MALAWI

historical demographical data of the urban centers


PLACE NAMEprovincevariants of the namec1998me1994c1987e1985c1977c1966e1959c1945e1935e1927particularselevationfound.yr
source:*=capitalEWBBLBSYLBDVSYEBHBAGin m
Bandawe
BlantyreKapeni502,1446,8331,6355,2219,0109,53,84,56,06,0combined with Limbe since 195611501876
Chikwawa
Chilumba4,4
Chintheche> see:Nkhata Baysome sources say Chintheche and Nkhata Bay are 2 places
Chipoka1,0
Chiromo
Cholo> see:Thyolo
Dedza5,42,31524
Dowa2,10,81524
Fort Johnston> see:Mangochi
Fort Maguire
Fort Manning> see:Mchingi
Kapeni> see:Blantyre
Karonga11,91,1
Kasungu
Kondowe> see:Livingstonia
Kota Kota> see:Nkhota-kota
Lilongwe440,5395,5234,0186,898,719,4capital since 197310701947
Limbe7,17,1agglomeration of Blantyre11581909
LivingstoniaKondowe6,313721894
MangochiFort Johnston, Mangoche3,31,5
MchingiFort Manning, Mchinji2,00,81280
MlanjeMulanje, Mlange1,2
Mulanje> see:Mlanje
Mzimba5,04,21358
Mzuzu87,062,744,282,716,18,5
Ncheu> see:Ntcheu
Nkhata BayChinteche, Chintheche; (Michelin: Nkhala Bay)4,01,2some sources give no relation between the names
Nkhota-kotaKota Kota10,31,1
NsanjePort Herald6,15,2
Ntcheu1,31,1
Port Herald> see:Nsanje
Salima4,62,3
ThyoloCholo4,21,2945
Zomba65,962,742,953,024,219,74,83,0former capital2130c. 1880

Particulars:
Figures prior to 1950 include possibly only the European population.
File created on 2001.03.25; revised and last modified on 2002.06.02 by Jan Lahmeyer

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