Afghanistan

Summary

Form of Government
Islamic republic
Presidential system
Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Area
647,500 km² (250001 mi²)
Contained by
Population
GDP (nominal)
537,777,812 (1960, US$)
548,888,895 (1961, US$)
546,666,678 (1962, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
800 (2008, US$)
 

Country

Languages spoken
National anthem
Milli Tharana
ISO Short Name
AFGHANISTAN
Currency Formerly Used
Abasi
FIPS Code
AF
Calling Code
93
Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
af
 

Organization member

Member of
Economic Cooperation Organization
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
Advisory Commission of National and Democratic Parties
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Afghan
 

Olympic participating country

IOC Code
AFG
Olympics participated in
Athletes
Athletic performances
 

Breed origin

Breeds orginating here
 

Cryptid area of occurrence

Cryptid(s) found here
Barmanou
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Film subject

Films On This Subject
The Dancing Boys of Afghanistan
 

Location with mains power

Mains power standards
BS 546, Power plug Type C, Power plug Type F (240, 50)
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Top Level Domain Sponsor

Sponsored Domains
af
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
Afghan
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
af
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Agencies
Afghan Ministry of Agriculture and Food
Afghan Ministry of Communications
Afghan Ministry of Finance
Government positions
Government bodies
Governing officials
 

Location

Adjoins
Events
Time zone(s)
UTC+4:30
People born here
Partially contains
Geolocation
66.4849387488 × 33.9791287582
Contains
Adjectival form
Afghan
 

Military Combatant

Military Commanders
Force Deployments
Military Conflicts
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Afghanistan (2004-01-04)
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Military post

People posted here
 

Countries

Continent
 

Dated location

Date founded
1919-08-08
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (DS, 350, 375)
 

Statistical region

Internet users as percentage of population
0.004 (2002)
0.08 (2003)
0.097 (2004)
Places exported to
Religions
Life expectancy
31.132 (1960)
31.475 (1961)
31.832 (1962)
Places imported from
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
2.008 (2003)
1.995 (2004)
1.631 (2005)
Fertility rate
1965 (7.7)
1966 (7.7)
1967 (7.7)
Major exports
GDP growth rate
14.318 (2003)
9.439 (2004)
14.516 (2005)
Major imports
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