North-West, Botswana

North-West is one of 16 primary administrative regions in Botswana with a population of approximately 81,978 people.

Facts and figures on North-West at a glance

Region name: North-West (North West District)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 81,978 people
Country: Botswana
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of North-West (North West District) is located in the regional capital Maun (Maun) with a population of 49,945 people.

The distance as the crow flies from North-West's regional capital Maun to Botswana's capital Gaborone (Gaborone) is approximately 578 km (359 mi).

Facts and figures about North-West
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
North-West North West District81,978 peopleMaun Maun49,945 people

Compare with other regions in Botswana.

Map of North-West

Map of North-West

Information on North-West

Information on North-West
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
North-West North West DistrictMaun Maun2BotswanaAfrica

Time in North-West

Time in North-West
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 4 Mar 2024 - 3:43pm (15:43h)NoMon, 4 Mar 2024 - 3:43pm (15:43h)UTC +2.0Africa/Gaborone

Geographic coordinates of North-West

Latitude & Longitude of North-West
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map20°00'00.0"S (-20.0000000°)22°30'00.0"E (22.5000000°)

Subregions in North-West

There are 2 administrative subregions in North-West.
Subregions in North-West
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Ngamiland East Ngamiland East1.---
Ngamiland West Ngamiland West2.---

External sources of information on North-West

North-West on Wikipedia