Afghanistan: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 33.93413 / longitude: 67.70373

General information


This nation has UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley, Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam. Example of famous dishes in this country: Kabuli Palaw.


652,230 km² make up the entire country, they use a postcode system and the key cities are: Kabul, Pulialam, Sharana, Jalalabad, کابل. The capital of this country is Kabul and the country has a border with Iran, Pakistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, China. The following languages are spoken by the nation's citizens: Dari, Pushto, Turkmen.


The inhabitants stay 10 years in school (tertiary education included).


In 2021 the GDP was $14,786,861,638 USD, which ranks it number 120 in the world. The sign for the local currency is ؋ (AFN).


19.50 years is the median age in this country and the birth growth rate is at 2.26%. Around 27,657,145 people live in this country, or 0.37% of all people on earth.

Good to know is a good place to find out more details on this country. Phone numbers start with +93, the country's ISO code is AF, the domain name ".af" is used by the country's websites


ISO code AF
Capital Kabul
Population 27,657,145
World percentage 0.37%
Median age 19.50 years
Population growth rate 2.26%
Main cities
Spoken languages Dari, Pushto, Turkmen
GDP (2021) $14,786,861,638
GDP position #120
Currency code AFN
Currency symbol ؋
School life expectancy 10 years
National dish Kabuli Palaw
TLD .af
Phone prefix +93