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Complete details about Pakistan in Asia with capital city Islamabad

Country NamePakistan (Pakistan)
Country CodePAK
Capital CityIslamabad
RegionSouthern and Central Asia
Independence Year1947
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 @BlueToothBites on Mon Apr 22 00:09:05 EDT 2019 RT @gauravcsawant: More than Pakistan the meltdown is in the 'ecosystem' (Pakistan's nuclear bogey exposed, both after #surgicalstrike post?
From @amirbhatti754 on Mon Apr 22 00:09:04 EDT 2019 RT @ImranKhanPTI: Strongly condemn the horrific terrorist attack in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday resulting in precious lives lost & hundreds?
From @Wisal on Mon Apr 22 00:09:03 EDT 2019 RT @CynthiaDRitchie: "Pakistan is truly the world?s best kept secret... It deserves to be discovered by more people around the world.? I'm?
From @MariyaAfghan on Mon Apr 22 00:09:00 EDT 2019 @wang_maya tells it like it is: @Pakistan cares about the rights of all Muslims?except those oppressed by its ally,?
From @Otago12 on Mon Apr 22 00:08:56 EDT 2019 RT @NisaYada99: @pulpyfictorious Chch was not a 'white supremacy' attack. The media fabricated that bit. Tarrent travelled widely, Pakista?
From @nagaraju_kr on Mon Apr 22 00:08:55 EDT 2019 @JhaSanjay He is caring more for his Ma, sister, Bathija & their children, more compassionate for Muslims, Christi?
From @DeepuSikarwar on Mon Apr 22 00:08:54 EDT 2019 @DeoDarshanSing4 bhai pakistan nukal liya badua
From @NamesakeIndian on Mon Apr 22 00:08:54 EDT 2019 RT @TimesNow: India has stopped the policy of getting scared of Pakistan's threats. Every other day they used to say "We've nuclear button,?
From @HRCP87 on Mon Apr 22 00:08:53 EDT 2019 RT @Raza_Wazir: Spinny Road, part of the only route we can take between the two, is like a death trap. A single 3km stretch, with three FC?
From @Pakistan_smile7 on Mon Apr 22 00:08:53 EDT 2019 RT @sanakhansk96: ???? ??? ????? ????? ?? ???? ?? ?????? ????? ??? ?? ?? ???? ???? ?? ???? ??????? ???? ?? ???? ?? ?????? ????? ??? ?? ???
From @Mohamma22838963 on Mon Apr 22 00:08:52 EDT 2019 Strongly condemn the horrific terrorist attack in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday resulting in precious lives lost & hu?