Regions of Tajikistan


1 The direct translation from Tajik is Kuhistoni Badakhshon Autonoumous Region, but the name translated from Russian are more commonly used in English.

Tajikistan is divided into

No.NameTajikISOCapitalArea {km2)Pop (2000)Pop (2010)[1]Pop (2019)[2]
1Sughd RegionВилояти Суғд
Viloyati Sughd
TJ-SUKhujand 25,4001,871,9792,233,5502,658,400
2Districts of Republican SubordinationНоҳияҳои тобеи ҷумҳурӣ
Nohiyahoi tobei jumhurī
-Dushanbe 28,6001,337,4791,722,9082,120,000
3Khatlon RegionВилояти Хатлон
Viloyati Khatlon
TJ-KTQurghonteppa 24,8002,150,1362,677,2513,274,900
4Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region1Вилояти Мухтори Кӯҳистони Бадахшон
Viloyati Mukhtori Kūhistoni Badakhshon
TJ-GBKhorugh 64,200206,004205,949226,900
DushanbeДушанбе
Dushanbe
Dushanbe 124.6561,895724,844846,400

Each region is divided into districts (nohiya or rayon), which are further subdivided into jamoats (full name jamoati dehot), and then villages/settlements (deha). Tajikistan has a total of 58 (not including 4 districts of the capital city Dushanbe) districts.

See also


References and footnotes


  1. "Changes in the number and distribution of the population of the Republic of Tajikistan between the censuses of 2000 and 2010" (PDF) (in Russian). Tajstat. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2014-01-04. Retrieved 12 September 2014.
  2. "Tajikistan: Provinces and Major Cities". City Population. Retrieved 1 February 2020.