Bitlis Province

Bitlis Province (Turkis: Bitlis ili) is a province o eastren Turkey, locatit tae the wast o Lake Van.

Bitlis Province

Bitlis ili
Location of Bitlis Province in Turkey
Location of Bitlis Province in Turkey
KintraTurkey
RegionEastren Anatolie
Govrenment
 • Electoral destrictBitlis
Area
 • Tot6707 km2 (2,590 sq mi)
Population
 (2010)[1]
 • Tot341,225
 • Density51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Area code(s)0434
Vehicle registration13

HistoryEedit

Bitlis wis formit as an admeenistrative destrict in the 17t Century. The administrative centre is the toun o Bitlis (Kurdish: Bidlîs‎, Armenie: Բիթլիս), which wis cried Baghesh.

DestrictsEedit

Bitlis Province is dividit intae 7 destricts (the caipital destrict is in bauld):

AttractionsEedit

ReferencesEedit

  1. Turkish Statistical Institute, MS Excel document – Population of province/district centers and towns/villages and population growth rate by provinces

Freemit airtinsEedit

Coordinates: 38°31′33″N 42°23′16″E / 38.52583°N 42.38778°E / 38.52583; 42.38778