Pomeroon-Supenaam

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Pomeroon-Supenaam (Region 2)
Administrative Region
Map of Guyana showing Pomeroon-Supenaam region
Map of Guyana showing Pomeroon-Supenaam region
Country Guyana
Regional Capital Anna Regina
Area
 • Total 6,195 km2 (2,392 sq mi)
Population (2002)[1]
 • Total 49,253
 • Density 8.0/km2 (21/sq mi)
[2]

Pomeroon-Supenaam (Region 2) is a region in Guyana, bordering the Atlantic Ocean to the north, the region of Essequibo Islands-West Demerara to the east, the region of Cuyuni-Mazaruni to the south and the region of Barima-Waini to the west. Pomeroon-Supenaam contains the towns of Anna Regina, Charity, Pickersgill, Spring Garden and Suddie. In 2002, an Official Census by the Government of Guyana listed the population of the Pomeroon-Supenaam Region at 49,243.[1]

There are 3 lakes on the Essequibo Coast - Capoey, Mainstay and Hot and Cold. Capoey is near Anna Regina. The 3 lakes symbolize three of the standard elements, with earth being represented by the land.

Population[edit]

The Government of Guyana has administered three official censuses since the 1980 administrative reforms, in 1980, 1991 and 2002.[3] In 2002, the population of Pomeroon-Supenaam was recorded at 49,253 people.[1] Official census records for the population of the Pomeroon-Supenaam region are as follows:

  • 2002 : 49,253
  • 1991 : 43,455
  • 1980 : 42,341

Communities[edit]

(including name variants):

  • Adventure
  • Akawini Mission
  • Amazon
  • Anna Regina
  • Aurora
  • Aurora Estate
  • Airy Hall
  • Abrams Zuil
  • Annandale
  • Affiance
  • Aberdeen
  • Bel Alliance
  • Bethany
  • Bounty Hall
  • Better Hope
  • Bush Lot
  • Cotton Field
  • Capoey
  • Cullen
  • Columbia
  • Charity
  • Danielstown
  • Dartmouth
  • Dryshore
  • Devonshire Castle
  • Dawa
  • Durung Bang
  • Eurowa
  • Fear Not
  • Fair Field
  • Golden Fleece (Golden Fleece Plantation)
  • Good Hope
  • Hoff Van Aurich
  • Hibernia
  • Hust-ti-Deiren
  • Henritta
  • Hampton Court
  • Issororo
  • Johanna Cecilia
  • Kabakaburi
  • Lenunion
  • Little Alliance
  • Land of Plenty
  • Lima
  • Machabo
  • Middlesex
  • Maria's Lodge
  • Marlborough
  • New Road
  • Onderneeming
  • Pomona
  • Paradise
  • Perth
  • Perseverance
  • Queenstown (Queenstown Village)
  • Riverstown
  • Reliance
  • Richmond
  • Sparta
  • Saint Nicholas (Saint Nicholas Mission)
  • Simiri
  • Sirikie
  • Somerset and Berks
  • Suddie
  • Wakapau Village
  • Supenaam
  • Spring Garden
  • Taymouth Manor
  • Three Friends
  • Windsor Castle
  • Walton Hall
  • Zorg
  • Zorg-en-Light

See also[edit]


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Beaie, Sonkarley Tiatun (19 September 2007). "National Population Trends: Size, Growth and Distribution" (PDF Download). 2002 Population and Housing Census - Guyana National Report. Bureau of Statistics. p. 25. Retrieved 29 August 2012. 
  2. ^ Macmillan Publishers (2009). "Administrative Regions - 2 and 3". Macmillan Junior Atlas: Guyana. Oxford: Macmillan Caribbean. p. 34. ISBN 9780333934173. 
  3. ^ Beaie, Sonkarley Tiatun (19 September 2007). "Chapter 3: National Redistribution and Internal Migration" (PDF). 2002 Population and Housing Census - Guyana National Report. Bureau of Statistics. p. 51. Archived from the original on 2 September 2012. Retrieved 29 August 2012. 

Coordinates: 7°06′28″N 58°52′50″W / 7.10778°N 58.88056°W / 7.10778; -58.88056