What subdiscipline of geography deals with the distribution and growth of spatial demography in a country, region or realm population geography why is the arithmetic density and physiologic density so different for pakistan. Pakistan facts and culture food and recipes: whenever possible, southern asia, bordering the arabian sea, between india on the east and iran and afghanistan on the west and china in the north language all countries afghanistan akrotiri. South asia contains seven nations: india, pakistan, nepal, bhutan, bangladesh, sri lanka, and maldives the combined area of these seven nations is approximately 17 million square miles, and it contains 13 billion people. East asian culture east asia is an area usually considered to include china, japan, north korea, and south korea these countries all have their own distinct cultures but they do have a few. Geo-political overview of south asian sub-continent south asia is a macro-geographical region wherein various countries in close geographical proximity share certain commonality of interests these interests could incorporate a whole gamut of historical, geographical, economic, political, social and cultural aspects1 in fact it is a region.
Asia is the largest of the world’s continents, covering approximately 30 percent of the earth’s land area it is also the world’s most populous continent, with roughly 60 percent of the total population the geographic term “asia” was originally used by ancient greeks to describe the. Guide to pakistan and pakistani culture, society, religion, language, etiquette, manners, southern asia, bordering afghanistan 2,430 km, china 523 km, india take the culture vulture's quiz on pakistan and see how much you have learnt about the country, its people and culture if you can score above 85% then you know your stuff our work. Asia is made up of 48 countries that are all members of the united nations a further 12 asian countries are not members of the united nations, six of which are dependent territories asia is the largest continent in the world, both in terms of area and population asia accounts for about 30 percent. Pakistan is positioned in the middle east, a recognized geographical region of southwestern asia, and is situated in both the northern and eastern hemispheres pakistan is bordered by the countries of afghanistan , china , india and iran , as well as the arabian sea.
The country's east wing, or east pakistan, became the independent state of bangladesh in december 1971 pakistan occupies a position of great geostrategic importance, bordered by iran on the west, afghanistan on the northwest, china on the northeast, india on the east, and the arabian sea on the south. Earlier this week, the well-known geopolitical analyst robert kaplan wrote an interesting article about south asian geopolitics entitled ‘rearranging the subcontinent’ kaplan is the author of. Pakistan was also seeking a government in kabul that did not indulge ethno-nationalists issues inside pakistan, and question the duran line as the boundary between the two countries the taliban, with pakistani and saudi backing, proved very capable, conquering kandahar in 1994, kabul in 1996, and most of the rest of the country by 1998. Asia facts our asia facts for kids shall provide lots of interesting and fun facts on the asian continent asia is the largest continent of our planet, both in size and also when we consider the population. Documentry on pakistan national geographic documentry on pakistandocumentary films constitute a broad category of nonfictional motion pictures intended to document some aspect of reality.
The office of public affairs (opa) is the single point of contact for all inquiries about the central intelligence agency (cia) we read every letter or e-mail we receive, and we will convey your comments to cia officials outside opa as appropriate. South asia is sometimes mistakenly confused with southeast asia, however, the two are different subregions in asia the countries in south asia aside from the indian subcontinent, there aren’t any hard geological boundaries with which to define south asia. Geographic historic and cultural factors describe the farms of nepal and bhutan farmers practice terrace farming, making use of every inch of arable land on the steep slopes.
Regional overview common past: pakistan and bangladesh both have some of the same cultural heritage as india these two countries occupy parts of the major lowlands of southern asia. The countries of south asia include sri lanka, india, bangladesh, bhutan, nepal, pakistan, and the maldives lahore is the cultural center of pakistan and is home to the university of the punjab and many magnificent mosques and palaces built during its early history south asia’s physical geography—an overview of its physical. South asia has experienced a long period of robust economic growth, averaging 6% a year over the past 20 years this strong growth has translated into declining poverty and impressive improvements in human development. The purpose of this lecture is to introduce students to the main geographical features of southeast asia the list below presents 1990 census information and a few characteristics of each country. The asian development bank (adb) is committed to achieving a prosperous, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable asia and the pacific, while sustaining its efforts to eradicate extreme poverty.
Pakistan lies at the collision point between the indian and asian tectonic plates as a result, much of the country consists of rugged mountains the area of pakistan is 880,940 square km (340,133 square miles. Zstrong cultural regionalism india new delhi pakistan islamabad bangladeshbangladesh dhaka nepal kathmandu bhutan thimphu sri lankasri lanka za poor country that supports a large military large military establishment world geography lesson 9 south asiappt. Overview: kazakhstan is the largest of all the ex-soviet central asian countries it is the homeland of the kazakhs (not to be confused with the similar-sounding slavic cossacks) who are a nomadic turkic-speaking people with strong mongol cultural influences falconry, especially eagle falconry, and horsemanship are very popular among the kazakhs. Asia’s physical geography, environment and resources, the countries that border the gulf have engaged in a number of disputes over this rich resource asia’s diverse physical and cultural landscape has dictated the way animals have been domesticated.
South asia or southern asia, is a term used to represent the southern region of the asian continent, which comprises the sub-himalayan saarc countries and, for some authorities, adjoining countries to the west and east.