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The departments of Benin are subdivided into 77 communes, which in turn are divided into arrondissements and finally into villages or city districts. [1]

91 relations: Abomey, Abomey-Calavi, Adja-Ouèrè, Adjarra, Adjohoun, Agbangnizoun, Aguégués, Akpro-Missérété, Alibori Department, Allada, Aplahoué, Atakora Department, Athiémè, Atlantique Department, Avrankou, Banikoara, Bantè, Bassila, Bembèrèkè, Benin, Bohicon, Bonou, Bopa, Borgou Department, Boukoumbé, Cercle (French colonial), Cobly, Collines Department, Comè, Copargo, Cotonou, Cové, Dangbo, Dassa-Zoumé, Departments of Benin, Djakotomey, Djidja, Donga Department, Glazoué, Gogounou, Grand-Popo, Houéyogbé, Ifangni, Kalalè, Kandi, Benin, Karimama, Benin, Kérou, Kétou, Benin, Klouékanmè, Kouandé, ..., Kouffo Department, Kpomassè, Lalo, Benin, Littoral Department, Lokossa, Malanville, Matéri, Mono Department, Natitingou, N’Dali, Nikki, Benin, Ouaké, Ouèssè, Ouémé Department, Ouidah, Ouinhi, Parakou, Pèrèrè, Péhunco, Plateau Department, Pobè, Porto-Novo, Sakété, Savalou, Savé, Sèmè-Kpodji, Ségbana, Sô-Ava, Sinendé, Tanguiéta, Tchaourou, Toffo, Tori-Bossito, Toucountouna, Toviklin, Township, Za-Kpota, Zagnanado, , Zogbodomey, Zou Department. Expand index (41 more) »

Abomey is a city in the Zou Department of Benin.

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Abomey-Calavi is a city, arrondissement, and commune located in the Atlantique Department of Benin.

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Adja-Ouèrè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Plateau Department of south-eastern Benin.

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Adjarra is a town and commune in Ouémé Department, Benin.The commune covers an area of 112 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 60,112 people.

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Adjohoun or Adjohon is a town, arrondissement, and commune in Ouémé Department, Benin.

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Agbangnizoun is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Zou Department of south-western Benin.

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Aguégués is a town and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin.

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Akpro-Missérété is a city, arrondissement, and commune in Ouémé Department, Benin.

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Alibori is the largest and northernmost département of Benin, with an area of 26,242 km² and a population of 868,046 (at the May 2013 Census).

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Allada is a town, arrondissement, and commune, located in the Atlantique Department of Benin.

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Aplahoué is a town and arrondissement located in the Kouffo Department of Benin.

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Atakora is the northwestern department of Benin, bordering Togo to the west and Burkina Faso to the north.

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Athiémè is a town and arrondissement located in the Mono Department of Benin.

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Atlantique is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Avrankou is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin.

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Banikoara is a town, arrondissement and commune located in the Alibori Department of Benin.

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Bantè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in western Benin.

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Bassila is a town, arrondissement, and commune located in the Donga Department of Benin.

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Bembèrèkè is a town, arrondissement, and commune located in the Borgou Department of Benin.

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Benin (or; Bénin), officially the Republic of Benin (République du Bénin) and formerly Dahomey, is a country in West Africa.

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Bohicon is a city in Benin, and a conurbation of Abomey lying 9 kilometres east of the city on the railway line from Cotonou to Parakou and on Benin's main highway RNIE 2 which joins the RNIE 4.

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Bonou is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin.

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Bopa is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Mono Department of south-western Benin.The commune covers an area of 365 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 70,268 people.

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Borgou is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Boukoumbé or Boukombé is a town, arrondissement and commune in north western Benin on the border with Togo.

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Cercle was the smallest unit of French political administration in French Colonial Africa that was headed by a European officer.

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Cobly or Kobli is a town, arrondissement and commune in the Atakora Department of north-western Benin.

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Collines is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Comè is a town and arrondissement located in the Mono Department of Benin.

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Copargo is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Donga Department of western Benin.

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Cotonou, formerly Kutonu, is the largest city and economic centre of Benin.

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Cové is a city located in the Zou Department of Benin.

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Dangbo is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin.The commune covers an area of 340 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 66,055 people.

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Dassa-Zoumé, often shortened to Dassa, is a city in Benin, on the Cotonou to Parakou railway and the main north-south highway.

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Benin is divided into 12 departments (French: départements), and subdivided into 77 communes (see Communes of Benin).

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Djakotomey is a town and commune in the Kouffo Department of south-western Benin.

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Djidja is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Zou Department of south-western Benin.

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Donga is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Glazoué is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Collines Department of central Benin.

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Gogounou is a town, arrondissement and commune in the Alibori Department of Benin, about 35 kilometres south of Kandi.

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Grand-Popo is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Mono Department of south-western Benin.

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Houéyogbé is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Mono Department of south-western Benin.

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Ifangni is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Plateau Department of south-eastern Benin.

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Kalalè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Borgou Department of eastern Benin.

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Kandi is a town, arrondissement and commune in the Alibori Department of eastern Benin.

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Karimama is a town, arrondissement and commune in the Alibori Department of northeastern Benin.

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Kérou is a town, arrondissement and commune located in the Atakora Department of Benin.The commune covers an area of 3745 square kilometres and as of 2012 had a population of 37,419 people.

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Kétou is a Yoruba town, arrondissement, and commune located in the Plateau Department of the Republic of Benin (previously called 'Dahomey').

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Klouékanmè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Kouffo Department of south-western Benin.

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Kouandé is a town, arrondissement and commune, located in the Atakora Department of Benin.The commune covers an area of 4500 square kilometres and as of 20013 had a population of 112,014 people.

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Kouffo is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Kpomassè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin.

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Lalo is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Kouffo Department of south-western Benin.

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Littoral is one of the twelve departments of Benin, and is divided into 13 arrondissements.

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Lokossa is an arrondissement, commune, and the capital city of Mono Department in Benin.

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Malanville is a city, arrondissement and commune in the Alibori Department of northeastern Benin, located across the River Niger from Niger.

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Matéri is a town, arrondissement and commune in the Atakora Department of north-western Benin.

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Mono is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Natitingou is a city and commune in north western Benin.

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N'Dali is a city and arrondissement in the north of Benin, and the capital of the Commune of N'Dali in the Borgou Department.

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Nikki is a city, arrondissement, and commune located in the Borgou Department of Benin.

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Ouaké is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Donga Department of western Benin.

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Ouèssè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Collines Department of central Benin.The commune covers an area of 3200 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 96,850 people.

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Ouémé is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Ouidah, historically also called Whydah, Juda, Juida by the French and Ajudá by the Portuguese, is a city on the Atlantic coast of Benin.

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Ouinhi is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Zou Department of south-western Benin.

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Parakou is the largest city in eastern Benin, with an estimated population of around 206,667 people, and capital of the Borgou Department.

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Pèrèrè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Borgou Department of eastern Benin.

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Péhunco or Péhonko is a town, arrondissement and commune located in the Atakora Department of Benin.

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Plateau is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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Pobè is a city and arrondissement located in the Plateau Department of Benin.

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Porto-Novo (also known as Hogbonou and Adjacé) is the official capital of the West African nation of Benin, and was the capital of French Dahomey.

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Sakété is a city located in the Plateau Department of Benin.

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Savalou is a city located in the Collines Department of Benin.

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Savé is a city in Benin, lying on the Cotonou-Parakou railway and the main north-south road.

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Sèmè-Kpodji is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Ouémé Department of south-eastern Benin.

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Ségbana is a town, arrondissement and commune located in the Alibori Department of Benin.The commune covers an area of 4471 square kilometres and as of 2013 had a population of 89,268 people.

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Sô-Ava is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin.

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Sinendé is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Borgou Department of central Benin.

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Tanguiéta is a town, arrondissement and commune located in the Atakora Department of Benin.The commune covers an area of 5465 square kilometres and as of 2002 had a population of 54,719 people.

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Tchaourou is a commune, arrondissement, and city located in the Borgou Department of Benin, a country in Western Africa, formerly known as Dahomey (until 1975).

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Toffo is a town and commune in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin.

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Tori-Bossito is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin.

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Toucountouna is a town, arrondissement and commune in the Atakora Department of north-western Benin.

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Toviklin is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Kouffo Department of south-western Benin.

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The word township is used to refer to different kinds of settlements in different countries.

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Za-Kpota or Zakpota is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Zou Department of south-western Benin.

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Zagnanado or Zangnanado is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Zou Department of southern-central Benin.

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Zè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Atlantique Department of southern Benin.

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Zogbodomey or Zogbodomè is a town, arrondissement, and commune in the Zou Department of south-western Benin.

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Zou is one of the twelve departments of Benin.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Communes_of_Benin

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