Dekkhinathiri Township

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Dekkhinathiri Township (Burmese: ဒက္ခိဏသီရိမြို့နယ်) is one of Naypyidaw Union Territory's eight townships, located south of Mandalay Region in Burma.

History[edit]

Dekkhinathiri Township was designated as one of the original townships constituting the new capital region of Naypyidaw on 26 March 2006 by the Ministry of Home Affairs (Myanmar) (MOHA), comprising 2 wards, 6 village tracts and 24 villages.[1] It was named Dekkhinathiri Township on 20 January 2011 by MOHA.

Demographics[edit]

2014[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2014 51,328—    

The 2014 Myanmar Census reported that Dekkhinathiri Township had a population of 51,328.[2] The population density was 328.8 people per km².[2] The census reported that the median age was 25.1 years, and 111 males per 100 females.[2] There were 6,997 households; the mean household size was 3.9.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ဒက္ခိဏသီရိမြို့နယ်ဒေသဆိုင်ရာအချက်အလက်များ" (PDF). General Administration Department. 2017.
  2. ^ a b c d "Dekkhinathiri Township Report" (PDF). 2014 Myanmar Population and Housing Census. October 2017.

Coordinates: 19°39′42″N 96°05′40″E / 19.6617°N 96.0944°E / 19.6617; 96.0944