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Dowa

District in Malawi

Contents: Population

The population development of Dowa as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

DowaDistrict247,603322,432411,387559,849772,569814,635
MalawiRepublic5,547,4607,988,5079,933,86813,029,49817,563,74918,449,828

Source: National Statistical Office of Malawi (web).

Explanation: Population figures until 1998 are de facto, later figures are de jure.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (P 2020)
Males399,023
Females415,612
Age Groups (P 2020)
0-14 years332,144
15-64 years451,726
65+ years30,767
Age Distribution (P 2020)
0-9 years225,579
10-19 years199,184
20-29 years142,368
30-39 years95,699
40-49 years66,159
50-59 years41,277
60-69 years23,945
70-79 years13,525
80+ years6,901
Urbanization (C 2018)
Rural740,891
Urban31,678
Nationality (C 2018)
Malawi751,947
Other Nationality20,622
Country of Birth (C 2018)
Malawi753,649
Other Country18,920
Religion (C 2018)
Christian665,191
Muslim7,038
Traditional7,292
Other religion59,396
No religion33,652
Literacy (A5+) (C 2018)
yes442,118
no224,980
Tribe (C 2018)
Chewa690,553
Tumbuka4,412
Lomwe3,970
Yao4,773
Ngoni44,070
Sena422
Mang'anja493
Other Tribe3,254

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