To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Pwani Region
Mkoa wa Pwani
An A14 trunk road connecting Dar es Salaam to the northern zone of Tanzania.
An A14 trunk road connecting Dar es Salaam to the northern zone of Tanzania.
Location in Tanzania
Location in Tanzania
Country Tanzania
ZoneCoastal
CapitalKibaha
Government
 • Regional CommissionerAbuubakar Kunenge
Area
 • Total32,547 km2 (12,566 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)
 • Total1,098,668
 • Density34/km2 (87/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+3 (EAT)
Postcode
61102
Area code(s)023
HDI (2018)0.506[1]
low · 16th of 25
WebsiteRegional Website

Pwani Region is one of Tanzania's 31 administrative regions. The regional capital is the town of Kibaha. According to the 2012 national census, the region had a population of 1,098,668, which was slightly lower than the pre-census projection of 1,110,917.[2]: page 2  From 2002 to 2012, the region's 2.2 percent average annual population growth rate was the seventeenth-highest in the country.[2]: page 4  It was also the 21st most densely populated region with 34 people per square kilometre.[2]: page 6  With a size of 32,407 square kilometres (12,512 sq mi),[3] the region is slightly larger than Belgium (32,133 square kilometres (12,407 sq mi)).

The region is bordered to the north by the Tanga Region, to the east by the Dar es Salaam Region and the Indian Ocean, to the south by the Lindi Region, and to the west by the Morogoro Region. The word "pwani" in Kiswahili means "coast".

Districts

The region is administratively divided into six districts:

Districts of Pwani Region
Map District Population
(2012)
Pwani.GIF
Bagamoyo District 311,740
Kibaha District 128,488
Kibaha Town 70,209
Kisarawe District 101,598
Mafia District 46,438
Mkuranga District 222,921
Rufiji District 217,274
Total 1,098,668

Education

Secondary (high) schools operated by the ministry of education in Pwani region include:

  1. Kibaha Secondary School (Kibaha District)
  2. Kibiti Secondary School (Rufiji District)
  3. Minaki Secondary School (Kisarawe District) — this school was established in Kisarawe in 1925, as St. Andrews College. Prior to that, it traces its history back to a Universities' Mission to Central Africa mission school established in Kiungani, Zanzibar, in 1869.[4]

References

  1. ^ "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". hdi.globaldatalab.org. Retrieved 2020-02-26.
  2. ^ a b c Population Distribution by Administrative Units, United Republic of Tanzania, 2013 Archived 2013-05-02 at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ Statistical Abstract 2011, Tanzania National Bureau of Statistics Archived 2013-11-05 at the Wayback Machine
  4. ^ Cooper-Poole, John; Doro, Marion, eds. (1 January 2006). "Reviews: The Story of Minaki. P M Libaba Second edition 2005, with additions by Peter White". Tanzanian Affairs. 83.


This page was last edited on 9 November 2021, at 18:43
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.