|• Type||Divisional Administration|
|• Divisional Commissioner||Dr Irshad Ahmed|
|• Regional Police Officer||N/A|
|• Total||26,360 km2 (10,180 sq mi)|
|Elevation||155 m (509 ft)|
|• Density||310/km2 (800/sq mi)|
|Combined population of all Districts of Sargodha|
|Time zone||UTC+5 (PST)|
|Dialling code||048 (Sargodha)|
Sargodha Division is an administrative division of Punjab province, Pakistan. Sargodha city is the capital of the division. According to the 2017 Census of Pakistan, the total population of the division was 8.18 million. Divisions are the third tier of government below the federal and provincial levels.
In 2000, local government reforms abolished administrative divisions and raised the districts to become the new third tier of government. But in 2008, the division system was restored again.
It consists of the following districts:
|District||Area (km²)||Population (2017)|
In 2023, Mianwali and Bhakkar District shifted to newly established Mianwali Division.
According to 2017 census, Sargodha division had a population of 8,381,499, which included 4,120,223 males and 4,046,036 females. Sargodha division constitutes 70 Hindus, 8,074,474 Muslims, 84,447 Christians, 7,698 Ahmadis followed by 117 scheduled castes and 231 others.