Mkoa wa Simiyu (Swahili)
Location in Tanzania
|• Regional Commissioner||Anthony Mtaka|
|• Total||25,212 km2 (9,734 sq mi)|
|• Density||63/km2 (160/sq mi)|
|Time zone||EAT (UTC+3)|
According to the 2012 national census, the region had a population of 1,584,157.:page 2 For 2002-2012, the region's 1.8 percent average annual population growth rate was the twenty-third-highest in the country.:page 4 It was also the fifteenth-most-densely-populated region with 63 people per square kilometer.:page 6
|Districts of Simiyu Region|
|Map with main roads in green||District||Population (2012 Census)|
- Staff (9 March 2012). "Tanzania: State Gazettes New Regions, Districts". Daily News. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
- Population Distribution by Administrative Units, United Republic of Tanzania, 2013
- "Postcodes Simiyu Region 39000" (PDF). Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA). 2012.