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Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Province in Pakistan

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
1972-09-16
Population
Census
1981-03-01
Population
Census
1998-03-01
Population
Census
2017-03-15
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (North-West Frontier)Province8,388,55111,061,32817,743,64530,508,920
AbbottabadDistrict524,826647,635880,6661,333,089
BannuDistrict341,690422,027675,6671,167,071
BatagramDistrict174,009339,119307,278476,749
BunerDistrict187,984265,517506,048895,460
CharsaddaDistrict513,193630,8111,022,3641,610,960
ChitralDistrict159,000208,560318,689447,625
Dera Ismail KhanDistrict380,229494,432852,9951,625,088
HanguDistrict125,721182,474314,529518,811
HaripurDistrict417,561479,031692,2281,001,515
KarakDistrict191,204249,681430,796705,362
KohatDistrict264,465326,617562,644992,427
Kohistan (Lower Kohistan - Upper Kohistan)District204,521465,237472,570784,711
Lakki MarwatDistrict225,529288,759490,025875,744
Lower DirDistrict277,481404,844779,0561,436,082
Malakand Protected AreaDistrict185,872257,797452,291717,806
MansehraDistrict638,504631,012978,1571,555,742
MardanDistrict696,622881,4651,460,1002,373,399
NowsheraDistrict410,718537,638874,3731,520,995
PeshawarDistrict807,0121,113,3032,026,8514,267,198
ShanglaDistrict179,813251,546434,563759,609
SwabiDistrict507,631625,0351,026,8041,625,477
SwatDistrict520,614715,9381,257,6022,308,624
TankDistrict93,389141,062238,216390,626
Tor Ghar (Kala Dhaka)District109,918139,223174,682171,349
Upper DirDistrict251,045362,565514,451947,401
PakistanRepublic65,309,34084,253,644132,352,279207,684,626

Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (web), U.S. Bureau of Census: Demobase Pakistan (web).

Explanation: The Pakistani-administered parts of Kashmir are not tabulated. The results of the 2017 census are final.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2017)
Males15,444,481
Females15,062,440
Transgender1,999
Age Groups (C 2017)
0-14 years13,248,806
15-64 years16,199,598
65+ years1,060,516
Age Distribution (C 2017)
0-9 years9,347,616
10-19 years7,195,742
20-29 years5,056,328
30-39 years3,401,451
40-49 years2,288,564
50-59 years1,548,672
60-69 years1,018,650
70+ years651,897
Urbanization (C 2017)
Rural24,773,492
Urban5,735,428
Literacy (A10+) (C 2017)
yes11,431,688
no9,729,616
Mother Tongue (C 2017)
Urdu274,102
Punjabi164,298
Sindhi27,064
Pushto23,450,066
Balochi23,653
Kashmiri42,811
Saraiki1,135,419
Hindko3,502,064
Brahvi62,431
Other Language1,827,012

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