04'60.0"N (36.0833300°)42°30'00.0"E (42.5000000°)

Subregions in Ninawa

There are 11 administrative subregions in Ninawa.
Subregions in Ninawa
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Akre District Akre District1.-'Aqrah ‘Aqrah23,000
Al-Ba'aj District Al-Ba'aj District2.---
Al-Hamdaniya District Al-Hamdaniya District3.---
Hatra District Hatra District4.---
Mosul Mosul5.---
Qada' Ba`aj Qaḑā’ Ba‘āj6.---
Qada' Tallkayf Qaḑā’ Tallkayf7.---
Shekhan District Shekhan District8.---
Sinjar Sinjar9.---
Tel Afar District Tel Afar District10.---
Tel Keppe District Tel Keppe District11.---

External sources of information on Ninawa

Ninawa on Wikipedia