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Ashanti, Ghana

Ashanti is one of 10 primary administrative regions in Ghana with a population of approximately 4,105,402 people.

Facts and figures on Ashanti at a glance

Region name: Ashanti (Ashanti Region)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 4,105,402 people
Country: Ghana
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Ashanti (Ashanti Region) is located in the regional capital Kumasi (Kumasi) with a population of 1,468,609 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Ashanti's regional capital Kumasi to Ghana's capital Accra (Accra) is approximately 202 km (125 mi).

Facts and figures about Ashanti
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Ashanti Ashanti Region4,105,402 peopleKumasi Kumasi1,468,609 people

Compare with other regions in Ghana.

Map of Ashanti

Map of Ashanti

Information on Ashanti

Information on Ashanti
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Ashanti Ashanti RegionKumasi Kumasi29GhanaAfrica

Time in Ashanti

Time in Ashanti
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 - 7:01amNoTue, 22 Jan 2019 - 7:01amUTCAfrica/Accra

Geographic coordinates of Ashanti

Latitude & Longitude of Ashanti
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map6°45'00.0"N (6.7500000°)1°30'00.0"W (-1.5000000°)

Subregions in Ashanti

There are 29 administrative subregions in Ashanti.
Subregions in Ashanti
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Adansi North Adansi North1.---
Adansi South Adansi South2.---
Afigya-Kwabre District Afigya-Kwabre District3.---
Ahafo Ano North Ahafo Ano North4.---
Ahafo Ano South Ahafo Ano South5.---
Amansie Central Amansie Central6.---
Amansie West Amansie West7.---
Asante Akim North Asante Akim North8.---
Asante Akim South District Asante Akim South District9.---
Atwima Kwanwoma Atwima Kwanwoma10.---
Atwima Mponua Atwima Mponua11.---
Atwima Nwabiagya Atwima Nwabiagya12.---
Bekwai Bekwai13.---
Bosome Freho Bosome Freho14.---
Bosomtwe Bosomtwe15.---
Ejisu Juaben Ejisu Juaben16.---
Ejura Sekyedumase Ejura Sekyedumase17.---
Kumasi Kumasi18.---
Kumasi Metropolitan District Kumasi Metropolitan District19.---
Kwabre District Kwabre District20.---
Mampong Mampong21.---
Obuasi Obuasi22.---
Obuasi Municipal District Obuasi Municipal District23.---
Offinso Offinso24.---
Offinso North Offinso North25.---
Sekyere Afram Plains Sekyere Afram Plains26.---
Sekyere Central Sekyere Central27.---
Sekyere East Sekyere East28.---
Sekyere South Sekyere South29.---

External sources of information on Ashanti

Ashanti on Wikipedia