Iraq

Summary

Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Federation
Parliamentary republic
Parliamentary system
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

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

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Iraq (2008-01-22)
 

Olympic participating country

IOC Code
IRQ
Athletes
Athletic performances
 

Taxonomy Subject

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

Countries

Continent
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
Iraqi
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
iq
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
Al Hawza
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Iraqi
 

Military post

People posted here
 

Dated location

Date founded
1919-10-01
 

Statistical region

Fertility rate
6.252 (1960)
6.364 (1961)
6.514 (1962)
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)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
2.383 (2004)
3.577 (2005)
3.2 (2006)
 

Organization member

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

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Organization scope

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

Military Combatant

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)
Military Conflicts
 

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
 

Fictional Setting

Fictional Characters Born Here
 

Location

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