Tsamkani District

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Districts of Paktia Province

Tsamkani (Pashto: څمکني ولسوالۍ‎, Persian: ولسوالی چمکنی‎‎), also Chamkani or Samkani, is a district in Paktia Province, Afghanistan.[1]

Demographics & population[edit]

Like in the rest of Afghanistan, no exact population numbers are available. The Afghan Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation & Development (MRRD) along with UNHCR and Central Statistics Office (CSO) of Afghanistan estimated the population of the district to be around 58,560 (CSO 2004).[1] According to the same sources, Pashtuns make up 100% of the total population.


  1. ^ a b Samkani District Development Plan - MRRD