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Provincial Profile
Province in Brief Name of the Province: Parwan

Area: 5974 Km2

Related Zone: Center

Center: Charekar

Geography Parwan Province is located in north of Kabul Province  and south of Baghlan Province. It’s also sharing border with Panjsher and Bamyan provinces.
Governance Governor and two Deputies

Provincial Council

6 Members in Parliament, 4 Male and 2 Female

Population/People/Languages The total population of Parwan Province is 664502.

Tajik, Pashtun, Hazara, Turkmen and Kochies are consisting the Population of Parwan Province.

Pashto and Dari are the spoken language in Parwan.

Number of Districts Parwan Province has 9 districts, listed below:

Salang, Bagram, Jabal Siraj, Shinwari, Siya Gird e Ghorband, Shekh Ali, Surkh Parsa, Koh Safi and Sayed Khil.

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

There are 454 Government and Private schools open for the students where 23256 are studying on High School level, 35614 on Middle level and 123091 are studying on Elementary level.

There are 8 institute with 1 Government and 1 Private sector university.

In Health sector, there are 30 Community health centers with 1 hospital.

The Mines available in Parwan Province are listed below:

Talak and other Mines used for construction