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Amman, Jordan

Amman is one of 12 primary administrative regions in Jordan with a population of approximately 1,972,712 people.

Facts and figures on Amman at a glance

Region name: Amman (Amman Governorate)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,972,712 people
Country: Jordan
Continent: Asia

The regional headquarters of Amman (Amman Governorate) is located in the regional capital Amman (Amman) with a population of 1,275,857 people.

Facts and figures about Amman
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Amman Amman Governorate1,972,712 peopleAmman Amman1,275,857 people

Compare with other regions in Jordan.

Map of Amman

Map of Amman

Information on Amman

Information on Amman
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Amman Amman GovernorateAmman Amman9JordanAsia

Time in Amman

Time in Amman
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 21 Sep 2018 - 11:30amIn effect (+1 hour)Fri, 21 Sep 2018 - 10:30amGMT UTC +3.0Asia/Amman

Geographic coordinates of Amman

Latitude & Longitude of Amman
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map31°35'01.3"N (31.5836900°)36°20'00.1"E (36.3333500°)

Subregions in Amman

There are 9 administrative subregions in Amman.
Subregions in Amman
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Liwa' al Jami`ah Liwā’ al Jāmi‘ah1.---
Liwa' al Jizah Liwā’ al Jīzah2.---
Liwa' al Muwaqqar Liwā’ al Muwaqqar3.---
Liwa' al Quwaysimah Liwā’ al Quwaysimah4.---
Liwa' Marka Liwā’ Mārkā5.---
Liwa' Na`ur Liwā’ Nā‘ūr6.---
Liwa' Qasabat `Amman Liwā’ Qaşabat ‘Ammān7.---
Liwa' Sahab Liwā’ Saḩāb8.---
Liwa' Wadi as Sir Liwā’ Wādī as Sīr9.---

External sources of information on Amman

Amman on Wikipedia