Akim Swedru

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For Agona Swedru in Central Region, South Ghana, see Agona Swedru.
Akim Swedru
Town
Official logo of Akim Swedru
Birim South District logo
Akim Swedru is located in Ghana
Akim Swedru
Akim Swedru
Location of Akim Swedru in Eastern Region, Ghana
Coordinates: 05°53′38.24″N 01°00′45.6″W / 5.8939556°N 1.012667°W / 5.8939556; -1.012667Coordinates: 05°53′38.24″N 01°00′45.6″W / 5.8939556°N 1.012667°W / 5.8939556; -1.012667
Region Eastern Region
District Birim South District
Elevation 116 m (381 ft)
Population (2013)
 • Total 10,379[1]
Time zone GMT
 • Summer (DST) GMT (UTC)

Akim Swedru is a town and the capital of Birim South District, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana. Akim Swedru has a 2013 settlement population of 10,379 people.[1][2]

Geography[edit]

Akim Swedru is located around a lot of hills, streams and rivers. There are 2 peak rain seasons during May-June and September-October. The relative humidity ranges from 56% during the dry season and 70% during the rainy season. The town lies within a semi-deciduous rainforest region.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "World Gazetteer online". World-gazetteer.com. 
  2. ^ a b "Birim South district". Retrieved 2012-09-12. 

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