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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 @MossbergBP on Mon Sep 26 20:08:56 EDT 2016 RT @vicenews: Al Qaeda Al Shabaab Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan Boko Haram Islamic State VICE Founder @SurooshAlvi investigates them all. TERR?
From @NalinDesai1 on Mon Sep 26 20:08:54 EDT 2016 RT @kavereeb: pak has to choose btw water and terror. pointed piece by @gauravcsawant fr @DailyO_. https://t.co/GnfG3zbxvf
From @Islaminfos1 on Mon Sep 26 20:08:52 EDT 2016 @InsafPK PTI Pakistan Qoumi Tehreek hey tto isski Zubaan Pakistani (URDU) hona zaroori hey.!
From @zwa3702 on Mon Sep 26 20:08:52 EDT 2016 RT @JavedAzizKhan: This is what #Pakistan and #Pakhtuns need, badly. Love and respect for this kid ( and his father). http://t.co/kXoEmsSyNg
From @vijayaputru on Mon Sep 26 20:08:47 EDT 2016 Ohh it's shame ...they thought that are in Pakistan @ExSecular @HMOIndia @PMOIndia @MamtaOfficiaI #bjpcheatedap #Apneedspecialstetus
From @Orgetorix on Mon Sep 26 20:08:42 EDT 2016 BBC News - Afghan forces 'kill Pakistan Taliban commander Azam Tariq' https://t.co/nm4dtzFH9j
From @nkmlv2898 on Mon Sep 26 20:08:36 EDT 2016 RT @myvotetoday: ???? ???? ????????? ?? ???? ???? ???? ?? ???? ?????? . Should INDIA cut off Pakistan's water supply?
From @Advocate_ag on Mon Sep 26 20:08:36 EDT 2016 RT @MAnwarMQM: Mehmood Khan Achakzai, leader of PKMAP making a statement about Pakistan in the Parliament. https://t.co/SvISpqiLEj
From @bigblasterstock on Mon Sep 26 20:08:32 EDT 2016 RT @Always_Trump: WOW! #Trump Leads in Global Poll on #DebateNight with 77% of Vote ? Saudi Arabia, Iran, Pakistan go to #CrookedHillary #T?
From @shriparv on Mon Sep 26 20:08:30 EDT 2016 RT:noconversion:Hillary in pakistan https://t.co/uMsHhaArgB
From @BergemannPenny on Mon Sep 26 20:08:29 EDT 2016 RT @mitchellvii: Wow! Trump DOMINATES Global Poll! https://t.co/GuYNgLqSJ3
From @rabiasquared on Mon Sep 26 20:08:28 EDT 2016 @kuehlem99 @nastynate64 @YouTube buggers. Can't see it in Pakistan
From @SNadahall on Mon Sep 26 20:08:25 EDT 2016 RT @politicalSci_: Pakistan has crossed all limits of animalism on Baloch people. why you are silent @hrw @UNHumanRights ? https://t.co/p3I?
From @pavan_sethi on Mon Sep 26 20:08:21 EDT 2016 RT @fazlurchoudhary: If you want to know what India would have been like if BJP ruled since independence then look at Pakistan. https://?