Districts of Botswana

Botswana, an African country, is divided into nine districts. Some of the districts which are formed by taking into consideration the administrative and geographical conditions are also divided into sub-divisions. Chobe and Ngamiland, which were separate districts until 2001, merged in the year and formed the Northwest district.

Districts of Botswana Map
Districts of Botswana Map

Nine Districts of Botswana

Botswana is divided into nine districts. These nine districts are Central, Ghanzi, Kgalagadi, Kgatleng, Kweneng, North East, North West, South East, and Southern.

Central

Central Region Botswana

The Central district is one of the nine districts of Botswana. It is the largest district in the country in terms of both its surface area and population. The district is neighbor to Zimbabwe and Northeast District in the east, South Africa in the South, Kgatleng District in the south, Kweneng District in the southwest, Ghanzi District in the west and Northwest District in the northwest.

Serove is the capital of the district and the district itself is divided into Bobonong, Boteti, Mahalapye, Orapa, Selibe-Phikwe, Serowe / Palapye, Sowa Town and Tutume.

Ghanzi

Ghanzi

Ghanzi District is one of the nine districts of Botswana. The Ghanzi District, which is located in the western part of the country and which extends to the inner parts of the country, is one of the largest districts of the country. District is adjacent to Namibia in the west, Central District in the east, Kweneng District in the south and Kgalagadi District in the south and Northwestern District in the north. Central Kalahari Game Reserve is located in the eastern part of the region.

Ghanzi is the administrative capital and the district is divided into two districts. These districts are Charles Hill and Ghanzi.

Kgalagadi

Kgalagadi

The Kgalagadi District is one of the nine districts of Botswana. Although the Kgalagadi district is one of the largest districts of the country, it is the second district with the lowest population and the least population density. A third of the District is covered by the Kalahari Desert. District is adjacent to Namibia in the west, Kweneng District in the east and South District in the east, South Africa in the south and southwest, and Ghanzi District in the north. The Kgalagadi Transfrontier National Park in the District covers one-third of the district.

Tsabong city is the administrative capital of the district, the district itself is divided into two districts. These districts are Hkuntsi and Tshabong.

Kgatleng

Kgatleng

The Kgatleng District is one of the nine districts of Botswana. Kgatleng District is one of the smallest districts in the country. The District is neighbor to the Central District in the north, the Kweneng District in the west, the Southeastern District in the southwest and the Republic of South Africa in the east and south.

The city of Mochudi is the capital of the district and the district itself is not divided into districts, as is the case in other districts in the country.

Kweneng

Kweneng

The Kweneng District is one of the nine districts of Botswana. Kweneng District is located in the southern part of the country. It is neighbor to the Ghanzi District in the north, the Central District in the northeast, the Southeast District in the southeast, the Kgatleng District in the east, the South District in the south, and the Kgalagadi District in the west.

Molepolole is the capital and the city is the third most populous city after the capital Gaborone and Francistown. The district itself is divided into two districts, Lethlakeng and Molepolole.

North East

North East

Northeastern District is one of the nine districts of Botswana. Although it is one of the smallest districts of the country, it is a district with high population density. The district is located in the east and north of Zimbabwe, in the west and in the south it is adjacent to the Central Region.

The city of Masunga is the administrative capital of the district and the district itself is not divided into counties as it has been carried out in many other Botswana towns.

North West

North West

The Northwest District is one of the nine districts in Botswana. The Northwest District, which was formed by the merger of Chobe and Ngamiland districts in 2001, is in the second largest district of the country. The district is adjacent to Namibia in the west and north, Zimbabwe in the east, Ghanzi District in the south and the Central District in the southeast.

The city of Maun is the capital of the district and the district itself is divided into three districts. These districts are Ngamiland-East, Ngamiland-West and Delta.

South East

South East

The Southeast District is one of the nine districts of Botswana. The Southeastern District is the smallest district in the country, although it has the highest population density. It is neighbor to the South District in the west, Kweneng District in the north, Kgatleng District in the northeast and South Africa in the south.

In addition to being the capital of the country, Gaborone is also the administrative capital of the Southeastern District and the District itself is divided into two districts. These districts are Ramotswa and Tlokweng.

Southern

Southern

The Southern District is one of the nine districts in Botswana. South District is located in the southern part of the country. Kweneng District in the north, Southeastern District in the east, Kgalagadi District in the west and South Africa in the south.

Kanye is the administrative capital of the city. The district is divided into three districts, namely Goodhope, Kanye / Moshupa and Mabutsane.

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