Health Infrastructure: According to the 2000 (EFY) Health and Health Related Indicators published by FMoH, Beneshangual-Gumz has 2 Hospitals, 17 Health Centers and 166 Health Posts.
Capital City: The capital city for Beneshangul-Gumuz Regional State is Assosa.
Population: Based on the 2000 (EFY) figures from the Central Statistical Agency (CSA) of Ethiopia, Benishangul-Gumuz has an estimated total population of 656,000, consisting of 330,000 men and 326,000 women. 89.8% of the population are estimated to be rural inhabitants, while 10.2% are urban dwellers.
Area: With an estimated area of 49,289.46 square kilometers, this region has an estimated density of 12.68 people per square kilometer.
Beneshangul Gumuz Regional Health Bureau
P.O. Box 61