District Profile

Enlisted below are the basic briefs about the district:

District Statistics

Tehsils   04
Union Councils   111
Mouzas   984
Total Area   8,249 Sq Km
Municipal Committees   09
Major Occupants   Civil, Armed Services, Overseas & Farming
Literacy Rate   48%

Industries

Power Stations   03
Oil Refinery   01
Barrages / Headworks   02
Important Railway Bridges   02
Sugar Mills   04
Flour Mills   14
Textiles Units   22
Jute Mills   02
Ginning Factories   97

Agriculture

Type   Area (in Acres)
Total Area   20,52,571
Cultivated Area   11,57,757 
Un-cultivated Area   8,94,914 
Forest Area   59,834
Crop     % of Total Land
  • Wheat
  7,16,235 61.86 %
  • Cotton
  3,62,000 31.26 %
  • Rice
  73,580 6.35  %
  • Sugarcane
  1,27,000 10.96 %
  • Sunflower
  46,040 3.97 %
  • Vegetable
  7890  0.68 %
  • Mango
  65,500 5.65 %
  • Pulses
  11,525 0.99 %
  • Other Crops
  1,04,587 9.03 %
  • Fodders
  78,280 6.76 %

Population

Population of the district as per the census held in the said years are mentioned as below:
Census - 1998    26,35,903
Census - 2017   43,22,009

Electoral Constituencies

Constituencies   Total
National    06 ( NA-181,182,183,184,185,186 )
Provincial   12 ( PP-268,269,270,271,272,273,274,275,276,277,278,279)

Educational Institutions

Institutes             Total
Total Govt. Schools   1758
Total Govt. Colleges   22
Total   1780

Hospitals

DHQ Hospital   01
THQ Hospitals   04
RHCs    13
BHUs   72
Recep Tayyip Erdogan Hospital M-Garh   01
Total   91

Police Stations

Tehsil   No. of Police Stations
Alipur   05
Jatoi   03
Kot Addu   05
Muzaffargarh                                                     08
Total   21

Civil Courts

Tehsils                                  No. of Courts  
Alipur   04  
Jatoi   04  
Kot Addu   07  
Muzaffargarh   14  
Total   29