Geopolitical map of Somalia

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CapitalPopulationArea
Mogadishu 10,112,453 637,657
Country codePhone CodeLocal HourTime zone
SO +252 06:21:51 Africa/Mogadishu
Somalia maps

3 countries share a border with Somalia

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Some data about Somalia

Somalia is a country of 10,112,453 inhabitants, with an area of ‚Äč637,657 km2, its capital is Mogadishu and its time zone is "Africa/Mogadishu". Its ISO code is "SO" in 2 positions and "SOM" in 3 positions.

To be able to make a telephone call to Somalia, you must dial your telephone code, which is 252. The currency used in Somalia is the "Shilling" (SOS).

The administrative subdivision of Somalia (administrative division) is made up of 18 Gobolada (level 1) and 90 Districts (level 2). Somalia has 7 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants and 1 cities with more than one million inhabitants.

Above you have a geopolitical map of Somalia with a precise legend on its biggest cities, its road network, its airports, railways and waterways. Do not hesitate to click on the map of Somalia to access a zoom level and finer details.

Somalia shares borders with Djibouti, Ethiopia and Kenya.

Proportion of cities by number of inhabitants in Somalia

Number of cities by importance (population) in Somalia. Considering cities with a population of more than 100 000, 200 000, 500 000 and 1 million inhabitants, with the percentage of the population that these cities represent.

> 100k inhabitants > 200k inhabitants > 500k inhabitants > 1 million inhabitants
7 5 1 1
40.4 % 37.3 % 25.6 % 25.6 %
  • The 7 most important cities represent 40.4% of the entire population
  • The 5 most important cities represent 37.3% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 25.6% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 25.6% of the entire population

Administrative division of Somalia

Administrative subdivisionsAdministrative level
18 Gobolada1
90 Districts2

List of first-order administrative division in Somalia

  • Gobolka Awdal
  • Gobolka Bakool
  • Gobolka Banaadir
  • Gobolka Bari
  • Gobolka Bay
  • Gobolka Galguduud
  • Gobolka Gedo
  • Gobolka Hiiraan
  • Gobolka Jubbada Hoose
  • Gobolka Shabeellaha Hoose
  • Gobolka Jubbada Dhexe
  • Gobolka Shabeellaha Dhexe
  • Gobolka Mudug
  • Gobolka Nugaal
  • Gobolka Sanaag
  • Gobolka Sool
  • Gobolka Togdheer
  • Gobolka Woqooyi Galbeed

List of major cities of Somalia

  • Mogadishu2 587 183 inhabitants
  • Hargeysa477 876 inhabitants
  • Berbera242 344 inhabitants
  • Kismayo234 852 inhabitants
  • Marka230 100 inhabitants
  • Jamaame185 270 inhabitants
  • Baidoa129 839 inhabitants
  • Burao99 270 inhabitants
  • Bosaso74 287 inhabitants
  • Afgooye65 461 inhabitants
  • Gaalkacyo61 200 inhabitants
  • Laascaanood60 100 inhabitants
  • Garoowe57 300 inhabitants
  • Beledweyne55 410 inhabitants
  • Qoryooley51 720 inhabitants
  • Jawhar47 086 inhabitants
  • Jilib43 694 inhabitants
  • Baardheere42 240 inhabitants
  • Ceerigaabo33 853 inhabitants
  • Luuq33 820 inhabitants
  • Buurhakaba27 792 inhabitants
  • Ceeldheer26 562 inhabitants
  • Wanlaweyn22 022 inhabitants
  • Baki20 000 inhabitants
  • Eyl18 904 inhabitants
  • Buulobarde16 928 inhabitants
  • Qandala15 923 inhabitants
  • Bandarbeyla13 753 inhabitants
  • Garbahaarrey12 652 inhabitants
  • Hobyo12 564 inhabitants
  • Xuddur12 500 inhabitants
  • Bereeda11 262 inhabitants
  • Jalalaqsi9 743 inhabitants
  • Ceelbuur9 031 inhabitants
  • Dhuusamarreeb9 000 inhabitants
  • Yeed8 429 inhabitants
  • Mahaddayweyne8 273 inhabitants
  • Saacow7 893 inhabitants
  • Las Khorey6 941 inhabitants
  • Bargaal6 798 inhabitants