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Eastern, Ghana

Eastern is one of 10 primary administrative regions in Ghana with a population of approximately 2,633,154 people.

Facts and figures on Eastern at a glance

Region name: Eastern (Eastern Region)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 2,633,154 people
Country: Ghana
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Eastern (Eastern Region) is located in the regional capital Koforidua (Koforidua) with a population of 96,266 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Eastern's regional capital Koforidua to Ghana's capital Accra (Accra) is approximately 60 km (37 mi).

Facts and figures about Eastern
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Eastern Eastern Region2,633,154 peopleKoforidua Koforidua96,266 people

Compare with other regions in Ghana.

Map of Eastern

Map of Eastern

Information on Eastern

Information on Eastern
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Eastern Eastern RegionKoforidua Koforidua24GhanaAfrica

Time in Eastern

Time in Eastern
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 - 11:55amNoWed, 23 Jan 2019 - 11:55amUTCAfrica/Accra

Geographic coordinates of Eastern

Latitude & Longitude of Eastern
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map6°30'00.0"N (6.5000000°)0°30'00.0"W (-0.5000000°)

Subregions in Eastern

There are 24 administrative subregions in Eastern.
Subregions in Eastern
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Akuapim North Akuapim North1.---
Akuapim South Akuapim South2.---
Akyemansa Akyemansa3.---
Asuogyaman Asuogyaman4.---
Atiwa Atiwa5.---
Birim Central Birim Central6.---
Birim North Birim North7.---
Birim South Birim South8.---
Dangme East District Dangme East District9.---
Dangme West District Dangme West District10.---
East Akim East Akim11.---
Fanteakwa Fanteakwa12.---
Kwaebibirem Kwaebibirem13.---
Kwahu East Kwahu East14.---
Kwahu North Kwahu North15.---
Kwahu South Kwahu South16.---
Kwahu West Kwahu West17.---
Lower Manya Krobo Lower Manya Krobo18.---
New Juaben New Juaben19.---
Somanya District Somanya District20.---
Suhum/Kraboa/Coaltar Suhum/Kraboa/Coaltar21.---
Upper Manya Krobo Upper Manya Krobo22.---
West Akim West Akim23.---
Yilo Krobo Yilo Krobo24.---

External sources of information on Eastern

Eastern on Wikipedia