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Niassa

Province in Mozambique

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
1997-08-01
Population
Census
2007-09-16
Population
Census
2017-08-01
NiassaProvince756,2871,170,7831,713,751
Chimbonila (Lichinga Distrito)District62,80294,97272,503
CuambaDistrict126,380184,773267,928
LagoDistrict55,89283,099106,968
LichingaCity85,758142,331242,204
MajuneDistrict20,57129,70240,004
MandimbaDistrict84,011133,648211,979
MarrupaDistrict40,19953,64977,808
MaúaDistrict38,39049,39768,260
MavagoDistrict12,38120,24129,933
MecanhelasDistrict76,311156,885269,619
MeculaDistrict10,97213,77920,888
MetaricaDistrict20,43029,43945,303
MuembeDistrict18,68028,64543,787
N'gaumaDistrict33,72164,04995,823
NipepeDistrict25,56430,00945,086
SangaDistrict44,22556,16575,658
Moçambique [Mozambique]Republic15,278,33420,252,22326,899,105

Source: Instituto Nacional de Estatistica Moçambique (web).

Explanation: The tabulated population figures are not adjusted for underenumeration; the average omission rate is estimated as 3.7% in 2017 . The 2017 figures for cities and districts in Zambézia province are preliminary. In some cases population changes are also the result of boundary changes. Area figures of districts and cities are derived from geospatial data.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2017)
Males833,704
Females880,047
Age Groups (C 2017)
0-14 years870,089
15-64 years796,816
65+ years46,846
Age Distribution (C 2017)
0-9 years652,642
10-19 years393,487
20-29 years265,533
30-39 years170,366
40-49 years106,474
50-59 years59,370
60-69 years34,617
70-79 years19,590
80+ years11,672