Guinea

Census Results


1983-02-04 4,660,582
1996-12-01 7,156,406
2014-03-01 10,628,972

General Information


Official name the Republic of Guinea
Official name [native] la République de Guinée «French»
Capital Conakry
Capital [native] Conakry «French»
Region Western Africa
ISO code GN
Statistical agency Institut National de la Statistique

Name in Chinese 几内亚共和国
Name in Arabic جمهورية غينيا
Name in Spanish la República de Guinea
Name in Russian Гвинейская Республика
Name in French la République de Guinée

Administrative units

coderégion
préfecture
capitalarea (sq.km.)population
1983-02-04
census
population
1996-12-01
census
population
2014-03-01
prelim. census
1Région de Boké 31,186508,724760,1191,081,445
11BoffaBoffa5,050113,981156,558211,063
12BokéBoké11,124168,924293,917449,405
13FriaFria2,01652,90881,79096,527
14GaoualGaoual7,758103,516137,624194,245
15KoundaraKoundara5,23869,39590,230130,205
2Région de ConakryConakry450710,3721,092,9361,667,864
21ConakryConakry450710,3721,092,9361,667,864
3Région de Faranah 35,581425,160602,845942,733
31DabolaDabola6,35073,937111,363182,951
32DinguirayeDinguiraye7,96599,363137,380195,662
33FaranahFaranah12,966109,104147,347280,511
34KissidougouKissidougou8,300142,756206,755283,609
4Région de Kankan 72,145640,4321,011,6441,986,329
41KankanKankan19,750172,677262,350472,112
42KérouanéKérouané7,02087,040154,861211,017
43KouroussaKouroussa14,050107,741150,059268,224
44MandianaMandiana12,825111,671173,150339,527
45SiguiriSiguiri18,500161,303271,224695,449
5Région de Kindia 28,873555,937928,3121,559,185
51CoyahCoyah1,275116,84085,148264,164
52DubrékaDubréka4,350 131,337328,418
53ForécariahForécariah4,38490,403195,836244,649
54KindiaKindia9,648163,032287,611438,315
55TéliméléTélimélé9,216185,662228,380283,639
6Région de Labé 22,869642,617799,545995,717
61KoubiaKoubia3,72570,71591,882101,171
62LabéLabé2,242185,594251,702318,633
63LéloumaLélouma4,275121,079137,273162,634
64MaliMali8,802184,936204,041290,320
65TouguéTougué3,82580,293114,647122,959
7Région de Mamou 17,074437,212612,218732,117
71DalabaDalaba3,32896,571136,656136,320
72MamouMamou9,108139,764236,326318,738
73PitaPita4,638200,877239,236277,059
8Région de N'zérékoré 37,658740,1281,348,7871,663,582
81BeylaBeyla13,612120,610169,730325,482
82GuéckédouGuéckédou4,750150,997347,541291,823
83LolaLola4,68876,689134,326175,213
84MacentaMacenta7,056142,355278,789298,282
85N'ZérékoréN'Zérékoré3,632194,600283,413396,118
86YomouYomou3,92054,877134,988176,664
 total 245,8364,660,5827,156,40610,628,972
source: Institut National de la Statistique, Guinea.
note: SPU = sous-préfécture urbaine (urban sub-division); all others in 3rd level are rural sub-divisions.

Expanded administrative units

coderégion
préfecture
sous-préfecture
capitalarea (sq.km.)population
1983-02-04
census
population
1996-12-01
census
population
2014-03-01
prelim. census
1Région de Boké 31,186508,724760,1191,081,445
11BoffaBoffa5,050113,981156,558211,063
01Boffa Centre SPU    27,047
02Colia    35,768
03Douprou    21,045
04Koba-Tatema    50,644
05Lisso    11,861
06Mankountan    17,250
07Tamita    14,443
08Tougnifily    33,005
12BokéBoké11,124168,924293,917449,405
01Bintimodia    25,585
02Boké Centre SPU    61,449
03Dabiss    30,140
04Kamsar SPU    113,108
05Kanfarandé    29,440
06Kolaboui    57,251
07Malapouya    10,151
08Sangarédi SPU    76,538
09Sansalé    11,919
10Tanènè    33,824
13FriaFria2,01652,90881,79096,527
01Banguinet    13,839
02Banguingny    8,684
03Fria Centre SPU    61,691
04Tormelin    12,313
14GaoualGaoual7,758103,516137,624194,245
01Foulamory    10,207
02Gaoual Centre SPU    20,582
03Kakony    33,204
04Koumbia    45,970
05Kounsitel    18,572
06Malanta    14,300
07Touba    26,260
08Wendou M'bour    25,150
15KoundaraKoundara5,23869,39590,230130,205
01Guingan    14,347
02Kamaby    16,178
03Koundara Centre SPU    27,433
04Sambaïlo    15,479
05Sareboïdo    33,700
06Termessé    15,264
07Youkounkoun    7,804
2Région de ConakryConakry450710,3721,092,9361,667,864
21ConakryConakry450710,3721,092,9361,667,864
01Dixinn SPU    137,287
02Kaloum SPU    62,675
03Matam SPU    143,658
04Matoto SPU    670,310
05Ratoma SPU    653,934
3Région de Faranah 35,581425,160602,845942,733
31DabolaDabola6,35073,937111,363182,951
01Arfamoussaya   10,61416,561
02Banko   13,58423,638
03Bissikirima   18,70628,840
04Dabola Centre SPU   23,00238,617
05Dogomet   20,01129,040
06Kankama   8,64213,262
07Kindoye   3,2596,495
08Konendou   5,85010,006
09N'Dema   6,39116,492
32DinguirayeDinguiraye7,96599,363137,380195,662
01Banora    32,998
02Dialakora    14,735
03Diatifèrè    33,729
04Dinguiraye Centre SPU    47,250
05Gagnakaly    12,774
06Kalinko    31,797
07Lansanaya    9,191
08Sélouma    13,188
33FaranahFaranah12,966109,104147,347280,511
01Banian    36,445
02Beindou    16,521
03Faranah Centre SPU    78,108
04Gnaléah    15,221
05Heremakonon    12,890
06Kobikoro    13,912
07Marela    32,638
08Passaya    19,849
09Sandéniyah    17,454
10Songoyah    13,422
11Tindo    5,069
12Tiro    18,982
34KissidougouKissidougou8,300142,756206,755283,609
01Albadariah    17,147
02Banama    8,944
03Bardou    9,767
04Beindou    14,679
05Fermesadou    19,489
06Firawa (Yomadou)    11,407
07Gbangbadou    13,861
08Kissidougou Centre SPU    102,675
09Koundiatou    14,897
10Manfran    14,385
11Sangardo    21,646
12Yende-Millimou    20,372
13Yombiro    14,340
4Région de Kankan 72,145640,4321,011,6441,986,329
41KankanKankan19,750172,677262,350472,112
01Balandougou    27,554
02Baténafadji    47,611
03Boula    15,763
04Gbérédou-Baranama    17,448
05Kankan Centre SPU    193,830
06Karifamoriya    24,858
07Koumba    21,028
08Mamouroudou    14,609
09Misamana    18,059
10Moribaya    14,141
11Sabadou-Baranama    23,159
12Tinti-Oulen    21,245
13Tokounou    32,807
42KérouanéKérouané7,02087,040154,861211,017
01Banankoro    65,315
02Damaro    27,422
03Kérouané Centre SPU    36,355
04Komodou    21,775
05Kounsakoro    7,053
06Linko    16,478
07Sibiribaro    16,485
08Soromayah    20,134
43KouroussaKouroussa14,050107,741150,059268,224
01Babila    16,290
02Balato    16,760
03Banfèlè    24,555
04Baro    15,578
05Cisséla    41,562
06Douako    22,387
07Doura    18,675
08Kiniéro    22,267
09Koumana    12,789
10Komola Kouro    13,941
11Kouroussa Centre SPU    39,611
12Sanguiana    23,809
44MandianaMandiana12,825111,671173,150339,527
01Balandougouba    28,597
02Dialakoro    63,159
03Faralako    24,371
04Kantoumania    11,522
05Kinieran    37,944
06Koudianakoro    31,489
07Koundian    32,298
08Mandiana Centre SPU    25,791
09Morodou    28,140
10Niantanina    14,884
11Saladou    18,314
12Sansando    23,018
45SiguiriSiguiri18,500161,303271,224695,449
01Bankon    18,109
02Doko    91,892
03Franwalia    28,841
04Kiniébakora    29,096
05Kintinian    126,850
06Maléah    27,514
07Naboun    21,732
08Niagassola    30,757
09Niandankoro    23,817
10Norassoba    40,156
11Siguiri Centre SPU    188,456
12Siguirini    55,390
13Nounkounkan    12,839
5Région de Kindia 28,873555,937928,3121,559,185
51CoyahCoyah1,275116,84085,148264,164
01Coyah Centre SPU    49,821
02Kouria    9,948
03Manéah    167,705
04Wonkifong    36,690
52DubrékaDubréka4,350 131,337328,418
01Badi    10,821
02Dubréka Centre SPU    167,498
03Khorira    25,545
04Faléssadé    11,043
05Ouassou    15,701
06Tanènè    48,069
07Tondon    49,741
53ForécariahForécariah4,38490,403195,836244,649
01Alassoyah    14,903
02Benty    24,247
03Farmoriyah    34,288
04Forécareah Centre SPU    20,671
05Kaback    19,561
06Kakossa    9,289
07Kallia    19,218
08Maferinyah    43,362
09Moussayah    39,044
10Sikhourou    20,066
54KindiaKindia9,648163,032287,611438,315
01Bangouya    52,951
02Damankania    25,348
03Friguiagbé    34,488
04Kindia Centre SPU    169,119
05Kolente    31,223
06Madina-Oula    23,452
07Mambia    26,516
08Molota    12,200
09Samaya    21,271
10Souguéta    41,747
55TéliméléTélimélé9,216185,662228,380283,639
01Bourouwal    25,415
02Daramagnaki    33,303
03Gougoudjè    10,696
04Koba    9,508
05Kollet    21,136
06Konsotami    12,541
07Missira    43,809
08Santou    13,764
09Sarekali    14,811
10Sinta    21,781
11Sogolon    25,141
12Tarihoye    14,753
13Télimélé Centre SPU    23,806
14Thionthian    13,175
6Région de Labé 22,869642,617799,545995,717
61KoubiaKoubia3,72570,71591,882101,171
01Fafaya    20,161
02Gadhawoundou    6,993
03Koubia Centre SPU    21,926
04Matakaou    16,686
05Missira    11,316
06Pilimini    24,089
62LabéLabé2,242185,594251,702318,633
01Dalin    17,770
02Daralabé    8,988
03Diari    14,717
04Dionfo    12,553
05Garambé    9,400
06Hafia    14,245
07Kalan    10,265
08Kouramandji    14,710
09Labé Centre SPU    141,377
10Noussy    13,802
11Popodara    24,763
12Sannoun    20,707
13Tountouroun    15,336
63LéloumaLélouma4,275121,079137,273162,634
01Balaya    10,208
02Djountou    17,995
03Herico    17,959
04Korbè    7,438
05Lafou    20,080
06Lélouma Centre SPU    14,219
07Linsan    10,371
08Manda    7,957
09Parawol    14,574
10Sagalé    15,521
11Tyanguel-Bori    26,312
64MaliMali8,802184,936204,041290,320
01Balaki    11,650
02Donghol-Sigon    25,067
03Dougountouny    35,677
04Fougou    20,201
05Gayah    13,462
06Hidayatou    15,087
07Lebekéré    11,591
08(Madina) Salambandé    15,714
09Madina-Wora    30,201
10Mali Centre SPU    40,247
11Teliré    18,106
12Touba    18,490
13Yembering    34,827
65TouguéTougué3,82580,293114,647122,959
01Fatako    9,743
02Fello-Koundoua    7,875
03Kansangui    8,672
04Kolangui    7,313
05Kollet    17,585
06Kona    13,638
07Kouratongo    11,231
08Koyin    14,048
09Tangali    7,503
10Tougué Centre SPU    25,351
7Région de Mamou 17,074437,212612,218732,117
71DalabaDalaba3,32896,571136,656136,320
01Bodié    8,837
02Dalaba Centre SPU    23,982
03Ditinn    12,836
04Kaala    7,086
05Kankalabé    18,923
06Koba    16,823
07Kébali    11,592
08Mafara    8,047
09Mombéyah    14,049
10Mitty    14,145
72MamouMamou9,108139,764236,326318,738
01Boulliwel    20,916
02Dounet    30,685
03Gongorè    8,756
04Kegnéko    19,305
05Kounkouré    12,725
06Mamou Centre SPU    82,538
07Nyagara    12,296
08Ouré-Kaba    31,639
09Porédaka    22,109
10Saramoussayah    23,288
11Soyah    23,078
12Téguéréyah    9,280
13Timbo    13,367
14Tolo    8,756
73PitaPita4,638200,877239,236277,059
01Bantignel    13,703
02Bourouwal-Tappé    9,539
03Dongol-Touma    23,429
04Gongorè    16,870
05Ley-Miro    19,364
06Maci    22,065
07Ninguélandé    25,879
08Pita Centre SPU    27,460
09Sangaréyah    36,699
10Sintali    9,169
11Timbi-Madina    52,103
12Timbi-Touny    20,779
8Région de N'zérékoré 37,658740,1281,348,7871,663,582
81BeylaBeyla13,612120,610169,730325,482
01Beyla Centre SPU    32,368
02Boola    22,542
03Diaraguéréla    11,276
04Diassadou    16,892
05Fouala    16,426
06Gbackédou    22,705
07Gbéssoba    34,819
08Karala    10,827
09Koumandou    13,025
10Mousadou    15,635
11Nionsomoridou    15,347
12Samana    24,437
13Sinko    80,248
14Sokourala    8,935
82GuéckédouGuéckédou4,750150,997347,541291,823
01Bolodou    13,695
02Fangamadou    24,995
03Guéckédou Centre SPU    67,258
04Guéndembou    31,252
05Kassadou    19,886
06Koundou    28,067
07Nongoa    15,370
08Ouendé-Kénéma    31,037
09Terméssadou-Djibo    29,727
10Tékoulo    30,536
83LolaLola4,68876,689134,326175,213
01Bossou    9,442
02Foumbadou    19,020
03Gama    20,024
04Guéassou    20,661
05Kokota    14,415
06Laine    16,234
07Lola Centre SPU    48,858
08N'Zoo    15,224
09Tounkarata    11,335
84MacentaMacenta7,056142,355278,789298,282
01Balizia    14,755
02Binikala    17,547
03Bofossou    13,911
04Daro    14,473
05Fassankoni    14,080
06Kouankan    49,256
07Koyama    25,080
08Macenta Centre SPU    65,889
09N'Zébéla    16,232
10Orémaï    9,227
11Panziazou    8,456
12Semgbédou    13,853
13Sérédou    20,381
14Vasérédou    8,603
15Watanka    6,539
85N'ZérékoréN'Zérékoré3,632194,600283,413396,118
01Bounouma    22,106
02Gouécké    18,991
03Kobéla    15,175
04Koropara    17,759
05Koulé    19,363
06N'Zérékoré Centre SPU    194,178
07Palé    10,204
08Samoé    39,149
09Soulouma    21,439
10Womey    13,196
11Yalenzou    24,558
86YomouYomou3,92054,877134,988176,664
01Banié    11,810
02Bheta    13,753
03Bignamou    19,430
04Bowé    26,692
05Diécké    58,738
06Péla    15,832
07Yomou Centre SPU    30,409
 total 245,8364,660,5827,156,40610,628,972
source: Institut National de la Statistique, Guinea.
note: SPU = sous-préfécture urbaine (urban sub-division); all others in 3rd level are rural sub-divisions.

Main cities

namepopulation
2014-03-01
prelim. census
Conakry1,667,864
N'Zérékoré194,178
Kankan193,830
Siguiri188,456
Kindia169,119
Dubréka167,498
Labé141,377
Kissidougou102,675
source: Institut National de la Statistique, Guinea.