Introduction of District Layyah
Location and Size
It lies between 30-45 to 31-24 deg north latitudes and 70-44 to 71 -50 deg east longitudes. The district consists of a semi-rectangular block of sandy land between the Indus and Chenab rivers in Sindh Sagar Doaba. It is also a part of the recently established civil division of Dera Ghazi Khan. The total area covered by the district is 6,291 sq kms with a width from east to west of 88 kms and a length from north to south of 72 kms. Having a population of 1,121, 951, the population density is 178.2 people/sq km.