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Sfax in a Nutshell

The governorate of Sfax enjoys a privileged geographical position between the center and the south of Tunisia, with a wide opening on the Mediterranean: a 200 km-long coast.

Sfax is surrounded by the Governorates of Mahdia to the north, of Gabes to the south and Kairouan and Sidi Bouzid to the west.

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Administrative Center Sfax
Area 7,545 km²
Number of Delegations 16
Number of Inhabitants 955,421 (April 2014)
Rate of Electrification 99.6 %
Rate of Access to Drinking Water 98.7 %
Rate of Urbanization 63 %
Rate of School Enrollment 95.9 %
Foreign Companies Located in the Governorate 115 (2015)
FDI 264,643 MTND (2015)
Number of Employment Positions 9,630 (2015)