Islamabad Urdu: اسلام آباد, Islāmābād, Urdu pronunciation: [ɪsˌlɑːmɑˈbɑːd̪]) is the capital city of Pakistan located within the federal Islamabad Capital Territory. With a population of two million, it is the 10th largest city of Pakistan, while the larger Islamabad-Rawalpindi metropolitan area is the third largest in Pakistan with a population exceeding five million. The city is the political seat of Pakistan and is administered by the Islamabad Metropolitan Corporation, supported by the Capital Development Authority (CDA).
Islamabad is located in the Pothohar Plateau in the northeastern part of the country, between Rawalpindi District and the Margalla Hills National Park to the north. The region has historically been a part of the crossroads of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with the Margalla Pass acting as the gateway between the two regions.
Islamabad was built during the 1960s to replace Karachi as Pakistan’s capital. The city’s master-plan divides the city into eight zones, including administrative, diplomatic enclave, residential areas, educational sectors, industrial sectors, commercial areas, and rural and green areas. The city is known for the presence of several parks and forests, including the Margalla Hills National Park and Shakarparian Park. The city is home to several landmarks, including the Faisal Mosque, the largest mosque in South Asia and the fourth largest in the world. Other landmarks include the Pakistan’s National Monument and Democracy Square.
Islamabad is a beta- world city; it is categorised as very high on the Human Development Index, the highest in the country. The city has the highest cost of living in Pakistan, and its population is dominated by middle and upper middle class citizens. The city is home to sixteen universities, including the Quaid-e-Azam University and NUST. The city is one of the safest in Pakistan, and has an expansive surveillance system with 1,900 CCTV cameras.
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New York City, Clockwise, from top: Midtown Manhattan, Times Square, the Unisphere in Queens, the Brooklyn Bridge, Lower Manhattan with One World Trade Center, Central Park, the home office of the United Nations, and the Statue of Liberty
Clockwise, from top: Midtown Manhattan, Times Square, the Unisphere in Queens, the Brooklyn Bridge, Lower Manhattan with One World Trade Center, Central Park, the home office of the United Nations, and the Statue of Liberty
The City of New York, frequently called New York City or essentially New York, is the most crowded city in the United States. With an expected 2015 populace of 8,550,405 circulated over a land zone of around 302.6 square miles (784 km2), New York City is additionally the most thickly populated real city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the condition of New York, the city is the focal point of the New York metropolitan territory, a standout amongst the most crowded urban agglomerations in the world. A worldwide power city, New York City applies a critical effect upon trade, back, media, workmanship, mold, examine, innovation, instruction, and amusement, its quick pace characterizing the term New York minute. Home to the home office of the United Nations, New York is an imperative community for universal diplomacy and has been depicted as the social and budgetary capital of the world.
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Consumer Prices Including Rent in New York, NY are 360.68% higher than in Islamabad
Rent Prices in New York, NY are 1,005.16% higher than in Islamabad
Local Purchasing Power in New York, NY is 207.99% higher than in Islamabad
Restaurant Prices in New York, NY are 324.46% higher than in Islamabad
Groceries Prices in New York, NY are 222.68% higher than in Islamabad
Consumer Prices in New York, NY are 195.16% higher than in Islamabad
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