Chipata Municipal Council COE

Date: September 20, 2017
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Fact file
Country Zambia
Province/Region  Eastern Province
Baseline score
Post 2015 score  66
Population 455,783
Number of women councillors  0
Number of men councillors  13
Joined the COE programme  2009
Anchored Entrepreneurship Programme  Yes
Summit 2016

Chipata is the 5th developed City in Zambia, behind Lusaka, Ndola, Kitwe and Livingstone. Its population is 455,783. Chipata was declared a city by President Edgar Lungu on 24 February 2017 after growth of the town in the recent years. Chipata is the capital of the Eastern Province of Zambia. Having a town, a modern market, a central hospital, shopping malls, University, Colleges and a number of schools, Chipata is the business and administrative hub of the region.


Empowering women, ending violence in Zambia
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Click here to view Chipata City Council SRHR Action Plan