- Subdivisions of Algeria: below wilayah (provinces of Algeria), see Daïra of Algeria
- Subdivisions of Western Sahara: below wilaya (provinces of Western Sahara), see Daïra of Western Sahara
South East Asia
- Districts of Malaysia
- Districts of Brunei
- In Indonesia, the term "daerah istimewa" is used to refer to special territories (see Aceh and Yogyakarta).