| Batha Prefecture|
Préfecture du Batha
|Prefecture of Chad|
13°12′N 18°20′E / 13.200°N 18.333°ECoordinates: 13°12′N 18°20′E / 13.200°N 18.333°E
|Historical era||Cold War|
|•||Established||13 February 1960|
|•||Disestablished||1 September 1999|
|•||1960||100,000 km2 (38,610 sq mi)|
|•||1993||88,800 km2 (34,286 sq mi)|
|Density||2.8 /km2 (7.2 /sq mi)|
|Density||3.2 /km2 (8.4 /sq mi)|
|Political subdivisions|| Sub-prefectures (1993)|
|Area and population source:|
Batha Prefecture was one of the 14 prefectures of Chad. Located in the center of the country, Batha covered an area of 88,800 square kilometers and had a population of 288,458 in 1993. Its capital was Ati, Chad. It is largely coextensive with the current Batha Region.
- "Administrative Divisions of Countries: Regions of Chad". www.statoids.com.
- "Administrative Divisions of Countries: Departments of Chad". www.statoids.com.