The fifteen counties are administered by superintendents appointed by the president. The Constitution calls for the election of various chiefs at the county and local level. These elections have not taken place since 1985 due to war and financial constraints.
There are 15 counties in Liberia.
1.Bomi(Caital:Tubmanburg, Area:1,932km2, Population:84,119)
2.Bong(Caital:Gbarnga, Area:8,754km2,, Population:333,481)
4.Grand Bassa(Caital:Buchanan, Area:7,81km2,Population:221,693)
5.Grand Cape Mount(Caital:Robertsport, Area:4,78km2, Population:127,076)
6.Grand Gedeh(Caital:Zwedru, Area:10,85km2, Population:125,258)
7.Grand Kru(Caital:Barclayville, Area:3,895km,Population:2,57,913)
8.Lofa(Caital:Voinjama, Area:9,982km2, Population:276,863)
9.Margibi(Caital:Kakata, Area:2,691km2, Population:209,923)
10.Maryland(Caital:Harper, Area:2,297km2, Population:135,938)
11.Montserrado(Caital:Bensonville? Area:km2,1,880, Population:1,118,241)
12.Nimba(Caital:Sanniquellie, Area:11,551km2, Population:462,026)
13.Rivercess(Caital:Rivercess, Area:5,564km2, Population:71,509)
14.River Gee(Caital:Fish Town, Area:5,113km2, Population:66,789)
15.Sinoe(Caital:Greenville, Area:9,764km2, Population:102,391)