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Iraq

IRAQ  

 

 

 

AREA

 

438,317 sq.km. (59th)

POPULATION

 

32,585,692 (July 2014) (40th)

 

 PLATFORM DATA
National

Demography

 

0 – 24yrs:             56.3 %

25 – 64yrs:           40.5 %

65yrs and over:   3.2 %

 

Life

Expectancy

 

71.42 yrs

 

Youth Development Index  

147/170 (Medium)

 

National

G.D.P

 

$249.4 billion (2013 est.) (52nd)

 

Per Capital

Income

 

$7,100 (2013 est.) (141st)

 

Currency  

Iraqi dinars (IQD)

 

Economic

Drivers

 

crude oil, chemicals, textiles, leather, construction materials, food processing, fertilizer, metal fabrication/processing

Official

Languages

 

Arabic, Kurdish

 

 

Other Local

Languages

 

Turkmen (a Turkish dialect) and Assyrian (Neo-Aramaic) are official in areas where they constitute a majority of the population), Armenian

 

Climatic

Zone

 

mostly desert; mild to cool winters with dry, hot, cloudless summers; northern mountainous regions along Iranian and Turkish borders experience cold winters with occasionally heavy snows that melt in early spring, sometimes causing extensive flooding in central and southern Iraq

 

Religious

Expression

 

Muslim (official) 99% (Shia 60%-65%, Sunni 32%-37%), Christian 0.8%, Hindu <.1, Buddhist <.1, Jewish <.1, folk religion <.1, unafilliated .1, other <.1

Christian Umbrella

Organization(s)

 

N/A

 

Airports

 

 

Aleppo International Airport

Damascus International Airport

Deir ez-Zor Airport

Kamishly Airport
(Qamishli Air Base)

Bassel Al-Assad International Airport

Palmyra Airport

 

 

 

Airstrips

 

Al Anbar Airstrips
Al Basrah Airstrips
Al Muthanna Airstrips
Al-Qādisiyyah Airstrips
An Najaf Airstrips

Arbil Airstrips
Babil Airstrips
Baghdad Airstrips
Dhi Qar Airstrips
Diyala Airstrips

Duhok Airstrips
Karbala Airstrips
Kirkuk Airstrips
Maysan Airstrips
Ninawa Airstrips

Salah ad Din Airstrips
Sulaymaniyah Airstrips
Wasit Airstrips

 

Road Network 41,716.2 km
Rail Network 2,138 km
Corruption

Rating

171/177
Security

Rating

45% (Highly Dangerous Business environment)

 

 

 

 


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