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Subdistrict

Subdistrict is a low level administrative division of a District. In Thailand it may refer to the King Amphoe or to the Tambon. In England and Wales it was part of a Registration district.

In India the Census India calls the units below the districts "sub-district". These are usually called tehsil (taluk/ taluka / mandal).

By higher level entity

Set Notes
Subdistricts of Bangladesh (Bengali: উপজেলা,pronounced: "upo-jela" lit. "sub-district")
Subdistricts of China (Chinese: 街道; pinyin: jiēdào, literally "Street")
Subdistricts of East Timor (Portuguese: subdistrito)
Subdistricts of Mandatory Palestine (qadaa in Arab)
Subdistricts of the Ottoman Empire (kaza in Turkish)
Subdistricts of Israel
Subdistricts of India (tehsil / mandal in India)
Subdistricts of Thailand
Subdistricts of Indonesia (kecamatan in Bahasa Indonesia)


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