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Complete details about Pakistan in Asia with capital city Islamabad

Country NamePakistan (Pakistan)
Country CodePAK
Capital CityIslamabad
ContinentAsia
RegionSouthern and Central Asia
Independence Year1947
Population156483000
Surface Area796095.0
Life Expectancy61.1 years
GNP61289.0 (old 58549.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Balochi     (3.0%)
Brahui     (1.2%)
Hindko     (2.4%)
Pashto     (13.1%)
Punjabi     (48.2%)
Saraiki     (9.8%)
Sindhi     (11.8%)
Urdu [official]     (7.6%)

Major Cities

Karachi, Sindh     (population 9269265)
Lahore, Punjab     (population 5063499)
Faisalabad, Punjab     (population 1977246)
Rawalpindi, Punjab     (population 1406214)
Multan, Punjab     (population 1182441)
Hyderabad, Sindh     (population 1151274)
Gujranwala, Punjab     (population 1124749)
Peshawar, Nothwest Border Prov     (population 988005)
Quetta, Baluchistan     (population 560307)
Islamabad, Islamabad     (population 524500)
Sargodha, Punjab     (population 455360)
Sialkot, Punjab     (population 417597)
Bahawalpur, Punjab     (population 403408)
Sukkur, Sindh     (population 329176)
Jhang, Punjab     (population 292214)
Sheikhupura, Punjab     (population 271875)
Larkana, Sindh     (population 270366)
Gujrat, Punjab     (population 250121)
Mardan, Nothwest Border Prov     (population 244511)
Kasur, Punjab     (population 241649)
Rahim Yar Khan, Punjab     (population 228479)
Sahiwal, Punjab     (population 207388)
Okara, Punjab     (population 200901)
Wah, Punjab     (population 198400)
Dera Ghazi Khan, Punjab     (population 188100)
Mirpur Khas, Sind     (population 184500)
Nawabshah, Sind     (population 183100)
Mingora, Nothwest Border Prov     (population 174500)
Chiniot, Punjab     (population 169300)
Kamoke, Punjab     (population 151000)
Mandi Burewala, Punjab     (population 149900)
Jhelum, Punjab     (population 145800)
Sadiqabad, Punjab     (population 141500)
Jacobabad, Sind     (population 137700)
Shikarpur, Sind     (population 133300)
Khanewal, Punjab     (population 133000)
Hafizabad, Punjab     (population 130200)
Kohat, Nothwest Border Prov     (population 125300)
Muzaffargarh, Punjab     (population 121600)
Khanpur, Punjab     (population 117800)
Gojra, Punjab     (population 115000)
Bahawalnagar, Punjab     (population 109600)
Muridke, Punjab     (population 108600)
Pak Pattan, Punjab     (population 107800)
Abottabad, Nothwest Border Prov     (population 106000)
Tando Adam, Sind     (population 103400)
Jaranwala, Punjab     (population 103300)
Khairpur, Sind     (population 102200)
Chishtian Mandi, Punjab     (population 101700)
Daska, Punjab     (population 101500)
Dadu, Sind     (population 98600)
Mandi Bahauddin, Punjab     (population 97300)
Ahmadpur East, Punjab     (population 96000)
Kamalia, Punjab     (population 95300)
Khuzdar, Baluchistan     (population 93100)
Vihari, Punjab     (population 92300)
Dera Ismail Khan, Nothwest Border Prov     (population 90400)
Wazirabad, Punjab     (population 89700)
Nowshera, Nothwest Border Prov     (population 89400)

Pakistan's most recent News and Stories

Pakistan Tweets

From @nasir_mani on Wed May 25 14:48:29 EDT 2016 RT @GFarooqi: Who is the distributor of current (Indian) Dish TV in Pakistan? Just a simple question? :)
From @mmatalpur on Wed May 25 14:48:29 EDT 2016 #Sovereignty & #Pakistan. Others "Jokingly Concerned". Gen Raheel 'seriously concerned' on violation of sovereignty. https://t.co/y4fKQeoF6K
From @SMSalmanFarooq on Wed May 25 14:48:28 EDT 2016 RT @ZaidZamanHamid: Pakistan should openly support Afghan Taliban now & grab the city of Khost & Jalalabad for the new TTA government. Enou?
From @zee_satti on Wed May 25 14:48:25 EDT 2016 RT @bilalaslem: IK should apologize to his nation for denying his daughter to run political campaign to b PM of Pakistan: Sita White https:?
From @surjoo on Wed May 25 14:48:21 EDT 2016 ?There are also reasons to count on U.S. capacity to conduct more of these strikes in the future.? https://t.co/9yASQ6hXY8
From @maaniksweet on Wed May 25 14:48:21 EDT 2016 BBC Urdu - ?????? ???? ????: ???????? ????? ????? ?? ???? ???? https://t.co/zzxQcGCtws
From @QAYSaleem on Wed May 25 14:48:20 EDT 2016 RT @tanzeemorg: ?What does Pakistan say about its sovereignty now when a US drone violates its airspace and assassinated a leader in proces?
From @muqtadirkabir on Wed May 25 14:48:18 EDT 2016 RT @DrAyesha4: Trending at the top of panel now in Pakistan #GoNawazGoInUK @AsimKhanPTI @PTI_Trendsetter https://t.co/8T1tvLfFqs
From @Shyo_93 on Wed May 25 14:48:17 EDT 2016 RT @TrulyMonica: Strongly disagree. US's rebalancing in Asia is all about elevating India to counter China-Pakistan https://t.co/xw9W193zRI
From @khalidrafiq102 on Wed May 25 14:48:15 EDT 2016 Khawaja Asif strongly condemned a US air strike that killed Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour in? https://t.co/DTUziMwOnF Such Tv
From @Fardeen64941119 on Wed May 25 14:48:09 EDT 2016 RT @arusa_mattoo: PAKISTAN. ?
From @khalidrafiq103 on Wed May 25 14:48:09 EDT 2016 ?????? ???? ?? ???????? ?????? ?? ??? ???? ??? ?????? ?? ???? ??: ????? ???? ???? ????? ??? https://t.co/nCeWbx1R32 Such Tv
From @XIApk on Wed May 25 14:48:08 EDT 2016 No one questions This drone came frm Afghanistan or took off frm Pakistan?
From @PULKITKAUL1 on Wed May 25 14:48:08 EDT 2016 #??_???_????_??? Secular mafias say Modi is anti Muslim. Then they say he failed against Pakistan. Contradictory statements!
From @zombiekilla1011 on Wed May 25 14:48:07 EDT 2016 RT @Dekhlyofficial: PAKISTAN's Fastest Growing Free Classified Website. https://t.co/f9v6DkyzPn #SiasatNahiRiyasatBachao #MIvGL https://t.c?