List of Major Cities in Afghanistan on Population
Afghanistan is one of the Poorest Countries in the World, and Covered with the War and Violence, the population in the country was about around 26 million conducted by the Afghan Central Statistics Office that census occurred recently. There are many small Cities and Towns, Kabul is the Largest City in Afghanistan and that has a population 3,071,400 as of recent survey, other cities are very smaller than Kabul that Kandahar which is the second largest with a population of 468,200, and Herat is the third largest. The estimates are from a 2006 survey by the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development of Afghanistan.
The Following 14 Major Cities of Afghanistan are ranked in the list on total Population of the Cities.
|Rank||City Name||Province||District||Population||Year||Elevation (meters)|
|4||Mazar-i-Sharif||Balkh Province||Mazar-e Sharif District||375,000||2006||357|
|5||Kunduz||Kunduz Province||Kunduz District||230,600||2006||391|
|7||Lashkar Gah||Helmand Province||Lashkar Gah district||201,546||2006||773|
|8||Taloqan||Takhar Province||Taluqan District||196,400||2006||876|
|9||Puli Khumri||Baghlan Province||Puli Khumri District||191,640||2006||635|
|10||Khost||Khost Province||Khost District||160,214||2006||-|
|11||Ghazni||Ghazni Province||Ghazni District||154,618||2007||2,219|
|13||Sar-e Pol||Sar-e Pol Province||Sar-e Pol District||136,000||2006||88|