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Uganda: Administrative Division

Contents: Regions and Districts

The population of the regions and districts of Uganda according to census results.

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
1991-01-12
Population
Census
2002-09-13
Population
Census
2014-08-27
Population
Projection
2019-07-01
CentralRegion4,843,5946,575,4259,529,23811,184,500
BuikweDistrict250,511329,858422,771465,200
BukomansimbiDistrict126,549139,556151,413155,800
ButambalaDistrict74,06286,755100,840106,700
BuvumaDistrict18,48242,48389,890121,300
GombaDistrict119,550133,264159,922171,400
KalangalaDistrict16,37134,76654,29364,800
KalunguDistrict152,028160,684183,232192,400
KampalaCity774,2411,189,1421,507,0801,650,800
Kassanda (← Mubende)District......271,544305,400
KayungaDistrict236,177294,613368,062400,900
KibogaDistrict98,153108,897148,218167,100
KyankwanziDistrict43,454120,575214,693270,000
Kyotera (← Rakai)District......239,563257,400
Luwero (Luweero)District255,390341,317456,958511,900
LwengoDistrict212,554242,252274,953288,100
LyantondeDistrict53,10066,03993,753107,500
MasakaDistrict203,566228,170297,004328,900
MityanaDistrict223,527266,108328,964356,800
MpigiDistrict157,368187,771250,548280,300
MubendeDistrict......412,804527,800
MukonoDistrict319,434423,052596,804682,800
NakasekeDistrict93,804137,278197,373227,900
NakasongolaDistrict100,497127,064181,795209,300
RakaiDistrict......276,746310,500
Ssembabule (Sembabule)District144,039180,045252,597288,400
WakisoDistrict562,887907,9881,997,4182,735,100
EasternRegion4,128,4696,204,9159,042,42010,512,200
AmuriaDistrict......183,348217,500
BudakaDistrict100,348136,489207,597244,800
BududaDistrict79,218123,103210,173259,800
BugiriDistrict171,269237,441382,913462,400
Bugweri (← Iganga)District......164,886186,900
BukedeaDistrict75,272122,433203,600249,000
BukwoDistrict30,69248,95289,356113,500
BulambuliDistrict64,57697,273174,513220,100
BusiaDistrict163,597225,008323,662373,200
ButalejaDistrict106,678157,489244,153290,200
Butebo (← Pallisa)District......111,762119,600
BuyendeDistrict130,775191,266323,067397,500
IgangaDistrict......339,311391,300
JinjaDistrict289,476387,573471,242507,700
KaberamaidoDistrict81,535131,650215,026261,100
KaliroDistrict105,122154,667236,199279,000
KamuliDistrict249,317361,399486,319545,900
KapchorwaDistrict48,66774,268105,186120,500
Kapelebyong (← Amuria)District......87,580100,900
KatakwiDistrict75,244118,928166,231189,500
KibukuDistrict91,216128,219202,033241,700
KumiDistrict102,030165,365239,268276,600
KweenDistrict37,34367,17193,667106,700
LuukaDistrict130,408185,526238,020262,100
ManafwaDistrict...115,451149,544171,300
MayugeDistrict216,849324,674473,239548,600
MbaleDistrict240,929332,571488,960568,800
NamayingoDistrict68,038174,954215,443233,300
Namisindwa (← Manafwa)District...147,115204,281226,100
NamutumbaDistrict123,871167,691252,557296,700
NgoraDistrict59,392101,867141,919161,600
PallisaDistrict......275,127338,800
SerereDistrict90,386176,479285,903345,900
SironkoDistrict147,729185,819242,421268,800
SorotiDistrict113,872193,310296,833351,400
TororoDistrict285,299379,399517,080583,400
NorthernRegion3,151,9555,363,6697,188,1328,346,600
AbimDistrict47,57251,803107,966144,600
AdjumaniDistrict96,264202,290225,251234,300
AgagoDistrict100,659184,018227,792247,200
AlebtongDistrict112,584163,047227,541259,200
AmolatarDistrict68,47396,189147,166166,000
AmudatDistrict11,33663,572105,769129,400
AmuruDistrict88,692135,723186,696211,400
ApacDistrict......185,322219,000
AruaDistrict368,214559,075782,077891,700
DokoloDistrict84,978129,385183,093209,800
GuluDistrict...193,337275,613316,600
KaabongDistrict91,236202,758167,879189,300
KitgumDistrict104,557167,030204,048220,200
KobokoDistrict62,337129,148206,495248,500
KoleDistrict115,259165,922239,327276,300
KotidoDistrict57,198122,541181,050202,100
Kwania (← Apac)District......183,304210,600
LamwoDistrict71,030115,345134,371142,300
LiraDistrict191,473290,601408,043465,900
MarachaDistrict107,596145,705186,134204,500
MorotoDistrict59,14977,243103,432115,800
MoyoDistrict79,381194,778139,012155,200
Nabilatuk (← Nakapiripirit)District......68,40985,700
NakapiripiritDistrict......88,281108,700
NapakDistrict37,684112,697142,224155,500
NebbiDistrict...166,834238,959274,800
NwoyaDistrict37,94741,010133,506214,200
Omoro (← Gulu)District...105,190160,732189,900
OtukeDistrict43,45762,018104,254128,100
OyamDistrict177,053268,415383,644441,300
PaderDistrict80,938142,320178,004194,000
Pakwach (← Nebbi)District...99,478157,835189,700
YumbeDistrict99,794251,784484,822629,400
ZomboDistrict131,315169,048240,081275,400
WesternRegion4,547,6876,298,0758,874,86010,264,700
BuhwejuDistrict55,53482,881120,720139,900
BuliisaDistrict47,70963,363113,161142,500
BundibugyoDistrict92,311158,909224,387256,800
Bunyangabu (← Kabarole)District...127,062170,247190,700
BushenyiDistrict160,982205,671234,443246,100
HoimaDistrict197,851343,618305,531361,800
IbandaDistrict148,029198,635249,625272,600
IsingiroDistrict226,365316,025486,360576,300
KabaleDistrict...194,939230,609245,600
KabaroleDistrict...229,852298,989331,100
Kagadi (← Kibaale)District...228,329351,033415,800
Kakumiro (← Kibaale)District...108,357293,108436,500
KamwengeDistrict201,654263,730414,454495,400
KanunguDistrict160,708204,732252,144273,000
KaseseDistrict343,601523,033694,987776,100
KibaaleDistrict...69,196140,947187,200
Kikuube (← Hoima)District......267,455341,300
KiruhuraDistrict140,946212,219328,077389,600
KiryandongoDistrict83,405187,707266,197305,300
KisoroDistrict186,681220,312281,705309,600
KyegegwaDistrict63,547110,925281,637408,700
KyenjojoDistrict182,026266,246422,204506,500
MasindiDistrict129,682208,420291,113331,800
MbararaDistrict267,457361,477472,629524,400
MitoomaDistrict134,251160,802183,444192,600
NtorokoDistrict24,25551,06967,00574,500
NtungamoDistrict305,199379,987483,841531,100
Rubanda (← Kabale)District...172,780196,896206,600
RubiriziDistrict75,361101,804129,149141,500
Rukiga (← Kabale)District...90,599100,726104,700
RukungiriDistrict230,072275,162314,694330,700
SheemaDistrict153,009180,234207,343218,400
UgandaRepublic16,671,70524,442,08434,634,65040,308,000

Source: Uganda Bureau of Statistics (web).

Explanation: Districts as operational in mid-2018. Area figures of districts are derived from spatial data. The urban figures refer to municipalities and towns as defined in 2018.