Overview - Iraq

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Capital:Baghdad
Area:437,072 km²
Population:26,783,383 (2006 estimate)
Language(s):Arabic, Kurdish, Assyrian, Armenian
Religion(s):Muslim (Shi'a 60%-65%, Sunni 32%-37%) - 97%, Christian and others - 3%.
Ethnic Group(s):Arab - 75-80%, Kurdish - 15-20%, Turkoman, Assyrian and others - 5%.