Balama District

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Balama District
District location in Mozambique
District location in Mozambique
Country  Mozambique
Province Cabo Delgado Province
Capital Balama
 • Total 5,540 km2 (2,140 sq mi)
Population (2015)
 • Total 142,968
 • Density 26/km2 (67/sq mi)
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Balama District is a district of Cabo Delgado Province in northern Mozambique. It covers 5,540 km² with 142,968 inhabitants.

The district is divided into four administrative posts, which include the following localities:

  • Posto Administrativo de Balama:
    • Balama
    • Muripa
    • Ntete
  • Posto Administrativo de Impiiri:
    • Namara
    • Savaca
  • Posto Administrativo de Kuékué:
    • Jamira
    • Tauane
  • Posto Administrativo de Mavala:
    • Mavala
    • Mpaka

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Coordinates: 13°20′42″S 38°34′16″E / 13.345°S 38.571°E / -13.345; 38.571