Admeenistrative units o Pakistan

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The admeenistrative units o Pakistan consist o fower provinces, ane federal caipital territory, twa autonomous territories an a group o federally admeenistered tribal auries.[1] Belaw this top tier, there are fower mair tiers o govrenment includin 27 diveesions, mair than a hunder destricts (zillas), mair than fower hunder sub-destricts cried tehsils, an several thoosan union cooncils.

Structur o admeenistrative units[eedit | eedit soorce]

Pakistan's admeenistrative units are as follaes: Template:Pakistan Administrative Units Image Map

No. Admeenistrative unit Local name Caipital Population[2] Aurie (km²)[2] Population density
(inh. per km²)
Map
1 Balochistan (province) بلوچستان Quetta 4.8% 39.3% 18.9 Balochistan in Pakistan.svg
2 Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (province) خیبرپختونخوا Peshawar 12.9% 8.5% 238.1 Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Pakistan.svg
3 Punjab (province) پنجاب Lahore 53.7% 23.3% 358.5 Punjab in Pakistan.svg
4 Sindh (province) سنڌ سندھ Karachi 22.2% 16.0% 216 Sindh in Pakistan.svg
5 Islamabad Caipital Territory وفاقی دارالحکومت Islamabad 0.6% 0.1% 888.8 Islamabad Capital Territory in Pakistan.svg
6 Federally Admeenistered Tribal Auries وفاقی قبائلی علاقہ جات Peshawar 2.3% 3.1% 116.7 Federally Administered Tribal Areas in Pakistan.svg
7 Azad Kashmir آزاد کشمیر Muzaffarabad 2.2%[3] 1.5%[3] 223.6 Azad Kashmir in Pakistan.svg
8 Gilgit-Baltistan گلگت - بلتستان གིལྒིཏ་བལྟིསྟན Gilgit 1.3% 8.2% 24.8 Gilgit-Baltistan in Pakistan (de-facto + wo Glacier).svg
Pakistan پاکستان Islamabad 182,000,000 881,889 ??

The provinces are dividit intae 105 destricts cried (zillahs) (Urdu: ضلع). Zillahs are further subdividit intae sub-destricts cried tehsils (Urdu: تحصیل) (roughly equivalent tae coonties). Tehsils are uised in aw provinces except in Sindh province whare the term taluka (Urdu: تعلقہ) predominates. Tehsils mey contain veellages or municipalities. Pakistan haes ower five thoosan local govrenments. Syne 2001, these hae been led bi democratically electit local cooncils, each heidit bi a Nazim (Urdu: ناظم) (the wird means "supervisor" in Urdu, but is sometimes translatit as Mayor). Weemen hae been allottit a minimum o 33% seats in these cooncils; thare is nae upper limit tae the number o weemen in these cooncils. Some destricts, incorporatin lairge metropolitan auries, are cried Ceety Destrict. A Ceety Destrict mey contain subdiveesions cried Touns an Union Cooncils.

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Part I". Constitution of Pakistan. Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of Pakistan. Archived from the original on 2006-08-11. Retrieved 2010-03-30. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Area, Population, Density and Urban/Rural Proportion by Administrative Units". Population Census Organization, Government of Pakistan. 1998. Archived from the original on 5 January 2005. Retrieved 2010-03-31. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Population features". Government of Azad Kashmir. 1998. Archived from the original on 9 April 2010. Retrieved 2010-03-31. 

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