About Pathein City

Better Ayeyarwaddy, Greater Myanmar

About Pathein City

“Capital City of Ayeyarwaddy – The Fourth Largest City in Myanmar” located in Ayeyarwaddy Region”

Area                                           : 10,899.8 km2
Total Population                          : 287,071 (2014 Census)
Population Density                      : 150 per km2
Literacy Rate                               : 93.8%
Main Products                             : Rice, Beans, Pulses
Current Manufacturing Activity : Garment, Rice Mills
Landmarks                               : Mawtinson Pagoda, Shwemokhtaw Pagoda, Ngwe Saung, Beach, Chaung Tha Beach
Road                                            : Pathein – Monywa Highway/ Pathein – Yangon Road
Railway                                        : Pathein – Hinthada Railway (132 km)
Sea                                              : Pathein Port (Can barge up to LOA 100m vessels/DWT 3,000)
Air                                                : Pathein Airport (A321 aircraft runway)
Electricity                                      : 40 MVA in total (3 sub-stations at Myat Toe, 1 sub-station at Tine Kwel)
Water                                        : Tube wells (100 ft – 300 ft depth)


Rice Production

30% of the National Production


Marine Production

25% of the National Production


Beans and Pulses

18% of the National Production