Mandalay Region

Mandalay Region (Burmese: မန္တလေးတိုင်းဒေသကြီး, pronounced: [máɴdəlé táiɴ dèθa̰ dʑí], umwhile Mandalay Diveesion) is an admeenistrative diveesion o Burma. It is locatit in the centre o the kintra. The regional caipital is Mandalay. In the sooth o the diveesion lees the naitional caipital o Naypyidaw. The diveesion consists o seiven destricts, which are subdividit intae 30 tounships an 2,320 wairds an veelage-tracts.

Mandalay Region

မန္တလေးတိုင်းဒေသကြီး
Myanma transcription(s)
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Location o Mandalay Region in Burma
Location o Mandalay Region in Burma
Coordinates: 21°0′N 95°45′E / 21.000°N 95.750°E / 21.000; 95.750
Kintra Burma
RegionCentral
CaipitalMandalay
Govrenment
 • Chief MeenisterYe Myint[1] (USDP)
Area
 • Total37,021.29 km2 (14,294.00 sq mi)
Population
 (2005)[2]
 • Tot7,627,000
 • Density210/km2 (530/sq mi)
Demographics
 • EthnicitiesBamar, Chinese, Shan, Chin, Kayin, Sooth Asie
 • ReligionsBuddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam
Time zoneUTC+06:30 (MST)

Mandalay Region is important in Burma's economy, accoontin for 15% o the naitional economy.

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Division and State Administrations". Alternative Asean Network on Burma. 8 July 2011. Retrieved 21 August 2011.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Thiha Aung (2005-02-13). "Mandalay Division marching to new golden land of unity and amity". The New Light of Myanmar.
Note: Naypyidaw is completely surroondit bi Mandalay Region.

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