| Tandjilé Prefecture|
Préfecture du Tandjilé
|Prefecture of Chad|
9°24′N 16°18′E / 9.400°N 16.300°ECoordinates: 9°24′N 16°18′E / 9.400°N 16.300°E
|Historical era||Cold War|
|•||Established||9 January 1962|
|•||Disestablished||1 September 1999|
|•||1993||18,045 km2 (6,967 sq mi)|
|Density||25.2 /km2 (65.1 /sq mi)|
|Political subdivisions|| Sub-prefectures (1993)|
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This article refers to one of the former prefectures of Chad. From 2002 the country was divided into 18 regions.
Tandjilé was one of the 14 prefectures of Chad. Located in the southwest of the country, Tandjilé covered an area of 18,045 square kilometers and had a population of 453,854 in 1993. Its capital was Laï.
- "Administrative Divisions of Countries: Regions of Chad". www.statoids.com.
- "Administrative Divisions of Countries: Departments of Chad". www.statoids.com.