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Ethiopia Administrative Regions, Cities and Population

Ethiopia Regions Map

Ethiopia is a Federal Democratic Republic composed of 9 National Regional states: namely Tigray, Afar, Amhara, Oromia, Somali, Benishangul-Gumuz, Southern Nations Nationalities and People Region (SNNPR), Gambella and Harari, and two Administrative states (Addis Ababa City administration and Dire Dawa city council). The national regional states as well as the two cities administrative councils are further divided in eight hundred woredas and around 15,000 kebeles.

Ethiopia covers 1,119,683 square kilometres with the population of 96.6 million (2013 est.), of which more than 84 percent live in rural areas.

Regional States and Chartered Cities of Ethiopia

No. Region Capital City Status Area (Sq. Kilometers) Population 2007 Population 2013 Est.
1 Addis Ababa Addis Ababa City 527 2,739,551 3,104,000
2 Afar Asayita State 72,053 1,390,273 1,650,000
3 Amhara Bahir Dar State 154,709 17,221,976 19,212,000
4 Benishangul-Gumuz Asosa State 50,699 784,345 1,028,000
5 Dire Dawa Dire Dawa City 1,559 341,834 395,000
6 Gambela Gambela State 29,783 307,096 406,000
7 Harari Harar State 334 183,415 215,000
8 Oromia Addis Ababa State 284,538 26,993,933 32,220,000
9 Somali Jijiga State 279,252 4,445,219 5,318,000
10 Tigray Mekele State 84,722 4,316,988 5,062,000
11 Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) Awasa State 105,476 14,929,548 17,887,000

Ethiopia Cities and Population




No. City Name Administrative Regione 2007 Population 2013 Population Est.
1 Abiy Adi Tigray 16,115 21,400
2 Abomsa Oromia 14,655 18,800
3 Adama (Nazret) Oromia 220,212 283,000
4 Addi Arkay Amhara N/A N/A
5 Addis Ababa (Addis Ababa) Addis Ababa 2,739,551 3,103,700
6 Addis Alem Oromia 13,423 13,423
7 Addis Zemen Amhara 16,113 20,600
8 Adet Amhara 21,117 21,117
9 Adigrat Tigray 57,588 76,400
10 Adwa Tigray 40,500 53,800
11 Agaro Oromia 25,458 32,700
12 Aksum (Axum) Tigray 44,647 59,300
13 Alaba Kulito (Kolito) Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 26,867 38,600
14 Alamata Tigray 33,214 44,100
15 Alem Maya (Haromaya) Oromia 30,728 39,500
16 Amanuel Amhara N/A N/A
17 Ambo (Hagere Hiywet) Oromia 48,171 61,900
18 Ankober Amhara 2,288 2,288
19 Arba Minch Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 74,879 107,500
20 Areka Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 31,408 45,100
21 Arsi Negele Oromia 47,292 60,800
22 Asasa Oromia 20,667 26,600
23 Asayita (Asaita) Afar 16,052 24,300
24 Asebe Teferi Oromia 33,670 43,300
25 Assela (Asella; Asela) Oromia 67,269 86,400
26 Assosa Benishangul-Gumuz 24,214 40,700
27 Awasa (Hawassa) Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 157,139 225,700
28 Awash Afar 14,880 22,500
29 Awubere (Awuberre) Somalia 10,813 13,100
30 Ayikel (Chilga) Amhara 15,127 19,400
31 Azezo Amhara 35,000 35,000
32 Babile (Babille) Oromia 17,712 22,800
33 Baco (Bako) Oromia 16,445 21,100
34 Bahir Dar Amhara 155,428 198,900
35 Bati Amhara 16,710 21,400
36 Bedele Oromia 19,517 25,100
37 Bedesa Oromia 18,187 23,400
38 Bekoji Oromia 17,741 22,800
39 Bichena Amhara 16,206 20,700
40 Bircot Somalia N/A N/A
41 Boditi Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 24,133 34,700
42 Bonga Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 20,858 30,000
43 Burayu Oromia 48,876 62,800
44 Bure Amhara 20,410 26,100
45 Butajira Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 33,406 48,000
46 Chagni (Chagne ) Amhara 23,232 29,700
47 Chencha Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 10,488 10,488
48 Chuko Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 18,467 35,200
49 Dabat Amhara 52,574 52,574
50 Dangla (Dangila) Amhara 24,827 31,800
51 Debark (Debarq) Amhara 20,839 26,700
52 Debre Birhan (Debre Berhan) Amhara 65,231 83,500
53 Debre Markos (Debre Marqos) Amhara 62,497 80,000
54 Debre Sina Amhara N/A N/A
55 Debre Tabor Amhara 55,596 71,100
56 Debre Werk Amhara 10,579 10,579
57 Debre Zeyit (Bishoftu) Oromia 99,928 128,400
58 Deder Oromia 12,967 16,700
59 Degeh Bur (Degehabur) Somalia 30,027 36,400
60 Dejen Amhara 15,483 15,483
61 Dembecha Amhara 15,008 15,008
62 Dembi Dolo Oromia 29,448 37,800
63 Dera Oromia 14,786 19,000
64 Derwernache (Derwonaji) Somalia 11,421 13,900
65 Dessie (Desie) Amhara 120,095 153,700
66 Dilla (Dila) Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 59,150 85,000
67 Dire Dawa (Dire Dewa) Dire Dawa 233,224 269,100
68 Dodola Oromia 20,830 26,800
69 Dolo Somalia 26,232 31,900
70 Dubti Afar 14,715 22,300
71 Dukem Oromia N/A N/A
72 Durame Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 24,472 35,100
73 Fiche Oromia 27,493 35,300
74 Finote Selam Amhara 25,913 33,200
75 Gambela Gambela 39,022 64,500
76 Gebre Guracha (Kuyu) Oromia 19,872 25,500
77 Gedo Somalia 43,234 52,400
78 Gelemso Oromia 16,484 21,200
79 Gewana (Gewane) Somalia 11,032 11,032
80 Gidole Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 13,184 18,900
81 Gimbi Oromia 30,981 39,800
82 Ginchi Oromia 18,134 23,300
83 Ginir Oromia 17,102 22,000
84 Goba Oromia 32,025 41,200
85 Gondar (Gonder ) Amhara 207,044 265,000
86 Gore Oromia 12,708 12,708
87 Gorgora Amhara 4,783 4,783
88 Guder Oromia 14,742 18,900
89 Gutin Oromia 13,641 17,500
90 Hadero Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 17,831 25,600
91 Hagere Maryam (Hagere Mariam) Oromia 27,820 35,700
92 Hagere Selam Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 8,491 8,491
93 Harer (Harar) Harari 99,368 112,800
94 Hartisheik (HartiShek) Somalia 14,012 17,000
95 Hirna Oromia 16,726 16,726
96 Holeta (Holata) Oromia 23,296 29,900
97 Hosaena (Hosaina ) Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 69,995 100,500
98 Humera (Himora ) Tigray 21,653 28,700
99 Huruta Oromia 13,265 17,000
100 Imi Somalia N/A N/A
101 Injibara Amhara 21,065 27,000
102 Iteya Oromia 14,985 19,300
103 Jijiga Somalia 125,876 152,700
104 Jimma (Jima ) Oromia 120,960 155,400
105 Jinka Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 20,267 29,100
106 Kebri Dehar (Kebri Dahar) Somalia 29,241 35,500
107 Kemise Amhara 19,420 24,900
108 Kibre Mengist (Kebri Mangest) Oromia 22,938 29,500
109 Kobo Amhara 24,867 31,800
110 Kofele Oromia 13,483 17,300
111 Kombolcha (Kembolcha ) Amhara 58,667 75,100
112 Konso Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 4,593 4,593
113 Korem Tigray 16,856 22,400
114 Lalibela Amhara 17,367 22,200
115 Langano Oromia N/A N/A
116 Leku Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 11,831 17,000
117 Logia Afar 14,038 21,200
118 May Cadera (May Kadera) Tigray 12,850 17,100
119 Maychew Tigray 23,419 31,100
120 Mega Oromia 9,370 9,370
121 Mehoni (Mekhoni) Tigray 13,793 18,300
122 Mekane Yesus Amhara 13,901 17,800
123 Mekele Tigray 215,914 286,600
124 Meki Oromia 36,252 46,600
125 Mendi Oromia 14,008 18,000
126 Mer Awi Amhara 18,682 23,900
127 Mersa Amhara 16,122 20,600
128 Mersa Amhara 16,122 20,600
129 Metehara Oromia 21,348 21,348
130 Metu Oromia 28,782 37,000
131 Mieso Oromia 13,339 17,100
132 Mizan Teferi (Mizan ) Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 23,144 33,200
133 Mojo Oromia 29,547 38,000
134 Motta (Mota) Amhara 26,177 33,500
135 Moyale 28,056 35,800
136 Nedjo Oromia 18,998 24,400
137 Nefas Mewcha Amhara 19,620 25,100
138 Negele Borena (Negele ) Oromia 35,264 45,300
139 Nekemte Oromia 75,219 96,700
140 Robe Oromia 15,169 19,500
141 Robe Oromia 15,169 19,500
142 Sawla (Felege Neway) Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 22,704 32,600
143 Sebeta Oromia 49,331 63,400
144 Sekota (Soqota) Amhara 22,346 28,600
145 Sendafa Oromia 12,298 12,298
146 Shakiso Oromia 22,930 29,500
147 Shambu Oromia 14,995 19,300
148 Shashemene (Shashamane) Oromia 100,454 129,100
149 Shek Hussein (Sheikh Hussein) Oromia N/A N/A
150 Shewa Robit Amhara 17,575 22,500
151 Shinshicho Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 14,285 20,500
152 Shiraro Tigray 17,045 22,600
153 Shire (Inda Silase) Tigray 47,284 62,800
154 Shone Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 15,616 22,400
155 Sire (Sirie) Oromia N/A N/A
156 Teppi (Tepi) Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 24,829 35,700
157 Tinsae Berhan N/A N/A
158 Tis Abay Amhara 17,370 22,200
159 Tog Wajale (Togochale) Somalia 14,438 17,500
160 Tulu Bolo Oromia 14,476 18,600
161 Weldiya Amhara 46,139 59,000
162 Welenchiti Oromia 15,183 19,500
163 Welkite Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 28,866 41,500
164 Wendo (Aleta Wendo) Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 22,093 31,700
165 Werder Somalia 18,357 18,357
166 Were Ilu Amhara 10,062 10,062
167 Wereta (Werota) Amhara 21,222 27,200
168 Wikro (Wukro) Tigray 30,210 40,100
169 Wolayta Sodo (Sodo) Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 76,050 109,200
170 Woliso Oromia 37,878 48,700
171 Wondo Genet Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) N/A N/A
172 Wonji (Wenji Gefersa) Oromia 14,060 18,100
173 Yebelo Oromia 17,497 22,500
174 Yirga Alem Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 30,348 43,600
175 Yirga Chefe Southern Nations Nationalities and People (SNNPR) 15,118 21,700
176 Ziway Oromia 43,660 56,100

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