Nansio

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Nansio
town
Nansio is located in Tanzania
Nansio
Nansio
Coordinates: 2°08′S 33°03′E / 2.133°S 33.050°E / -2.133; 33.050
Country Tanzania
RegionMwanza Region
DistrictUkerewe District
Population
 (2002)
 • Total5 967
Time zoneUTC+3 (EAT)
UFI-2571388

Nansio[1] is a small town and ward on the island of Ukerewe, Lake Victoria, in Tanzania. It is a port of entry for passenger and freight shipping services from Mwanza.

The port of Nansio as seen from the ferry from Mwanza to Ukerewe Island.

The ward of Nansio, one of twenty-four in the district of Ukerewe, had a population of 5 967 at the census of August 1, 2002.[2]


References[edit]

  1. ^ Nansio (Approved) at GEOnet Names Server, United States National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
  2. ^ "2002 Population and Housing Census: General Report: Mwanza: Ukerewe". Archived from the original on 22 June 2004. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)

Coordinates: 2°08′S 33°03′E / 2.133°S 33.050°E / -2.133; 33.050