The minor (light) lines show the provincial borders and the major (dark) lines show region and governorate borders
The minor (light) lines show the provincial borders and the major (dark) lines show region and governorate borders

The administrative division of Oman contains Eleven Governorates (muhafazah):[1]

Within the governorates, Oman is sub-divided into 61 provinces (wilayat).

Ad Dakhiliyah Governorate

Province Population (2017)[2]
Nizwa 123,396
Samail 80,471
Bahla 87,269
Adam 27,709
Al Hamra 26,236
Manah 22,077
Izki 59,386
Bidbid 34,655

Al Dhahirah Governorate

Province Population (2017)[2]
Ibri 165,354
Yanqul 26,044
Dhank 22,373

Al Batinah North Governorate

Province Population (2017)[2]
Sohar 231,102
Shinas 74,874
Liwa 47,926
Saham 147,775
Al Khaburah 73,303
Suwayq 179,189

Al Batinah South Governorate

Province Population (2017)[2]
Nakhal 26,033
Wadi Al Maawil 17,301
Al Awabi 16,703
Al Musanaah 89,627
Barka 130,407
Rustaq 121,587

Al Buraimi Governorate

Province Population (2017)[2]
Al Buraimi 106,786
Mahdah 6,779
As Sunaynah 769

Al Wusta Governorate

Province Population (2017)[2]
Haima 10,481
Duqm 11,269
Mahout 17,186
Al Jazer 6,220

Ash Sharqiyah North Governorate

Province Population (2017)[2]
Ibra 57,561
Al-Mudhaibi 117,691
Bidiya 40,812
Wadi Bani Khaled 12,518
Dema Wa Thaieen 26,817
Al Qabil 23,824

Ash Sharqiyah South Governorate

Province Population (2017)[2]
Masirah 15,719
Sur 121,088
Jalan Bani Bu Hassan 42,168
Jalan Bani Bu Ali 100,506
Al Kamil Wal Wafi 33,341

Dhofar Governorate

Province Population (2017)[2]
Salalah 374,582
Taqah 20,876
Mirbat 16,307
Thumrait 16,966
Sadah 5,944
Rakhyut 5,049
Dhalkut 2,988
Muqshin 857
Shalim and the Hallaniyat Islands 4,792
Al-Mazyona 9,261

Muscat Governorate

Province Population (2017)[2]
Muscat 175,000
Muttrah 237,731
Bawshar 394,631
Seeb 404,279
Al Amarat 75,943
Qurayyat 55,792

Musandam Governorate

Province Population (2017)[2]
Khasab 27,606
Bukha 3,794
Daba Al Bayah 9,856
Madha 3,315

See also

References

  1. ^ Governorates of Sultanate Of Oman
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Total Population". National Centre for Statistics & Information, Sultanate of Oman. Retrieved 12 January 2019.