East Berbice-Corentyne

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Map of Guyana showing East Berbice-Corentyne region

East Berbice-Corentyne (Region 6) is a region in the east of Guyana. The regional capital is New Amsterdam.

The region has an area of 36,234 km². As of the 2002 census, 109,431 people lived there.[1] It borders the Atlantic Ocean to the north, Suriname to the east, Brazil to the south and the regions of Mahaica-Berbice, Upper Demerara-Berbice, Potaro-Siparuni and Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo to the west.

References[change | change source]

  1. Beaie, Sonkarley Tiatun (19 September 2007). "National Population Trends: Size, Growth and Distribution". 2002 Population and Housing Census - Guyana National Report. Bureau of Statistics. p. 25. Archived from the original (PDF Download) on 9 September 2012. Retrieved 29 August 2012.

Coordinates: 4°6′N 58°11′W / 4.100°N 58.183°W / 4.100; -58.183