Total Population (million): 162.389013254
Annual growth rate: 2.052363%
Urban population: 35.32%
Official Language: Urdu
Other languages spoken: Pendjabi, Sindhi and Pashto are other
languages which are frequently spoken.
Business language: Urdu and English.
Religion: Official Religion: Islam
Religious Practices : Sunni Muslims : 76.7%, Shiite Muslims : 19.8%,
Christians : 1.7%, Hinduists : 1.6%, Others : 0.2%.
Area: 796100 kmÂ²
Type of State: Islamic Republic. Federal republic based on
Type of economy: Low-income economy, Emerging Financial Market
Agriculture is the principal sector of activity; the economy is
heavily dependent on textiles and cotton.
To call from Pakistan, dial 00
To call in Pakistan, dial 92
Internet suffix: .pk
Access to electricity: n.c.