Iraq: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 33.21975 / longitude: 43.81747

General information


In 2021 the GDP was $207,889,333,724 USD, placing it at position 51 in the market. The local currency (IQD) is represented by the symbol ID.


Country territory measures 438,317 km², they use a postcode system and the main cities are: هەولێر, كركوك, 14 رمضان, الكرادة الشرقية, Ur. People from this country speak these languages: Arabic, Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE). Baghdad serves as this nation's capital and the country shares a border with Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey.


This country represents 0.49% of the world's population with about 36,787,000 individuals.


There are UNESCO listed sites: Samarra Archaeological City, Hatra, Ashur (Qal'at Sherqat), Erbil Citadel, The Ahwar of Southern Iraq: Refuge of Biodiversity and the Relict Landscape of the Mesopotamian Cities. Here is a list of famous dishes in this country: Samak masgouf,Kleicha.

Good to know

The domain name ".iq" is used by the country's websites, the ISO code is IQ, phone numbers start with +964 is a good place to find out more details on this country.


ISO code IQ
Capital Baghdad
Population 36,787,000
World percentage 0.49%
Main cities
Spoken languages Arabic, Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE)
GDP (2021) $207,889,333,724
GDP position #51
Currency code IQD
Currency symbol ID
National dish Samak masgouf,Kleicha
TLD .iq
Phone prefix +964