Kongwa District

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Kongwa District
Kongwa District's location within Dodoma Region.
Kongwa District's location within Dodoma Region.
Coordinates: 06°11′34″S 36°24′26″E / 6.19278°S 36.40722°E / -6.19278; 36.40722Coordinates: 06°11′34″S 36°24′26″E / 6.19278°S 36.40722°E / -6.19278; 36.40722
Country Tanzania
Region Dodoma Region
Population (2012)
 • Total 309,973

Kongwa District is one of the seven districts of the Dodoma Region of Tanzania. It is bordered to the north by Manyara Region, to the east by Morogoro Region, to the south by Mpwapwa District, and to the west by Chamwino District. Its district capital is the town of Kongwa.

According to the 2012 Tanzania National Census, the population of Kongwa District was 309,973.[1]

According to the 2002 Tanzania National Census, the population of the Kongwa District was 249,760.[2]


Paved trunk road T3 from Morogoro to Dodoma passes through the district.[3]

Administrative subdivisions[edit]

As of 2012, Kongwa District was administratively divided into 22 wards.[1]



  1. ^ a b "Census 2012". National Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved 21 July 2016. 
  2. ^ "2002 Population and Housing Census General Report". Government of Tanzania. Archived from the original on 18 March 2004. 
  3. ^ "Dodoma Roads Network" (PDF). Tanroads. Retrieved 17 June 2016. 

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