On the plea of Chief Commissioner N.W.F.P and A.P.A Chitral Mehtar Shuja-ul-Mulk assigned to conduct a census in Chitral [excluding Mastuj]. This is known as the census of 1911. The Census of 1911 is worth mentioning for the ethnography of Chitral. It is the first-ever Census to identify the tribes and clans of Chitral. It also explores the social positions of the population. This Census has discovered five hundred and thirty-three tribes living in Chitral.