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Pakistan's Quick Facts

Land Area 770,875 km2
Water Area 25,220 km2
Total Area 796,095 km2
Population 201,995,540
Population Density 253.73 / km2
Government Type Federal Parliamentary Republic
GDP (PPP) $988.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $5,100
Currency Rupee (PKR)
Largest Cities
  • Karachi (16,093,786)
  • Lahore (12,642,423)
  • Faisalabad (3,462,295)
  • Rawalpindi (2,236,905)
  • Gujranwala (2,229,220)
  • Peshawar (2,202,946)
  • Multan (2,015,091)
  • Hyderabad (1,849,829)
  • Islamabad (1,129,198)
  • Quetta (1,099,546)
  • Amphibian: Indus Valley toad
  • Animal: Markhor
  • Bird: Chukar Partridge, Peregrine Falcon
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  • Coat of Arms: The national emblem of Pakistan was adopted in 1954. It features the green color of the flag, and the star and crescent symbols of Islam.

    A shield is depicted in the center of the emblem featuring the four major crops of Pakistan: cotton, jute, tea and wheat.

    Surrounding the shield is a floral wreath of Poet's Jasmine representing the Mughal heritage. Below the wreath is a scroll reading, "Iman, Ittehad, Nazm" ("Faith, Unity, Discipline").
  • Fish: Mahasher
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  • Flower: Poet's Jasmine
  • Fruit: Mango, Guava
  • Marine Mammal: Indus River dolphin
  • Motto: "Ittehad, Tanzeem, Yaqeen-e-Muhkam" ("Unity, Discipline, Faith")
  • Reptile: Mugger Crocodile
  • Sport: Field Hockey
  • Tree: Deodar

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