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Eastern Province, Rwanda

Eastern Province is one of 5 primary administrative regions in Rwanda with a population of approximately 2,600,812 people.

Facts and figures on Eastern Province at a glance

Region name: Eastern Province (Eastern Province)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 2,600,812 people
Country: Rwanda
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Eastern Province (Eastern Province) is located in the regional capital Rwamagana (Rwamagana) with a population of 47,203 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Eastern Province's regional capital Rwamagana to Rwanda's capital Kigali (Kigali) is approximately 42 km (26 mi).

Facts and figures about Eastern Province
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Eastern Province Eastern Province2,600,812 peopleRwamagana Rwamagana47,203 people

Compare with other regions in Rwanda.

Map of Eastern Province

Map of Eastern Province

Information on Eastern Province

Information on Eastern Province
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Eastern Province Eastern ProvinceRwamagana Rwamagana8RwandaAfrica

Time in Eastern Province

Time in Eastern Province
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 28 Jan 2022 - 10:58amNoFri, 28 Jan 2022 - 10:58amUTC +2.0Africa/Kigali

Geographic coordinates of Eastern Province

Latitude & Longitude of Eastern Province
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map1°45'00.0"S (-1.7500000°)30°30'00.0"E (30.5000000°)

Subregions in Eastern Province

There are 8 administrative subregions in Eastern Province.
Subregions in Eastern Province
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Bugesera District Bugesera District1.---
Gatsibo District Gatsibo District2.---
Kayonza District Kayonza District3.---
Kirehe District Kirehe District4.---
Ngoma District Ngoma District5.---
Nyagatare District Nyagatare District6.---
Rusumo District Rusumo District7.---
Rwamagana District Rwamagana District8.---

External sources of information on Eastern Province

Eastern Province on Wikipedia