Pakistan: all about this country and its main places!

latitude: 30.31175 / longitude: 68.99662

General information

Geography

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.

Economy

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.

Education

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).

Population

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.

Culture

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 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pakistan.

Summary

Flag
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
Borders
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
Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pakistan

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