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Minya Governorate
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Coordinates: 28°07′N 30°07′E / 28.11°N 30.11°E / 28.11; 30.11Coordinates: 28°07′N 30°07′E / 28.11°N 30.11°E / 28.11; 30.11
CountryMinya Governorate Egypt
SeatMinya (capital)
 • GovernorEssam El Badawy[2]
 • Total32,279 km2 (12,463 sq mi)
 (March 2019)
 • Total5,807,000[1]
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
HDI (2017)0.657[3]
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Minya Governorate (Arabic: محافظة المنيا Muḥāfẓet El Minya) is one of the governorates of Upper Egypt. Its capital city, Minya, is located on the left bank of the Nile River.[4]

  1. ^ "Population Estimates By Governorate ( Urban /Rural ) 1/1/2018". Archived from the original on 2018-11-02. Retrieved 10 October 2018.
  2. ^ "رسمياً.. المحافظون الجدد ونوابهم يؤدون اليمين الدستورية أمام الرئيس". Almasry Alyoum (in Arabic). 30 August 2018. Archived from the original on 2018-08-31. Retrieved 2018-08-31.
  3. ^ "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". Retrieved 2018-09-13.
  4. ^ Merriam Webster's Geographical Dictionary (Third ed.). Merriam Webster. 1998. p. 354.

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