Iraq

Summary

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

Country

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

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Iraq (2008-01-22)
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

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

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Taxonomy Subject

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

Dated location

Date founded
1919-10-01
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Iraqi
 

Countries

Continent
 

Fictional Setting

Fictional Characters Born Here
 

Olympic participating country

IOC Code
IRQ
Athletes
Athletic performances
 

Military post

People posted here
 

Location

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

Organization scope

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

Statistical region

GDP growth rate
34.8 (1998)
24.8 (1999)
-4.3 (2000)
Internet users as percentage of population
0 (1990)
0.098 (2001)
0.493 (2002)
Life expectancy
70.976 (1994)
71.235 (1995)
48.854 (1960)
Fertility rate
6.252 (1960)
6.364 (1961)
6.514 (1962)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
2.383 (2004)
3.577 (2005)
3.2 (2006)
 

Military Combatant

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

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
Iraqi
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
iq
 

Organization member

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

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
Al Hawza
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