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Western, Ghana

Western is one of 10 primary administrative regions in Ghana with a population of approximately 2,376,021 people.

Facts and figures on Western at a glance

Region name: Western (Western Region)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 2,376,021 people
Country: Ghana
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Western (Western Region) is located in the regional capital Sekondi-Takoradi (Sekondi-Takoradi) with a population of 138,872 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Western's regional capital Sekondi-Takoradi to Ghana's capital Accra (Accra) is approximately 182 km (113 mi).

Facts and figures about Western
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Western Western Region2,376,021 peopleSekondi-Takoradi Sekondi-Takoradi138,872 people

Compare with other regions in Ghana.

Map of Western

Map of Western

Information on Western

Information on Western
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Western Western RegionSekondi-Takoradi Sekondi-Takoradi19GhanaAfrica

Time in Western

Time in Western
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sun, 22 Jul 2018 - 9:01amNoSun, 22 Jul 2018 - 9:01amUTCAfrica/Accra

Geographic coordinates of Western

Latitude & Longitude of Western
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map5°30'00.0"N (5.5000000°)2°30'00.0"W (-2.5000000°)

Subregions in Western

There are 19 administrative subregions in Western.
Subregions in Western
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Ahanta West Ahanta West1.---
Aowin/Suaman Aowin/Suaman2.---
Bia Bia3.---
Bibiani/Ahwiaso/Bekwai Bibiani/Ahwiaso/Bekwai4.---
Ellembelle Ellembelle5.---
Jomoro Jomoro6.---
Juaboso Juaboso7.---
Mpohor/Wassa East Mpohor/Wassa East8.---
Nzema East Nzema East9.---
Prestea-Huni Valley Prestea-Huni Valley10.---
Secondi Takoradi Secondi Takoradi11.---
Sefwi Akontobra Sefwi Akontobra12.---
Sefwi-Wiawso Sefwi-Wiawso13.---
Shama Ahanta East Metropolitan District Shama Ahanta East Metropolitan District14.---
Shama new Shama new15.---
Tarkwa Nsuaem Tarkwa Nsuaem16.---
Wassa Amenfi East Wassa Amenfi East17.---
Wassa Amenfi West Wassa Amenfi West18.---
Wassa West Wassa West19.---

External sources of information on Western

Western on Wikipedia