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Iraq overview

Iraq is a country in Asia and his population is 29,671,605 inhabitants over an area of 437,072 km2. Iraq capital is Baghdad and his main time zone (in capitale) is Asia/Baghdad.

Iraq iso 3166 codes are IQ (alpha-2), IRQ (alpha-3) and 368 (numeric). Iraq FIPS code is IZ. Iraq currency is Dinar and the dialing code is +964.

Iraq postal format is : 99999 (Postal code).

Administrative divisions in Iraq : 18 Muḥāfażah (Governorates), 103 Qadhas (Districts).

Largest cities in Iraq are : Baghdad, Al Başrah, Al Mawşil al Jadīdah, Al Başrah al Qadīmah, Mosul, Erbil, Abū Ghurayb, As Sulaymānīyah, Kirkuk, An Najaf.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Baghdad
Population :
29,671,605
Area :
437,072 km2
Iso code :
IQ
dialing code :
964
Currency :
Dinar

Largest cities in Iraq

CountryIraq
ContinentAsia
CapitalBaghdad
Iso codesIQ / IRQ / 368
Time zoneAsia/Baghdad
Total area437,072 km2
Dialing code+964
CurrencyDinar
Internet tld.iq
Postal format 99999
GDP222 billion dollars
GDP per capita7,475 dollars
Neighbours countriesIran, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey.

Iraq administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Muḥāfażah (Governorates) Level 118
Qadhas (Districts) Level 2103

Spoken languages in Iraq

Airports near Baghdad (Capital of Iraq)

AirportCityDistance
Rasheed Air Base11 km
Baghdad International AirportBaghdad18 km
Al Taji Army Air FieldTaji24 km
Joint Base BaladBalad67 km
Al Taqaddum Air BaseAl Habbaniyah75 km
Samarra East Air Base93 km
Salum Air Base97 km
Ubaydah Bin Al Jarrah AirportAl Cut159 km
Al Sahra Army Air FieldTikrit168 km
Tuz Khurmatu Air Base178 km

Iraq first administrative level


Largest cities in Iraq

CityPopulationDistance from Baghdad
Baghdad5,672,5130 km
Al Başrah2,600,000448 km
Al Mawşil al Jadīdah2,065,597354 km
Al Başrah al Qadīmah2,015,483451 km
Mosul1,739,800353 km
Erbil932,800319 km
Abū Ghurayb900,00020 km
As Sulaymānīyah723,170265 km
Kirkuk601,433237 km
An Najaf482,576146 km
Karbala434,45088 km
An Nāşirīyah400,249308 km
Al ‘Amārah323,302307 km
Ad Dīwānīyah318,801158 km
Al Kūt315,162161 km
Al Ḩillah289,70998 km
Dihok284,000413 km
Ramadi274,539102 km
Al Fallūjah190,15957 km
Sāmarrā’158,508106 km
As Samawah152,890239 km
Baqubah152,55050 km
Sīnah128,776405 km
Az Zubayr122,676453 km
Kufa110,000144 km
Umm Qaşr107,620496 km
Al Fāw104,569538 km
Zaxo95,052452 km
Al Hārithah92,395441 km
Ash Shaţrah82,732272 km
Al Ḩayy78,272201 km
Jamjamāl75,634247 km
Khāliş70,04653 km
Tozkhurmato59,886174 km
Ash Shāmīyah57,661155 km
Al Hindīyah57,49090 km
Ḩalabjah57,333251 km
Al Miqdādīyah50,69887 km
Al-Hamdaniya50,000339 km
Ar Rumaythah47,248215 km
Koysinceq44,987306 km
Al ‘Azīzīyah44,75178 km
Al Musayyib42,90163 km
Tikrīt42,477157 km
Aş Şuwayrah42,35458 km
Balad42,08879 km
Sinjār38,294404 km
Imam Qasim36,992119 km
Bayjī36,454196 km
Hīt31,901150 km
Ḩadīthah30,925207 km
Nahiyat Ghammas30,909179 km
Nāḩīyat Saddat al Hindīyah30,62271 km
Kifrī30,143159 km
Mandalī29,785116 km
Baynjiwayn27,116291 km
Ad Dujayl26,36258 km
Tallkayf23,524370 km
Al Mishkhāb23,189171 km
‘Aqrah23,000381 km
Ruwāndiz22,943364 km
Nāḩiyat ash Shināfīyah22,643197 km
Ar Ruţbah22,370385 km
‘Afak21,888163 km
Nāḩiyat al Fuhūd21,551343 km
Rāwah20,580262 km
‘Anat al Qadīmah19,719260 km
‘Alī al Gharbī19,711235 km
Zāwītah0413 km
Dāqūq0200 km
Tall ‘Afar0382 km
Sūq ash Shuyūkh0334 km
Saymayl0416 km
‘Ayn Tamr0121 km
Ash Sharqāt0265 km
Shaqlāwah0341 km
Seyid Sadiq0261 km
Ṟaniye0327 km
Qeredagh0237 km
Qal‘at Şāliḩ0338 km
Qeładizê0324 km
Mêrgasur0390 km
Mawet0300 km
Mexmur0281 km
Khānaqīn0145 km
Kelar0166 km
Xebat0333 km
Dukan0293 km
Soran0369 km
Dibis0262 km
Chwarta0287 km
Al Jabāyish0360 km
Bāmarnī0433 km
Baladrūz074 km
Badrah0145 km
Ash Shaykhān0386 km
Aţ Ţārmīyah037 km
As Salmān0316 km
Ar Rifā‘ī0241 km
An Nu‘mānīyah0129 km


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