District Lodhran was created on July 1, 1991. Its area is 2778 Sq. Km. Estimated current population is 1.571 million with Annual growth rate of 2.7 %. Urban rural population ratio is 14 : 86. Literacy rate in the district is 45 percent.
It consists of 3 Tehsils: Lodhran, Dunyapur & Kehror Pacca having 73 Union Councils (11 Urban + 62 Rural).
District has an agrarian economy. Canals are the main source of irrigation. Cotton and wheat are the major
Total industries: 88 : Cotton Factories: 66 (Out of which 50 are functional & 16 non-functional), Flour Mills:14, Ghee Mills: 3, Oil Mills: 2, Rice Sheller: 3, are the major industries.
Around 80% of the population is dependent on agriculture.