Pakistan: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 30.31175 / longitude: 68.99662

General information


You need to pay 700.00₨ (that corresponds to $3.16 USD) for a Big Mac at McDonald's ©. The sign for the local currency is ₨ (PKR). The GDP in 2021 was $348,262,544,719 USD, making it the 41# country in the world.


There are 194,552,000 people here, or 2.61% of the world's population. With a birth growth rate at 1.91%, the median age is 22.00 years.


Example of famous dishes in this country: Biryani, Nihari. There are UNESCO listed sites in this country: Archaeological Ruins at Moenjodaro, Taxila, Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol, Historical Monuments at Makli, Thatta, Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore.


This country offers several reputable universities like Quaid-i-Azam University, COMSATS University Islamabad, Aga Khan University, University of the Punjab, University of Agriculture Faisalabad. The average length of time residents spend in school is 9 years (including tertiary education).


Country territory measures 881,912 km², a postcode system is employed and the main cities are: Karachi, Lahore, اسلام آباد, Faisalabad, کراچی‬‎. Here are the different languages spoken in the country: English, Urdu. This nation's capital is Islamabad and the country shares a border with Afghanistan, China, India, Iran.

Good to know

For more information about this country, check Telephone numbers begin with +92, the domain name ".pk" is used by the country's websites, the ISO code is PK


ISO code PK
Capital Islamabad
Population 194,552,000
World percentage 2.61%
Median age 22.00 years
Population growth rate 1.91%
Main cities
Spoken languages English, Urdu
GDP (2021) $348,262,544,719
GDP position #41
Big Mac local price 700.00₨
Big Mac USD price $3.16
Currency code PKR
Currency symbol
School life expectancy 9 years
National dish Biryani, Nihari
TLD .pk
Phone prefix +92


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