Kaliua District is one of the seven districts of the Tabora Region of Tanzania. It is bordered to the north by Kahama and Ushetu Districts, to the east by Uyui District and Urambo District, to the south by Katavi Region and to the west by Uvinza District and Geita Region. Its administrative seat is the town of Kaliua.

Nzega District
RegionTabora Region
 • Total393,358

According to the 2012 Tanzania National Census, the population of Kaliua District was 393,358.[1]


Halfpaved Trunk road T18 from Tabora to Kigoma passes through the district.[2]

The Tanzanian Central Line train - from Dar es Salaam to Kigoma - passes through the district. The train track to Mpanda branches off from the main line in Kaliua town.

Administrative subdivisionsEdit

As of 2012, Kaliua District was administratively divided into 28 wards.[1]



  1. ^ a b "Census 2012". National Bureau of Statistics. Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 9 December 2015.
  2. ^ "Road. The section between Urambo and Kaliua was being constructed to bitumen standard at the in 2019. Networks". Tanroads. Archived from the original on 3 April 2016. Retrieved 23 February 2016.