Magway Region (Magwe Region Burmese: မကွေးတိုင်းဒေသကြီး, pronounced: [məɡwé táiɴ dèθa̰ dʑí], umwhile Magway Diveesion) is an admeenistrative diveesion in central Burma (Myanmar). Magway Region is the lairgest o Myanmar's seiven diveesions, wi an aurie o 17,306 square miles (44,820 km2).

Magway Region

မကွေးတိုင်းဒေသကြီး
Myanma transcription(s)
 • Burmesemagwe: tuing: desa. kri:
Banner o Magway Region
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Location o Magway Region in Burma
Location o Magway Region in Burma
Coordinates: 20°15′N 94°45′E / 20.250°N 94.750°E / 20.250; 94.750
Kintra Burma
RegionCentral
CaipitalMagway
Govrenment
 • Chief MeenisterPhone Maw Shwe[1] (USDP)
Area
 • Total44,819 km2 (17,305 sq mi)
Population
 • Tot4,464,000
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Demografics
 • EthnicitiesBamar, Chin, Rakhine, Shan, Kayin
 • ReligionsBuddhism, animism
Time zoneUTC+06:30 (MST)

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Division and State Administrations". Alternative Asean Network on Burma. 8 July 2011. Retrieved 21 August 2011.

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