Pakistan Initiative for Mothers and Newborns (PAIMAN)

Project Map

Lesbela Gawadar Dadu Khairpur Sukkur Jaffarabad Sibi Quetta Zhob DG Khan Multan Khanewal Vehari Jhelum Rawalpindi DI Khan Peshawar Mardan Buner Sawat Bhimber Upper Dir Charsadda Sudhnoti Map of Pakistan

PAIMAN Districts at a Glance

District Buner

Area 1865 Sq.Kms.
Population - 1998 506048 persons
Male 253035 (50 %)
Female 253013 (50 %)
Sex Ratio (males per 100 females) 100.0
Population Density 271.3 per Sq. Km
Urban Population -
Rural Population 506048
Average Household Size 9.1
Literacy Ratio (10 +) 22.62 %
Male 38.18 %
Female 7.65 %
Population - 1981 55860 persons
Average Annual Growth Rate (1981 - 98) 3.86 %
Total Housing Units 55860
Pacca Housing Units 42456 (76.0 %)
Housing Units having Electricity 28571 (51.14 %)
Housing Units having Piped Water 15453 (27.66 %)
Housing Units using Gas for Cooking 156 (0.28 %)
Administrative Units  
Tehsil 01
Union Councils 27
Mauzas 167
Municipal Committee -
Town Committee -

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District Charsadda

Area 996 Sq.Kms.
Population - 1998 1022364 persons
Male 530724 (51.91%)
Female 491640 (48.09 %)
Sex Ratio (males per 100 females) 107.9
Population Density 1026.5 per Sq. Km
Urban Population 192851 (18.86%)
Rural Population 829513 (81.14 %)
Average Household Size 8.0
Literacy Ratio (10 +) 31.1%
Male 46.9 %
Female 14.1 %
Population - 1981 630811 persons
Average Annual Growth Rate (1981 - 98) 2.88 %
Total Housing Units 128158
Pacca Housing Units 35719 (27.87%)
Housing Units having Electricity 116023 (90.53 %)
Housing Units having Piped Water 16151 (12.60 %)
Housing Units using Gas for Cooking 8358 (6.52 %)
Administrative Units  
Tehsil 02
Union Councils 49
Mauzas 200
Municipal Committee 04
Town Committee -

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District DG Khan

Area 11922 Sq.Kms.
Population - 1998 1643118 persons
Male 853782 (51.96 %)
Female 789336 (48.04 %)
Sex Ratio (males per 100 females) 108.2
Population Density 137.8 per Sq. Km
Urban Population 228839 (13.93 %)
Rural Population 1414279 (86.07 %)
Average Household Size 7.9
Literacy Ratio (10 +) 30.6 %
Male 42.1 %
Female 18.1 %
Population - 1981 943663 persons
Average Annual Growth Rate (1981 - 98) 3.31 %
Total Housing Units 209255
Pacca Housing Units 59228 (28.30 %)
Housing Units having Electricity 117121 (55.97 %)
Housing Units having Piped Water 40770 (19.48 %)
Housing Units using Gas for Cooking 10240 (4.89 %)
Administrative Units  
Tehsil 02
Union Councils 59
Mauzas 826
Municipal Committee 01
Town Committee 01

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District DI Khan

Area 7326 Sq.Kms.
Population - 1998 852995 persons
Male 448990 (52.63%)
Female 404005 (47.36 %)
Sex Ratio (males per 100 females) 111.1
Population Density 116.4 per Sq. Km
Urban Population 125807 (14.75%)
Rural Population 727188 (85.25%)
Average Household Size 7.6
Literacy Ratio (10 +) 31.3%
Male 43.19 %
Female 17.86 %
Population - 1981 494432 persons
Average Annual Growth Rate (1981 - 98) 3.26 %
Total Housing Units 112784
Pacca Housing Units 20807 (18.45 %)
Housing Units having Electricity 82478 (73.13 %)
Housing Units having Piped Water 15491 (13.73 %)
Housing Units using Gas for Cooking 3561 (3.16 %)
Administrative Units  
Tehsil 04
Union Councils 46
Mauzas 384
Municipal Committee 02
Town Committee 01

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District Dadu

Area 19070 Sq.Kms.
Population - 1998 1688811 persons
Male 887061 (52.53 %)
Female 801750 (47.47 %)
Sex Ratio (males per 100 females) 110.6
Population Density 88.6 per Sq. Km
Urban Population 360762 (21.36 %)
Rural Population 1328049 (78.64 %)
Average Household Size 5.5
Literacy Ratio (10 +) 35.6 %
Male 48.03 %
Female 21.65 %
Population - 1981 1081611 persons
Average Annual Growth Rate (1981 - 98) 2.65 %
Total Housing Units 305116
Pacca Housing Units 82199 (26.94 %)
Housing Units having Electricity 216160 (70.84 %)
Housing Units having Piped Water 62281 (20.41 %)
Housing Units using Gas for Cooking 31622 (10.36 %)
Administrative Units  
Talukas 06
Union Councils 78
Mauzas 523
Municipal Committee 04
Town Committee 09

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District Gawadar

Area 12637 Sq.Kms.
Population - 1998 185498 persons
Male 99436 (53.60 %)
Female 86062 (46.40 %)
Sex Ratio (males per 100 females) 115.5
Population Density 14.7 per Sq. Km
Urban Population 100152 (54.00 %)
Rural Population 85346 (46.00 %)
Average Household Size 5.5
Literacy Ratio (10 +) 25.5 %
Male 35.52 %
Female 13.81 %
Population - 1981 87830 persons
Average Annual Growth Rate (1981 - 98) -0.09 %
Total Housing Units 33680
Pacca Housing Units 6289 (18.67 %)
Housing Units having Electricity 11716 (34.78 %)
Housing Units having Piped Water 15300 (45.43 %)
Housing Units using Gas for Cooking 291 (0.86 %)
Administrative Units  
Talukas 02
Union Councils 13
Mauzas 77
Municipal Committee 02
Town Committee 02

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District Jaffarabad

Area 2445 Sq.Kms.
Population - 1998 432817 persons
Male 225028 (51.99 %)
Female 207789 (48.01 %)
Sex Ratio (males per 100 females) 108.3
Population Density 177.0 per Sq. Km
Urban Population 85523 (19.76 %)
Rural Population 347294 (80.24 %)
Average Household Size 7.1
Literacy Ratio (10 +) 18.5 %
Male 27.50 %
Female 8.64 %
Population - 1981 265342 persons
Average Annual Growth Rate (1981 - 98) 2.92 %
Total Housing Units 60864
Pacca Housing Units 5420 (8.91 %)
Housing Units having Electricity 39384 (64.71 %)
Housing Units having Piped Water 10395 (17.08 %)
Housing Units using Gas for Cooking 4144 (6.81 %)
Administrative Units  
Sub-Division 02
Union Councils 33
Mauzas 229
Municipal Committee 02
Town Committee 01

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District Jhelum

Area 3587 Sq.Kms.
Population - 1998 936957 persons
Male 468112 (49.96 %)
Female 468845 (50.04 %)
Sex Ratio (males per 100 females) 99.8
Population Density 261.2 per Sq. Km
Urban Population 259330 (27.68 %)
Rural Population 677627 (72.32 %)
Average Household Size 6.2
Literacy Ratio (10 +) 63.9 %
Male 77.66 %
Female 50.47 %
Population - 1981 659012 persons
Average Annual Growth Rate (1981 - 98) 2.09 %
Total Housing Units 150225
Pacca Housing Units 126992 (84.53 %)
Housing Units having Electricity 124910 (83.14 %)
Housing Units having Piped Water 40862 (27.20 %)
Housing Units using Gas for Cooking 23124 (15.39 %)
Administrative Units  
Tehsil 03
Union Councils 53
Mauzas 573
Municipal Committee 02
Town Committee 03
Cantonment 02

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District Khairpur

Area 15910 Sq.Kms.
Population - 1998 1546587 persons
Male 810448 (52.40 %)
Female 736139 (47.59 %)
Sex Ratio (males per 100 females) 110.1
Population Density 97.2 per Sq. Km
Urban Population 365216 (23.61 %)
Rural Population 1181371 (76.38 %)
Average Household Size 6.1
Literacy Ratio (10 +) 35.5 %
Male 49.7 %
Female 19.7 %
Population - 1981 981190 persons
Average Annual Growth Rate (1981 - 98) 2.71 %
Total Housing Units 255261
Pacca Housing Units 53751 (21.05 %)
Housing Units having Electricity 168173 (65.88 %)
Housing Units having Piped Water 40796 (15.98 %)
Housing Units using Gas for Cooking 24927 (9.76 %)
Administrative Units  
Tehsil -
Union Councils 89
Mauzas 382
Municipal Committee 02
Town Committee 15
Talukas 08
Cantonment -