Sar-e Pol Province
|Coordinates (Capital): Coordinates:|
|• Total||16,360 km2 (6,320 sq mi)|
|• Density||33/km2 (84/sq mi)|
|ISO 3166 code||AF-SAR|
|Main languages||Dari Persian|
Sar-e Pol, also spelled Sari Pul (Persian: سرپل), is one of the thirty-four provinces of Afghanistan. It is in the north of the country. The capital is the city of Sar-e Pol. Dari (Persian) is the main language. About 442,261 people live in the Province. There are many mountains, especially in the south part.
Districts[change | change source]
The province is divided into 7 Districts.
|Gosfandi||39,721||Created in 2006 within Sayyad District; most recently created district up to date|
|Sar-e Pol||Sar-e Pol||115,463|
|Sayyad||47,336||Sub-divided in 2006|
References[change | change source]
- "Settled Population of Sar-e-pul province by Civil Division , Urban, Rural and Sex-2012-13" (PDF). Government of Afghanistan: Central Statistics Office of Afghanistan. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-12-16. Retrieved 2012-10-22.
- Afghanistan Geographic & Thematic Layers
- "Afghanistan Provincial Development Plan, Provincial Profile of Sar-i-Pul, UNAMA" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2009-07-03. Retrieved 2012-04-17.
- "Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development of Afghanistan, NABDP, Development Programme of Sangcharak District" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-07-27. Retrieved 2012-04-17.