| Biltine Prefecture|
Préfecture du Biltine
|Prefecture of Chad|
14°31′N 20°55′E / 14.517°N 20.917°ECoordinates: 14°31′N 20°55′E / 14.517°N 20.917°E
|Historical era||Cold War|
|•||Disestablished||1 September 1999|
|•||1960||55,000 km2 (21,236 sq mi)|
|•||1993||46,850 km2 (18,089 sq mi)|
|Density||2.6 /km2 (6.7 /sq mi)|
|Density||4 /km2 (10.4 /sq mi)|
|Political subdivisions|| Sub-prefectures (1993)|
|Area and population source:|
Biltine Prefecture was one of the 14 prefectures of Chad. Located in the east of the country, Biltine covered an area of 46,850 square kilometers and had a population of 184,807 in 1993. Its capital was Biltine. The Amdang language, spoken in parts of the prefecture, is sometimes called "Biltine".
- "Administrative Divisions of Countries: Regions of Chad". www.statoids.com.
- "Administrative Divisions of Countries: Departments of Chad". www.statoids.com.