GUYANA

historical demographical data of the administrative division


REGIONdivision numbercapitalsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.mie2002pe1986c1970c1970c1960e1951e1946e1943c1931c1901codecodepos.particularsvariants of the name
source:SHBBGL/EBLBLBGL/EBGL/EBEBEBRLISOFIPS
Barima-WainiRegion 1Mabaruma20339785321,118,5BAGY10nwNorthwest
Pomeroon-SupenaamRegion 2Anna Regina6195239247,742,0PMGY16nc
Essequibo Islands-West DemeraraRegion 3Vreed en Hoop37551450117,3102,8ESGY14nc
Demerara-MahaicaRegion 4Paradise2233862354,3310,8DEGY12ne
Mahaica-BerbiceRegion 5Fort Wellington4170161063,355,6MAGY15ne
East Berbice-CorentyneRegion 6New Amsterdam3625513998169,1149,0EBGY13se
Cuyuni-MazaruniRegion 7Bartica472131822920,417,9CUGY11wc
Potaro-SiparuniRegion 8Mahdia2005277426,55,7PTGY17c
Upper Takutu-Upper EssequiboRegion 9Lethem577902231317,415,3UTGY19sw
Upper Demerara-BerbiceRegion 10Linden17081659544,038,6UDGY18c
TOTAL:Georgetown21508383044861,1756,1the above division in districts since ca. 1986
FORMER DIVISION:
DISTRICTfrom ca. 1960-1986; the changes from 1980-1986 are neglected
Northwest DistrictMabaruma16,016,212,8GY06
Mazaruni-PotaroBartica13,012,712,0GY05
RupununiLethem14,014,210,0GY07
EssequiboSuddie57,057,229,7GY03includes population of Essequibo Islands (1970)
Essequibo IslandsL'Enterprise15,7GY04population data are included in Essequibo (1970)
West-DemeraraVreed en Hoop87,078,381,1GY09
East-DemeraraEnmore343,0338,0256,9GY02
West-BerbiceFort Wellington37,050,826,5GY08
East-BerbiceNew Amsterdam147,0132,5115,5GY01
TOTAL:Georgetown714,0699,9560,3
FIRST DIVISION:
COUNTYdivision in the colonial period
BerbiceNew Amsterdam438231692040,196,692,875,971,2
DemeraraGeorgetown11448442012,4220,6224,2185,2179,3
EssequiboLinden17648368140156,758,447,749,844,4
TOTAL:Georgetown23175389480209,3375,7364,7310,9294,9

Particulars:
File created on 2000.09.20; revised on 2001.07.22; last modified on 2002.08.21 by Jan Lahmeyer

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