Outline of Pakistan

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Area controlled by Pakistan shown in dark green; claimed but uncontrolled territory shown in light green.
An enlargeable map of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Pakistan:

Pakistansovereign country located in South-central Asia.[1][2][3] It has a 1,046-kilometer (650 mi) coastline along the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Oman in the south, and is bordered by Afghanistan and Iran in the west, India in the east and China in the far northeast.[4][5]

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable relief map of Pakistan

Geography of Pakistan[edit]

An enlargeable topographic map of Pakistan
Main article: Geography of Pakistan
 India (including the disputed LoC is 2,912 km)
 Afghanistan 2,430 km
 Iran 909 km
 China 523 km

Outline of Pakistan[edit]

Environment of Pakistan[edit]

An enlargeable satellite image of Pakistan

Natural geographic features of Pakistan[edit]

Administrative divisions of Pakistan[edit]

Provinces of Pakistan[edit]

Main article: Provinces of Pakistan

Districts of Pakistan[edit]

Main article: Districts of Pakistan

Municipalities of Pakistan[edit]

Demography of Pakistan[edit]

Government and politics of Pakistan[edit]

Main article: Government of Pakistan and Politics of Pakistan

Foreign relations of Pakistan[edit]

International organization membership[edit]

The Islamic Republic of Pakistan is a member of:[1]

Law and order in Pakistan[edit]

Main article: Law of Pakistan

Pakistani Armed Forces[edit]

Local government in Pakistan[edit]

History of Pakistan[edit]

Main article: History of Pakistan

Culture of Pakistan[edit]

Main article: Culture of Pakistan

Tribes in Punjab

Art in Pakistan[edit]

Sports in Pakistan[edit]

Main article: Sports in Pakistan

Economy and infrastructure of Pakistan[edit]

Main article: Economy of Pakistan

Education in Pakistan[edit]

Main article: Education in Pakistan

See also[edit]

Main article: Pakistan


  1. ^ a b "Pakistan". The World Factbook. United States Central Intelligence Agency. July 2, 2009. Retrieved July 23, 2009. 
  2. ^ Encarta Encyclopedia - Pakistan
  3. ^ Middle East Institute: Pakistan
  4. ^ Weiss, Anita M. and Mughal, Muhammad Aurang Zeb. 2012. Pakistan. Kotzé, Louis and Morse, Stephen (eds), The Berkshire Encyclopedia of Sustainability, Vol. 9. Great Barrington, MA: Berkshire, pp. 236-240.
  5. ^ The entire Kashmir region is claimed by Pakistan including Indian-administered Kashmir. China also administers part of the region with the Indian and Pakistani-held areas defined by the Line of Control.Pakistan refers to Indian-administered Kashmir as Indian Occupied Kashmir.

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Pakistan