region = Balochistan
Zhob (Urdu: ژوب ) is a district in the north west of Balochistan province of
Pakistan. Zhob district is a Provincially Administered Tribal Area (PATA). Zhob district is subdivided into three subdistricts: Zhob, Kakkar and Sherani. The population of Zhob district is estimated to be over 500,000 in 2005. Zhob Riveris used for irrigation in the Zhob district.
There are currently five
tehsils in Zhob District. [ [http://www.statpak.gov.pk/depts/pco/statistics/admin_unit/admin_list_tehsil.html "List of Tehsils/Talukas with respect to their Districts" Federal Bureau of Statistics, Pakistan] ]
** Ashwat, subtehsil
Qamar Din Karez(Qamardin karaiz)
** Sherani, subtehsil
The vast majority of the population of Zhob district is
Pakhtun. It is likely that over 99% of the people of the area are Muslims, with tiny numbers of Christians and Sikhs.
* [http://www.bdd.sdnpk.org/zhob.html Map of Zhor District]
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