92 Country Code – Pakistan – 0092

92 is the country code for Pakistan.

Islamabad is the capital city of Pakistan.

How to Call Pakistan from Dubai (United Arab Emirates)

To call a telephone number in Pakistan from Dubai (United Arab Emirates):

  • Dial the international call prefix. For calls from Dubai (United Arab Emirates), this is 00 (or '+' from mobile phones).
  • Dial the country code for Pakistan - 92.
  • Dial the subscriber number, omitting the first zero if there is one.

Landlines – City/Area Codes in Pakistan

Landline phones in Pakistan are quite rare. Most people use mobile phones.

Area codes for a selection of cities in Pakistan are listed below:

  • Bahawalpur – 62
  • Dera Ghazi Khan – 64
  • Faisalabad – 41
  • Gujranwala – 55
  • Gujrat – 53
  • Hyderabad – 22
  • Islamabad – 51
  • Jhang – 47
  • Karachi – 21
  • Kasur – 49
  • Lahore – 42
  • Larkana – 74
  • Mardan – 937
  • Multan – 61
  • Nawabshah – 244
  • Okara – 44
  • Peshawar – 91
  • Quetta – 81
  • Rahim Yar Khan – 68
  • Rawalpindi – 51
  • Sahiwal – 40
  • Sargodha – 48
  • Sheikhupura – 56
  • Sialkot – 52
  • Sukkur – 71

A 0 prefix is used with the area code when calling a landline number from a different area within Pakistan or a Pakistani mobile.

Do not dial the 0 prefix or area code when telephoning from a landline in the same area.

Do not use the 0 prefix with the area code when calling from overseas.

For example, to make a call a number in Karachi XXXXXXX :

  • From a landline in Karachi dial XXXXXXX.
  • From a landline in Pakistan outside Karachi, dial 021-XXXXXXX.
  • From a mobile phone in Pakistan, dial 021-XXXXXXX.
  • From another country, dial the international call prefix (00/+), the country code for Pakistan (92), the area code without the 0, and then the subscriber number e.g. 00-92-21-XXXXXXX or +92-21-XXXXXXX.

Mobile Telephone Numbers in Pakistan

Mobile phone numbers in Pakistan are 10 digits long.

They begin with 3.

To call a mobile phone number in Pakistan from overseas, dial the international exit call prefix (00/+), the Pakistan country code (92), and then the subscriber number e.g. 00-92-3XXXXXXXXX or +92-3XXXXXXXXX.

To call a mobile phone number in Pakistan from within Pakistan, dial the prefix 0 and then the number e.g. 0-3XXXXXXXXX.

0092 +92 Pakistan Country Code
0092 +92 Pakistan Country Code

Mobile Phone Use in Pakistan

Data from the World Bank shows that in 2022 there were 81.75 mobile phone subscribers for every 100 people living in Pakistan.

In 2003 there were 1.44 mobile phone subscriptions for every 100 people living in Pakistan.

The table below shows how mobile phone subscription statistics have changed in recent years.

YearMobile Phone Subscriptions (per 100 People) in Pakistan
202281.75
202181.55
202077.30
201974.08
201870.08
201766.79
201663.92
201559.68
201465.19
201362.21
201259.42
201154.83
201051.01
200949.62
200847.34
200734.55
200619.38
20057.32
20042.94
20031.44

One of the most important factors in the increasing use of mobile phones in Pakistan is the increasing affordability of mobile phones. In the past, mobile phones were considered to be a luxury item, and only the wealthy could afford them. However, with the advent of cheaper mobile phone models, more and more people in Pakistan can afford a mobile phone.

Another factor that has contributed to the rise of mobile phones in Pakistan is their increasing utility. In the past, mobile phones were primarily used for voice calls. However, with the advent of smartphones, mobile phone users are now able to use their phones for a variety of tasks, such as browsing the Internet, checking email, and even playing games.

Fixed-Line Use in Pakistan

According to the World Bank, there were 1.19 fixed-line (landline) phone subscribers per 100 people in 2022.

In 2003 there were 2.43 fixed-line telephone subscriptions for every 100 people living in Pakistan.

Landline telephone subscription statistics by year for Pakistan are shown in the table below.

YearLandline Telephone Subscriptions (per 100 People) in Pakistan
20221.19
20211.22
20201.27
20191.24
20181.34
20171.36
20161.45
20151.68
20142.35
20133.10
20122.90
20112.88
20103.13
20093.23
20082.38
20072.64
20062.94
20053.00
20042.64
20032.43

Time Difference

When calling Pakistan from the United Arab Emirates, please note there is a time difference between Pakistan and the UAE.

The current time in the UAE is . The date is .

The time in Pakistan is now . The date is .

The time difference between UAE and Pakistan is 1 hour.

Exchange Rate

The official currency of Pakistan is the Pakistani rupee (PKR).

Current exchange rates between the UAE dirham and the Pakistani rupee (PKR to AED, AED to PKR) are:

  • 1 Pakistani rupee (PKR) = 0.013 AED
  • 1 UAE dirham (AED) = 75.84 PKR

Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .

Useful Information

Pakistan is a huge country in South Asia.  It is bordered by India, Iran, Afghanistan, and China. The Arabian Sea lies off the southern coastline.

The capital of Pakistan is Islamabad. Karachi is the city with the biggest population.

Pakistan was created in 1947 with the partition of India at the end of British rule.

Official languages are Urdu and English. English is used in the courts and education system.

Islam is the official religion. Almost all Pakistanis are Muslim. The majority are Sunni.

Pakistan is one of a handful of states that has nuclear weapons.

According to the World Bank, in 2022 the population of Pakistan was 235,824,862.

In 2003, the population was 166,876,680. Over the last 20 years, the population grew by 68,948,182 (41.3%).

The total population by year for Pakistan is shown in the table below.

YearTotal Population of Pakistan
2022235,824,862
2021231,402,117
2020227,196,741
2019223,293,280
2018219,731,479
2017216,379,655
2016213,524,840
2015210,969,298
2014208,251,628
2013205,337,562
2012202,205,861
2011198,602,738
2010194,454,498
2009190,123,222
2008185,931,955
2007181,924,521
2006178,069,984
2005174,372,098
2004170,648,620
2003166,876,680

Useful information about Pakistan:

  • Two-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-2): PK
  • Three-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-3): PAK
  • Region: Asia
  • Sub-region: Southern Asia
  • Capital: Islamabad
  • Area: 881,912 square km
  • Language(s): Urdu, English
  • Borders: Afghanistan, China, India, Iran

Map of Pakistan

The location of Pakistan can be seen on the map below.

Map showing location of Pakistan
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