Iraq Iraq: 5,438 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Iraq is a country in Western Asia.
With 39,34 million people Iraq has the 36th highest population in the world. With 4,55 births per women Iraq has a high fertility rate in the international comparison. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Iraq in the year 2050 will rise to 81,49 million and in the year 2100 to 155,56 million. The life expectency in Iraq is 69,2 years.

Iraq has an area of 435.050 sq. km and ranks 56th among all countries in the world. The borderline with its neighboring countries totals 3.650 km. In addition, it has a coastline (length between land and sea including islands) of 58 km.

The gross domestic product in the year 2016 was 171,49 billion US $ and ranks 53th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita totals 4.610 US $ and is therefore in the in the middle in the international comparison. With a debt level of 28,6 % of the GDP Iraq ranks among the countries with a low debt level. Die unemployment rate in the year 2017 amounts to 14,8 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1945
ISO country code IQ
Internet Domain .iq
License plate IRQ
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Iraq

All datasets for Iraq by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (126)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (214)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (3,821)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (776)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Patent applications, residents
High-tech exports (% of manufactured exports)
Geography and Agriculture (471)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (30)
Internet users
Merchant marine
Mobile phones