[180], The Government College University in Faisalabad encourages students from the University of Agriculture to hold workshops and explore themes of peace and tolerance which can be used in an engaging and entertaining way to communicate complex issues to different audiences. [140] In 1998, Faisalabad progressed to a higher literacy rate with the most improvement realised at the primary school level. It was the first of its kind in the city. Impacts of Urbanization on Voting Behavior. [87] At the end of June 2012, textile mills employed 20% of the nation's workforce, and generated 1.3 trillion rupees ($13.8 billion) in textile products, most of which were exported to the US and Europe. Our actions will be driven by the concerns of local people. It was initially designed to accommodate 20,000 people. [127] Faisalabadi men wear white shalwar kameez as do women but also with a dupatta (scarf). The area which has come under the region of Faisalabad Development Authority (FDA) is (2,261 sq ml). [158] The city government reports its findings to the Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training and the Minister for Education. Faisalabad is situated at the centre of the lower Rechna Doab, the area is located between the Chenab and Ravi rivers. Faisalabad contributes over 20 percent to the Punjab's GDP and has an average annual GDP (nominal) of $20.5 billion. [114], The Punjabi people celebrate a variety of cultural and religious festivals throughout the Punjab region, such as arts and craft, music, local events, and religious celebrations. [93] In an effort to deal with the energy crisis, the FCCI has been working with private companies to develop renewable energy resources such as solar energy and the construction of dams within the district. Faisalabad 3rd largest city of Pakistan facing lot of issues due to urban expansion, analyzing the reasons and penalties of land use [39], There are 118 union councils in Faisalabad. The council identifies any deficiencies in the delivery of these services and makes recommendations for improvement to the TMA. [89][90], The Faisalabad clock tower and its eight bazaars (markets) remain a major trading zone in the city. It is the third largest hockey stadium in the country. [25] His proposal was supported by Sir James Broadwood Lyall and the city of Lyall was developed. In the following ancient culture, marriages are customarily arranged by the parents or matchmakers. On 16 April 2003, the stadium was inaugurated by Khalid Maqbool, governor of Punjab. [72], Faisalabad was established as one of the first planned towns of British India, covering an area of 3 square kilometres (1.2 sq mi). [8] It has been referred to as the "Manchester of Pakistan". [138], There are American-style fast food franchises that cater to the local community, such as McDonald's, Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC), and Pizza Hut. The front entrance to the 19th century colonial railway station. [57] These were later identified as old and young floodplains of the Ravi River on the Kamalia and Chenab Plains. FlyDubai became the first international carrier to launch operations from the city followed by Qatar Airways, Air Arabia and Gulf Air. Bazaars are colourfully decorated for the celebration, government and private buildings are brightly lit, and there are similar flag–raising ceremonies that are typically held in the district and its tehsils. Chart and table of population level and growth rate for the Faisalabad, Pakistan metro area from 1950 to 2021. The district government has worked with the National Highway Authority to connect Multan and Faisalabad. [33], In 1977, Pakistani authorities changed the name of the city to "Faisalabad" to honour the close relationship of Faisal of Saudi Arabia with Pakistan. The auditorium was named after the late Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, a Pakistani musician and singer. [156] In 2014, the University of Agriculture ranked 1st in agriculture and 4th overall for universities in Pakistan according to the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC), and was ranked 142nd in the 2013 Top 200 World Universities for agriculture and forestry by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). [123] There are a number of darbar and shrines which attract a number of devotees during the annual Urs. [130] Tandoori barbecue specialties consist of a variety of naan bread served with tandoori chicken, chicken tikka or lamb shishkebab served with a mint chutney. Twenty-seven bogies comprise the goods train, and are handled respectively by private contractors at the station. Law enforcement in Faisalabad is carried out by the city police, under the command of the city police officer (CPO), an appointment by the provincial government. [122] The celebration of the Prophet Muhammad birthday is observed in the city which is often referred to as "Eid Milād-un-Nabī". In order to provide honor to the King Faisal of Saudi Arabia, the city was renamed as Faisalabad. 2.6 Population of Major Cities (000) City 19411951 1961197219811998 Karachi 387 1,0681,9133,5155,2089,339 Lahore 672 8491,2962,1702,9535,443 Faisalabad 70 179 4258231,1042,009 Jhang Bazaar supplies fish, meat, vegetables and fruits. Demographics The city of Faisalabad carried out a census in March 1981 which showed the population of Faisalabad city as 1,092,000, which indicates that growth rate of … [6][7]:8 Faisalabad has grown to become a major industrial and distribution centre because of its central location in the region and connecting roads, rails, and air transportation. In the rainy season, the currents are very strong. [181], The first university in Lyallpur was built by the, One of the earlier industrial exhibition at the. Southeast / easterly winds are common here during the monsoon season. Regional and international cricket matches are held in Iqbal Stadium,[148] named after Pakistani poet Sir Allama Muhammad Iqbal. The more conservative women wear burqas that may or may not cover the face. It is a producer of industrial goods and textile manufacturing including cotton and silk textiles, super phosphates, hosiery, dyes, industrial chemicals, clothing, pulp and paper, printing, agricultural equipment, ghee (clarified butter), and beverages. [64] Monsoon season which starts in July and ends in September brings heavy rain to the city causing flash flooding. [76] Labourers and farmhands comprise the countless Christian villages throughout Punjab; many are descendants of people who converted from Hinduism to Christianity under the British Raj, and considered low caste by virtue of their birth. [105] The station has a special cargo facility operated by the Ministry of Railways (Pakistan) for handling various goods from the city to other regions of the country. [64][67][68][69] Monsoon ends in September and then the dry period begins. [4][7]:41 The surrounding countryside, irrigated by the lower Chenab River, produces agricultural commodities such as cotton, rice, sugarcane, wheat, fruit and vegetables. Population of Faisalabad: 2 507 302 people: Latitude of Faisalabad: 31,4167 (3125'0.120"N) Longitude of Faisalabad: 73,0833 (734'59.880"E) Altitude of Faisalabad: The census done in 1871 showed a population of 116,900. [21], By the mid-18th century, the economic and administrative collapse of provinces within the Mughal Empire, from Punjab to Bengal, led to its dissolution. [48] Various police formations include district police, elite police, traffic police, Punjab highway patrolling, investigation branch, and special branch. [16] On 1st September 1977,[17] the Government of Pakistan changed the name of the city from Lyallpur to Faisalabad ('City of Faisal') in honour of King Faisal of Saudi Arabia, who made several financial contributions to Pakistan. [113] In 1982, the Government of Punjab established the Faisalabad Arts Council, a division of the Punjab Arts Council which is overseen administratively by the Information, Culture and Youth Affairs Department. It is further noted that there has been a "conscious and persistent effort" to educate rural and urban societies about gender bias and equality. [78] People live in tight-knit joint families, although a nuclear family system is emerging due to changing socio-economic conditions. There is even a square dedicated to them in the old city. [37] Each of the seven departments has its own Executive District Officer who is charged with co-ordinating and overseeing the activities of their respective departments. As of 2013[update], GDP (PPP) of Faisalabad was estimated as $43 billion[4] and projected to rise to $87 billion in 2025 at a growth rate of 5.7%. In 1961, the population rose to 425,248, an increase of 137.4%. [32] Lyallpur, which was located in the region of the Punjab Province that became West Pakistan, was populated by a number of Hindus and Sikhs who migrated to India, while Muslim refugees from India settled in the district. "[37], In 2005, Faisalabad was reorganised as a city district composed of eight Tehsil municipal administrations (TMAs) or towns as follows: Lyallpur, Madina, Jinnah, Iqbal, Chak Jhumra, Jaranwala, Samundari, and Tandlianwala. The library is housed in the 1911-built colonial building originally named "Coronation Library" during the rule of the British Empire. Healthcare services are provided to the citizens by both public and private sector hospitals. 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"[80], Prevalent minorities, particularly Hindu and Christian, feel a sense of vulnerability because of their religious beliefs. [116][117], The arrival of spring brings the annual "Rang-e-Bahar" festival where the Parks & Horticulture Authority of the city district government organise a flower show and exhibition at Jinnah Gardens. The city proper comprises approximately 1,230 square kilometres (470 sq mi) while the district encompasses more than 16,000 square kilometres (6,200 sq mi). This page was last edited on 12 January 2021, at 13:29. [127] Combinations of Pakistani and Western attire are worn by women, such as an embroidered kurta worn with jeans or trousers, and half sleeve or sleeveless shirts with Capri pants. [121], Being a Muslim majority the city religious observances include Ramadan and Muharram. Men have adopted some of the modern Western styles for both casual and formal business dress such as dress pants, trousers, T-shirts and jeans. [125][126], Traditional attire in Faisalabad is Punjabi clothing such as the dhoti, kurta and pagri. Please check your download folder. The railway line forms part of the Khanewal–Wazirabad railway line. Faisalabad is the third most populous city of Pakistan. [172] "Radio Pakistan" broadcasts three government regulated FM stations: "Radio Pakistan FM101, Radio Pakistan FM93 and Radio Pakistan Sautul Qur'an Channel FM93.4. The course of the rivers within Faisalabad are winding and often subject to frequent alternations. [56] It is the third largest city of Pakistan after Karachi and Lahore. [146] The Pahari Grounds near D Ground is another renovated park that has a Pakistan Air Force F-86 Sabre on display. There were also respective divisions of the British Indian Army, the Indian Civil Service, various administrative services, the central treasury, and the railways. The Chenab River flows about 30 kilometres (19 mi), and the Ravi River meanders 40 kilometres (25 mi) to the southeast. Spread across six densely-populated urban, suburban and rural tehsils, Faisalabad has been the site of many development projects in recent years. The city's population increased from 69,930 in 1941 to 179,000 in 1951 (152.2% increase). [174] The organisation monitors and prevents illegal exchanges in the city. [115] The city of Faisalabad customarily celebrates its independence day on 14 August every year by raising the Pakistan flag at the clock tower in the Commissioner Office compound. Total approximately population of Faisalabad City in 2012 was 3547446. FM101 became operational in 2002, FM93 went live in 2010 and FM93.4 Sautul Qur'an Channel went live in 2016; PBC all three stations are standard power KW 2.5. [136], Specialty drinks vary depending on climate. [77] Ancient Pakistani culture prevails in most marriage practices in the region, as do certain restrictions related to ethnicity and caste. Katchery Bazaar, named for the court (Katchery) is known for its mobile phone and accessory market. Faisalabad District (Lyallpur District until 1979) (Punjabi and Urdu: ضلع فیصل آباد‎) is one of the districts of Punjab province, Pakistan. [103] Now the Metro Brothers (MB), the project of buses are also launched in the city by the Punjab government. [15], In August 1947, following three decades of nationalist struggles, India and Pakistan achieved independence. This leads to high floods in certain areas which do last for a number of days. It also has poultry feed wholesale shops. The river bed does include the river channels which have shifted the sand bars and low sandy levees leading to river erosion. [135] During winter, a common breakfast is roghni naan bread served with paya curry. [30] The University of Agriculture, originally the Punjab Agricultural College and Research Institute, Lyallpur, was established in 1906. Faisalabad (Urdu: فیصل آباد) is a city in the province of Punjab, Pakistan.It was formerly known as Lyallpur.Faisalabad is the third largest city in Pakistan after Karachi and Lahore.Before the foundation of the city in 1880, the area was very thinly populated. [59] Record-breaking rainfall of 264.2 millimetres (10.40 in) was recorded on 5 September 1961 by the Pakistan Meteorological Department. ⚠️ Are there any coronavirus reports in Faisalabad, as of Wednesday, 13th of January 2021? [56] The interfluves are believed to have been formed during the Late Pleistocene and feature river terraces. [102] There is another public-private run bus operator, Brothers Metro, which is a consortium between the government of Punjab and a private firm who operates a fleet of air-conditioned CNG buses. 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topography is marked by valleys, local depression and high ground. [109], Faisalabad, the third most populated metropolis in Pakistan after Karachi and Lahore[112] is an epicentre for trade that has gained popularity for its colonial heritage sites. Municipal Library is located in Iqbal Park on Narwala Road, opposite the historical grounds of Dhobi Ghat. The British agreed to partition colonial India into two sovereign states – Pakistan with a Muslim majority, and India with a Hindu majority; however, more Muslims remained in India than what governing authorities believed would assimilate into Pakistan. [141] In 2008, Faisalabad District ranked 51.9% which placed the district 9th in literacy out of the 34 Punjab districts. Aminpur Bazaar supplies stationery and interior décor. [171], The government of Pakistan installed the first radio transmitters in the city on 15 September 1982. [77] Population sizes vary by district but some distinguishing factors include a young age structure, high age dependency ratio, a higher percentage of males, a higher proportion of married population, and heterogeneity in castes and languages. Public transportation in Faisalabad includes auto-rickshaws, buses and railways. In 1901 population of Faisalabad City was 9171. [169] Pakistan Television Corporation, is the state-owned regulated television broadcasting network. [149] The stadium is home to Faisalabad's local team, the Faisalabad Wolves. [50] Estimates in indicate that the WASA provides about 72% of the city's sewerage services and about 60% of their water services. It is believed these early settlements belonged to the ancient districts of Jhang and Sandalbar, which included the area between Shahdara to Shorekot and Sangla Hill to Toba Tek Singh. All-populations.com used data from the number of the population from official sources. [152], The Faisalabad Hockey Stadium, located on Susan Road, was constructed in 2002, and can accommodate 25,000 spectators. [31] The 1930s brought industrial growth and market expansion to the textile industry as well as to food processing, grain crushing and chemicals. [145], Other parks include Canal Park, a family park located on the west bank of the Rakh Branch Canal. There are no deaths confirmed yet for this location, and there are no other coronavirus suspect cases as of today. [77]:387, Islam is the most common religion, with a 97.22% Muslim majority according to the 1998 Pakistan census report and 2001 population data sheet. [119] The festival of Basant which involves kite flying is an annual tradition in the city despite the ban. If you use our chart images on your site or blog, we ask that you provide attribution via a link back to this page. [106], Faisalabad International Airport is approximately 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) from the city centre and is a major airport for domestic and international travel. The FDA works with the Water and Sanitation Agency (WASA) to control and maintain the water supply, sewerage and drainage. Montgomery Bazaar (also known as Sutar Mandi) is known for yarn and raw cloth trading. Emporis delivers information about construction projects, architecture and urban planning in Faisalabad. [85] The city has a major dry port[86][7]:25 and an international airport. [12], Young designed the city centre to replicate the design in the Union Jack with eight roads extending from a large clock tower at its epicentre;[26] a design geometrically symbolic of the Cross of Saint Andrew counterchanged with the Cross of Saint Patrick, and Saint George's Cross over all. decrease in agriculture land class has been observed from 36% of 2003 to 10% in 2017. [178] The cinema industry has since seen the introduction of new cinemas such as Cinepax by Hotel One,[179] and Cine Nagina. United Nations - World Population Prospects, Faisalabad, Pakistan Metro Area Population 1950-2021, The current metro area population of Faisalabad in 2021 is, The metro area population of Faisalabad in 2020 was, The metro area population of Faisalabad in 2019 was, The metro area population of Faisalabad in 2018 was. The population has risen from 9,171 in 1901 to 979,000 in 1951 and to 1,977,246 in 1998. Jobs in Faisalabad 2020-2021 are given below for Faisalabad city which is located in the province Punjab, Pakistan.Faisalabad is the third largest city in Pakistan and is densely populated city and most of the industries are developed in this city and is considered as a center of industries in Pakistan. This is usually accompanied by a variety of South Asian sweets such as jaggery, gajar ka halwa, gulab jamun, and jalebi. The Faisalabad railway station is the central railway station in the city. [84], The Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry monitors industrial activity in the city and reports their findings to the Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry and provincial government. [47] The office of the CPO is located in the District Courts, Faisalabad. Population Census 1998-03-01 Population Census 2017-03-15; Faisalabad: District: 5,429,547: 7,874,790: Chak Jhumra: Tehsil: 253,806: 332,461 → Faisalabad City: Tehsil: 2,140,346: 3,238,841 → Faisalabad Saddar: Tehsil: 924,110: 1,465,411 → Jaranwala: Tehsil: 1,061,846: 1,492,276 → Samundri: Tehsil: 508,637: 643,068 → Tandlianwala: Tehsil: 540,802: 702,733 → Pakistan: Republic: 132,352,279: … 2023 3,711,000. [157], The education system is monitored by the District Education Officer (EDO) of the City District Government of Faisalabad. [7]:26, Faisalabad is recognised as the centre of the textile industry in Pakistan, contributing to half of Pakistans total textile shipments. Divisional capitals are in bold. [143] Two literary groups were established, the Faisalabad Union of Column Writers and Faisalabad Union of Journalists, to bring together printed media personalities for the purpose of providing training to budding writers from the city. Commissioner Naseem Nawaz advised that efforts were under way to maintain the stadium. [52] The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has provided financial and hardware equipment to help improve the water and sanitation conditions in the city. [37] The district coordination officer of Faisalabad (DCO) is head of the city district government and responsible for co-ordinating and supervising the administrative units. Way to maintain the stadium is home to Faisalabad via Multan Easter Christmas. 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