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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 @AshaLakariya on Wed Dec 12 04:34:47 EST 2018 RT @majorgauravarya: 1 million Uighur Muslims are imprisoned by Chinese. Many others face mass disappearances & custodial deaths. But Pakis?
From @psychicfang on Wed Dec 12 04:34:46 EST 2018 Light has been gone for nearly 6 hours now welcome to fucking Pakistan
From @maverickkhan19 on Wed Dec 12 04:34:45 EST 2018 RT @maverickfati: Some journalists in Pakistan operate in an ethics-free zone, crossing the line between fact and fiction with few compunct?
From @SiasiHalchal on Wed Dec 12 04:34:45 EST 2018 ?????? ?? ??????? ?? ????? ????? ??? ?? ? ?????????? ????? ??? ??????? https://t.co/6KRnAiyyCB #america #pakistan? https://t.co/p59paIO0da
From @maanavta on Wed Dec 12 04:34:45 EST 2018 RT @Aoon_Syed: I will refer to students of journalism in #Pakistan & #India , will request to young journalists of both side , watch @sard?
From @conor_callery on Wed Dec 12 04:34:44 EST 2018 RT @Imamofpeace: In the last 24 hours: 1. Pakistan?s Islamic Government threatens to block Twitter if it doesn?t censor me and my friends.?
From @MUsmanPakistan on Wed Dec 12 04:34:43 EST 2018 RT @TahaSSiddiqui: Impt and must read piece today by @atanzeem in which she explains how Pakistan [military] is censoring news, harassing j?
From @M_Khan_Sci on Wed Dec 12 04:34:42 EST 2018 Pak FO response to #Pompeo after they placed #Pakistan on countries of particular concern (CPC) list. . #Pakistan? https://t.co/0Z4CLs9E0I
From @ShahiddaJ on Wed Dec 12 04:34:42 EST 2018 RT @SMHoaxSlayer: #FakeNews There is no Pakistan's flag in this. The flag being waved is plain green. @ashokgehlot51 's Facebook page poste?
From @KeepsmilingFahd on Wed Dec 12 04:34:40 EST 2018 RT @URDUVOA: ???????? ????? ?? ???? ?? ???? ?? ?????? ?? ??? ????? ??? ???? ?? ??? ??? ???? ??? ?? ????? ??? ?? ?? ????? ????? ?? ??? ????
From @TAHSAVUNMA on Wed Dec 12 04:34:40 EST 2018 Dünya Bankas?, Pakistan'a verilecek olan iklim de?i?ikli?i ve afet riskinin üstesinden gelmek için kurumsal düzenle? https://t.co/JmaHhNHWaa
From @ArifAli_20 on Wed Dec 12 04:34:38 EST 2018 @AliZafarsays @TheDilipKumar you did not say this for the actors of pakistan you always like the indian actors. yo? https://t.co/Ely07EbbnQ
From @yakupdonmez9 on Wed Dec 12 04:34:37 EST 2018 RT @TCMeclisBaskani: "Bu rapora göre en çok s???nmac? alan ülkeler; Türkiye, Pakistan, Uganda, Lübnan ve ?ran'd?r. Yani, ma?dur olan da bu?
From @bilalazeez on Wed Dec 12 04:34:35 EST 2018 RT @pid_gov: Deosai also known as Land of Giants is the second highest plateau in the world located in Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan. This pla?
From @raj_saqib on Wed Dec 12 04:34:34 EST 2018 With Chinese delegation. #ironbrothers. @zlj517 #Bahrain #pakistan https://t.co/O53F47HWqa