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Jacobabad District

Jacobabad District
Map of Sindh with Jacobabad District highlighted
Map of Sindh with Jacobabad District highlighted
Country Pakistan
Province Sindh
Headquarters Jacobabad
 • Total 2,686 km2 (1,037 sq mi)
Population (1998)
 • Total 741,910
 • Density 270.1/km2 (700/sq mi)
Time zone PST (UTC+5)
Number of Tehsils 4

Jacobabad District (Sindhi: جیکب آباد), (Urdu: ضلع جیکب آباد‎) is a district of Sindh, Pakistan. According to the 1998 census it had a population of 1,425,572 of which 24.10% were urban. The city of Jacobabad is the capital of the District.


  • Administration 1
  • Demographics 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5


The district is administratively subdivided into the following talukas:


Following are the demographic indicators of the district (including Kashmore Dist) as per the 1998 census of Pakistan:

Islam: 93.30%
Hinduism: 4.56%
Christianity: 2.06%
Ahmaddiya: 0.04%
Others: 0.04%
Hindus and Christians are mainly concentrated in the urban areas

Sindhi: 94.14%
Baluchi: 3.15%

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