Tajikistan

Census Results


1939-xx-xx 1,485,000
1959-01-15 1,981,000
1970-01-15 2,898,000
1979-01-17 3,806,220
1989-01-12 5,092,603
2000-01-20 6,127,493
2010-09-21 7,564,502

General Information


Official name the Republic of Tajikistan
Official name [native] Љумњурии Тољикистон «Tajik»
Capital Dushanbe
Capital [native] Душанбе [Dushanbe] «Tajik»
Region South-central Asia
ISO code TJ
Statistical agency Statistical Agency

Name in Chinese 塔吉克斯坦共和国
Name in Arabic جمهورية طاجيكستان
Name in Spanish la República de Tayikistán
Name in Russian Республика Таджикистан
Name in French la République du Tadjikistan

Administrative units

provincenative namecapital [native name]area (sq.km.)population
2000-01-20
census
population
2010-09-21
census
population
2012-01-01
estimate
Dushanbe cityШањри ДушанбеDushanbe [Душанбе]100561,895724,844747,500
Khatlon oblastВилояти ХатлонQurghonteppa [Қурғонтеппа]24,6002,150,1362,677,2512,759,800
Gorno-Badakhshan autonomous oblastВилояти Мухтори Кўњистони БадахшонKhorog [Хоруғ]64,100206,004205,949208,300
Regions of Republican SubordinationШањру ноњияњои тобеи љумњурїDushanbe [Душанбе]28,6001,337,4791,722,9081,782,200
Sughd oblastВилояти СуѓдKhujand [Хуљанд]25,2001,871,9792,233,5502,302,700
total  142,6006,127,4937,564,5027,800,500
source: State Statistical Committee, Tajikistan.
note: 2012 estimates for Khatlon oblast add up to more than oblast total (as in source) ...

Expanded administrative units

province
district
native namecapital [native name]area (sq.km.)population
2000-01-20
census
population
2010-09-21
census
population
2012-01-01
estimate
Dushanbe cityШањри ДушанбеDushanbe [Душанбе]100561,895724,844747,500
Dushanbe, cityШањри Душанбе 100561,895724,844747,500
Khatlon oblastВилояти ХатлонQurghonteppa [Қурғонтеппа]24,6002,150,1362,677,2512,759,800
Qurghonteppa, cityШањри Ќўрѓонтеппа  60,50875,45075,400
Kulyab, cityШањри Кўлоб  77,69294,95096,800
Norak, cityШањри Норак  19,25624,83125,600
Sarband, cityШањри Сарбанд  10,87414,22214,400
Baljuvon districtНоњияи Балљувон 1,30020,58424,45026,200
Nosiri Khusrav districtНоњияи Н. Хусрав 80021,99630,32131,300
Bokhtar districtНоњияи Бохтар 600174,319217,663225,400
Vakhsh districtНоњияи Вахш 1,000125,583159,511165,400
Vose districtНоњияи Восеъ 800148,645177,569183,300
Khuroson districtНоњияи Хуросон 90071,69091,94895,200
Danghara districtНоњияи Данѓара 2,00096,384122,498126,500
Jilikul districtНоњияи Љиликўл 1,20073,17690,05792,400
Kabodion districtНоњияи Ќубодиён 1,800119,318148,262152,800
Rumi districtНоњияи Љ. Румї 900126,268157,745163,100
Kulyab districtНоњияи Кўлоб 30071,35986,36789,500
Kumsangir districtНоњияи Ќумсангир 1,00084,926110,429113,900
Hamadoni districtНоњияи М.С.А.Њамадонї 500105,829123,941126,900
Muminobod districtНоњияи Мўминобод 90063,58977,66479,400
Norak districtНоњияи Норак 40021,20524,21825,100
Farkhor districtНоњияи Фархор 1,200111,714137,392141,200
Pyanj districtНоњияи Панљ 90079,11493,74496,700
Sarband districtНоњияи Сарбанд 10018,39924,65340,100
Temurmalik districtНоњияи Темурмалик 1,00049,09658,69360,400
Khovaling districtНоњияи Ховалинг 1,70037,24748,82549,900
Jomi districtНоњияи А. Љомї 600106,358135,489140,500
Shaartuz districtНоњияи Шањртуз 1,50081,497101,897104,500
Shurobod districtНоњияи Шўрообод 2,30038,92545,66146,600
Yovon districtНоњияи Ёвон 900134,585178,801185,700
Gorno-Badakhshan autonomous oblastВилояти Мухтори Кўњистони БадахшонKhorog [Хоруғ]64,100206,004205,949208,300
Khorog, cityШањри Хоруѓ  27,42128,09828,200
Vanj districtНоњияи Ванљ 4,40028,32530,72731,100
Darvaz districtНоњияи Дарвоз 2,80023,96621,01521,400
Ishkashim districtНоњияи Ишкошим 3,70026,33029,64830,100
Murghab districtНоњияи Мурѓоб 38,40015,55913,78713,800
Roshtkala districtНоњияи Рошќалъа 4,30024,23424,39724,800
Rushan districtНоњияи Рўшон 5,90024,06823,83424,100
Shugnan districtНоњияи Шуѓнон 4,60036,10134,44334,800
Regions of Republican SubordinationШањру ноњияњои тобеи љумњурїDushanbe [Душанбе]28,6001,337,4791,722,9081,782,200
Vahdat, cityВањдат  44,67840,627 
Roghun, cityШањри Роѓун  7,93413,84013,500
Tursunzoda, cityШањри Турсунзода  37,79446,71248,600
Varzob districtНоњияи Варзоб 1,70050,43565,32367,600
Hissor districtНоњияи Њисор 1,000196,320243,998252,700
Jirgatol districtНоњияи Љиргатол 4,60049,76355,66657,100
Nurobod districtНоњияи Нуробод 90054,38365,96567,600
Rudaki districtНоњияи Рўдакї 1,800268,288394,210410,300
Rasht districtНоњияи Рашт 4,60080,697102,843106,400
Roghun districtНоњияи Роѓун 50020,15822,57223,700
Tavildara districtНоњияи Тавилдара 6,00012,69019,43920,000
Tojikobod districtНоњияи Тољикобод 70030,59137,38838,600
Tursunzade districtНоњияи Турсунзода 1,200152,401194,986201,700
Fayzobod districtНоњияи Файзобод 90068,42982,28285,700
Shahrinav districtНоњияи Шањринав 1,00079,68496,54499,500
Vahdat districtНоњияи Вањдат 3,700183,234240,513289,100
Sughd oblastВилояти СуѓдKhujand [Хуљанд]25,2001,871,9792,233,5502,302,700
Khujand, cityШањри Хуљанд  147,061162,825165,300
Isfara, cityШањри Исфара  36,85042,94144,100
Kanibadam, cityШањри Конибодом  44,69146,48147,300
Panjakent, cityШањри Панљакент  32,57238,48243,900
Taboshar, cityШањри Табошар  12,23714,19614,700
Istaravshan, cityШањри Истаравшан  50,36954,74656,600
Kairakkum, cityШањри Ќайроќќум  35,40540,36441,500
Chkalovsk, cityШањри Чкалов  24,70228,19029,400
Ayni districtНоњияи Айнї 5,20064,69072,05473,100
Asht districtНоњияи Ашт 2,800111,576135,185140,000
Ghonchi districtНоњияи Ѓончї 1,600112,037138,618143,300
Zafarobod districtНоњияи Зафаробод 40048,31860,18262,500
Bobojon Gafurov districtНоњияи Б.Ѓафуров 2,700257,370315,865325,100
Jabbor Rasulov districtНоњияи Љ. Расулов 30097,553113,229116,700
Isfara districtНоњияи Исфара 800160,262187,862192,800
Kanibadam districtНоњияи Конибодом 800114,465134,629138,000
Kuhistoni-Mastchoh districtНоњияи Кўњистони Мастчоњ 3,70016,49021,09521,600
Mastchoh districtНоњияи Мастчоњ 1,00084,689101,313104,600
Panjakent districtНоњияи Панљакент 3,700167,079207,162214,000
Spitamen districtНоњияи Спитамен 40097,226116,016119,400
Istaravshan districtНоњияи Истаравшан 700128,516167,484173,100
Shahristan districtНоњияи Шањристон 1,10027,82134,63135,800
total  142,6006,127,4937,564,5027,800,500
source: State Statistical Committee, Tajikistan.
note: 2012 estimates for Khatlon oblast add up to more than oblast total (as in source) ...

Main cities

namenative namepopulation
2000-01-20
census
population
2010-09-21
census
population
2012-01-01
estimate
latitude /
longitude
DushanbeДушанбе561,900724,800747,50038.60/68.79
KhujandХуҷанд147,100162,800165,30040.28/69.63
KulyabКӯлоб77,70095,00096,80037.91/69.77
QurghonteppaҚурғонтеппа60,50075,50075,40037.84/68.78
IstaravshanИстаравшан50,40054,70056,60039.90/69.00
source: State Statistical Committee, Tajikistan.