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Phetchabun Province

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Map of Thailand highlighting Phetchabun Province
Coordinates: 16°26′N 101°09′E / 16.433°N 101.15°E / 16.433; 101.15Coordinates: 16°26′N 101°09′E / 16.433°N 101.15°E / 16.433; 101.15
Country  Thailand
Capital Mueang Phetchabun
 • Governor Thawatchai Thoetphaothai (since October 2009)
 • Total 12,668.4 km2 (4,891.3 sq mi)
Area rank Ranked 9th
Population (2000)
 • Total 965,784
 • Rank Ranked 19th
 • Density 76.2357/km2 (197.4495/sq mi)
 • Density rank Ranked 55th
Time zone Thailand Standard Time (UTC+7)
ISO 3166 code TH-67

Phetchabun (Thai: เพชรบูรณ์) is one of the northern provinces (changwat) of Thailand. As of 2000, 965,784 people live there, and has an area of 12,668.4km². The Governor is Direk Thuengfang.

Administrative divisions

Map of Amphoe

The province has 11 districts (amphoe); 117 subdistricts (tambon) and 1261 villages (muban).