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Atebubu-Amantin Municipal District

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Atebubu-Amantin Municipal District
Districts of Ghana
Year dem found am2003 Edit
CountryGhana Edit
Edey de administrative territorial entity insydBono East Region Edit
Coordinate location7°38′0″N 1°4′0″W Edit
Dey share bother plusPru West District, Pru East District Edit
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Atebubu-Amantin Municipal Assembly be one of de eleven districts for Bono East Region wey dey Ghana.[1][2] Originally na ebe part of de den bola Atebubu District on 10 March 1989, until ein northern part for de district dem split am off go create Pru District on 12 November 2003 (effectively 18 February 2004);[3] thus de part wey remain dem rename as Atebubu-Amantin District,[4] wey later dem elevate am go municipal assembly status on 15 March 2018 wey e cam turn Atebubu-Amantin Municipal Assembly.[5] De municipality dey for de east central part for de Bono East Region den Atebubu be ein capital town.

District Substructure[edit | edit source]

As of 2018, de municipal dey comprise of eight (8) zonal councils. Dis towns be: Atebubu, Amantin, New Konkrompe, Jato Zongo, Akokoa, Nyomoase, Kumfia/Fakwasi den Garadima.[5]

Population[edit | edit source]

According to de 2010 population den housing census of Ghana de population for de Atebubu-Amantin District be 105,938. 50.7% of de population be males den females dey make up 49.3% for dema population. Majority of de population dey reside insyd two principal towns of Atebubu den Amantin.[5]

List of settlements[edit | edit source]

Settlements of Atebubu-Amantin District
No. Settlement Population Population year
1 Abuo
2 Ahonto
3 Akokoa
4 Asempaneye
5 Atebubu
6 Dobidi Nkwanta
7 Bresoano
8 Dentenso
9 Fante New Town
10 Forty-four
11 Garadima
12 Lailai
13 Masuo
14 Mem
15 Mempeasem Boniafo
16 New Kronkrompe
17 Nkwanta
18 Nyomoase
19 Old Kronkrompe
20 Sawankyi-Afrefreso
21 Seneso
22 Tintale
23 primukyea
24 Watro
25 Yawbraso
26 Yawtuffour

Amantin, Jato Zongo, Kumfia, Fakwasi, Abamba

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Staff, BA News (2019-02-13). "The 11 Districts of The Bono East Region". BA NEWS. Archived from the original on 2021-04-18. Retrieved 2020-07-03.
  2. "Amantin starch factory to start operation July". Graphic Online. Retrieved 2021-05-16.
  3. THE COMPOSITE BUDGET OF ATEBUBU AMANTIN DISTRICT ASSEMBLY FOR THE 2015-2017 FISCAL YEAR (PDF). Atebubu-Amantin District Assembly. 2015. pp. 3, 4.
  4. "Nineteen New Districts Created". ghanaweb.com. 20 November 2003. Archived from the original on 2 February 2011. Retrieved 21 February 2006.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 THE COMPOSITE BUDGET OF ATEBUBU AMANTIN DISTRICT ASSEMBLY FOR THE 2020-2023 FISCAL YEAR (PDF). Atebubu-Amantin District Assembly. 2015. pp. 3, 4.