Mashonaland Central Province

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Mashonaland Central
Mashonaland Central, Province of Zimbabwe
Mashonaland Central, Province of Zimbabwe
CountryZimbabwe
CapitalBindura
Area
 • Total28,347 km2 (10,945 sq mi)
Population
(2012 census)
 • Total1,152,520
 • Density41/km2 (110/sq mi)
HDI (2017)0.489[1]
low · 10th
Mashonaland Central-constituency2008.gif
Districts of Mashonaland Central

Mashonaland Central is a province of Zimbabwe. It has an area of 28,347 km² and a population of 1,152,520 (2012 census), representing about 8.5% of the total Zimbabwe population.

Background[edit]

Bindura is the capital of the province. During the 2002/2003 rainy season, the area experienced heavy flooding, along with several other Zimbabwean provinces.

Geography[edit]

Mashonaland Central districts[edit]

The province is divided into eight districts:

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 17°00′S 31°00′E / 17.000°S 31.000°E / -17.000; 31.000

  1. ^ "Sub-national HDI - Area Database - Global Data Lab". hdi.globaldatalab.org. Retrieved 2018-09-13.