Unguja South Region

Unguja South Region is one of the 31 regions of Tanzania. Located on the island of Zanzibar, the town of Koani serves as the region's capital. As of 2002, the population was 94,504.[1]

Unguja South Region

Mkoa wa Unguja Kusini  (Swahili)
Paje beach
Location in Tanzania
CountryTanzania
ZoneZanzibar
CapitalKoani
Area
  Total854 km2 (330 sq mi)
Population
 (2012)
  Total115,588
  Density140/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+3 (EAT)
Postcode
72xxx
Area code(s)024
Websitezanzibar.go.tz

Administrative divisions

Districts

The region is administratively divided into two districts:

Districts of Unguja South Region
Map District Population (2012)
Kati District 76,346
Kusini District 39,242
Total 115,588

Constituencies

For parliamentary elections, Tanzania is divided into constituencies. As of the 2010 elections Zanzibar Central/South Region had five constituencies:[2]

  • Chwaka Constituency
  • Koani Constituency
  • Makunduchi Constituency
  • Muyuni Constituency
  • Uzini Constituency

References


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