Health Infrastructure: According to the 2000 (EFY) Health and Health Related Indicators published by FMoH, Amhara has 20 Hospitals, 182 Health Centers and 2,664 Health Posts.
Capital City: Bahir-Dar is the capital city for the Amhara Regional State.
Population: Based on the 2000 (EFY) figures from the Central Statistical Agency (CSA) of Ethiopia, Amhara has an estimated total population of 20,136,000, consisting of 10,060,000 men and 10,076,000 women. 88% of the population is estimated to be rural inhabitants, while 12% are urban dwellers.
Area: With an estimated area of 159,173.66 square kilometers, this region has an estimated density of 120.12 people per square kilometer.
Amhara Regional Health Bureau
P.O. Box 495
Bahir Dar, Ethiopia