Division (country subdivision)
A division is a type of administrative division of some Asian and African countries, as well as a sub-division of entities in England. Some have been dissolved or been renamed.
|Divisions of Bangladesh||Asia||1st||after Districts of Bangladesh|
|Divisions of Cameroon (also called departments)||Africa||2nd||below provinces of Cameroon|
|Divisions of the Gambia||Africa||1st||renamed to regions|
|Divisions of India||Asia||2nd||below states of India|
|Divisions of Malaysia||Asia||2nd||subdivisions of two of the states of Malaysia: Sabah and Sarawak|
|Divisions of Myanmar||Asia||1st||renamed to regions, per 2008 Constitution|
|Divisions of Pakistan||Asia||2nd||below Provinces of Pakistan dissolved in 2000, re-established betweee 2008 and 2011|
|Divisions of Tanzania||Africa||3rd||below regions and districts|
Some of the hundreds and wapentakes in England (both historic subdivisions of the historic counties) were subdivided into divisions. Also a number of the Wards of the City of London are, or were, divided into two divisions.