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Map of Chad showing Salamat.
Map of Chad showing Salamat.
Regional capitalAm Timan

Salamat is one of the 22 regions of Chad with its capital at Am Timan. The region's economy is based on subsistence agriculture, breeding, fishery and cotton.


The region's population was 308,605 inhabitants in 2009.

The main ethnico-linguistic groups are the Arabs (Salamats, Hemats, Rachids, Kolomats), the Kibets and the Roungas.


The region of Salamat is divided in 3 departments:

Department Capital Sub-prefectures
Aboudeïa Department Aboudeïa Aboudeïa, Abgué, Am Habilé
Barh Azoum Am Timan Am Timan, Djouna, Mouraye
Haraze Mangueigne Department Haraze Mangueigne Haraze Mangueigne, Mangueigne, Daha

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