Badakhshan Province


Badakhshan Province

Infobox Political Division
name =Badakhshān
alt_name1 = " بدخشان "
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subdivision_type =Province
subdivision_type_link =Provinces of Afghanistan
subdivision_of =Afghanistan
subdivision_of_link =Afghanistan
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latitude_deg =38
latitude_min =0
latitude_ord =N
longitude_deg =71
longitude_min =0
longitude_ord =E
map_area =45000
administration_type =Provincial government
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capital_name =Fayzabad
capital_type =Provincial seat
capital_link =Fayzabad, Badakhshan
leader_title =Governor
leader_title_link =
leader_name =Munshi Abdul Majid
leader_link =Munshi Abdul Majid
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population =823,000
population_year =2006 (estimate)
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population_rank =13th
population_rank_of =32
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population2 =497,000
population2_year =1979
population2_method =census
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population_density =19.8
population_density_year =2008
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ethnic_groups =Tajik
Uzbek
Kyrgyz
languages =Persian
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area =44,059
area_rank =5th
area_rank_of =31
water_area =0
time_zone =UTC+4:30
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subdiv1_type =Districts
subdiv1_type_link =Districts of Afghanistan
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economy_title =Infrastructure
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airports =6
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identifiers_title =Identifiers
iso_3166_2 =AF-BDS
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