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Southern Nations, Nationalities,
and Peoples' Region

ደቡብ ብሔሮች ብሔረሰቦችና ሕዝቦች ክልል
Regional State
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Official seal of Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region
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Map of Ethiopia showing Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region
Map of Ethiopia showing Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region
Country  Ethiopia
Area
 • Total 105,887.18 km2 (40,883.27 sq mi)
Population (2017)
 • Total 19,170,007
 • Density 181.041813/km2 (468.89614/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code ET-SN

Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples' Region is a region in Ethiopia. It is also known as SNNPR. The capital city is Awasa.

Administrative zones

The following list of administrative zones and special woredas is based on information from the 2007 census.

  • Bench Maji
  • Dawro
  • Gamo Gofa
  • Gedeo
  • Gurage
  • Hadiya
  • Keffa
  • Keficho Shekicho
  • Kembata Tembaro
  • North Omo
  • Sheka
  • Sidama
  • Silti
  • South Omo
  • Wolayita
  • Alaba (special woreda)
  • Amaro (special woreda)
  • Basketo (special woreda, formerly part of North Omo Zone)
  • Burji (special woreda)
  • Dirashe (special woreda)
  • Konso (special woreda)
  • Konta (special woreda, formerly part of North Omo Zone)
  • Yem (special woreda)

Coordinates: 6°03′31″N 36°43′38″E / 6.05862°N 36.7273°E / 6.05862; 36.7273

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