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Ahafo

ASUNAFO SOUTH

DISTRICT PROFILE
The Asunafo South District is one of the twenty-seven Administrative Districts in the Brong Ahafo Region. It was carved out from the then Asunafo District. The Asunafo South District was established by a Legislative Instrument L.I. 1773 in 2012. The district capital is known as kukuom. The District has an estimated land size of about 3,737 kilometres square.

Assembly Members (40)
  • Males (39)
  • Females (1)
LOCATION
Asunafo South District is located at the Southern part of the Brong Ahafo Region. The District shares common boundaries to the North with the Asunafo North Municipal, Juaboso District to the South-West, Sefwi-Wiaso District to the South-East, and Atwima Mponua District to the East. The agricultural sector is the mainstay of the local economy of the District and takes the greater percentage of the labour force amounting to 61.7 %.

POPUALTION
The population of the district according to 2010 population and housing census stands at 95,580. The Asunafo South District is one of the few districts in the country that are male dominated, of which females amount to (46,744) and males (48,356).

D.C.E - HON. OSEI BONSU SNR

               source:www.mofep.gov.gh/publications/composite-budget-2016 and other sources

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