Pathein in Highlight

Better Ayeyarwaddy, Greater Myanmar

Pathein in Highlight

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

Area                                                : 10,899.8 km2
Total Population                            : 1.6 million (2020 Census)
Population Density                       : 247.3 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