Takhar Province

 

General Information:

Takhar province is located in the North-east part of Afghanistan that has borders with Tajikistan in the north, Badakhshan in the northeast, Kunduz in the North West, Baghlan in the southwest, and Panjshir in the south. Taluqan is the center of the province.  

Area:

Takhar province has 12458 Sqkm areas that occupy 1.91 % of total area of Afghanistan.

Number of Districts:

Takhar province has 17 districts including the center that is Taluqan. The districts are Namakab, Chal, Hazar Smooch, Baharak, Farkhar, Worsaj, Bangi, Khwaja Ghar, Khwaja bahuddin, Dasht Qala, Yangi qala, Ishkamish, Darqad, Rustaq, Kalafgan, and Chah Ab. 

Number of Villages: 1212     Source UNFPA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Population:

According of Statistics in 2006 Takhar Province has 830,319 individuals that home 3.6 % of total population of Afghanistan.

 (Source: UNFPA)               

 

Total:                                       830,319

Male:                                        200,421                                   

Female:                                    119,409

Urban:                                     121,241

Rural:                                       709,078

 (Source: UNFPA)

 

District Population

 

Male

Female

Total

Districts

98590

95881

194,471

Taluqan

13997

14200

28197

Bangi

12817

11779

24596

Chal

5940

5623

11563

Namak Ab

20351

19513

39864

Farkhar

17293

16213

33506

Worsaj

20845

20057

40902

Bahark

5007

4767

9774

Hazar Smooch

67704

64611

132315

Rustaq

13818

14304

28122

Kalafgan

17843

17504

35347

Dasht Qala

19920

19478

39,398

Yangi Qala

12924

13356

26280

Khwja Bahauddin

32489

31662

64151

Chah Ab

25577

25576

51153

Ishkamish

13456

12315

25771

Darqad

22629

22280

44909

Khwaja Ghar

 =SUM(ABOVE) 421200

 =SUM(ABOVE) 409119

 =SUM(ABOVE) 830,319

Total of Province

(منبع: CSO)

 (Source: UNFPA)