3 Rajanpur District


Rajanpur District

Infobox Pakistan district
district = Rajanpur District
area =
population = 1,103,618
pop_year = 1998
density =
caption =
region = Punjab
established =
nazim = Raza Khan Dareshak
naib_nazim = Shamsher Ali Mazari [ [http://www.nrb.gov.pk/lg_election/results.asp?state=1 Zila Nazims & Naib Zila Nazims in the Province of Punjab] ]
seats =
tehsils = 3
languages =Saraiki,Balochi and Urdu
website =



caption = Rajanpur is located in the south of Punjab.

Rajanpur District is a district of Punjab province in Pakistan. According to the 1998 census of Pakistan it had a population of 1,103,618 of which 14.27% were urban [ [http://www.urckarachi.org/Population%20Table-5.htm 1998 Census figures - Urban Resource Centre] ] .

Administration

The district is divided into three tehsils, which contain a total of 43 Union Councils: [ [http://www.nrb.gov.pk/lg_election/union.asp?district=27&dn=Rajanpur Tehsils & Unions in the District of Rajanpur - Government of Pakistan] ]

Demographics

The district together with Dera Ghazi Khan are the only two districs of the punjab located west of the Indus river. As with Dera Ghazi Khan District, the majority of the population are ethnic Baluchis.

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