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Provincial Profile
Province in Brief Name of the Province: Zabul

Area: 17471.8 Km2

Related Zone: South West

Center: Qalat

Geography Zabul borders Urozgan in the north, Kandahar in the west and in the south, Ghazni and Paktika in the east. It also borders Pakistan in the east
Governance Governor and two Deputies

Provincial Council

3 Members in Parliament, 2 Male and 1 Female

Population/People/Languages The total population of Zabul Province is 309192.

Pashtun and Baluch are consisting the Population of Zabul Province.

Dari and Pashto are the spoken language in Zabul Province.

Number of Districts Zabul Province has 11 districts, listed below:

Qalat, Shinkay, Nawbahar, Shamal Zaye, Atghar, Shahjoy, Tarank Juldak, Daychopan, Khak e Afghan, Mizana and Arghandab

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

There are 84 Government and 1 Private schools open for the students where 41968 Male and 9173 Female students are studying.

There are 2 Government institutes with Non-Government university.

In Health sector, there are 32 Government and 2 Private sector health centers with 3 hospital.

The Mines available in Zabul Province are listed below:


Various other Minerals