Zvimba is a district in Mashonaland West Province, Zimbabwe.

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Geographical location

Zvimba Political Constituency

Zvimba is divided into two political constituencies namely Zvimba North and Zvimba South.

Zvimba North

The Member of Parliament for this constituency is Ignatius Chombo.

Zvimba South

This constituency comprises of 9 wards namely wards 3, 6, 19, 21, 22 and 23. It consists of such places as Kutama, Maryland, Banket, Junction Bridge and Masiyarwa. [1]

Population

According to the 2012 population census Zvimba has a population of 263 020[2]

Schools and Infrastructure

Zvimba North

Zvimba South

The constituency has 18 primary schools and 6 secondary schools. There are three hospitals in the constituency, 2 clinics and 1 rural health centre. Zvimba South also has seven business centres of which Darwendale and Banket are fully serviced while most of the business centres in the constituency lack most of the necessary infrastructure.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Zvimba South Constituency Profile, Parliament of Zimbabwe Research Department, published: 2011, retrieved: July 7, 2016
  2. [http://www.zimstat.co.zw/sites/default/files/img/publications/Census/CensusResults2012/Mash_West.pdf Mashonaland West Province Report], Zimstat, published: No Date Given, retrieved: July 7, 2016




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