Sanaag, Somalia

Sanaag is one of 18 primary administrative regions in Somalia with a population of approximately 544,000 people.

Facts and figures on Sanaag at a glance

Region name: Sanaag (Gobolka Sanaag)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 544,000 people
Country: Somalia
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Sanaag (Gobolka Sanaag) is located in the regional capital Ceerigaabo (Ceerigaabo) with a population of 33,853 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Sanaag's regional capital Ceerigaabo to Somalia's capital Mogadishu (Mogadishu) is approximately 976 km (607 mi).

Facts and figures about Sanaag
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Sanaag Gobolka Sanaag544,000 peopleCeerigaabo Ceerigaabo33,853 people

Compare with other regions in Somalia.

Map of Sanaag

Map of Sanaag

Information on Sanaag

Information on Sanaag
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Sanaag Gobolka SanaagCeerigaabo Ceerigaabo5SomaliaAfrica

Time in Sanaag

Time in Sanaag
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 12 Dec 2023 - 1:41am (01:41h)NoTue, 12 Dec 2023 - 1:41am (01:41h)UTC +3.0Africa/Mogadishu

Geographic coordinates of Sanaag

Latitude & Longitude of Sanaag
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map10°30'00.0"N (10.5000000°)48°00'00.0"E (48.0000000°)

Subregions in Sanaag

There are 5 administrative subregions in Sanaag.
Subregions in Sanaag
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Badhan District Badhan District1.---
Ceel Afweyn Ceel Afweyn2.---
Ceerigaabo Ceerigaabo3.---
Elafweyn Elafweyn4.---
Laasqoray Laasqoray5.---

External sources of information on Sanaag

Sanaag on Wikipedia