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Provincial Profile
Province in Brief Name of the Province: Bamyan

Area: 18029 Km2

Related Zone: Center

Center: Bamyan City

Geography Bamyan is one of the central provinces of Afghanistan, the secure province of Bamyan is located to the south of Hindu Kush and north of Baba Mountains
Governance Governor and two Deputies

Provincial Council

4 Members in Parliament, 3 Male, 1 Female

Population/People/Languages The total population of Bamyan Province is 447218.

3 tribes (Tajik, Pashtun and Hazara) are consisting the Population.

Dari and Pashtu are the spoken languages in Bamyan.

Number of Districts Bamyan has 8 districts, listed below:

Wors, Punjab, Yakaw Lang, Yakaw Lang No 2, Sighan, Kuhmard, Sheebar and Center.

Context Health and Education systems have been operating in Bamyan.

There are 338 Government 5 Private Schools operating in Balkh with 80544 Male and 79658 Female Students in schools.

12 Government and Private Institutes are open in Bamyan. As well as, there is One Government Higher education university and One Private sector higher education universities operating there.

In total, there are 9758 Male and 872 Female teachers working on school level and 119 Male and 9 Female teacher working on university level in the province.

In heath sector, there are 99 Government and 1 Private Health centers with 1 Government and one Private Hospitals along with 9 Community Mobile teams are operating in Bamyan.

Registered Mines found in Bamyan Province are listed below.

Iron, Sorbet, Copper, Amazonite, Alabaster Stone, Marble Stone, Granite Stone, Travertine Stone, Decoration Stones, Coal, Granite Stone, Gypsum Stone, Serpentine Stone, Sulfur, Calvin, Antimony, Muscovite and Quartz,