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Provincial Profile
Province in Brief Name of the Province: Samangan

Area: 13438.8 Km2

Related Zone: North

Center: Aybak

Geography Samangan is located to the north of the country, Samangan province is situated between Balkh and Baghlan provinces, sharing borders with central Asian states of Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.
Governance Governor and two Deputies

Provincial Council

9 Members in Parliament, 7 Male and 2 Female

Population/People/Languages The total population of Samangan Province is 394487.

Tajik, Pashtun, Hazara, Uzbek, Turkmen, Arab and Aimaq are consisting the Population of Samangan Province.

Dari, Pashto and Uzbeki are the spoken language in Samangan.

Number of Districts Samangan Province has 6 districts, listed below:

Khuram Sarbagh, Roye Do Aab, Dara soaf bala, Dara soaf payan, Hazrat Sultan and Feroz Nakhjeer.

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

There are 471 Government and 1 Private schools open for the students where 106796 Male and Female students are studying.

There are 3 institute with 1 Government and 1 Private sector university.

In Health sector, there are 19 sub health centers with 4 hospital.

The Mines available in Samangan Province are listed below:

Coal

Stucco