|density||980 inhabitants per km²|
Coordinates: 34 ° 30 ' N , 69 ° 30' E
Kabul ( Pashto ; Persian کابل) is one of the 34 provinces of Afghanistan . It has about 4,373,000 inhabitants and an area of 4,462 square kilometers. The capital of the province and Afghanistan is Kabul .
The province is located in the east of the country near the Khyber Pass , an important connection to Pakistan and India . It borders the Koh-e Paghman Mountains in the east, the Koh-e Qrough Mountains in the southwest and the Koh-e Shirdarwaza Mountains in the northeast. The largest river in the province is the Kabul . It mainly produces clothing, furniture and beet sugar .
The province is the most important Tajik settlement in Afghanistan. Their language, the Kabul dialect of Persian (locally also called Dari ), is the government and business language of the country and has significantly shaped all other languages and dialects in the country. The Tajiks make up more than half of the province's population, followed by Pashtuns , Hazara , Uzbeks , Turkmens , Baluch , Sikhs and Hindus .
The province is divided into 15 districts.
|Bagrami||Bagrami||85,000||80% Pashtuns, 20% Tajiks|
|Chahar Asyab||Qalai Naeem||32,500||Mostly Pashtuns and Tajiks,
followed by Hazara
|Deh Sabz||Tarakhel||47,900||10% Tajiks, 90% Pashtuns|
|Farza||Dehnawe Farza||19,100||Mixture of Tajiks and Pashtuns|
|Guldara||Guldara||20,300||45% Tajiks, 55% Pashtuns|
followed by Pashtuns and Hazara
|Kabul||Kabul||2,536,300||30% Tajiks, 50% Pashtuns,
15% Hazaras, 5% others
|Kalakan||Kalakan||26,900||65% Tajiks, 35% Pashtuns|
|Khak-i Jabbar||Khak-i Jabbar||75,000||95% Pashtuns, 5% Tajiks|
|Me bacha feces||Me bacha feces||46,300||75% Tajiks, 25% Pashtuns|
|Mussahi||Mussahi||30,000||90% Pashtuns, 10% Tajiks|
|Paghman||Paghman||150,000||10% Tajiks, 90% Pashtuns|
|Qarabagh||Qaranagh||67,700||60% Tajiks, 40% Pashtuns|
|Shakardara||Shakardara||72,900||70% Tajiks, 30% Pashtuns|
|Sarobi||Sarobi||150,000||90% Pashtuns, 10% Pashais|
- ^ Afghanistan. In: citypopulation.de. Retrieved January 8, 2016 .
- ↑ a b Kabul District Profiles. (No longer available online.) In: Afghanistan Information Management Services. Archived from the original on September 26, 2007 ; accessed on January 8, 2016 . Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice.
- ↑ http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/ngm/0311/feature2/images/mp_download.2.pdf