List of cities in Balochistan, Pakistan by population

This is a list showing the most populous cities in the province of Balochistan, Pakistan as of the 2017 Census of Pakistan. In the following table, you can find each of the 54 cities and towns in the province with populations higher than 10,000 as of March 15, 2017. City populations found in this list only refer to populations found within the city's defined limits and any adjacent cantonments. The census totals below come from the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics.[1]

ListEdit

Rank City Name District Division Population
(2017)[2][1]
Population
(1998)[3]
Average Annual
Population Growth Rate
(1998 - 2017)
Ref. (2017)
1 Quetta Quetta Quetta 1,001,205 565,137 3.05%   [4]
2 Turbat Kech Makran 213,557 68,603 6.15%   [5]
3 Khuzdar Khuzdar Qalat 182,927 91,057 3.73%   [6]
4 Hub Hub Qalat 175,376 62,763 5.54%   [7]
5 Chaman Chaman District Quetta 123,191 56,792 4.15%   [8]
6 Dera Murad Jamali Nasirabad Nasirabad 96,591 38,341 4.96%   [9]
7 Gwadar Gwadar Makran 90,762 45,021 3.75%   [10]
8 Dera Allah Yar Jaffarabad Nasirabad 80,908 38,371 4.00%   [11]
9 Usta Mohammad Jaffarabad Nasirabad 77,097 38,946 3.65%   [11]
10 Sui Town Dera Bugti Sibi 71,676 N/A A N/A A [12]
11 Sibi Sibi Sibi 64,427 48,467 1.51%   [13]
12 Loralai Loralai Zhob 54,758 29,875 3.23%   [14]
13 Tump Kech Makran 48,766 N/A A N/A A [5]
14 Nushki Nushki Rakhshan 46,386 23,948 3.53%   [15]
15 Zhob Zhob Zhob 46,248 43,843 0.28%   [16]
16 Kharan Kharan Rakhshan 156,152 27,806 2.52%   [17]
17 Chitkan Panjgur Makran 44,434 21,297 3.94%   [18]
18 Khanozai Pishin Quetta 40,238 N/A A N/A A [19]
19 Buleda Kech Makran 39,813 N/A A N/A A [5]
20 Saranan Pishin Quetta 37,927 N/A A N/A A [19]
21 Zehri Khuzdar Qalat 37,854 13,143 5.71%   [6]
22 Qalat Qalat Qalat 36,864 22,646 2.59%   [20]
23 Tasp Panjgur Makran 35,890 N/A A N/A A [18]
24 Surab Shaheed Sikandarabad Qalat 35,594 11,148 6.29%   [20]
25 Pishin Pishin Quetta 35,577 22,955 2.33%   [19]

Panjgur the land of dates


26 Mastung Sibi Qalat 35,129 24,131 1.99%   [21]
27 Qilla Saifullah Qilla Saifullah Zhob 34,677 8,129 7.92%   [22]
28 Pasni Gwadar Makran 34,524 29,538 0.82%   [10]
29 Nal Khuzdar Qalat 33,299 N/A A N/A A [6]
30 Winder Lasbela Qalat 29,598 11,569 5.06%   [7]
31 Uthal Lasbela Qalat 29,414 13,319 4.25%   [7]
32 Huramzai Pishin Quetta 29,400 N/A A N/A A [19]
33 Muslim Bagh Qilla Saifullah Zhob 28,066 17,170 2.61%   [22]
34 Dera Bugti Dera Bugti Sibi 27,625 15,495 3.08%   [12]
35 Qilla Abdullah Qila Abdullah Quetta 26,151 N/A A N/A A [8]
36 Bela Lasbela Qalat 24,318 16,705 1.99%   [7]
37 Wadh Khuzdar Qalat 23,056 13,794 2.73%   [6]
38 Washuk Washuk Rakhshan 21,872 N/A A N/A A [23]
39 Awaran Awaran Qalat 21,848 N/A A N/A A [24]
40 Machh Kachhi Nasirabad 19,152 14,488 1.48%   [25]
41 Jiwani Gwadar Makran 18,533 14,072 1.46%   [10]
42 Ormara Gwadar Makran 17,780 11,521 2.30%   [10]
43 Kohlu Kohlu Sibi 17,426 9,665 2.46%   [26]
44 Bhag Sibi Sibi 16,608 12,181 1.64%   [27]
45 Dalbandin Chagai Rakhshan 16,319 11,948 1.65%   [28]
46 Dhadar Kachhi Nasirabad 15,280 12,818 0.93%   [25]
47 Musakhel Musakhel Zhob 14,138 11,589 1.05%   [29]
48 Harnai Harnai Sibi 13,297 9,359 1.86%   [30]
49 Dureji Lasbela Qalat 12,871 N/A A N/A A [7]
50 Sohbatpur Sohbatpur Nasirabad 12,867 8,206 2.39%   [31]
51 Gajjar Mashkay Awaran Qalat 12,493 N/A A N/A A [24]
52 Barkhan Barkhan Zhob 12,176 7,670 2.46%   [32]
53 Shahrug Harnai Sibi 11,257 N/A A N/A A [30]
54 Duki Duki Zhob 10,180 5,109 3.69%   [14]

NotesEdit

A. ^ This city did not exist as a municipality and was not classified as an urban area at the time of the 1998 Pakistan Census.

ReferencesEdit

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