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ID: 1001627
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Arusha (region (administrative division))  Arusha (region (administrative division))

Coordinates:
Lat: 03 00 00 S  degrees minutes   Lat: -3.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 036 00 00 E  degrees minutes   Long: 36.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Agricultural region that produces coffee, grain, vegetables, cotton, pyrethrum, sisal, papain & sunflower seeds; contains deposits of salt, mica, ochre & magnesite; inhabited by the Arusha, Meru, Iraqw & Masai peoples.

Names:
Arusha (preferred,C,V)
Arusha region (C,O)
Northern Region (H,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Africa (continent)  ....  Africa (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Tanzania (nation)  ........  Tanzania (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Arusha (region (administrative division))  ............  Arusha (region (administrative division)) (P)

Place Types:
region (administrative division) (preferred, C)  ............  established 1963
first level subdivision (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Arusha..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985) I, 611
.................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) Plate 93
Arusha region..........  [VP]
..........................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Northern Region..........  [VP]
.............................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985) I, 611
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Encyclopaedia Britannica (1985) I, 611
..................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
..................  NGA, GEOnet Names Server (2008-) accessed 1 October 2014
..................  Times Atlas of the World (1994) Plate 93
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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