Somali Region

regional state of Ethiopia

The Somali Regional State is a region in Ethiopia. The capital city is Jijiga.

Somali Regional State

Dawlada Deegaanka Soomaalida
ሶማሊ ክልል
Flag of Somali Regional State
Official seal of Somali Regional State
Map of Ethiopia showing Somali State
Map of Ethiopia showing Somali State
Country Ethiopia
 • Total327,068 km2 (126,282 sq mi)
 • Total10,134,606[1]
Time zoneUTC+3 (EAT)
Area code(s)+251
ISO 3166 codeET-SO

Administrative zonesEdit

Somali Region Administrative map

Like other Regions in Ethiopia, Somali Region is divided into eleven administrative zones and Six Special administrative zones:[2]

The zones are divided into districts.


  1. Population Projection of Ethiopia for All Regions At Wereda Level from 2014 – 2017. Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Central Statistical Agency. Archived from the original on 6 June 2018. Retrieved 4 June 2018.
  2. "Ethiopia: Somali Region Administrative map (as of 05 Jan 2015)". OCHA. 5 January 2015. Retrieved 5 November 2017.

Coordinates: 7°26′19″N 44°17′49″E / 7.4387305°N 44.2968750°E / 7.4387305; 44.2968750