Friday, June 1, 2007

Qalubiya Governorate


Location:
Qalubiya Governorate is located in the Nile east region near the head of the Delta.It is barred from the south by both Cairo and Giza governorates , From the north by Dakahlia and Gharbia governorates , from the east by El-Sharkia governorate and from the west by El-Monofia governorate.Regarding the special location of governorate it is considered the meeting point of the main transport lines between the northern governorates
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Population
The governorate population is calculated on 1/1/2000 by about ( 3586385) with about 1852119 males and 1734267 females.The urban citizens are estimated as 1456626 and the rural citizen are estimated as 2129759 citizens
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The administrative distribution
The Qalubiya governorate consists of 7 local units for provinces and towns and two towns , two districts , 46 rural local units , 195 affiliated and 901 fiefs and small villages
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The governorate area:
The total area of the governorate is estimated as 1001.09 km2. The cultivated area is about 192952 fedins which are 810 km which equals 81% of total area.
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The national feast of the governorate
The governorate celebrate annually the national feast on the thirtieth of August which was the same date opening El- Kanater El- Khairia in 1868 which is one of the advantages of the governorate as tourists and visitors from the whole Republic come to watch the beautiful natural scenery , the parks and orchards which occupy about 500 feeding of the city.
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The most important things which the governorate is famous for
The governorate is famous for its agriculture production from crops, fruit and vegetables. The most important crops , are maize , cotton , wheat , citrus , banana , apricot and kinds of vegetables. Moreover, the governorate has the biggest industrial complex in Shoubra EL- Kheima where there a lot of factories for instance , spinning factories , Electrical cables factories , plastic , cars and oil refinery factories plus food industries and packing and metallurgical industries. Besides , the industrial region in Abo Zaabel city which famous for fertilizers and chemical industries , etc… And the governorate is constructing an integral industrial region in El-Khanka city.
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http://www.kalyobiya.gov.eg/about_q.html