District Profile

District overview is as follows:

Tehsils 04
Qanoongois Circle 15
Patwar Circle 143
Union Councils 44
Villages: 652
Total Area 3587 Sq Km
Road Network 1312 Km
Municipal Committees 05
Livestock 0.964 m
Major Occupations Civil, Arm, Services, Overseas & Farming
Literacy Rate: 79% (86% Male, 72% Female) as per data collected in year 2017

Industries

ICI Soda Ash 01
Pakistan Tobacco Company 01
Cement (Dandot) 01
Mari Petroleum 01
Brick Kilns 83
Flour Mills 16
Total 104

Land

Total area of district jhelum is 858,767 acres. The details of cultivated land are as follows:

Irrigated Area 316,815
Rainfed 282,983
   

The details of un-cultivated area are as follows:

Forest 110,491
Culturable Waste 149,971
Land not available for cultivation 281,490

Electoral Constituencies:

National 2 (NA - 62, NA - 63)
Provincial 3 (PP - 25, PP- 26, PP - 27, 1 - Reserved seat for woman)

Educational Institutions

Schools 791 (308 Boys, 483 Girls)
Colleges 12 (6 Boys, 3 Girls, 3 Commerc)

Hospitals

DHQ Hospital 01
THQ Hospitals 02
RHCs 06
BHUs 49
Others (MCH Centre, GRD, RD) 29
TB Hospital 01
Total 88

Police Stations

Tehsil Jhelum 04
Tesil Din 02
Sohawa 02
Pind Dadan Khan 03
Total 11

Population

Population details (Rural) as per the data collected in year 2017 are as follows:

Household 145,783
Male 419,969
Female 448,456
Transgender 23
Total 868,448
   

Population details (Urban) as per the data collected in year 2017 are as follows:

Household 59,009
Male 181,995
Female 172,180
Transgender 50
Total 1,222,650