Afghanistan: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 33.93413 / longitude: 67.70373

General information


The average length of time residents spend in school is 10 years (including tertiary education).


The capital of this country is Kabul and the country has a border with Iran, Pakistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, China. The country has a 652,230 km² area, a postcode system is employed and the primary cities are: Kabul, Pulialam, Sharana, Jalalabad, کابل. The inhabitants speak the following languages: Dari, Pushto, Turkmen.


With a birth growth rate at 2.26%, the median age is 19.50 years. This country represents 0.37% of the world's population with about 27,657,145 individuals.


In 2021 the GDP was $14,786,861,638 USD, placing it at position 120 in the market. The currency symbol is ؋, and the ISO code for that currency is AFN.


There are UNESCO listed sites: Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley, Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam. Here is a list of famous dishes in this country: Kabuli Palaw.

Good to know

The country's websites have the domain name ".af", phone numbers start with +93, the country's ISO code is AF Visit to learn more about this nation.


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