The district is located in the south-western part of the Ashanti Region. It shares common boundary on its Western part with the Atwima District. On its northern part can be found the Bosomtwe District, while a regional boundary separates it from Western Region on its southern part. Manso Nkwanta is the capital.
The population of the district according to the 2010 Population and Housing Census stands at 134,331 with 67,485 males and 69,790 females.
chief executive's message
There are numerous investment opportunities in Amansie West District. Areas such as Agriculture, Industry, Forestry, Tourism and Mining are wide potential areas for investment in the District
Resource potentials include abundant unskilled labour that could be tapped by investors and peaceful and stable political atmosphere.
It is also envisaged that numerous hills in the district could be developed and linked with cables to be run by cable cars, the first of its kind in the country. ... more »
The first Lady Mrs. Lordina Mahama as part of her working visit to Ashanti region has donated hospital items worth millions of cedis to Manso nkwanta health centre.