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Tashkent Province

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Tashkent Province
Toshkent viloyati
Тошкент вилояти
Kintra Uzbekistan
Caipital Tashkent
Area 15,300 km2 (5,907 sq mi)
Population 4,450,000 (2005)
Density 291/km2 (754/sq mi)
ISO 3166-2 UZ-TO

Toshkent Province (Uzbek: Toshkent viloyati, Тошкент вилояти) is a viloyat (province) o Uzbekistan, located in the northeastren pairt o the kintra, atween the Syr Darya River an the Tien Shan Muntains. It borders wi Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Sirdaryo Province an Namangan Province. It covers an aurie o 15,300 km². The population is estimatit tae be aroond 4,450,000.

Toshkent Province is dividit intae 15 administrative districts. The caipital is Toshkent (Tashkent) (pop est 2,000,000 indwellers), whilk is the caipital o the kintra an aa, an is govrened separate frae the province as an independent ceety. Ither major ceeties include Angren, Olmaliq, Ohangaron, Bekobod, Chirchiq, G‘azalkent, Keles, Parkent, To‘ytepa, Yangiobod an Yangiyo‘l,

The climate is a teepical continental climate wi mild weet winters an het dry simmers.

Naitural resoorces include capper, broun coal, molybdenum, zinc, gowd, siller, Rare yird elements, naitural gas, petroleum, sulfur, table saut, limestane, an granite.

Toshkent Province is the maist economically developed in the kintra. Industry includes energy production, minin, metallurgy, fertilizers, chemicals, electronics, textiles, cotton purification, fuid processin an fitweir.

Toshkent Province haes a heich developed agricultural industry an aa, based primarily on irrigation. The main craps are cotton an hemp, but cereals, melons an gourds, fruit an vegetables an citrus fruits are increasin. Fermstock is important an aa.

The province haes a weel-developed transportation infrastructure, wi ower 360 km o railwey an 3771 km o surfaced road. Tashkent haes a lairge internaitional airport, whilk is the main air gateway tae the kintra.

Chatkal Naitional Pairk, wi bonnie muntains an wids, is locatedtit athin Toshkent Province.

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