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Ahafo

ASUTIFI NORTH

DISTRICT PROFILE
Asutifi North District was established by Legislative Instrument (L.I) 2093. The Asutifi District was split into two of which Asutifi North District is inclusive.

Assembly Member(36)
  • Male (33)
  • Female(3)

LOCATION AND SIZE
The district is located between latitudes 6°40’ and 7°15’ North and Longitudes 2°15’ and 2°45’ West. The District capital Kenyasi is about 50km from Sunyani, the regional capital of Brong Ahafo, through Atronie and Ntotroso.

It shares boundaries with Sunyani Municipal in the North, Tano South District to the North East, Dormaa Municipal to North West, Asunafo North Municipal and Asunafo South District in the South West and Ahafo Ano South and North Districts (Ashanti Region) in the South East. With a total land surface area of 1500 sq.km, the District is one of the smallest in the Brong Ahafo Region. There are a total of 117 settlements in the district and four paramouncies, namely: Kenyasi No.1 Kenyasi No.2, Hwidiem and Acherensua.

POPULATION
The population of the district according to 2010 population and housing census stands at 52,259; males (26,761) and females (25,498).

D.C.E - HON. ANTHONY MENSAH

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

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