Location: Middle East, bordering the Persian Gulf, between Iran and Kuwait
Government: Republic of Iraq
Currency: Iraqi dinars (IQD)
Area: 438,317 sq km
Population: 39,650,145 (July 2021 est.)
Languages: Arabic (official), Kurdish (official), Turkmen (a Turkish dialect), Syriac (Neo-Aramaic), and Armenian are official in areas where native speakers of these languages constitute a majority of the population
Religion: Muslim (official) 95-98% (Shia 64-69%, Sunni 29-34%), Christian 1% (includes Catholic, Orthodox, Protestant, Assyrian Church of the East), other 1-4% (2015 est.)
Tel Code: +964
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