Pakistan

The Islamic Republic of Pakistan is a country in at the crossroads of Western, , and . Pakistan's tourism industry was in its heyday during the 1970s when the country received unprecedented numbers of foreign tourists, thanks to the Hippie Trail.

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, the noisy, bustling, ever-growing troubled metropolis of Pakistan, lies on the eastern coast of the Arabian Sea, just northwest of the Indus river delta. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is Pakistan's second largest city after , and the capital of the north-eastern Punjab province. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is one of the four provinces of Pakistan, and home to over half the country's population. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, the historical home to the Sindhi people is the second most populated administrative unit of Pakistan after Punjab, with a population of over 45 million people. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

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, now known as Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, borders the to the north. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

is one of the four provinces of Pakistan. Photo: Baloch Baba, CC0.

, formerly known as the Northern Areas is the northernmost political entity under the administrative control of Pakistan. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Azad Jammu and Kashmir or, for short, , is the Pakistani-controlled portion of Kashmir, lying west of Indian-controlled . Photo: Khurram.Shahid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Pakistan

Latitude of center
30° or 30° north
Longitude of center
70° or 70° east
Population
173,000,000
Elevation
1721 metres (5646 feet)
Capital
Area
803,940 km² (310,403 miles²)
Currency
Rupee (PKR)
Phone code
92
Internet domain
.pk
Open­Street­Map ID
node 424314088
Geo­Names ID
1168579
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Pakistan
  • Achinese: Pakistan
  • Adyghe: Пакистан
  • Afar: Pakistan
  • Afrikaans: Pakistan
  • Akan: Pakistan
  • Albanian: Pakistani
  • Amharic: ፓኪስታን
  • Arabic: Pakistan
  • Arabic: الباكستان
  • Arabic: باكستان
  • Arabic: جمهورية باكستان الإسلامية
  • Aragonese: Pakistán
  • Armenian: Պակիստան
  • Arpitan: Paquistan
  • Assamese: পাকিস্তান
  • Asturian: Pakistán
  • Asturian: Paquistán
  • Awadhi: पाकिस्तान
  • Aymara: Pakistan
  • Azerbaijani: Pakistan
  • Balinese: Pakistan
  • Bambara: Pakisitaŋ
  • Banjar: Pakistan
  • Bashkir: Пакистан
  • Basque: Pakistan
  • Basque: Pakistango Islamiar Errepublika
  • Bavarian: Pakistan
  • Belarusian: Пакістан
  • Bengali: ইসলামী প্রজাতন্ত্রী পাকিস্তান
  • Bengali: পাকিস্তান
  • Bhojpuri: पाकिस्तान
  • Bhojpuri: पाकिस्तान इस्लामी गणतंत्र
  • Bishnupriya: পাকিস্তান
  • Bosnian: Pakistan
  • Brahui: Pákistán
  • Breton: Pakistan
  • Buginese: Pakistan
  • Bulgarian: Пакистан
  • Burmese: ပါကစ္စတန်
  • Burmese: ပါကစ္စတန်နိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan: Pakistan
  • Catalan: República Islàmica del Pakistan
  • Cebuano: Pakistan
  • Central Bikol: Pakistan
  • Central Kurdish: پاکستان
  • Chavacano: Pakistan
  • Chechen: Пакистан
  • Cherokee: ᏆᎩᏍᏖᏂ
  • Chinese: Bājīsītǎn
  • Chinese: Pakistan
  • Chinese: 巴基斯坦
  • Chuvash: Пакистан
  • Cornish: Pakistan
  • Crimean Tatar: Pakistan
  • Croatian: Islamska Republika Pakistan
  • Croatian: Pakistan
  • Czech: Islámská republika Pákistán
  • Czech: Pákistán
  • Danish: Pakistan
  • Dhivehi: ޕާކިސްތާން
  • Dimli (individual language): Pakıstan
  • Dotyali: इस्लामी जम्हूरिया पाकिस्तान
  • Dotyali: पाकिस्तान
  • Dotyali: पाकिस्तान इस्लामी गणतंत्र
  • Dutch: PAK
  • Dutch: PK
  • Dutch: Pakistan
  • Dzongkha: པ་ཀིསི་ཏཱན
  • Eastern Mari: Пакистан
  • Egyptian Arabic: باكستان
  • English: Islamic Republic of Pakistan
  • English: PAK
  • English: pk
  • English: 🇵🇰
  • Erzya: Пакистан
  • Esperanto: Islama Respubliko Pakistano
  • Esperanto: Pakistano
  • Esperanto: pk
  • Estonian: Pakistan
  • Estonian: Pakistani Islamivabariik
  • Ewe: Pakistan nutome
  • Extremaduran: Paquistán
  • Faroese: Pakistan
  • Fiji Hindi: Pakistan
  • Finnish: Pakistan
  • Finnish: Pakistanin islamilainen tasavalta
  • French: PAK
  • French: PK
  • French: Pakistan
  • French: République islamique du Pakistan
  • French: la République islamique du Pakistan
  • French: pk
  • French: 🇵🇰
  • Fulah: Pakistaan
  • Fulah: Pakistan
  • Gagauz: Pakistan
  • Galician: Paquistán - پاکستان
  • Galician: Paquistán
  • Galician: República Islámica de Paquistán
  • Gan Chinese: 巴基斯坦
  • Ganda: Pakisitaani
  • Georgian: პაკისტანი
  • German: Pakistan
  • Goan Konkani: Pakistan
  • Goan Konkani: पाकिस्तान
  • Greek: Ισλαμική Δημοκρατία του Πακιστάν
  • Greek: Πακιστάν
  • Guarani: Pakistán
  • Guarani: Pakitã
  • Guianese Creole French: Pakistan
  • Gujarati: કરાંચી
  • Gujarati: પાકિસ્તાન
  • Haitian: Pakistan
  • Hakka Chinese: Pakistan
  • Hakka Chinese: Pâ-kî-sṳ̂-thán
  • Hausa: Pakistan
  • Hausa: Pakitana
  • Hawaiian: Pakitana
  • Hebrew: פקיסטאן
  • Hebrew: פקיסטן
  • Hindi: इस्लामी जम्हूरिया पाकिस्तान
  • Hindi: पाकिस्तान
  • Hindi: पाकिस्तान इस्लामी गणतंत्र
  • Hungarian: Pakisztán
  • Hungarian: Pakisztáni Iszlám Köztársaság
  • Icelandic: Pakistan
  • Ido: Pakistan
  • Iloko: Pakistan
  • Inari Sami: Pakistan
  • Inari Sami: Pakistan islamlâš täsiväldi
  • Indonesian: Pakistan
  • Ingush: Пакистан
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Pakistan
  • Interlingue: Pakistan
  • Inuktitut: ᐸᑭᔅᑕᓐ
  • Irish: An Phacastáin
  • Italian: Pakistan
  • Italian: Repubblica islamica del Pakistan
  • Jamaican Creole English: Pakistan
  • Japanese: パキスタン
  • Japanese: パキスタン・イスラム共和国
  • Javanese: Pakistan
  • Kabardian: Пакистэн
  • Kabiyè: Pakisitaanɩ
  • Kabyle: Pakistan
  • Kalaallisut: Pakistan
  • Kalmyk: Пакистан Орн
  • Kalmyk: Сарта Паксин Орн
  • Kannada: ಪಾಕಿಸ್ತಾನ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Pakistan
  • Kashmiri: پاکِستان
  • Kashubian: Pakistan
  • Kazakh: Пәкістан
  • Khmer: ប៉ាគីស្ថាន
  • Kikuyu: Pakistan
  • Kikuyu: Pakistani
  • Kinyarwanda: Pakisitani
  • Kirghiz: Пакистан
  • Komi: Пакистан
  • Kongo: Pakistan
  • Korean: 파키스탄
  • Kurdish: Pakistan
  • Kurdish: پاکستان
  • Ladin: Pakistan
  • Ladino: Pakistan
  • Lao: Pakistan
  • Lao: ປະເທດປາກິດສະຖານ
  • Lao: ປະເທດປາກີສະຖານ
  • Lao: ປາກິສຖານ
  • Latin: Pakistania
  • Latvian: Pakistāna
  • Latvian: Pakistānas Islāma Republika
  • Lezghian: Пакистан
  • Ligurian: Pakistan
  • Limburgan: Pakistan
  • Lingala: Pakisitá
  • Lingala: Pakistáni
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Pacistan
  • Literary Chinese: 巴基斯坦
  • Lithuanian: Pakistanas
  • Livvi: Pakistuanu
  • Lojban: kisygu'e
  • Lojban: kisygue
  • Lombard: Pakistan
  • Low German: Pakistan
  • Lower Sorbian: Pakistan
  • Luba-Katanga: Pakisita
  • Luxembourgish: Islamesch Republik Pakistan
  • Luxembourgish: Pakistan
  • Macedo-Romanian: Pakistan
  • Macedonian: Пакистан
  • Madurese: Pakistan
  • Maithili: पाकिस्तान
  • Malagasy: Pakistan
  • Malagasy: Pakistàna
  • Malay: Pakistan
  • Malay: ريڤوبليک إسلام ڤاکيستن
  • Malay: ڤاکيستن
  • Malayalam: പാകിസ്താൻ
  • Malayalam: പാക്കിസ്ഥാന്‍
  • Maltese: Pakistan
  • Maltese: Repubblika Iżlamika tal-Pakistan
  • Manx: Yn Phakistaan
  • Maori: Pakitāne
  • Marathi: पाकिस्तान
  • Mazanderani: پاکئون
  • Mazanderani: پاکستون
  • Min Dong Chinese: Pakistan
  • Min Nan Chinese: Pa-ki-su-thàn
  • Min Nan Chinese: Pa-ki-su-thán
  • Min Nan Chinese: Pakistan
  • Minangkabau: Pakistan
  • Mingrelian: პაკისტანი
  • Mirandese: Paquistan
  • Moksha: Пакистан
  • Mongolian: Пакистан
  • Moroccan Arabic: پاكيستان
  • Nauru: Pakistan
  • Navajo: Eʼeʼaahjí Naakaii Dootłʼizhí Bikéyah
  • Neapolitan: Pakistan
  • Nepali: इस्लामी गणतन्त्र पाकिस्तान
  • Nepali: पाकिस्तान
  • Newari: पाकिस्तान
  • North Ndebele: Phakistani
  • Northern Frisian: Pakistaan
  • Northern Frisian: Pakistan
  • Northern Luri: پاکستان
  • Northern Sami: Pakistan
  • Northern Sami: Pakistana islamlaš dásseváldi
  • Northern Sami: Pakistan islamlaš dásseváldi
  • Norwegian: Pakistan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Den islamske republikken Pakistan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Pakistan
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Pakistan
  • Novial: Pakistan
  • Occitan (post 1500): Paquistan
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܦܐܩܣܛܐܢ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Pacistan
  • Oriya: ପାକିସ୍ତାନ
  • Oriya: ପାକିସ୍ଥାନ
  • Oromo: Paakistaan
  • Ossetian: Пакистан
  • Pali: पाकिस्तान
  • Pampanga: Pakistan
  • Panjabi: ਪਾਕਿਸਤਾਨ
  • Papiamento: Pakistan
  • Pedi: Pakistan
  • Pennsylvania German: Pakistan
  • Persian: پاکستان
  • Picard: Pakistan
  • Piemontese: Pakistan
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Pakistaan
  • Polish: Pakistan
  • Portuguese: Paquistão
  • Pushto: پاکستان
  • Quechua: Pakistan
  • Romanian: Pakistan
  • Romansh: Pakistan
  • Rundi: Pakisitani
  • Russia Buriat: Пакистан
  • Russian: Ислами́ Джумхури́йе Пакиста́н
  • Russian: Исламская Республика Пакистан
  • Russian: Пакистан
  • Rusyn: Пакістан
  • Sakizaya: Pakistan
  • Samoan: Pakisitana
  • Samogitian: Pakėstans
  • Sango: Pakistan
  • Sango: Pakistäan
  • Sanskrit: पाकिस्तानम्
  • Sanskrit: पाकिस्थानम्
  • Santali: ᱯᱟᱠᱤᱥᱛᱟᱱ
  • Saraiki: پاکستان
  • Sardinian: Pakistan
  • Saterfriesisch: Pakistan
  • Scots: Pakistan
  • Scottish Gaelic: Pagastàn
  • Serbian: Pakistan
  • Serbian: Пакистан
  • Serbo-Croatian: Pakistan
  • Shan: မိူင်းပႃႇၵိတ်ႈသတၼ်ႇ
  • Shona: Pakistan
  • Sicilian: Pakistan
  • Silesian: Pakistan
  • Sindhi: اسلامي جمھوريہ پاڪستان
  • Sindhi: پاڪستان
  • Sinhala: පාකිස්තානය
  • Sinhala: පාකිස්ථානය
  • Skolt Sami: Pakistaan
  • Skolt Sami: Pakistaan islaamlaž tääʹssväʹldd
  • Slovak: Pakistan
  • Slovenian: Pakistan
  • Somali: Bakistaan
  • South Azerbaijani: پاکیستان
  • Spanish: Pakistan
  • Spanish: Pakistán
  • Spanish: Republica Islamica del Pakistan
  • Spanish: República Islámica del Pakistán
  • Sranan Tongo: Pakistan
  • Sundanese: Pakistan
  • Swahili: Pakistan
  • Swahili: Pakistani
  • Swati: IPhakhistani
  • Swedish: Islamiska republiken Pakistan
  • Swedish: Pakistan
  • Swiss German: Pakistan
  • Tagalog: Pakistan
  • Tajik: Покистон
  • Tamil: பாகிஸ்தான்
  • Tamil: பாக்கித்தான்
  • Tamil: பாக்கிஸ்தான்
  • Taroko: Pakistan
  • Tatar: Пакистан Ислам Җөмһүрияте
  • Tatar: Пакьстан
  • Telugu: పాకిస్తాన్
  • Tetum: Pakistaun
  • Thai: ประเทศปากีสถาน
  • Thai: ปากีสถาน
  • Tibetan: པ་ཀི་སི་ཐན
  • Tibetan: པཀི་སྟཱན།
  • Tigrinya: ፓኪስታን
  • Tok Pisin: Pakistan
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Pākisitani
  • Tosk Albanian: Pakistan
  • Tulu: ಪಾಕಿಸ್ತಾನ
  • Tumbuka: Pakistan
  • Tunisian Arabic: پاكستان
  • Turkish: Pakistan
  • Turkmen: Päkistan
  • Twi: Pakistan
  • Udmurt: Пакистан
  • Uighur: پاكىستان
  • Uighur: پاكىستان ئىسلام جۇمھۇرىيىتى
  • Ukrainian: Ісламська Республіка Пакистан
  • Ukrainian: Пакистан
  • Ukrainian: Пакістан
  • Upper Sorbian: Pakistan
  • Urdu: Pākistān
  • Urdu: اسلامی جمہوریہ پاکستان
  • Urdu: پاکستان
  • Uzbek: Pokiston
  • Venetian: Pakistan
  • Veps: Pakistan
  • Veps: Pakistanan Islamine Valdkund
  • Vietnamese: Pa-ki-xtan (Pakistan)
  • Vietnamese: Pa-ki-xtan
  • Vietnamese: Pakistan
  • Vlaams: Pakistan
  • Vlax Romani: Pakistan
  • Volapük: Pakistän
  • Võro: Pakistan
  • Walloon: Pakistan
  • Waray (Philippines): Pakistan
  • Welsh: Pacistan
  • Welsh: Pakistan
  • Western Balochi: پاکستان
  • Western Frisian: Pakistan
  • Western Panjabi: پاکستان
  • Wolof: Pakistaan
  • Wu Chinese: 巴基斯坦
  • Yakut: Пакистаан
  • Yakut: Пакистан
  • Yiddish: פאקיסטאן
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ̀-èdè Ẹlẹ́sìn-ìmàle ilẹ̀ Pakístàn
  • Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Pakisitan
  • Yoruba: Pakístàn
  • Yue Chinese: 巴基斯坦
  • Zeeuws: Pakistan
  • Zhuang: Pakistan
  • Zulu: IPakistani
  • Zulu: i-Pakistan
  • اسلامی جمہوریۂ پاکستان
  • پٲکِستان
  • ‪‫پاکستان‬

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