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Places in Iraq

Find information on almost all places in Iraq. Whether you are looking for information on regions in Iraq or information on cities and places in Iraq, this website is the right place in the web to start your search.

Facts and figures about Iraq at a glance

Iraq is a sovereign country on the continent of Asia. Iraq covers a total area of 437,072.0 km2 and has a population of approximately 29,671,605 people.

The capital of Iraq is Baghdad (Baghdad) with a population of 7,216,000 people.

Facts and figures about Iraq
CountryCodeAreaPopulationP/km2
IraqIQ437,072.0 km229,671,605 people67.9

Population density in Iraq
Population density
67.9 p/km2 (very low)
Very low population density in Iraq
Iraq: Very low population density

Compare the facts and figures of Iraq with other countries in Asia.

Map of Iraq

Map of Iraq

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Information on Iraq

Information on Iraq
NameOfficial nameCodeStatusRegionsCapitalContinent
IraqRepublic of IraqIQSovereign country18 Baghdad BaghdadAsia

Time in Iraq

Time in Iraq
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 - 2:57pmNoFri, 24 Mar 2017 - 2:57pmUTC +3.0Asia/Baghdad

Currency in Iraq

Currency in Iraq
CurrencyAbbreviation
DinarIQD

Languages in Iraq

Languages in Iraq
Languages
Arabic, Armenian, Kurdish

Neighbouring countries of Iraq

Neighbouring countries of Iraq
Neighbouring countries
Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey

Telecommunication in Iraq

Telecommunication in Iraq
International calling codeInternet top level domain (TLD)
+964.iq

Latitude & Longitude of Iraq

Latitude & Longitude of Iraq
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map33°00'00.0"N (33.0000000°)44°00'00.0"E (44.0000000°)

Regions in Iraq

Regions in Iraq
Regions
There are 18 primary administrative regions in Iraq. Have a closer look at the regions in Iraq.

Largest places in Iraq

There are 25 places in Iraq with a population of more than 100,000 people.
Largest places in Iraq
PlaceNoPopulation
Baghdad Baghdad1.7,216,000
Basrah Basrah2.2,600,000
Mosul Mosul3.1,739,800
Erbil Erbil4.932,800
Abu Ghurayb Abū Ghurayb5.900,000
As Sulaymaniyah As Sulaymānīyah6.723,170
Kirkuk Kirkuk7.601,433
Najaf Najaf8.482,576
Karbala Karbala9.434,450
An Nasiriyah An Nāşirīyah10.400,249
Al `Amarah Al ‘Amārah11.323,302
Ad Diwaniyah Ad Dīwānīyah12.318,801
Al Kut Al Kūt13.315,162
Al Hillah Al Ḩillah14.289,709
Dihok Dihok15.284,000
Ramadi Ramadi16.274,539
Al Fallujah Al Fallūjah17.190,159
Samarra' Sāmarrā’18.158,508
As Samawah As Samawah19.152,890
Baqubah Baqubah20.152,550
Sinah Sīnah21.128,776
Az Zubayr Az Zubayr22.122,676
Kufa Kufa23.110,000
Umm Qasr Umm Qaşr24.107,620
Al Faw Al Fāw25.104,569

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External sources of information on Iraq

Iraq on Wikipedia

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Follow the hierarchy in Iraq

You can click your way through the hierarchy starting from the continent Asia, over a region in Iraq to a certain place or city in Iraq, as all places and cities in Iraq are linked hierarchically to each other. The actual hierarchy is always displayed in the breadcrumb navigation, so you can always see exactly where you are.