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Provincial Profile
Province in Brief Name of the Province: Ghazni

Area: 23812 Km2

Related Zone: South

Center: Ghazni City

Geography Ghazni province is located on Kabul-Kandahar highway. Maidan Wardak and Bamyan provinces are in the north of the province, Paktia, Paktika and Logar provinces are in the east, Zabul is in the south and Urozgan and Zabul provinces are bordering the province in the west.
Governance Governor and two Deputies

Provincial Council

11 Members in Parliament, 9 Male, 2 Female

Population/People/Languages The total population of Ghazni Province is 1249376.

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

Dari and Pashtu are the spoken languages in Farah Province.

Number of Districts Ghazni has 18 districts, listed below:

Malistan, Ajristan, Jaghoori, Nawar, Rasheedan, wayiz, Jaghato, Wali Mohammad Shaheed, Khwaja Omari, Zankhan, Deh Yak, Andar, Qarabagh, Geero, Abband, Muqur, Gaillan and Nawa

Context Health and Education systems have been operating in Ghazni Province.

There are 670 Government and 32 Private Schools operating in Ghazni with 235465 Male and 114438 Female Students in schools.

4 Institutes and 3 Agriculture Schools are open in Ghazni. As well as, there is One Government Higher education university and Three Private sector higher education universities operating there.

In total, there are 6896 Male and Female teachers working on school and university levels.

In heath sector, there are 89 Government Health centers with 11 Government Hospitals along with 86 community health centers.