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Iraq

The population of the provinces and province capitals of the Republic of Iraq.

Governorates & Regions

NameAbbr.StatusNativeCapitalArea
A-L (km²)
Population
C 1977-10-17
Population
C 1987-10-17
Population
C 1997-10-17
Population
P 2011-07-01
Population
E 2014-01-01
IraqIRQ العراقBaghdād434,12812,000,49716,335,19822,046,24433,330,50036,004,600
Al-Anbār {Al-Anbar}ANBGovالانبارAr-Ramādī138,501466,100820,6901,023,7361,561,4001,675,60013850100
Al-Baṣrah [Basra] {Al-Basrah}BSRGovالبصرةAl-Baṣrah19,0701,008,600872,1761,556,4452,532,0002,774,6001907000
Al-Muthannā {Al-Muthanna}MTNGovالمثنىAs-Samāwah51,740215,600315,815436,825719,100770,5005174000
Al-Qādisiyah [Qadisiyyah] {Al-Qadisiyah}QADGovالقادسيةAd-Dīwānīyah8,153423,000559,805751,3311,134,3001,220,300815300
An-NajafNJFGovالنجفAn-Najaf28,824389,700590,078775,0421,285,5001,389,5002882400
Arbīl (Erbil, Irbil) {Arbil}ARBARegاربيلArbīl14,471541,500770,4391,095,9921,612,7001,749,9001447100
As-Sulaymānīyah (incl. Halabjah) {As-Sulaymaniyah}SLMARegالسليمانيةAs-Sulaymānīyah17,023690,600951,7231,362,7391,878,8002,039,8001702300
Bābil [Babylon] {Babil}BABGovبابلAl-Ḥillah6,468592,0001,109,5741,181,7511,820,7001,953,200646800
Baghdād {Baghdad}BGDGovبغدادBaghdād7343,189,7003,841,2685,423,9647,055,2007,665,30073400
Dahūk [Dohuk] {Dahuk}DHKARegدهوكDahūk6,553250,600293,304402,9701,128,7001,220,400655300
Dhī Qār [Theqar] {Dhi Qar}DHIGovذي قارAn-Nāṣirīyah12,900623,000921,0661,184,7961,836,2001,979,6001290000
Diyālā {Diyala}DYLGovديالىBa'qūbah19,076587,800961,0731,135,2231,443,2001,548,5001907600
Karbalā' [Kerbala] {Karbala}KRBGovكربلاءKarbalā'5,034269,800469,282594,2351,066,6001,151,200503400
Kirkūk (At-Ta'mīn) {Kirkuk}KRKGovالتاميمKirkūk10,282495,400601,219753,1711,395,6001,508,9001028200
Maysān {Maysan}MYSGovميسانAl-'Amārah16,072372,600487,448637,126971,4001,050,6001607200
Nīnawā [Nineveh] {Ninawa}NINGovنينوىAl-Mawṣil37,3231,105,7001,479,4302,042,8523,270,4003,524,3003732300
Ṣalāḥ ad-Dīn [Saladin] {Salah ad-Din}SLDGovصلاح الدينTikrīt24,751363,800726,138904,4321,408,2001,509,2002475100
Wasiṭ {Wasit}WSTGovواسطAl-Kūt17,153415,100564,670783,6141,210,6001,303,1001715300

Major Cities

 NameAdm.Population
C UE 2011-07-01
1BaghdādBGD6,150,000
2Al-MawṣilNIN1,475,000
3Al-BaṣrahBSR1,200,000
4ArbīlARB1,025,000
5KirkūkKRK975,000
6As-SulaymānīyahSLM725,000
7Karbalā'KRB675,000
8An-NajafNJF675,000
9An-NāṣirīyahDHI525,000

Contents: Cities

NameNativeAdm.Population
C C 1987-10-17
Population
C UE 2011-07-01
Area
Ad-Dīwānīyah {Ad-Diwaniyah}الديوانيةQAD196,519400,0000
Al-'Amārah {Al-Amarah}العمارةMYS208,797400,0000
Al-Baṣrah [Basra] {Al-Basrah}البصرةBSR406,2961,200,0000
Al-Ḥillah {Al-Hillah}الحلةBAB268,834450,0000
Al-Kūt {Al-Kut}الكوتWST183,183400,0000
Al-Mawṣil [Mosul] {Al-Mawsil}الموصلNIN664,2211,475,0000
An-NajafالنجفNJF309,010675,0000
An-Nāṣirīyah {An-Nasiriyah}الناصريةDHI265,937525,0000
Arbīl [Erbil] {Arbil}اربيلARB485,9681,025,0000
Ar-Ramādī {Ar-Ramadi}الرماديANB192,556375,0000
As-Samāwah {As-Samawah}السماوةMTN75,000175,0000
As-Sulaymānīyah [Sulaymaniyah] {As-Sulaymaniyah}السليمانيةSLM364,096725,0000
Baghdād [Baghdad] {Baghdad}بغدادBGD3,841,2686,150,0000
Ba'qūbah {Baqubah}بعقوبةDYL115,000175,0000
Dahūk [Dohuk] {Dahuk}دهوكDHK...200,0000
Karbalā' {Karbala}كربلاءKRB296,705675,0000
Kirkūk [Kirkuk] {Kirkuk}كركوكKRK418,624975,0000
Tikrīt {Tikrit}تكريتSLD...100,0000