Bakel Department

Bakel Department is one of the departments of Senegal, located in the Tambacounda Region. The department had an area of 22,378 km² and population estimate at 215,680 in 2005. However, recently the department was reduced to create the new department of Goudiry.

Coordinates: 14°54′09″N 12°27′34″W / 14.9025°N 12.45944°W / 14.9025; -12.45944

Departments of Senegal
Dakar Region
  • Dakar
  • Guédiawaye
  • Pikine
  • Rufisque
Diourbel Region
  • Bambey
  • Diourbel
  • Mbacké
Fatick Region
  • Fatick
  • Foundiougne
  • Gossas
Kaffrine Region
  • Birkilane
  • Kaffrine
  • Malem Hodar
Kaolack Region
  • Guinguinéo
  • Kaolack
  • Koungheul
  • Nioro du Rip
Kédougou Region
  • Kedougou
  • Salémata
  • Saraya
Kolda Region
  • Kolda
  • Médina Yoro Foulah
  • Vélingara
Louga Region
  • Kébémer
  • Linguère
  • Louga
Matam Region
  • Kanel
  • Matam
  • Ranérou Ferlo
Saint-Louis Region
  • Dagana
  • Podor
  • Saint-Louis
Sédhiou Region
  • Bounkiling
  • Goudomp
  • Sédhiou
Tambacounda Region
  • Bakel
  • Goudiry
  • Koumpentoum
  • Tambacounda
Thiès Region
  • M'bour
  • Thiès
  • Tivaouane
Ziguinchor Region
  • Bignona
  • Oussouye
  • Ziguinchor

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