Pathein Township

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Pathein Township
Bassein West Township
Township
Pathein Township is located in Myanmar
Pathein Township
Pathein Township
Coordinates: 16°46′N 94°43′E / 16.767°N 94.717°E / 16.767; 94.717Coordinates: 16°46′N 94°43′E / 16.767°N 94.717°E / 16.767; 94.717
Country  Burma
Division Ayeyawady Division
District Pathein District
Capital Pathein
Population (2009)[1] 359,292
Time zone MST (UTC+6:30)

Pathein Township (formerly Bassein West Township) is a township of Pathein District in the Ayeyawady Division of Burma (Myanmar). The administrative seat is the town of Pathein.

Communities[edit]

In addition to the town of Pathein, on the Irrawaddy, and the town of Ngwesaung (Ngasaw), on the coast, the township has 236 villages which are organized into 60 village tracts.[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Pathein TYownship Profile"[permanent dead link] March 2009, Myanmar Information Management Unit (MIMU)

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