Pakistan: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 30.31175 / longitude: 68.99662

General information


Country territory measures 881,912 km², a postcode system is employed and the main cities are: Karachi, Lahore, اسلام آباد, Faisalabad, کراچی‬‎. The capital of this country is Islamabad and the country has a border with Afghanistan, China, India, Iran. The inhabitants speak the following languages: English, Urdu.


In this country, a Big Mac is sold at 700.00₨ (that corresponds to $3.16 USD). The sign for the local currency is ₨ (PKR). In 2021 the GDP was $348,262,544,719 USD, which ranks it number 41 in the world.


You can find famous universities here 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).


There are 194,552,000 inhabitants, or 2.61% of the population of planet earth. With a birth growth rate at 1.91%, the median age is 22.00 years.


Well known national dishes are: Biryani, Nihari. You can find some UNESCO listed places: 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.

Good to know

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


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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