District Profile

Enlisted below are the basic briefs about the district:

Total Area   8,153 Sq Km
Tehsils         04
Tehsil Councils   04
Muncipal Committees   04
Town Committees   04
Live Stocks   1,959,808*
Major Occupations   Farming, Civil, Armed Services, Overseas
Literacy    55%**

Land  Statistics

Enlisted below are the land statistics for the district taken from Punjab Development Statistics 2013:
     
Type   Area (In Thousand Hectares)
Cultivated Area      813
Un-Cultivated Area      52
Forest      26
Cultureable Waste      19
Not available for cultivation      33

Population

6th Population & Housing Census-2017 [As on January 03, 2018]

Total

 

16,50,518

Male   8,44,247
Female   8,06,235
Transgenders   36

Educational Institutions

Universities 

There is only University of Sargodha available in the district.

Colleges

  Male Female Commerce Total
Bhakkar 2 3 1 6
Darya Khan 2 2 1 5
Mankera 1 1 1 3
Kallur Kot 2 2 1 5
Total 7 8 4 19

Schools

Tehsil

Higher Secondary

Secondary

Elementary

Primary

Total

M

F

M

F

M

F

M

F

Bhakkar

2

3

26

19

30

47

134

203

467

Darya Khan

0

0

12

7

20

21

106

116

282

Kallur Kot

1

2

20

10

23

27

79

111

273

Mankera

3

0

14

8

23

13

109

69

239

Sub Total

6

5

75

44

96

108

428

499

1261

G. Total

11

119

204

927

1261

 

 

Electoral  Constituencies

National                               02 (NA - 97 & 98)
Provincial   04 ( PP – 89,90,91 & 92)

Police Stations

Police Stations   11
Police Check Post   03
Riverine Post   03
Police Post   07
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Hospitals

DHQ Hospitals   01
THQ Hospitals         03
RHCs     05
BHUs           40
Govt. Rural Dispensaries      19
Rural Dispensaries     09
MCH Centre     02
Sub Health Center   13
  Total   92
     
     
     

Civil Courts

All tehsils of Bhakkar have one civil court each.

Industries

Sr. No Name: Open Closed    
1. Sugar Mill 0 1    
2. Flour Mills 4 0    
3. Chip Board Factories 0 2     
4. Agriculture Implements 2 0    
5. Rice Mills 0 1    
6. Light engineering 0 1    
7. Cotton Factories 0 15    
8. Dall Mills 0 2    
9. Ice Factory 0 24    
  Total 6 46