digplanet beta 1: Athena
Share digplanet:


Applied sciences






















Coat of arms of Zambia.svg
This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of

Zambia is divided into 10 provinces.

Western North-Western Copperbelt Northern Muchinga Southern Luapula Central Lusaka EasternProvincial Administrative Divisions of Zambia.png
About this image
Province[1] Capital Area (km²) Population Density
Districts Map
Central[2] Kabwe 94,394 1,307,111 13.4 11 Zambia - Central.svg
Copperbelt[3] Ndola 31,328 1,972,317 62.5 10 Zambia - Copperbelt.svg
Eastern Chipata 51,476 1,592,661 24.7 9 Zambia - Eastern.svg
Luapula Mansa 50,567 991,927 19.0 11 Zambia - Luapula.svg
Lusaka[2] Lusaka 21,896 2,191,225 100.4 8 Zambia - Lusaka.svg
Muchinga[4] Chinsali[5] 87,806 711,657[6] 8.1 7 Zambia - Muchinga.svg
Northern Kasama 77,650 1,105,824[7] 14.2 9 Zambia - Northern.svg
North-Western Solwezi 125,826 727,044 5.6 9 Zambia - North-Western.svg
Southern Choma 85,283 1,589,926 18.8 13 Zambia - Southern.svg
Western[3] Mongu 126,386 902,974 7.0 16 Zambia - Western.svg
Zambia Lusaka 752,612 13,092,666 17.3 103

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Gwillim Law. "Zambia Provinces". Retrieved 2015-06-18.  (Population figures are from the census of 2010).
  2. ^ a b Lusaka province was split from Central province in 1973. Initially Lusaka province was only 360 km², but by 1988 it had been enlarged to its present size.
  3. ^ a b The Copperbelt province was known as Western Province until 1969. At the same time the name of the Barotseland province was changed to Western province.
  4. ^ Created on November 2011, consisting 5 districts from Northern Province and one from Eastern.
  5. ^ Zambia's 10th Province, Muchinga, Ministry of Local Government and Housing, Zambia
  6. ^ http://www.citypopulation.de/php/zambia-admin.php
  7. ^ population figures adjusted for new smaller area

Original courtesy of Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Provinces_of_Zambia — Please support Wikipedia.
This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia. A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia.

267 news items

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:52:30 -0800

“These Free Cervical Cancer Screening Clinics are located in all the 10 provinces of Zambia,” said Ambassador Kasese-Bota. “The Zambian government has also partnered with the US government and the George W. Bush Institute to launch the Pink ...
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 07:56:15 -0800

Chinese experts have concluded the mineral survey of metals and gemstones in Northern, Muchinga and parts of Luapula provinces of Zambia. Results of soil samples that were collected from the survey were expected to be presented to Government next ...
Thu, 11 Feb 2016 01:33:45 -0800

Hamachila said the agency was working on modalities to roll out the tolling programme across all 10 provinces of Zambia to broaden the revenue base and ensure equity in the generation and application of toll fees. According to Hamachila, the applicable ...
Mon, 18 Jan 2016 09:37:30 -0800

For the past two years, they have worked at 5 hospitals in 3 provinces of Zambia. By overcoming numerous difficulties, they have fulfilled their mission and helped to treat and cure Zambian people. Now they are affectionately called as "Chinese Doctors ...
Mon, 25 Jan 2016 01:01:03 -0800

In attendance were different stakeholders and experts from all the ten provinces of Zambia to formulate the gender and climate change action plan and also share their experience on climate change in Zambia. Gender is the collective social differences ...

Southern Times Africa

Southern Times Africa
Thu, 28 Jan 2016 22:07:05 -0800

“We can't stop an earthquake from happening, but we must try and predict and reduce susceptibility of humans by managing risks and through targeted interventions,” Dr Andrew Collins, of the Disaster and Development Centre, Northumbria University, once ...
PR Web (press release)
Mon, 01 Feb 2016 04:00:00 -0800

The company is Zambia's market leader with the largest market share providing communications solutions across all the ten provinces of Zambia. MTN Zambia's footprint is covered by 4G, 3G, Edge and 2G networks. MTN Zambia is the country's fastest ...
Thu, 07 Jan 2016 22:45:00 -0800

He said the target is to plant 30,000 trees countrywide and establish 40 nurseries in all the ten provinces of Zambia. Meanwhile, Climate Change Ambassador, Godfrey Mumbi, a Mansa Secondary School pupil said from 1990 todate, Zambia has lost about ...

Oops, we seem to be having trouble contacting Twitter

Support Wikipedia

A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia. Please add your support for Wikipedia!

Searchlight Group

Digplanet also receives support from Searchlight Group. Visit Searchlight