Iraq

Summary

Official Language
Form of Government
Federation
Parliamentary republic
Parliamentary system
Capital
Currency Used
Population
GDP (nominal)
18969591211.0 (2002, US$)
43702264740.0 (1987, US$)
42530668954.0 (1984, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
4,000 (2008, US$)
Contained by
Area
438,317 km² (169235 mi²)
 

Country

Internet TLD
iq
Languages spoken
ISO Short Name
IRAQ
FIPS Code
IZ
National anthem
Mawtini (2004)
Administrative Divisions
Calling Code
964
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
Al Hawza
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Iraqi
 

Dated location

Date founded
1919-10-01
 

Military post

People posted here
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
Action Party for the Independence of Kurdistan
Al Nahrain National List
Arab Unity Party
 

Fictional Setting

Fictional Characters Born Here
 

Organization member

Member of
Arab Monetary Fund
OPEC (1960)
Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries
 

Countries

Continent
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (DS, 67, 79.9)
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Governing officials
Agencies
Iraqi Ministry of Communications
Iraqi Ministry of Defence
Iraqi Ministry of Education
Government
Federal government of Iraq
Government bodies
Iraqi Governing Council
National Assembly of Iraq
 

Statistical region

Internet users as percentage of population
0.098 (2001)
0.493 (2002)
0.593 (2003)
Life expectancy
70.976 (1994)
71.235 (1995)
48.854 (1960)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
2.383 (2004)
3.577 (2005)
3.2 (2006)
Fertility rate
6.252 (1960)
6.364 (1961)
6.514 (1962)
GDP growth rate
34.8 (1998)
24.8 (1999)
-4.3 (2000)
 

Olympic participating country

Athletic performances
IOC Code
IRQ
Athletes
 

Administrative Area

Short name
iq
Adjectival form
Iraqi
Administrative parent
Administrative children
 

Military Combatant

Casualties
Military - Dead (Six-Day War, Egypt, Jordan, Syria, 21,000)
Total Dead (Iran-Iraq War, 500,000, 1,000,000)
Military - Wounded (Six-Day War, Egypt, Jordan, Syria, 45,000)
Force Deployments
Six-Day War (Egypt, Jordan, Syria, 957, Military aircraft)
Iran-Iraq War (600,000, Personnel, 1,000,000)
Military Conflicts
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Iraq (2008-01-22)
 

Location

Events
Contains
Nearby airports
Adjoins
Time zone(s)
UTC+3
People born here
Geolocation
44 × 33
Adjectival form
Iraqi
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