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Provincial Profile
Province in Brief Name of the Province: Daykundi

Area: 17501 Km2

Related Zone: West

Center: Neli

Geography Daykundi province lies at a distance of 460-kilometres to the west of country’s capital and surrounded by Urozgan to its southwest, Bamyan to the east, Ghor to the north, Ghazni to the south and Helmand province to the northwest.
Governance Governor and two Deputies

Provincial Council

4 Members in Parliament, 3 Male, 1 Female

Population/People/Languages The total population of Daykundi Province is 636000.

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

Dari and Pashtu are the spoken languages in Daykundi.

Number of Districts Daykundi has 9 districts, listed below:

Khadeer, Ashtarlee, Sang e Takht, Shahristan, Meramoor, Kajaran, Kiti, Garcha and Nawa Mesh.

Context Health and Education systems have been operating in Daykundi.

There are 377 Government Schools operating in Daykundi with 164000 Male and Female students.

There are two institutes with 2 Government higher education faculties and 1 private sector higher education university.

In health sector, there are 100 health centers, 4 Government hospital and 21 community level clinics.

Registered Mines found in Daykundi Province are listed below.

Stucco

Granite

Marble

Lithium