CAPITAL: Islamabad; 1.365 million

POPULATION: 199,085,847

GDP per capita: $ 4,700

LANGUAGE: Punjabi, Sindhi, Siraiki, Pashtu, Urdu, English

RELIGION: Sunni and Shiite Muslim, Christian, Hindu


More than 50% of the world's footballs are made in Pakistan. 60 million hand-stitched footballs are produced by small firms in Sialkot in Pakistan.

42 million official ‘Brazuca’ footballs were exported to Brazil for the FIFA World Cup in 2014.

Even NASA tested the football and declared it the best football ever made.