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Outline of Uganda

The location of Uganda
An enlargeable map of the Republic of Uganda

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Uganda:

Uganda –commonly referred to as the Pearl[1] by Churchill is a land-locked sovereign country located in East Africa, bordered on the east by Kenya, the north by South Sudan, on the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, on the southwest by Rwanda, and on the south by Tanzania.[2] The southern part of the country includes a substantial portion of Lake Victoria, within which it shares borders with Kenya and Tanzania. Uganda takes its name from the Buganda kingdom, which encompassed a portion of the south of the country including the capital Kampala.


  • General reference 1
  • Geography of Uganda 2
    • Environment of Uganda 2.1
      • Natural geographic features of Uganda 2.1.1
    • Regions of Uganda 2.2
      • Ecoregions of Uganda 2.2.1
      • Administrative divisions of Uganda 2.2.2
        • Districts of Uganda
        • Counties of Uganda
        • Sub-counties of Uganda
    • Demography of Uganda 2.3
  • Government and politics of Uganda 3
    • Branches of the government of Uganda 3.1
      • Executive branch of the government of Uganda 3.1.1
      • Legislative branch of the government of Uganda 3.1.2
      • Judicial branch of the government of Uganda 3.1.3
    • Foreign relations of Uganda 3.2
      • International organization membership 3.2.1
    • Law and order in Uganda 3.3
    • Military of Uganda 3.4
    • Local government in Uganda 3.5
  • History of Uganda 4
  • Culture of Uganda 5
    • Art in Uganda 5.1
    • Sports in Uganda 5.2
  • Economy and infrastructure of Uganda 6
  • Education in Uganda 7
  • Health in Uganda 8
  • See also 9
  • References 10
  • External links 11

General reference

An enlargeable relief map of Uganda

Geography of Uganda

An enlargeable topographic map of Uganda
 Kenya 933 km
 Democratic Republic of the Congo 765 km
 South Sudan 435 km
 Tanzania 396 km
 Rwanda 169 km

Environment of Uganda

An enlargeable satellite image of Uganda

Natural geographic features of Uganda

Regions of Uganda

Ecoregions of Uganda

Administrative divisions of Uganda

Districts of Uganda

Uganda is divided into 80 districts across four administrative regions.

Counties of Uganda

The districts of Uganda are divided into 146 counties, one city council, and thirteen municipalities.

Sub-counties of Uganda

The counties of Uganda are divided into sub-counties, which are further divided into parishes and villages.

Demography of Uganda

Government and politics of Uganda

Main article: Government of Uganda and Politics of Uganda

Branches of the government of Uganda

Executive branch of the government of Uganda

Legislative branch of the government of Uganda

Judicial branch of the government of Uganda

Foreign relations of Uganda

International organization membership

The Republic of Uganda is a member of:[2]

Law and order in Uganda

Military of Uganda

Local government in Uganda

History of Uganda

Main article: Current events of Uganda

Culture of Uganda

Art in Uganda

Sports in Uganda

Economy and infrastructure of Uganda

Education in Uganda

Health in Uganda

See also


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  2. ^ a b

External links

  • Uganda entry at The World Factbook
  • Outline of Uganda at DMOZ
  • UgandaUS State Department - includes Background Notes, Country Study and major reports
  • Outline of Uganda travel guide from Wikivoyage
  • Uganda Tourism Board
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