Today we are discussing the top 10 most populated cities in Pakistan. According to area Pakistan world’s 37th largest country but according to population, Pakistan comes at 7th. A very small country with a very large population.
Top 10 Most populated cities of Pakistan
Karachi is the capital of province Sindh and the most populous city of Pakistan and 6th most populous city in the world. According to the UN report, 2017 Karachi’s population counted 14.91 million.
Lahore stands at the 2nd position is Pakistan and 14th position in the world according to its population. According to UN report 2017, its population counted11.13 million.
Faislabad come at 3rd position with 3.204 million population in Pakistan. It was the very first planned city by British india.
According to a UN report, 2017 Rawalpindi having 2.098 million population. Its historic landmark makes it famous among tourists.
Gujranwala comes at 7th position with the population 2.027 million (2017) UN. It is he third largest industrial place after Karachi and lahore.
Peshawar population counted 1.97 million (2017) according to UN. Is is the oldest city of Pakistan.
Multan also known as the city of saints. Its population is 1.872 million (2017) UN. The is along with the UCH and having large no of sufi shrines.
Hyderabad located 140 KM east away of karachi. Its populations 1.733 million (2017) UN. once it was also known for pearl and diamond trading.
Islamabad is capital of Pakistan. It is the first planned city of Pakistan and built in 1960. Now having population of 1.015 million (2017) UN. Islamabad is also known for its green beauty and 2nd most beautiful capital of the world.
Quetta is having a population of 1.001 million (2017) UN. this city is famous for fruits and dry fruits.