List of Ghana Parliament constituencies


List of Ghana Parliament constituencies

This is a list of the 230 constituencies currently represented in the Parliament of the Republic of Ghana, as at the December 2004 parliamentary election. [cite web |url=http://www.parliament.gh/faq.php |title=The Parliament of Ghana - FAQ's |accessdate=2007-03-23 |year=2004 |work=The website of the Parliament of Ghana |publisher=Parliament of Ghana ] Each constituency is represented by a single Member of Parliament (MP). The number of seats were increased from 200 to 230 after the December 2000 elections. [cite web |url=http://africanelections.tripod.com/gh_detail.html#2000_Parliamentary_Election |title=07 DECEMBER 2000 PARLIAMENTARY ELECTION |accessdate=2007-03-23 |date=2006-06-01 |work=AFRICAN ELECTIONS DATABASE |publisher=AfricanElections.tripod.com ]

Ashanti Region - 39 seats

The number of constituencies in this region increased from 33 to 39 in 2004.

;Adansi North District
*Adansi-Asokwa
*Fomena

;Adansi South District
*New Adubiase

;Afigya-Sekyere District
*Afigya Sekyere East
*Afigya-Sekyere-West

;Ahafo Ano North District
*Ahafo Ano North

;Ahafo Ano South District
*Ahafo-Ano South

;Amansie Central District

;Amansie East District
*Bekwai
*Odotobri

;Amansie West District
*Amansie West

;Asante Akim North District
*Asante-Akim North

;Asante Akim South District
*Asante-Akim South

;Atwima District
*Atwima-Nwabiagya

;Atwima Mponua District
* Atwima-Mponua

;Botsomtwe/Atwima/Kwanhuma District
*Atwima-Kwanwoma
*Bosome-Freho
*Bosomtwe

;Ejisu-Juaben District
* Ejisu-Juaben

;Ejura/Sekyedumase District
* Ejura-Sekyedumase

;Kumasi Metropolitan District
* Asawase
* Asokwa
* Bantama
* Nhyiaeso - "created 2004"
* Oforikrom - "created 2004"
* Old Tafo
* Suame - "created 2004"
* Subin
* Manhyia
* Kwadaso - "created 2004"

;Kwabre District
* Kwabre East
* Kwabre West - "created 2004"

;Obuasi Municipal District
* Akrofuom - "created 2004"
* Obuasi

;Offinso District
* Offinso North
* Offinso South

;Sekyere East District
*Effiduase-Asokore
*Kumawu

;Sekyere West District
*Mampong
*Nsuta-Kwamang


=Brong Ahafo Region - 24 seats=

The number of constituencies increased from 21 to 24 in 2004.

;Asunafo North District
* Asunafo North

;Asunafo South District
* Asunafo South

;Asutifi District
* Asutifi North
* ‎Asutifi South

;Atebubu-Amantin District
* Atebubu-Amantin

;Berekum District
* Berekum

;Dormaa District
* Dormaa West
* Dormaa East

;Jaman North District
* Jaman North - "created 2004"

;Jaman South District
* Jaman South

;Kintampo North District
* Kintampo North

;Kintampo South District
* Kintampo South - "created 2004"

;Nkoranza District
* Nkoranza North - "created 2004"
* Nkoranza South

;Pru District
* Pru

;Sene District
* Sene

;Sunyani Municipal District
* Sunyani East
* Sunyani West;Tain District
* Tain

;Tano North District
* Tano North

;Tano South District
* Tano South

;Techiman Municipal District
* Techiman North
* Techiman South

;Wenchi District
* Wenchi


=Central Region - 19 seats=

The number of constituencies in the region increased from 17 to 19 in 2004.

;Abura/Asebu/Kwamankese District
* Abura-Asebu

;Agona District
* Agona East
* Agona West

;Ajumako/Enyan/Essiam District
* Ajumako-Enyan-Essiam

;Asikuma/Odoben/Brakwa District
* Asikuma-Odoben-Brakwa

;Assin North District
* Assin North

;Assin South District
* Assin South

;Awutu/Effutu/Senya District
* Effutu
* Awutu-Senya

;Cape Coast Municipal District
* Cape Coast

;Gomoa District
* Gomoa East
* Gomoa West

;Komenda/Edina/Eguafo/Abirem District
* Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abirem

;Mfantsiman District
* Mfantseman-East
* Mfantseman-West

;Twifo/Heman/Lower Denkyira District
* Hemang Lower Denkyira - "created 2004"
* Twifo-Atii Morkwaa

;Upper Denkyira District
* Upper-Denkyira East
* Upper-Denkyira West - "created 2004"


=Eastern Region - 28 seats=

The number of constituencies was increased from 26 to 28 in 2004.

;Afram Plains District
* Afram Plains North
* Afram Plains South

;Akuapim North District
* Akropong
* Okere

;Akuapim South District
* Aburi-Nsawam

;Asuogyaman District
* Asuogyaman

;Atiwa District
* Atiwa

;Birim North District
* Abirem
* Ofoase-Ayirebi - "created 2004"

;Birim South District
* Akim Swedru
* Akim Oda

;East Akim District
* Abuakwa North - "created 2004"
* Akim Abuakwa South

;Fanteakwa District
* Fanteakwa

;Kwaebibirem District
* Akwatia
* Kade

;Kwahu South District
* Abetifi
* Mpraeso

;Kwahu West District
* Nkawkaw

;Manya Krobo District
* Lower Manya
* Upper Manya

;New-Juaben Municipal District
* New Juaben North
* New Juaben South

;Suhum/Kraboa/Coaltar District
* Ayensuano
* Suhum

;West Akim District
* Lower West Akim
* Upper West Akim

;Yilo Krobo District
* Yilo Krobo

Greater Accra Region - 27 seats

The number of constituencies increased from 22 to 27 in 2004.

;Accra Metropolis District
* Ablekuma Central
* Ablekuma North
* Ablekuma South
* Ayawaso Central
* Ayawaso East
* Ayawaso West
* Dade Kotopon
* Domeabra-Obom - "created 2004"
* Kottey Korle
* Kpone-Katamanso
* Krowor
* Ledzokuku
* Odododiodoo
* Okaikwei North
* Okaikwei South

;Dangme East District
* Ada
* Sege - "created 2004"

;Dangme West District
* Ningo-Prampram

;Ga East District
* Abokobi-Madina
* Adenta - "created 2004"
* Dome-Kwabenya - "created 2004"

;Ga West District
* Trobu-Amasaman
* Weija - "created 2004"

;Tema Municipal District
* Shai-Osudoku
* Tema East
* Tema West
* Ashaiman


=Northern Region - 26 seats=

The number of constituencies increased from 23 to 26 in 2004.

;Bole District
* Bole

;Bunkpurugu-Yunyoo District
* Bunkpurugu-Yunyoo

;Central Gonja District
* Yapei-Kusawguu

;East Gonja District
* Kpandai
* Salaga

;East Mamprusi District
* Nalerigu

;Gushiegu District
* Gushiegu

;Karaga District
* Karaga - "created 2004"

;Nanumba North District
* Bimbilla

;Nanumba South District
* Wulensi

;Saboba/Chereponi District
* Chereponi
* Saboba

;Savelugu/Nanton District
* Nantonu
* Savelugu

;Sawla-Tuna-Kalba District
* Sawla-Tuna-Kalba

;Tamale Municipal District
* Tamale Central
* Tamale North - "created 2004"
* Tamale South - "created 2004"

;Tolon/Kumbungu District
* Tolon
* Kumbungu

;West Gonja District
* Damango-Daboya

;West Mamprusi District
* Walewale (East)
* Yagaba-Kubori (Walewale West)- "created 2004"

;Yendi District
* Yendi

;Zabzugu/Tatale District
* Zabzugu-Tatale

* Mion

Upper East Region - 13 seats

The number of constituencies increased from 12 to 13 in 2004.

;Bawku Municipal District
* Bawku Central
* Binduri
* Pusiga - "created 2004"

;Bawku West District
* Zebilla

;Bolgatanga Municipal District
* Bolgatanga

;Bongo District
* Bongo

;Builsa District
* Builsa North
* Builsa South

;Garu-Tempane District
* Garu-Tempane

;Kassena/Nankana District
* Navrongo Central
* Chiana-Paga

;Talensi-Nabdam District
* Nabdam
* Talensi

Upper West Region - 10 seats

The number of constituencies increased from 8 to 10.

;Jirapa/Lambussie District
* Jirapa
* Lambussie

;Lawra District
* Lawra-Nandom

;Nadowli District
* Nadowli East
* Nadowli West

;Sissala East District
* Sissala East

;Sissala West District
* Sissala West - "created 2004"

;Wa East District
* Wa East

;Wa Municipal District
* Wa Central

;Wa West District
* Wa West - "created 2004"

Volta Region - 22 seats

The number of constituencies increased from 19 to 22 in 2004.

;Adaklu-Anyigbe District
* Ho East
* Ho West

;Akatsi District
* Avenor-Ave

;Ho Municipal District
* Ho Central

;Hohoe District
* Hohoe North
* Hohoe South

;Jasikan District
* Biakoye
* Buem

;Kadjebi District
* Akan

;Keta District
* Anlo
* Keta

;Ketu District
* Ketu North
* Ketu South

;Kpando District
* North Dayi

;Krachi District
* Krachi West

;Krachi East District
* Krachi East - "created 2004"

;Nkwanta District
* Nkwanta North - "created 2004"
* Nkwanta South

;North Tongu District
* Central Tongu - "created 2004"
* North Tongu

;South Dayi District
* South Dayi

;South Tongu District
* South Tongu


=Western Region - 22 seats=

The number of constituencies increased from 19 to 22 in 2004.

;Ahanta West District
* Amenfi Central
* Ahanta West

;Aowin/Suaman District
* Aowin
* Suaman - "created 2004"

;Bia District
* Bia

;Bibiani/Anhwiaso/Bekwai District
* Bibiani-Anhwiaso-Bekwai

;Jomoro District
* Jomoro

;Juabeso District
* Juabeso

;Mpohor/Wassa East District
* Mpohor-Wassa East

;Nzema East District
* Ellembelle
* Evalue-Gwira

;Sefwi-Wiawso District
* Sefwi-Akontombra - "created 2004"
* Sefwi Wiawso

;Shama Ahanta East Metropolitan District
* Effia-Kwesimintim
* Essikado-Ketan - "created 2004"
* Sekondi
* Shama
* Takoradi

;Wasa Amenfi East District
* Amenfi East

;Wasa Amenfi West District
* Amenfi West

;Wassa West District
* Prestea-Huni Valley
* Tarkwa-Nsuaem

Notes

ee also

*Ghanaian parliamentary election, 2004
*MPs elected in the Ghana parliamentary election, 2004
*Parliament of Ghana
*Districts of Ghana
*Regions of Ghana

External links and sources

* [http://www.parliament.gh/index.php Ghana Parliament Official Website]
* [http://www.ghanadistricts.com/home/?_=28&PHPSESSID=7d84316c8100eba88906416ff763bb0e Constituencies and MPs on GhanaDistrict.com]
* [http://www.ghana.gov.gh/election_2004/palcandi.php List of new constituencies by region on Ghana government website]
* [http://library.fes.de/pdf-files/bueros/ghana/03610.pdf The List of the new Constituencies created in 2004 by National Electoral Commission - Page 11]


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