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Al Bayda Governorate

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Al Bayda Governorate

Al Bayda'
Country Yemen
Seat Al Bayda'
 • Total 11,193 km2 (4,322 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 695,000
 • Density 62/km2 (160/sq mi)

Al Bayda' (Arabic: البيضاءAl Baiḍā'), also spelt Al-Baidhah or Beida, is one of the 19 governorates (muhafazat) of Yemen. It is located near the centre of the country, around the town of Al Bayda'.

Its population, according to the 2004 Yemeni census, was 571,778.



  1. ^ "Statistical Yearbook 2011". Central Statistical Organisation. Retrieved 24 February 2013. 
  • Governorates of Yemen at

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