Townships of Myanmar

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Townships (Burmese: မြို့နယ်; IPA: [mjo̰nɛ̀]) are the third-level administrative divisions of Myanmar. They are the sub-divisions of the Districts of Myanmar. According to the Myanmar Information Management Unit (MIMU), as of December 2015, there are 330 townships in Myanmar.[1]

Here is a list of townships of Myanmar by state/region and district:

List of townships by state or region and district[edit]

Central Myanmar[edit]

Magway Region[edit]

Name List
Gangaw District
Magway District
  1. Chauck Township
  2. Magway Township
  3. Myothit Township
  4. Natmauk Township
  5. Taungdwingyi Township
  6. Yenangyaung Township
Minbu District
  1. Minbu Township
  2. Ngape Township
  3. Pwintbyu Township
  4. Salin Township
  5. Sidoktaya Township
Pakokku District
  1. Myaing Township
  2. Pakokku Township
  3. Pauk Township
  4. Seikphyu Township
  5. Yesagyo Township
Thayet District
  1. Aunglan Township
  2. Kamma Township
  3. Mindon Township
  4. Minhla Township
  5. Sinbaungwe Township
  6. Thayet Township

Mandalay Region[edit]

Name List
Kyaukse District
  1. Kyaukse Township
  2. Myittha Township
  3. Sintgaing Township
  4. Tada-U Township
Mandalay District
  1. Amarapura Township
  2. Aungmyethazan Township
  3. Chanayethazan Township
  4. Chanmyathazi Township
  5. Mahaaungmye Township
  6. Patheingyi Township
  7. Pyigyidagun Township
Meiktila District
  1. Mahlaing Township
  2. Meiktila Township
  3. Thazi Township
  4. Wundwin Township
Myingyan District
  1. Myingyan Township
  2. Natogyi Township
  3. Nganzun Township
  4. Thaungtha Township
Nyaung-U District
Pyinoolwin District
Yamethin District
  1. Pyawbwe Township
  2. Yamethin Township

Notes:
1 - formerly from Myingyan District

Naypyidaw Union Territory[edit]

Name List
Dekkhina District
(South Naypyidaw)
  1. Dekkhinathiri Township
  2. Lewe Township
  3. Pyinmana Township
  4. Zabuthiri Township
Ottara District
(North Naypyidaw)
  1. Ottarathiri Township
  2. Pobbathiri Township
  3. Tatkon Township
  4. Zeyarthiri Township

East Burma[edit]

Kayah State[edit]

Name List
Bawlakhe District
Loikaw District
  1. Demoso Township
  2. Hpruso Township
  3. Loikaw Township
  4. Shadaw Township

Shan State[edit]

East Shan State[edit]
Name List
Kengtung District
Mong Hpayak District
Mong Hsat District
Tachileik District
North Shan State[edit]
Name List
Kunlong District
  1. Kunlong Township
Kyaukme District
Lashio District
  1. Hsenwi Township
  2. Lashio Township
  3. Mongyai Township
  4. Tangyan Township
Laukkaing District
Mu Se District
Hopang District
Matman District
Mongmit District
  1. Mabein Township
  2. Mongmit Township

Notes:
1 - part of Pa Laung Self-Administered Zone
2 - part of Kokang Self-Administered Zone
3 - part of Wa Self-Administered Division

South Shan State[edit]
Name List
Langkho District
Loilen District
Taunggyi District

Notes:
1 - part of Pa-O Self-Administered Zone
2 - part of Danu Self-Administered Zone

Lower Burma[edit]

Ayeyarwady Region[edit]

Name List
Hinthada District
  1. Hinthada Township
  2. Lemyethna Township (Laymyethna)
  3. Zalun Township
  4. Ingapu Township
  5. Kyangin Township
  6. Myanaung Township
Labutta District
Ma-ubin District
  1. Danuphyu Township
  2. Ma-ubin Township
  3. Nyaungdon Township
  4. Pantanaw Township
Myaungmya District
  1. Einme Township
  2. Myaungmya Township
  3. Wakema Township
Pathein District
Pyapon District

Bago Region[edit]

East Bago Region[edit]
Name List
Bago District
  1. Bago Township
  2. Daik-U Township
  3. Kawa Township
  4. Nyaunglebin Township
  5. Shwegyin Township
  6. Thanatpin Township
  7. Waw Township
  8. Kyauktaga Township 1
Taungoo District
  1. Kyaukkyi Township
  2. Oktwin Township
  3. Pyu Township
  4. Tantabin Township
  5. Taungoo Township
  6. Yedashe Township

Notes:
1 - formerly from Taungoo District

West Bago Region[edit]
Name List
Pyay District
  1. Padaung Township
  2. Paukkaung Township (Pauk Kaung)
  3. Paungde Township
  4. Pyay Township
  5. Shwedaung Township
  6. Thegon Township
Thayarwady District
  1. Gyobingauk Township
  2. Letpadan Township
  3. Minhla Township
  4. Monyo Township
  5. Okpho Township
  6. Tharrawaddy Township
  7. Nattalin Township 1
  8. Zigon Township 1

Notes:
1 - formerly from Pyay District

Yangon Region[edit]

Name List
East Yangon District

City Townships

  1. Botataung Township
  2. Dagon Seikkan Township
  3. East Dagon Township
  4. North Dagon Township
  5. North Okkalapa Township
  6. Pazundaung Township
  7. South Dagon Township
  8. South Okkalapa Township
  9. Thingangyun Township
  10. Dawbon Township 1
  11. Mingala Taungnyunt Township 1
  12. Tamwe Township 1
  13. Thaketa Township 1
  14. Yankin Township 1
North Yangon District
South Yangon District
West Yangon District
(Downtown)

City Townships

  1. Ahlon Township
  2. Bahan Township
  3. Dagon Township
  4. Kyauktada Township
  5. Kyimyindaing Township
  6. Lanmadaw Township
  7. Latha Township
  8. Pabedan Township
  9. Sanchaung Township
  10. Seikkan Township
  11. Hlaing Township 2
  12. Kamayut Township 2
  13. Mayangon Township 2

Notes:
1 - part of South Yangon City
2 - part of North Yangon City

North Burma[edit]

Kachin State[edit]

Name List
Bhamo District
Mohnyin District
Myitkyina District
Putao District

Sagaing Region[edit]

Name List
Hkamti District
Kanbalu District
  1. Kanbalu Township
  2. Kyunhla Township
  3. Taze Township
  4. Ye-U Township
Kale District
  1. Kale Township (Kalemyo)
  2. Kalewa Township
  3. Mingin Township
Katha District
  1. Banmauk Township
  2. Indaw Township
  3. Katha Township
  4. Kawlin Township
  5. Pinlebu Township
  6. Tigyaing Township
  7. Wuntho Township
Mawlaik District
  1. Mawlaik Township
  2. Paungbyin Township
Monywa District
  1. Ayadaw Township
  2. Budalin Township
  3. Chaung-U Township
  4. Monywa Township
Sagaing District
  1. Myaung Township
  2. Myinmu Township
  3. Sagaing Township
Shwebo District
Tamu District
Yinmabin District
  1. Kani Township
  2. Pale Township
  3. Salingyi Township
  4. Yinmabin Township

Notes:
1 - part of Naga Self-Administered Zone
2 - formerly from Monywa District

South Burma[edit]

Kayin State[edit]

Name List
Hpa-an District
Hpapun District
Kawkareik District
Myawaddy District

Mon State[edit]

Name List
Mawlamyine District
Thaton District
  1. Bilin Township
  2. Kyaikto Township
  3. Paung Township
  4. Thaton Township

Tanintharyi Region[edit]

Name List
Dawei District
Kawthoung District
Myeik District

West Burma[edit]

Chin State[edit]

Name List
Falam District
Hakha District
  1. Hakha Township
  2. Htantlang Township
Mindat District

Rakhine State[edit]

Name List
Kyaukpyu District
  1. Ann Township
  2. Kyaukpyu Township
  3. Manaung Township
  4. Ramree Township
Maungdaw District
Sittwe District
  1. Pauktaw Township
  2. Ponnagyun Township
  3. Rathedaung Township
  4. Sittwe Township
Thandwe District
Mrauk-U District
  1. Kyauktaw Township
  2. Minbya Township
  3. Mrauk-U Township
  4. Myebon Township

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Myanmar States/Divisions & Townships Overview Map" Myanmar Information Management Unit (MIMU)
  2. ^ "ညောင်ဦးခရိုင်". Mandalay Region Government Office. Retrieved 18 March 2016.