This website collects and stores your anonymized IP address (see Privacy policy) and uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site, you accept our use of cookies.

Eastern, Zambia

Eastern is one of 9 primary administrative regions in Zambia.

Facts and figures on Eastern at a glance

Region name: Eastern (Eastern Province)
Status: Primary administrative region
Country: Zambia
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Eastern (Eastern Province) is located in the regional capital Chipata (Chipata) with a population of 85,963 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Eastern's regional capital Chipata to Zambia's capital Lusaka (Lusaka) is approximately 510 km (317 mi).

Facts and figures about Eastern
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Eastern Eastern Province-Chipata Chipata85,963 people

Compare with other regions in Zambia.

Map of Eastern

Map of Eastern

Information on Eastern

Information on Eastern
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Eastern Eastern ProvinceChipata Chipata10ZambiaAfrica

Time in Eastern

Time in Eastern
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 31 Oct 2020 - 3:09amNoSat, 31 Oct 2020 - 3:09amUTC +2.0Africa/Lusaka

Geographic coordinates of Eastern

Latitude & Longitude of Eastern
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map13°40'00.0"S (-13.6666700°)32°00'00.0"E (32.0000000°)

Subregions in Eastern

There are 10 administrative subregions in Eastern.
Subregions in Eastern
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Chadiza District Chadiza District1.---
Chama District Chama District2.---
Chipata District Chipata District3.---
Katete District Katete District4.---
Lundazi District Lundazi District5.---
Mambwe Mambwe6.---
Nyimba District Nyimba District7.---
Petauke District Petauke District8.---
Sinda District Sinda District9.---
Vubwi District Vubwi District10.---

External sources of information on Eastern

Eastern on Wikipedia