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Diyala, Iraq

Diyala is one of 18 primary administrative regions in Iraq with a population of approximately 1,224,000 people.

Facts and figures on Diyala at a glance

Region name: Diyala (Diyālá)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,224,000 people
Country: Iraq
Continent: Asia

The regional headquarters of Diyala (Diyālá) is located in the regional capital Baqubah (Baqubah) with a population of 152,550 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Diyala's regional capital Baqubah to Iraq's capital Baghdad (Baghdad) is approximately 50 km (31 mi).

Facts and figures about Diyala
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Diyala Diyālá1,224,000 peopleBaqubah Baqubah152,550 people

Compare with other regions in Iraq.

Map of Diyala

Map of Diyala

Information on Diyala

Information on Diyala
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Diyala DiyāláBaqubah Baqubah5IraqAsia

Time in Diyala

Time in Diyala
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 Diyala

Latitude & Longitude of Diyala
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map34°00'00.0"N (34.0000000°)45°00'00.0"E (45.0000000°)

Subregions in Diyala

There are 5 administrative subregions in Diyala.
Subregions in Diyala
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Al-Khalis District Al-Khalis District1.---
Al-Muqdadiya District Al-Muqdadiya District2.---
Ba'quba District Ba'quba District3.---
Khanaqin District Khanaqin District4.---
Qada Balad Ruz Qada Balad Ruz5.---

External sources of information on Diyala

Diyala on Wikipedia