Administrative divisions of Nepal
Nepal is divided into 7 provinces. The provinces are divided into districts. The districts are divided into municipalities and Gaupalikas. There are also 6 metropolitan city and 11 sub-metropolitan cities.
Nepal's new constitution of 2015 has divided the country into 7 provinces removing previous Zones and Development region system. New system has mostly kept old districts as it was by making very little changes on the boundaries of few districts.
History[change | change source]
Provinces of Nepal[change | change source]
Nepal is divided into 7 provinces.
|1||Province No. 1||Biratnagar||25,905||4,534,943|
|2||Province No. 2||Janakpur||9,661||5,404,145|
|3||Province No. 3||Hetauda||20,300||5,529,452|
|5||Province No. 5||Butwal||22,288||4,891,025|
|7||Province No. 7||Dhangadhi||19,539||2,552,517|
Districts of Nepal[change | change source]
Seven provinces are divided into districts. There are 77 districts in Nepal.
Cities of Nepal[change | change source]
In Nepal, there are 6 metropolitan city, 11 sub-metropolitan city, 276 municipalities.