one of the nine ethnic divisions (kililoch) of Ethiopia
Benishangul-Gumuz is a region in Ethiopia. The capital city is Assosa. The name of the region comes from two local ethnic groups – Berta (also called as Benishangul) and Gumuz.
|• Total||50,699 km2 (19,575 sq mi)|
|• Density||22/km2 (58/sq mi)|
|ISO 3166 code||ET-BE|
Like other Regions in Ethiopia, Benishangul-Gumuz is divided into administrative zones.
- ↑ 2011 National Statistics Archived March 30, 2013, at the Wayback Machine