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North Gaza Governorate

The North Gaza Governorate is one of 16 Governorates of the Palestinian National Authority in the Gaza Strip which is administered by the Palestinian National Authority. Its total land area consists of 61 sq. kilometers.

According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics, the Governorate had a population of 270,245 (7.2% of the Palestinian population) with 40,262 households in mid-year 2007 encompassing three municipalities, two rural districts and one refugee camp.

It has five seats in the Palestinian Legislative Council, in 2006 they were all won by members of Hamas.

North Gaza Governorate Localities

  • al-Beddawiya
  • Beit Hanoun
  • Beit Lahia
  • Izbat Beit Hanun
  • Jabalia

Refugee camps

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