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Iraq FlagMajor cities : Baghdad (Capital), Basra, Mossoul, Kirkouk and Ramadi.
Available Information : Head of state, Religion, Population, Area, Gross domestic product, Inflation, Map, Hotel, Weather and Climate.

Iraq Information

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ISO 3166-1IQ - IRQ - 368
NATO country codeIZ - IRQ
FIPS 10-4 codeIZ
ContinentAsia / Middle East
Iraq CapitalBaghdad
Official languageArabic
Name of the inhabitantsIraqi
Iraq National Day17 July
Iraq Currency Iraqi dinar (IQD)
Iraq 0 %
Iraq Calling code+964
Iraq Country domain code .iq
Iraq Vehicle registration plateIRQ
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +3:00
International organizationArab League
United Nations
Group of 77
Iraq National anthemMawtini

Iraq Head of state

President of the RepublicBarham Salih (2018)
Prime ministerMoustafa al-Kazimi (2020)

Iraq Religion

List of the main religions practiced in Iraq.

  1. Islam 97 %
  2. Other 3 %

Iraq Data

Different data, numbers and statistics of Iraq (Inhabitants, population, economy).

Area437,072 km² (168,754 sq mi)
Population38,124,000 inhabitants (2018) Chart
Population Density 87.2 /km² (225.9 /sq mi)
Length of coastline58 km
Perimeter3,708 km
Life expectancy68.9 Year (2015), ♀ : 71.8 Year, ♂ : 66.2 Year
Average years of schooling 6.6 Year (2015)
Human Development Index 0.685 (2018)
Gross domestic product226 Billions US$ (2018) Chart
Annual change: 0.6 %
5,930 US$ per capita
Inflation0.4 % (2018) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B- (Stable, 3 September 2015)

Iraq Chart

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Population, Gross domestic product, Inflation

Iraq Covid-19

Incident rate2,247.77
Case fatality ratio1.67573 %
Last updated : 2 April 2021

Iraq Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Natural gas
  2. Petroleum
  3. Sulfur
  4. Phosphate

Iraq Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Wheat
  2. Vegetables
  3. Barley
  4. Sheep
  5. Cattle
  6. Cotton
  7. Poultry
  8. Rice
  9. Dates

Iraq Border

Iraq's border with 6 other countries. The list of Border countries of Iraq below classified by border length (in kilometers).

  1. Iran Iran 1,458 km
  2. Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 814 km
  3. Syria Syria 605 km
  4. Turkey Turkey 352 km
  5. Kuwait Kuwait 240 km
  6. Jordan Jordan 181 km

Iraq Map

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Iraq Climate

  1. Arid 50 %
  2. Mediterranean climate 26 %
  3. Semi-arid climate 23 %
  4. Humid continental climate 1.4 %

Iraq Weather (Baghdad)

Today's weather and weather forecasts of Iraq for the next days to come (The measurements and forecasts are those of Baghdad).

Iraq Electricity

Electrical standard in Iraq (voltage, power outlet ...)

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : C Power plug : D Power plug : G
Power socketPower socket : C Power socket : D Power socket : G

Iraq Airport

Below, find a list of the main Airport of Iraq classified by annual passenger transit.

Baghdad International AirportErbil International Airport
Basra International Airport
Baghdad International Airport

Iraq Hotel

Here is a list of hotel in Iraq selected by our teams for their qualities. Click the hotel of your choice to find out the availability of rooms by your travel dates.

Hotel Shaqlawa International HotelShaqlawa International Hotel

Shaqlawa International Hotel is a 5-star hotel located 40 km away from Erbil City. It offers an indoor pool, a hot tub, a gym and a children’s playground. It features free Wi-Fi in all areas... view more
$US 240
Hotel Tangram Hotel ErbilTangram Hotel Erbil

The Tangram Hotel Erbil is just 10 minutes’ drive away from the city centre. It offers elegantly decorated units and a fitness centre with a sauna. It has a restaurant and free Wi-Fi... view more
$US 200
Hotel Jiyan HotelJiyan Hotel

Jiyan Hotel, which is located in Duhok, near Galy Park, has a landscaped pool area, 2 restaurants and 3 bars. Relaxing massage treatments are available at the spa... view more
Hotel Happy Holiday HotelHappy Holiday Hotel

Located in Erbil, Happy Holiday Hotel features simply furnished accommodations. It offers free Wi-Fi in all areas and Erbil Castle is a 5-minute drive away. All rooms feature carpeted floors... view more
$US 85
Hotel Asenappar HotelAsenappar Hotel

Located in Erbil, Asenappar features simply furnished accommodations. It offers free Wi-Fi in all areas and a mini-market on site. Massage facilities and meeting rooms are available at an additional cost. All rooms feature carpeted floors... view more
$US 80
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Iraq Olympic Games

List of participations in the Summer and Winter Olympics of Iraq and the number of medals won.

SummerParticipation : 14Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0011
TotalParticipation : 14Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0011
Olympic Games »

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