Pakistan Country Profile

 Area
  796,095 sq km (307,374 sq mi)
 Capital
  Islamabad
 Nationality
  Pakistani
 Population
  187.3 million
 Languages
  Punjabi 48%, Sindhi 12%, Siraiki (a Punjabi variant) 10%, Pashtu 8%, Urdu (official) 8%, Balochi 3%, Hindko 2%, Brahui 1%, English (official; lingua franca of Pakistani elite and most government ministries), Burushaski and other 8%
 Religions
  Muslim 95% (Sunni 75%, Shi'a 20%), other (includes Christian and Hindu) 5%
 Literacy
  49.9%
 Gross National Income (per capita)
  US$ 1,000 (WorldBank)
 Currency
  Pakistani rupee (PKR); 85 rupees = 1 US$
 Climate
  mostly hot, dry desert; temperate in northwest; arctic in north
 Exports—commodities
  textiles (garments, bed linen, cotton cloth, yarn), rice, leather goods, sports goods, chemicals, manufactures, carpets and rugs
 
  All data (except GNI) taken from CIA World Factbook

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Church Statistics
The Church of the Nazarene began work in Pakistan in 1995.

Districts: 1
Organized Churches: number not known
Mission Churches: number not known
Members: 21,593
Ordained Elders: 13
Licensed Ministers: 9
Lay Pastors: 70
JESUS Film Teams: 14
Statistics correct as of April 2015

 

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