: ولاية باجة
) is one of the twenty-four governorates
. It is in northern Tunisia and has a brief coastline relative to its size. It covers an area of 3,740 km²
and had a population of 303,032 as at the 2014 census.
The capital is Béja
and it spans the moderately high Tell Atlas
hills and part of the plain between the Tell Atlas and the Dorsal Atlas further south.
Administratively, the governorate is divided into nine delegations
), eight municipalities
, eight rural councils, and 101 sectors (imadas
The delegations and their populations from the 2004 and 2014 censuses,
are listed below: