Pakistan

FeatureValueUnitSource / Year
CapitalIslamabadAuswärtiges Amt
Currency1 Euro = approx. 124 PKR
(As of: 25.10.2017)
Pak Rupee (PKR)Auswärtiges Amt / 2017
Area796 000km²Auswärtiges Amt / 2017
Population193 203 500Statistisches Bundesamt / 2016
Population Density251Persons per km²Statistisches Bundesamt / 2016
Population
below the age of 15
34,9% of total populationStatistisches Bundesamt / 2016
Population Growthapprox. 2,1%Auswärtiges Amt / 2017
Average Income per Capita1 468US $Statistisches Bundesamt / 2016
Minimum Wage10 000 (approx. 81 €, as of: 25.10.2017)Pak RupeeMinimum wages in the global garment industry (ILO) / 2015
Proceeds from Export20 533 792 833US $UN Comtrade Data Base / 2016
Export Goods (Top 3)1. Household Linens
2. Rice
3. Clothing
WTO Statistics Database / 2016
Most important Export Countries (Textile Sector)1. USA
2. Great Britain
3. Spain
UN Comtrade Data Base / 2016¹
Export Volume Clothing4 600 491 911US $UN Comtrade Data Base / 2016¹
Growth of Clothing Sector + 34Change (in %)UN Comtrade Data Base / 2010-2016¹
Share of textile and clothing exports in total exports of the country60,42Share (in %)ITC Trade Map / 2016²
Share of textile and clothing exports in total global textile and clothing sector exports1,64Share (in %)ITC Trade Map / 2016²
Employees in the Textile and Clothing Industry501 045UNIDO Statistics Data Portal / 2006³
Corruption Index126Rank (of 174 countries)Corruption Perceptions Index (Transparency International) / 2014
„Ease of doing business“144Rank (of 190 countries)Doing Business Report (World bank) / 2017

Sources: 

¹ “HS-Code 61 – Apparel and Clothing accessoires – knitted or crocheted” and “HS-Code 62 – Apparel and Clothing accessoires – not knitted or crocheted”.
² HS Product Code 50-63, including raw materials and semifinished products (e.g.cotton, synthetic fibers, yarns).
³ ISIC Codes 17 and 18.