Jacobabad

Introduction

Jacobabad district takes its name from the headquarters town and owes its origin to General John Jacob, who was the first Political Superintendent and Commandant of the Sindh Horse in 1847.

 

It was formerly known as Upper Sindh Frontier district, being the northern most area of the Sindh province with the Frontier Crimes Regulations as the law of the land. The Frontier Crimes Regulations were repealed in the year 1952 where-after it was named as Jacobabad district. Nasirabad sub-division of Sibi agency was added to the Jacobabad district on 1st May, 1961, which as present no more in the district.

 

The district lies between 27˚ - 55' to 28˚ - 29' north latitudes and   68˚ - 00' to 69˚ - 44' cast longitudes. It is bounded by Dera Ghazi Khan district of the Punjab province in the north-cast and by Sibi/Nasirabad district of Balochistan province in the north. In the south lie the districts of Sukkur, Larkana and Shikarpur. Sukkur district also forms the castern border of Jacobabad along river Indus which flows with a varying course and does not maintain the dividing line between Jacobabad and Sukkur. The total area of the district is 5, 278 square kilometers.

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POPULATION SIZE AND GROWTH OF

DISTRICT Jacobabad

 

Area of District Jacobabad

2698 (Sq. K.M)

 Population

741910

 Male    

382272

 Female   

359547

 Urban Proportion

17.3

 Sex Ratio

89.1

 Annual Growth Rate

1.56

 C.P.R

14.7

 T.F.R

 4.2

Population (2007)

941436

Growth Rate

    2.01

C.P.R     

18.7

Infant Mortality Rate

81 (per thousand)

Area of District Jacobabad

2698 (Sq. K.M)

 Population

741910

 Male    

382272

 Female   

359547

 Urban Proportion

17.3

 Sex Ratio

89.1

 Annual Growth Rate

1.56

 C.P.R

14.7

 T.F.R

 4.2

Population (2007)

941436

Growth Rate

    2.01

C.P.R     

18.7

Infant Mortality Rate

81 (per thousand)

                        

COMPLETE ADDRESS OF FAMILY WELFARE CENTRES

DISTRICT Jacobabad

Sr.No.

Name of outlet / Centre

Complete Address with Location

01

FWC - Ahmed Mian

Near Soofi Peeral Madressa, Village Ahmed Mia Soomro, Jacobabad (15 m)

02

FWC - Phool Bagh

Oppsite New Water Tank, Phool Bagh, Shahbaz Colony, Jacobabad (0 km)

03

FWC - Gharibabad

Sher Shah Street, Quetta Road, Gharibabd Mohalla, Jacobabad (150 m)

04

FWC - Bhalidiniabad

Near Primary School, Bhalidinoabad, Jacobabad (100 m)

05

FWC - Garhi Khairo

MCH, Garhi Khairo (400 m)

06

FWC - Mirpur RHC MP Bathoro

RHC, Mirpur Burriro, Main Road (0 m)

07

FWC - Thul

Behind Madarsa Rahmania, op: Joungal Bus Stand Thul (100 m)

08

FWC - Garhi Hassan

RHC, Garhi Hassan (0 m)

09

FWC - Bahadurpur

Govt. High School Bahadurpur (40 m)

10

FWC - Joungal

Near Bus Stand Joungal (100 m)

11

FWC - Dakhan Mohalla

Behind Afzal Khan Khoso Bangalow, Dakhan Mohalla, Jacobabad (150 m)

12

FWC - Jat Mohalla

Opp: Gym Khana, Shikarpur Road, Jacobabad ( 0 m)

13

FWC - Raheemabad

Raheemabad Mohalla, Thul (300 m)

14

FWC - Mochi Basti

Old Mochi Basti, Lashari Mohalla Ner Water Supply Jacobabad (200 m)

15

FWC - Khuda Bux Noonari

Village Khuda Bux Noonari (1 km)

16

FWC - Mubarakpur

Bhutta Mohalla, Old Cable Office, Mubarakpur (200 m)

17

FWC - Hussainabad

Taluka Thul District Jacobabd

18

FWC - Haji Lakhmir Brohi

Village Haji Lakhmir Kharani, Taluka Jacobabad (100 m)

 

 

 

COMPLETE ADDRESS OF RHS “A” CENTRES

 

DISTRICT Jacobabad

 

Sr.No.

 

Name of outlet / Centre Complete Address with Location/ distance from Main raod
01 RHS 'A' Centre, Jacobabad Civil Hospital, Jacobabad
02 RHS 'A' Centre, Thull Taluka Hospital, Ghari Khairo

 

 

 

COMPLETE ADDRESS OF MSU DISTRICT Jacobabad

 

 

Sr.No.

 

Name of outlet / Centre Complete Address with Location/ distance from Main raod
1 MSU Ghari Khairo  
2 MSU Jacobabad  
3 MSU Thull