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Sofala, Mozambique

Sofala is one of 11 primary administrative regions in Mozambique with a population of approximately 1,642,920 people.

Facts and figures on Sofala at a glance

Region name: Sofala (Sofala Province)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,642,920 people
Country: Mozambique
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Sofala (Sofala Province) is located in the regional capital Beira (Beira) with a population of 530,604 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Sofala's regional capital Beira to Mozambique's capital Maputo (Maputo) is approximately 717 km (446 mi).

Facts and figures about Sofala
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Sofala Sofala Province1,642,920 peopleBeira Beira530,604 people

Compare with other regions in Mozambique.

Map of Sofala

Map of Sofala

Information on Sofala

Information on Sofala
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Sofala Sofala ProvinceBeira Beira13MozambiqueAfrica

Time in Sofala

Time in Sofala
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 9:29amNoMon, 18 Jan 2021 - 9:29amUTC +2.0Africa/Maputo

Geographic coordinates of Sofala

Latitude & Longitude of Sofala
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map19°11'60.0"S (-19.2000000°)34°47'60.0"E (34.8000000°)

Subregions in Sofala

There are 13 administrative subregions in Sofala.
Subregions in Sofala
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Caia District Caia District1.---
Chemba District Chemba District2.---
Cheringoma District Cheringoma District3.---
Chibabava District Chibabava District4.---
Circunscricao de Marromeu Circunscrição de Marromeu5.---
Concelho da Beira Concelho da Beira6.---
Concelho do Buzi Concelho do Búzi7.---
Dondo District Dondo District8.---
Gorongosa District Gorongosa District9.---
Machanga District Machanga District10.---
Maringue District Maringué District11.---
Muanza District Muanza District12.---
Nhamatanda District Nhamatanda District13.---

External sources of information on Sofala

Sofala on Wikipedia