Inhambane has an area of 68,615 km ². To the north lie the provinces of Sofala and Manica, west of the province of Gaza.
The provincial capital is also called Inhambane. It has about 63 837 inhabitants ( 2007). The largest city in the province is 108 824 inhabitants with maxixe (2007).
The Inhambane province is divided into eleven districts:
In Inhambane 1,412,349 people live.
In Inhambane cashew nuts, cotton, rice and sugarcane are mainly produced. Inland, dry meat is made from beef.