Copperbelt Province Statistics

Zambia’s mineral rich Copperbelt continues to reveal new deposits of other precious metals. The population of its ten districts is now approaching 2.5 million people. Lufwanyama and Mpongwe are the largest districts. Mpongwe boasts some of the region’s largest commercial farms.

The following figures are based on the 2015 Population Census figures:

Copperbelt Province Statistics

Copperbelt Province Statistics

Table 1

District Size %
Kalulushi 2
Chililabombwe 3
Kitwe 3
Luanshya 3
Ndola 4
Chingola 5
Mufulira 5
Mpongwe 27
Lufwanyama 31
Masaiti 17

Chart

CB Population Growth

CB Population Growth

Table

Year Population
1969 816,309
1980 1,251,178
1990 1,427,545
2000 1,581,221
2010 1,972,317
2014 2,305,258
2015 2,362,207

Pie chart:

CB Province sizes

CB Province sizes

 

 

Map of Copperbelt districts

Copperbelt_districts

Copperbelt_districts

 

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