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Adansi South District
Districts of Ashanti
Districts of Ashanti
Country Ghana
RegionAshanti Region
CapitalNew Edubiase
Government
 • District ExecutiveFrancis Kudjo Dorpenyoh
Area
 • Total1,380 km2 (530 sq mi)
Population
 (2004)
 • Total129,325
Time zoneUTC+0 (GMT)

The Adansi South District is the southern-most district of Ghana in the Ashanti Region. The district lies entirely in a forest, containing eight forest reserves. Hardwood lumber is a major district asset. The region is popular for eco-tourism, containing many scenic waterfalls and mountain ranges. Among the crops grown in Adansi South are pineapples, cashews, black pepper, and tomatoes.

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Coordinates: 6°4′N 1°24′W / 6.067°N 1.400°W / 6.067; -1.400


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