PAKISTAN

historical demographical data of the administrative division


PROVINCEcapitalsurface/sq.kmsurface/sq.mic1998pe1985e1983c1981pe1975c1972pe1969c1961c1951c1951e1949c1941c1931c1921c1911c1901c1891c1881c1871e1865codecodepos.particularsvariants of the name
source:CA,SYSYBBSY,EWEWSYWGSYSYHADVEBAGAGAGAGAGAGAGAGISOFIPS
Bahawalpur1823,11480,01341,2980,0840,0720,7absorbed by Punjab
BalochistânQuetta3471901340516511,44908,04611,04332,42562,02409,01484,01353,01174,01174,0BAPK02wmerger of Balochistân (district) and Balochistân (state)Baluchistân
Balochistân (district)560,0501,6463,5420,6414,4382,1split from West Pakistan 1970.07.01
Balochistân (state)280,0356,2405,1379,0420,3428,6split from West Pakistan 1970.07.01
Federal Capital AreaKarâchi1126,41126,4from 1948.07.23 until 1961; merged with West Pakistan
Federally Administered Tribal AreasMiram Shah27219105093137,92467,02329,02198,52507,01847,0TAPK01FATA, Centrally Administered Tribal Areas
IslâmâbâdIslâmâbâd907350799,1379,0359,0340,3251,0235,094,0ISPK08nesplit from West Pakistan 1970.07.01
Khaipur319,5345,0305,8280,0230,0199,6absorbed by SindhKhairpur
North-West Agencies2755,02377,62259,02825,01622,0802,1
North-West FrontierPeshâwar745212877317554,712287,011658,011061,311531,08402,010937,05731,05899,95899,93200,03038,12425,02251,02197,02125,5NWPK03nwsplit from West Pakistan 1970.07.01NWFP, North-West Provinces
Northern AreasNAPK07n
PunjabRâwalpindi, Lahore2053447928472585,453840,050460,047292,439961,037374,030427,025488,020651,118828,019740,017000,015000,012636,011851,011488,8PBPK04eformer capital: LahorePunjab and Bahawalpur
SindhHyderabad1409145440729991,221682,020312,019028,714924,013965,011142,28367,04928,14608,55180,04535,03887,03980,03513,43212,82871,82413,81730,81795,6SDPK05sesplit from West Pakistan 1970.07.01Sind and Khairpur
TOTAL:Islâmâbâd796095307374130579,695563,089729,084253,669229,064892,053990,242880,033779,531956,432060,028114,324439,622771,620248,118639,5West Pakistan was a province established 1955.10.14 and split on 1970.07.01
disputed area with India:
Azad KashmirMuzaffarabad84160324942800,01980,01300,0JKPK06neFree Kashmir
TOTAL (incl. Azad Kashmir):Islâmâbâd88025533986898363,086233,666192,0

Particulars:
Census results before 1947 are not divided by exact borders and population figures in the sources used, while in those times the present state of Pakistan was a part of British India.
File created on 2001-06-14; revised on 2002-06-04 and last modified on 2003-05-24 by Jan Lahmeyer

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