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Provincial Profile
Province in Brief Name of the Province: Kapisa

Area: 1908 Km2

Related Zone: Center

Center: Mahmoud Raqee

Geography Kapisa is amongst the central provinces of the country, located between Laghman, Kabul and Parwan provinces.
Governance Governor and two Deputies

Provincial Council

4 Members in Parliament, 3 Male and 1 Female

Population/People/Languages The total population of Kapisa Province is 448245.

Pashtuns, Tajik, Pashaye, Hazara, Parachi and Gujar are consisting the population of the province.

Pashto, Dari, Pashaye, Parachi and Gujari are the spoken languages in Kapisa.

Number of Districts Kapisa Province has 7 districts, listed below:

Hisi awal Kohistan, Hisi dowom Kohistan, Kohband, Nijrab, Tagab, Alas aye and the center Mahmoud Raqee

Context Health and Education systems have been operating in Kapisa.

There are 225 Government schools and 7 Teacher training institutes open for the students where 84977 boys and 40744 girls are studying.

There is 1 Government Higher education university.

In Health sector, there are 83 health centers and 14 Private Health clinic with 3 Government hospitals.

The main Mines found in Kapisa province are listed below:

Ami test

Serpentine

Shah Maqsood

Granite

Muscovite

Abrak

Tourmaline

Beryl

Quartz