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Local Governments

List of current Local Government Districts in Uganda

Scroll down to see the Map KEY, you can also click on the district to see the population density (2000)

Uganda is divided into 111 districts and one city (the capital city of Kampala)across four administrative regions. Most districts are named after their main commercial and administrative towns.

Each district is further divided into counties and municipalities. The head elected official in a district is the Chairperson of the Local Council V.

Click to see the population figures from the 2002 Census. County and subcounty data was used to determine figures for the districts created or altered since this census, when there were only 56 districts. However, some county and subcounty lines may have been altered, leading to slightly inaccurate figures

 

Central Region (red)
Map District Population
82 Buikwe 329,858
84 Bukomansimbi 139,556
86 Butambala 86,755
87 Buvuma 42,483
89 Gomba 133,264
27 Kalangala 34,766
90 Kalungu 160,684
29 Kampala 1,189,142
36 Kayunga 294,613
38 Kiboga 108,897
95 Kyankwanzi 120,575
48 Luweero 341,317
99 Lwengo 242,252
100 Lyantonde 66,039
51 Masaka 228,170
56 Mityana 266,108
59 Mpigi 187,771
60 Mubende 423,422
61 Mukono 423,052
63 Nakaseke 137,278
64 Nakasongola 127,064
70 Rakai 404,326
72 Sembabule 180,045
76 Wakiso 907,988
Eastern Region (green)
Map District Population
4 Amuria 180,022
7 Budaka 136,489
49 Bududa 123,103
8 Bugiri 266,944
83 Bukedea 122,433
9 Bukwa 48,952
85 Bulambuli 97,273
13 Busia 225,008
15 Butaleja 157,489
88 Buyende 191,266
20 Iganga 355,473
21 Jinja 387,573
25 Kaberamaido 131,650
28 Kaliro 154,667
30 Kamuli 361,399
33 Kapchorwa 74,268
35 Katakwi 118,928
91 Kibuku 128,219
45 Kumi 165,365
94 Kween 67,171
98 Luuka 185,526
101 Manafwa 262,566
53 Mayuge 324,674
54 Mbale 332,571
103 Namayingo 145,451
14 Namutumba 167,691
105 Ngora 101,867
69 Pallisa 255,870
110 Serere 176,479
73 Sironko 185,819
74 Soroti 193,310
75 Tororo 379,399
Northern Region (yellow)
Map District Population
1 Abim 51,903
2 Adjumani 202,290
78 Agago 184,018
79 Alebtong 163,047
3 Amolatar 96,189
80 Amudat 63,572
39 Amuru 135,723
5 Apac 249,656
6 Arua 559,075
16 Dokolo 129,385
17 Gulu 298,527
22 Kaabong 202,757
42 Kitgum 167,030
43 Koboko 129,148
93 Kole 165,922
44 Kotido 122,442
97 Lamwo 115,345
47 Lira 290,601
50 Maracha 145,705
57 Moroto 77,243
58 Moyo 194,778
62 Nakapiripirit 90,922
104 Napak 112,697
65 Nebbi 266,312
107 Nwoya 41,010
108 Otuke 62,018
67 Oyam 268,415
68 Pader 142,320
77 Yumbe 251,784
112 Zombo 169,048
Western Region (blue)
Map District Population
81 Buhweju 82,881
10 Buliisa 63,363
11 Bundibugyo 158,909
12 Bushenyi 205,671
18 Hoima 343,618
19 Ibanda 198,635
26 Isingiro 316,025
23 Kabale 458,318
24 Kabarole 356,914
31 Kamwenge 263,730
32 Kanungu 204,732
34 Kasese 523,033
37 Kibaale 405,882
40 Kiruhura 212,219
92 Kiryandongo 187,707
41 Kisoro 220,312
96 Kyegegwa 110,925
46 Kyenjojo 266,246
52 Masindi 208,420
55 Mbarara 361,477
102 Mitooma 160,802
106 Ntoroko 51,069
66 Ntungamo 379,987
109 Rubirizi 101,804
71 Rukungiri 275,162
111 Sheema 180,234