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RWANDA - Country Profile (Overview, Quick Facts and Administrative Subdivisions), Rwanda Kigali

RWANDA - Country Profile (Overview, Quick Facts and Administrative Subdivisions), Rwanda Kigali


Overview


Rwanda is a small, land-locked country located in east Africa. Bordered by Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda has a population of 11,533,446 people (National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda, 2016). The major economic sectors are tourism, mining and agriculture. The three official languages are Kinyarwanda, English and French.


Quick Facts



  • Land Area: 26,338 square kms \ 10,169 square miles

  • Location: 75 miles south of the equator in the Tropic of Capricorn, 880 miles west of the Indian Ocean and 1,250 miles east of the Atlantic Ocean

  • Borders (893 Km): Uganda to the north (169 Km), Tanzania to the east (217 Km), Burundi to the south (290 Km) and Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west (217 Km).

  • Population:11,533,446 people (National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda, 2016).

  • Languages: The three official languages are Kinyarwanda, English and French

  • Currency: The Rwandan franc 

  • Capital City: Kigali

  • Major economic sectors: Tourism, mining, agriculture

  • Rainfall: Rainy seasons: March - May and October - November (Average of 110-200 mm. per month)

  • Average temperature: 24.6 ºC - 27.6 ºC.

  • Altitude: Ranges from 1 000 m to 4 507 m above sea level

  • Main National Parks: Akagera and Virunga Volcanoes National Parks

  • Highest point: Karisimbi volcano (4,507m)

  • National Anthem: Rwanda Nziza (CLICK HERE For More)

  • National Symbols: Flag, Coat of Arms and National Anthem (CLICK HERE For More)


Subdivisions of the country - List of districts by province


Kigali, City of




  1. Gasabo

  2. Kicukiro

  3. Nyarugenge


Eastern Province




  1. Bugesera

  2. Gatsibo

  3. Kayonza

  4. Kirehe

  5. Ngoma

  6. Nyagatare

  7. Rwamagana


Northern Province




  1. Burera

  2. Gakenke

  3. Gicumbi

  4. Musanze

  5. Rulindo


Southern Province




  1. Gisagara

  2. Huye

  3. Kamonyi

  4. Muhanga

  5. Nyamagabe

  6. Nyanza

  7. Nyaruguru

  8. Ruhango


Western Province




  1. Karongi

  2. Ngororero

  3. Nyabihu

  4. Nyamasheke

  5. Rubavu

  6. Rusizi

  7. Rutsiro


Source



  1. http://www.rwandapedia.rw/page/rwanda-country-profile

  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Districts_of_Rwanda

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