Geopolitical map of Iraq

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CapitalPopulationArea
Baghdad 29,671,605 437,072
Country codePhone CodeLocal HourTime zone
IQ +964 23:37:41 Asia/Baghdad
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6 countries share a border with Iraq

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Some data about Iraq

Iraq is a country of 29,671,605 inhabitants, with an area of ​437,072 km2, its capital is Baghdad and its time zone is "Asia/Baghdad". Its ISO code is "IQ" in 2 positions and "IRQ" in 3 positions.

To be able to make a telephone call to Iraq, you must dial your telephone code, which is 964. The currency used in Iraq is the "Dinar" (IQD).

The administrative subdivision of Iraq (administrative division) is made up of 18 Muḥāfażah (level 1) and 103 Qadhas (level 2). Iraq has 27 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants and 5 cities with more than one million inhabitants.

Above you have a geopolitical map of Iraq with a precise legend on its biggest cities, its road network, its airports, railways and waterways. Do not hesitate to click on the map of Iraq to access a zoom level and finer details.

Iraq shares borders with Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Syria and Turkey.

Proportion of cities by number of inhabitants in Iraq

Number of cities by importance (population) in Iraq. Considering cities with a population of more than 100 000, 200 000, 500 000 and 1 million inhabitants, with the percentage of the population that these cities represent.

> 100k inhabitants > 200k inhabitants > 500k inhabitants > 1 million inhabitants
27 18 9 5
78.0 % 73.9 % 63.3 % 52.7 %
  • The 27 most important cities represent 78.0% of the entire population
  • The 18 most important cities represent 73.9% of the entire population
  • The 9 most important cities represent 63.3% of the entire population
  • The 5 most important cities represent 52.7% of the entire population

Administrative division of Iraq

Administrative subdivisionsAdministrative level
18 Muḥāfażah1
103 Qadhas2

List of first-order administrative division in Iraq

  • Muḩāfaz̧at al Muthanná
  • Muḩāfaz̧at al Qādisīyah
  • An Najaf
  • Muḩāfaz̧at al Anbār
  • Muḩāfaz̧at Arbīl
  • Muḩāfaz̧at as Sulaymānīyah
  • Muḩāfaz̧at Bābil
  • Muḩāfaz̧at Baghdād
  • Muḩāfaz̧at al Başrah
  • Dihok
  • Muḩāfaz̧at Dhī Qār
  • Diyālá
  • Muḩāfaz̧at Karbalā’
  • Muḩāfaz̧at Kirkūk
  • Muḩāfaz̧at Maysān
  • Muḩāfaz̧at Nīnawá
  • Muhafazat Salah ad Din
  • Muhafazat Wasit

List of major cities of Iraq

  • Baghdad7 216 000 inhabitants
  • Basrah2 600 000 inhabitants
  • Al Mawşil al Jadīdah2 065 597 inhabitants
  • Al Başrah al Qadīmah2 015 483 inhabitants
  • Mosul1 739 800 inhabitants
  • Erbil932 800 inhabitants
  • Abū Ghurayb900 000 inhabitants
  • As Sulaymānīyah723 170 inhabitants
  • Kirkuk601 433 inhabitants
  • Najaf482 576 inhabitants
  • Karbala434 450 inhabitants
  • Nasiriyah400 249 inhabitants
  • Al ‘Amārah323 302 inhabitants
  • Ad Dīwānīyah318 801 inhabitants
  • Al Kūt315 162 inhabitants
  • Al Ḩillah289 709 inhabitants
  • Dihok284 000 inhabitants
  • Ramadi274 539 inhabitants
  • Al Fallūjah190 159 inhabitants
  • Sāmarrā’158 508 inhabitants
  • As Samawah152 890 inhabitants
  • Baqubah152 550 inhabitants
  • Sīnah128 776 inhabitants
  • Az Zubayr122 676 inhabitants
  • Kufa110 000 inhabitants
  • Umm Qaşr107 620 inhabitants
  • Al Fāw104 569 inhabitants
  • Zaxo95 052 inhabitants
  • Al Hārithah92 395 inhabitants
  • Ash Shaţrah82 732 inhabitants
  • Al Ḩayy78 272 inhabitants
  • Jamjamāl75 634 inhabitants
  • Khāliş70 046 inhabitants
  • Tozkhurmato59 886 inhabitants
  • Ash Shāmīyah57 661 inhabitants
  • Al Hindīyah57 490 inhabitants
  • Ḩalabjah57 333 inhabitants
  • Al Miqdādīyah50 698 inhabitants
  • Al-Hamdaniya50 000 inhabitants
  • Ar Rumaythah47 248 inhabitants