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New Study Estimates Population To Be 34.4 Million …

Details: A survey conducted last year by a Swedish organization estimates the population of Afghanistan to be over 34.4 million.

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NSIA Estimates Afghanistan Population at 32.9M …

Details: According to the data, most Afghans live in rural areas and those under 15 years old number 15.3 million--nearly half the total population. The Afghanistan …

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Afghanistan’s Population To Increase To 32.2M This Year

Details: Separate reports released by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the Central Statistics Organization (CSO) show that Afghanistan’s population will increase to 32.2 million by the end of this year while the findings …

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Population Registration Department To Be Assessed …

Details: Afghanistan. Population Registration Department To Be Assessed. The Presidential Palace on Monday announced that it has assigned a technical committee to assess the job functions of the population registration department in order to pave the way for the roll out of the much-anticipated electronic identity cards.

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Population Growth In Afghanistan Concerns Officials …

Details: Population Growth In Afghanistan Concerns Officials. On the World Population Day, the Central Statistics Organization (SCO) on Monday said the country's population was increasing at a high rate and will reach more than 43 million in the next 20 years. One of the main reasons behind the surge in population growth in Afghanistan was that families

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NSIA Estimates Afghanistan’s Population at 33.6 Million

Details: According to the statistics, 51% (17.1 million) of the population is male and 49% (16.5 million) is female. The National Statistics and Information Authority (NSIA) estimates Afghanistan’s population to be 33.6 million in the current solar year of 1400 (March 2021- March 2022), an increase from last year’s estimate of 32.9 million.

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Afghan Population Growing Rapidly, 57% Increase in Two

Details: Afghan Population Growing Rapidly, 57% Increase in Two Decades. Afghanistan’s population has grown by 57 percent in the last two decades, according to statistics by the National Statistic and Information Authority, and there was a 13.8 million increase in the last 20 years. According to NSIA, in 1399 (2020), Afghanistan’s population was

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Half Of Working Population 'Not Interested' In Job Market

Details: The Ministry of Economy says that from the 15 million Afghan citizens who have the ability to work, 6.8 million are engaged in the job market while others are not interested in seeking jobs

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Afghanistan Marks World Population Day 2018 TOLOnews

Details: UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, commemorated the World Population Day in collaboration with the Afghan Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Public Health, Ministry of Hajj and Religious Affairs, Afghanistan National Statistics and Information Authority and the Afghanistan Midwifery Association (AMA) in Kabul on Tuesday.

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Details: Islamic Emirate: 'UAE Restricting Political Activity of Ghani' As the forces of the Islamic Emirate approached the gates of Kabul, Ghani and his close …

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'16M Might Become Infected': Afghan Health Ministry TOLOnews

Details: Health. '16M Might Become Infected': Afghan Health Ministry. The Minister of Public Health Ferozuddin Feroz in a press conference on Tuesday cited estimates saying that half of the country's population may become infected with COVID-19. Feroz said that if the necessary measures are taken, the risk of getting the virus will be reduced, otherwise

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Afghanistan’s Population Annually Grew At 2.14%: Survey

Details: Afghanistan’s population grew at an average annual rate of 2.14 percent in recent years and the current population is estimated to 32 million, according to a report by the National Statistics and Information Authority (NSIA).

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54 Percent of Afghans Live Below Poverty Line: Survey

Details: Access to internet services is 4 percent of the population, and access of 98 percent to electricity is part of the survey index. But, officials from the World Bank (WB) and European Union (EU) have said that the rapid growth of the population and the violence in …

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Ministry Confirms 90% of Afghans Live Below Poverty Line

Details: The Afghanistan Statistics and Information Authority (NSIA) has estimated the country’s population to be 32.9 million in 2019-20, a slight increase from 2018's estimated 31.6 million. According to the statistics, 51 percent (16.8 million) of the population is …

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14% of Afghans Live With Disabilities: AIHRC TOLOnews

Details: The survey indicates that there are 4.4 million (4,475,800) people with disabilities, and the main cause is war. A survey by the Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) reveals that people with disabilities make up at least 14% of the country’s population and the number has increased by 11% in the last 14 years. The survey

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Nearly 99% Of Hindus, Sikhs Left Afghanistan in Last Three

Details: An investigation by TOLOnews reveals that the Sikh and Hindu population number was 220,000 in the 1980's. That number dropped sharply to 15,000 when the mujahideen was in power during the 1990's and remained at that level during the Taliban regime. It is now estimated that only 1,350 Hindus and Sikhs remain in the country.

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Taliban Controls 52% of Territory in Afghanistan: Survey

Details: Taliban Controls 52% of Territory in Afghanistan: Survey. A survey by an Afghan news agency shows that the Taliban controls at least 52 percent of the country’s territory while 59 percent of the population lives in areas under the government’s control. The survey conducted by Pajhwok Afghan News shows that the Afghan government controls 46

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India's Most Populous State Seeks To Promote Two-child

Details: India's most populous state, Uttar Pradesh, has proposed legislation that aims to discourage couples from having more than two children, becoming the second state ruled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party to make such a proposal. If Uttar Pradesh were a country, its 240 million people would make it the world's fifth most populous, and

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Gates Foundation to Fund Satellite Project For Census

Details: CSO estimates that currently the population growth rate in Afghanistan is around two percent which also indicates that the overall population of Afghanistan has reached around 30 million this year. CSO officials say that a census is needed for economic development in Afghanistan, adding that the ongoing turbulence in the security sector and

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Nationality And Ethnicity Information To Be Included In e

Details: Nationality And Ethnicity Information To Be Included In e-NIC. Officials from the Population Registration Office and electronic National Identity Cards (e-NIC) said on Tuesday that the new e-NIC will contain nationality and ethnicity information and that they will start the roll out process within this coming month.

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Illiteracy Rate in Afghanistan is Terrible: Danish TOLOnews

Details: Mohammad Sarwar Danish, Second Vice President said on Thursday that the high illiteracy rate in the country was “terrible” and that many of the country’s problems are rooted in this. Speaking at a ceremony to mark the start of the new school year, Danish said: “64 percent of people (in Afghanistan) over the age of 15 are illiterate”.

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SIGAR: 17% Poverty Rise in Afghanistan Amid COVID-19

Details: By the end of 2020, Afghanistan’s unemployment rate was projected to rise to 37.9%, up from 23.9% in 2019, the report says. The World Bank estimates that the overall poverty level increased from 55% to 72% of the population in 2020 due to the economic contraction, with the IMF projecting that Afghanistan’s GDP will drop by 5%, the report says.

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UN Chief Seeks Int'l Community's Support to Save Afghan

Details: UN Chief Seeks Int'l Community's Support to Save Afghan Economy. The international community must find ways to inject cash directly into Afghanistan’s economy to avert its total collapse as a growing humanitarian crisis impacts half the population, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Monday. Guterres, speaking to reporters at UN

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UN: 4 Out of 10 Afghans Suffer From Hunger TOLOnews

Details: The UN deputy humanitarian chief said that the number of people in need has doubled from 9.4 million at the start of 2020 to 18.4 million in 2021 – of a population of 40.4 million. Four in 10 people are now going hungry, which means that almost 17 million people are in crisis or emergency levels of food insecurity through March 2021.

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Ghani's Afghan Poverty Estimate 'Catastrophic': Analysts

Details: Ghani's Afghan Poverty Estimate 'Catastrophic': Analysts. Five years after his leadership in the National Unity Government, President Ashraf Ghani this week admitted that 90 percent of the country’s population is living below the poverty line, having less than $2 daily income. Analysts say this indicates a catastrophic situation in the country.

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Kabul Residents Despair Over Fuel Prices As Winter

Details: A number of Kabul residents say the price of fuel, especially wood, has risen dramatically compared to last year in the markets as the cold weather approaches. According to the residents, they are worried about finding fuel this winter and are struggling to …

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UNSC P5 Seek Stable Afghanistan With Inclusive Govt TOLOnews

Details: The five powers seek “an Afghanistan where the rights of women and girls are respected, an Afghanistan that is not a sanctuary for terrorism, an Afghanistan with an inclusive government representing all sections of the population," he said. Guterres’ remarks come as the United Nations 76th General Assembly summit is ongoing in New York.

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UN: 2 Million Afghan Children At Risk of Malnutrition

Details: The United Nations Children Fund’s says that nearly two million Afghan children are at risk of malnutrition as the population struggles with severe poverty amid an unprecedented spike in the price of food materials. According to UNICEF, over 1.5 million children have already been affected by malnutrition in Afghanistan.

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Watchdog Horrified At Conditions In Prisons TOLOnews

Details: Watchdog Horrified At Conditions In Prisons. Integrity Watch Afghanistan (IWA) said in a report conditions in Afghanistan’s major prisons are extremely bad, and that prisoners are kept in inhumane conditions due to poor management, corruption and embezzlement. IWA has assessed conditions at Pul-e-Charkhi, Baghlan and Wardak prisons and drawn

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Taliban Takeover Would Make Afghanistan 'Pariah State

Details: Blinken said the only path to peace in Afghanistan was through negotiations. The US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday told reporters in India that Afghanistan would become a “pariah state” if the government commits atrocities against its own population. "An Afghanistan that does not respect the rights of its people, an

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Over 18M Afghans Suffer From Multidimensional Poverty

Details: According to the study, the level of multidimensional poverty among the urban population was recorded around 18.1 percent, 61.1 among villagers and 89 percent among the Kochi (Nomads). The study shows that 58 percent of all multidimensional poor …

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60% Of Afghans Now Have Access To Health Services TOLOnews

Details: Afghanistan Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) said on Tuesday that 60 percent of the people now have access to health services across the country. The ministry said that access to health care has improved and that once health care centers have been built in remote areas, at least 90 percent of the people will have easy access to medical facilities.

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Mentioning Of Ethnicity In Electronic IDs Rejected By

Details: The Parliament on Wednesday drafted an article for the Law on Registration of Census Population which received lot of criticism from the MPs. A number of MPs called the mentioning of ethnicity in each electronic ID as the right of every Afghan citizen and emphasized that it is a necessity.

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Half Of Barmal District Residents ‘Hold Pakistani ID Cards

Details: The population of Barmal is Pashtun, predominantly from the Kharoti and Wazir tribes. Barmal lies in an area of particularly rugged terrain. According to the district governor, the identity cards mention Barmal as main residence of the cards holders.

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Literacy Programs Fail As At Least 60% Of Afghans

Details: The most optimistic statistics are still between 60 to 65 percent of the country’s population,” Danish said, addressing a ceremony in Kabul. At the same event, the acting education minister Asadullah Hanif Balkhi said Afghanistan has 10 million illiterate people – …

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UNDP Forecast: 97% of Afghans in Poverty by Mid-2022

Details: United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has warned of a deepening humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan, saying that half of the population needs humanitarian assistance to survive. Guterres also has called on the international community to promptly take action to prevent a total collapse of the Afghan economy.

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Disabled People Challenged by Discrimination TOLOnews

Details: Based on the statistics of the human rights commission, persons with disabilities make up 2.7% of the population, but they faced challenges and problems for having access to their most fundamental rights, such as the right to education, the right to health and rehabilitation, the right to work, the right to housing, and so on.

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Nearly nine In 10 Afghans Are Suffering: Gallup TOLOnews

Details: Afghans’ 2018 life ratings were remarkable not just for the low averages, but because this was the first time in more than a decade of data collection around the world that people’s predicted rating for their future lives was lower than their current-life rating (based on the population average).

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Bird Numbers Plunge In US And Canada With People To Blame

Details: From grasslands to seashores to forests and backyards, birds are disappearing at an alarming rate in the United States and Canada, with a 29% population drop …

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CIA Plans To Keep Proxy Units In Afghanistan: Report

Details: These risk “alienating the Afghan population”, said a New York Times report last year. Glinski says it is possible the KPF’s aggressive tactics may be “radicalizing portions of the very population it intends to pacify or frighten into submission”.

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Hindus, Sikhs Suffer as Marginalized Minorities TOLOnews

Details: In a country where the overwhelming population is Muslim and the state religion is Islam, members of non-Muslim minority communities in Afghanistan face issues of harassment, poverty, unemployment, education deficits and forced conversion. After years in exile during the Taliban regime, many Hindus and Sikhs returned to Afghanistan with high

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Ghani Declares Afghanistan’s Poverty Rate ‘Shameful

Details: Afghanistan. President Ashraf Ghani on Monday described Afghanistan’s current poverty rate as shameful, saying when poverty rises above 50 percent, then it threatens the social stability of a country. “When poverty rises above 50 percent, how can society attain stability, poverty is the enemy of stability,” said Ghani.

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More Than 300,000 Afghan Migrants Return Home: Balkhi

Details: Afghanistan is the source of the second-largest refugee population globally with 2.6 million people having fled by the end of 2017, the UNHCR report stated. New displacement is also growing, with 16.2 million people displaced during 2017 itself, either for the first time or repeatedly. That is an average of one person displaced every two

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Afghan Women Protest for Their Rights, Criticize Intl

Details: “Today half of Afghanistan's population has been removed. We are deprived of our rights,” said Marjan Amiri, another protester. Meanwhile, a number of women's rights activists said that based on Sharia Law, women have the right for education and work and urged the international community to not stay silent in this regard.

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Afghan-Japan Hospital Needs Supplies, Payroll Funds TOLOnews

Details: The Ministry of Public Health said that over 1.9 million people were vaccinated in Afghanistan, but this is a low number compared to the population of the country. Previously, the world health organization (WHO) said that the health sector of Afghanistan was facing a shortage of medicine and medical equipment, causing a crisis in the health

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Over 4,000 Wounded Afghans Treated by ICRC in 10 Days

Details: Over 4,000 Wounded Afghans Treated by ICRC in 10 Days. Since the beginning of August, 4,042 weapon-wounded patients have been treated at 15 health facilities supported by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), an indication of the intensity of the recent violence, the organization said in a statement on Wednesday.

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Four ID Centers Closed In Kabul After Attack TOLOnews

Details: Afghanistan’s Central Civil Registration Authority (ACCRA) on Monday said they have closed four population registration offices in Kabul following Sunday’s suicide bombing at their office in Dasht-e-Barchi. According to ACCRA officials, they will reopen the centers on Tuesday.

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