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Regions in Ethiopia

Ethiopia is made up of 11 primary administrative regions. Have a closer look at the regions in Ethiopia. Information on all primary administrative regions in Ethiopia.

Please note that unfortunately population data are not available for all regions in Ethiopia.

Please click on a region name for more information on this region.

You can sort the regions in Ethiopia alphabeticallyby population by capitals of the regionsby capitals population

Primary administrative regions in Ethiopia

There are 11 regions in Ethiopia in the primary administrative level.
Primary administrative regions in Ethiopia
RegionNoPopulationCapitalCapital population
Adis Abeba Ādīs Ābeba Āstedader1.-Addis Ababa Addis Ababa2,757,729
Afar Afar Region2.1,602,995Semera Semera833
Amhara Amhara Region3.17,221,976Bahir Dar Bahir Dar168,899
Binshangul Gumuz Benishangul-Gumuz Region4.784,345Asosa Āsosa30,512
Dire Dawa Dire Dawa Region5.607,321Dire Dawa Dire Dawa252,279
Gambela Gambela Region6.-Gambela Gambēla42,366
Harari Harari Region7.183,415Harar Harar90,218
Oromiya Oromiya Region8.27,158,471--
Somali Somali Region9.5,318,000Jijiga Jijiga56,821
Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region Southern Nations, Nationalities, and People's Region10.15,042,531Hawassa Hawassa133,097
Tigray Tigray Region11.-Mekele Mekele215,546