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Kagera Region comprises of five Administrative Districts: Bukoba, Muleba, Karagwe, Biharamulo and Ngara. It has six Councils, which include Bukoba Town, Bukoba Rural, Karagwe, Muleba, Biharamulo and Ngara. According to the 2003 National Census, the population is at 2,003,888 with an annual growth rate of 3.1% and its population is divided as follows:

Name of District / Council Population No. Household Av.size Household
Bukoba Urban 81,221 19,259 4.2
Bukoba Rural 395,130 90,502 4.4
Karagwe 425,476 89,047 4.8
Muleba 386,328 79,107 4.9
Biharamulo 410,794 67,131 6.1
Ngara 334,939 49,082 6.8
Total 2,033,888 394,128 5.2

Male population: 999,941
Female population: 1,033,947
Projected population for 2007: 2,417,000
Population density: 70.2 people per km2

Source: National Census Statistical Book 2003