Health Infrastructure: According to the 2000 (EFY) Health and Health Related Indicators published by FMoH, Somalia has 8 Hospitals, 21 Health Centers and 290 Health Posts.
Capital City: The capital city for the Somalia Regional State is Jijiga.
Population: Based on 2000 (EFY) figures from the Central Statistical Agency (CSA) of Ethiopia, the Somali Region has an estimated total population of 4,560,000, consisting of 2,444,000 men and 2,116,000 women. 82.4% of the population is estimated to be rural inhabitants, while 17.6% are urban dwellers.
Area: An estimated area of 279,252 square kilometers, this region has an estimated density of 15.5 people per square kilometer.
Somali Regional Health Bureau
P.O. Box 238